The lawsuit is the latest effort by Chicago activists to force accountability on the Police Department for its handling of demonstrations.
Experts say timely testing is crucial to slowing the spread of COVID-19 so infected people can quickly quarantine.
Linda Diaz was one victim. Since the start of the pandemic, attitudes about the disease’s virulence have diverged — including within this close-knit Chicago family, even now.
Among the four people charged Wednesday was Michael McClain, a close confidante of Illinois House Speaker and Democratic boss Michael Madigan.
A committee of aldermen gave preliminary approval to Mayor Lori Lightfoot’s 2021 revenue package – including a nearly $94 million property tax hike.
The settlement comes as CPS is contending with lawsuits from other principals who charge they were wrongly dismissed.
City Hall’s efforts to expand testing and contact tracing come as coronavirus testing sites around the Chicago region report long lines.
Catholic schools have stayed in-person through the pandemic. It’s made Chicago Public Schools think it can do the same.
After nearly two years and a pair of deadly crashes, Chicago-based Boeing’s 737 Max has been cleared for flight — but it won’t hit the skies just yet.
After Thanksgiving break, most local colleges and universities plan to move all remaining classes online to help keep the virus at bay.