Chicago Public School employees engaged in improper political activity, stole kids’ museum passes to sell online, smoked marijuana with students, and stole money meant for cheerleader uniforms, according to a year-long review.
The neighborhood with the largest concentration of gun carry permits in Chicago, Illinois is populated mostly by blacks and hispanics a Chicago Sun-Times report reveals.
Mayor Rahm Emanuel of Chicago is making amends for his past conflicts with union groups by inviting major labor leaders in the city to discuss economic strategies for resolving its $30 billion pension crisis.
Mayor Rahm Emanuel of Chicago is pushing the Illinois state legislature to approve a city-owned casino to help shore up the city’s broken pension system, but critics fear that it could soon become a handout to union supporters.
A Chicago man was able to shoot another who’d opened fire on a crowd of people in the city’s Logan Circle neighborhood on Friday night. The man who ended the shooting was in the area dropping off a customer from his Uber as the perpetrator began firing. Chicago officials said they will not be charging the Uber driver with any crimes since he was legally license to carry a firearm.