Body camera footage released Wednesday shows an officer killing Anthony Alvarez, 22, two days after a cop fatally shot Adam Toledo, 13.
Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot said she’s “quite closely” following the internal investigation into alleged sexual misconduct by park district lifeguards.
Anthony Alvarez was shot and killed on March 31 during a foot chase. Videos show he was armed but had his back turned.
The city’s rollout did not prioritize the residents, who face language barriers and poor access to health care, so the community opened its own clinics.
Chicago’s going to offer a “VaxPass” that would give vaccinated people access to concerts, entertainment and other free events.
U.S. health officials say fully vaccinated Americans don’t need to wear masks outdoors anymore unless they are in a big crowd of strangers, and those who are unvaccinated can go without a face covering outside in some cases, too.
Chicago Park District Is Investigating Claims Of Widespread Sexual Harassment, Assault Among Lifeguards
Confidential documents show the inspector general is looking into “allegedly toxic and dangerous” work environments at beaches and pools. In the most serious case so far, investigators say a 16-year-old was assaulted by a more senior lifeguard.
The anticipated loss reflects the state’s population slide reported in the latest census. Politicians are gearing up for the battle over who will be the odd-congressman-out.
The Illinois Predatory Lending Prevention Act will cap the interest rates of payday lenders in the state, but could have unintended consequences for communities of color.
In Chicago’s Cook County, where 91% of adults 65 and older have had at least one shot, the patients in the hospital these days are younger and do better.