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Lightfoot’s election-year budget aims to boost spending on police and progressive measures without raising property taxes

Mayor Lori Lightfoot’s 2023 budget includes an increase in funding for the Chicago Police Department, boosted spending for abortion services and no property...

Sacheen Littlefeather, activist who declined Marlon Brando’s Oscar, dies

Sacheen Littlefeather, the actor and activist who declined Marlon Brando’s 1973 Academy Award for “The Godfather” on his behalf in an indelible protest...

Daywatch: Darren Bailey questions Gov. J.B. Pritzker’s patriotism

Good morning, Chicago.A state program intended to deliver equitable funding for Illinois school districts in low-income communities was lambasted by critics who are...

Latest microgrant plans show Chicago aldermen exploring more private security and, in one case, funding for Catholic schools

The $100,000 sweetener that Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot offered each alderman under her 2022 budget — to spend in their wards with wide...

Illinois criticized over funding equity for low-income schools

A state program intended to deliver equitable funding for Illinois school districts in low-income communities was lambasted by critics who are asking...

Darren Bailey questions Gov. J.B. Pritzker’s patriotism

Republican governor candidate Darren Bailey on Sunday opened a new avenue in his attacks on Democratic Gov. J.B. Pritzker, questioning the patriotism of...

7-year-old shot Sunday morning in Roseland as family was headed to church, police say

A 7-year-old boy was shot Sunday morning in the Roseland neighborhood while in a vehicle with his family who was heading to a...

PHOTOS: Chicago pets blessed ahead of the Feast Day of St. Francis of Assisi

Father Ramil Fajardo performs a blessing of the pets with a dog named Simba on Oct. 2, 2022, at National Shrine of Saint...

Cops fatally shoot armed man in Old Town, police say

A man was killed in an exchange of gunfire with police officers in Old Town on Sunday morning, according to police.Officers were investigating...

Chicago White Sox manager Tony La Russa, 77, will reportedly announce his retirement Monday

Tony La Russa’s reboot as Chicago White Sox manager is ending as awkwardly as it began nearly two years ago.USA Today columnist Bob...

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Have you seen this man? Chesterfield Police searching for wanted fugitive

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Columbus police seek to ID persons of interest in fatal nightclub shooting

The Columbus Division of Police is asking for the public’s help to identify three persons of interest in a fatal shooting at an...

St. Mary’s Healthcare donates $5,000 for Thanksgiving Meals

AMSTERDAM, N.Y. (NEWS10) — The medical executive committee of St. Mary’s Healthcare voted to donate $5,000 to provide those in need with Thanksgiving...

Nearly 100 rescue cats and dogs flown from Florida to New Jersey after Ian

by: NBC News Channel Posted: Oct 3, 2022 / 12:59 PM EDT Updated: Oct 3, 2022 / 12:59 PM EDT TAMPA, Fla. (WFLA/NBC News Channel) –...