Emanuel On His Time As Mayor: 'We Got Our Game Back'"I am at fault for being impatient. I take it. I'm happy about that because sometimes a political system with a lot of fixed interests needs a little impatience in it."
Lincoln Yards and The 78 Get The Green Light From City CouncilLincoln Yards will soak up a as much as 900 million dollars in TIF subsidies, creating 6,000 housing units over its 70 acres. And The 78, a south of the Loop district along the Chicago River, could could consume up to 700 million in TIF funds, while creating 13 million square feet of residential and commercial space.
More New CPD Officers Are Hitting The Streets. But Are They Enough?For years, Mayor Emanuel and his first police superintendent, Garry McCarthy claimed Chicago didn't need more officers and that extra manpower needs could be handled through overtime. But as crime rose and overtime soared, Emanuel changed course, after firing McCarthy in the Laquan McDonald fallout.
CPD Officer Samuel Jimenez One Of Four Dead In Mercy Hospital Shooting"This tears at the soul of the city in the face and consequence of evil."
Chance The Rapper Goes Undercover As Lyft Driver To Raise Money For Chicago SchoolsChance the Rapper donned the most basic of disguises to trick Lyft riders, but it was all for a good cause.
CPD Unveils New Crime Tracking ToolsThe ACLU has expressed concerns about the license plate readers, specifically about the data that's collected and the potential for privacy violations.
Emanuel Slams Chicago Magazine Story On BauerThe police superintendent and the Fraternal Order of Police have both condemned the article.
A Power Play In Chicago's Mayoral RaceThree candidates are focusing their fire on one target: Mayor Rahm Emanuel.
Apple To Unveil New Education Product At Lane Tech EventApple has not announced what the product will be, but CNET has speculated they will launch a new cheaper version of the iPad.
McCarthy Running For Mayor?In an email to CBS 2 he wrote that it's not a secret that Chicagoans have asked him to run for mayor.