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Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel leaves office for last time, political future uncertain

Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel left city hall for the last time Friday afternoon, ending his eight-year, often turbulent mayoral career. Continue reading

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Three arrested in murder of Chicago woman, 19, who was 9 months pregnant, cops say

Three people have been arrested and charged in connection with the death of a pregnant Chicago woman who was strangled before her baby was cut from her womb, authorities announced Thursday. Continue reading

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Body of woman, 19, who was 9 months pregnant is found in Chicago, authorities say

A body found on Chicago’s Southwest Side has been identified as that a 19-year-old woman who was nine months pregnant when she vanished three weeks ago, according to reports. Continue reading

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Chicago city leader arrested for allegedly filing false police report

One of Chicago’s aldermen is facing felony charges for allegedly falsely reporting that his Audi sedan had been stolen in January, police said. Continue reading

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4 alleged Chicago gang members indicted on federal conspiracy racketeering charges

Four alleged Chicago gang members have been indicted on federal racketeering conspiracy charges stemming from several deadly shootings. Continue reading

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Kim Foxx, Jussie Smollett case: Judge steps aside, won’t make special prosecutor decision

The Cook County judge set to decide whether a special prosecutor should be appointed to investigate why charges were dropped against “Empire” actor Jussie Smollett stepped aside Friday, saying he would allow another judge rule on the controversial case.  Continue reading

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Newborn found abandoned atop trash can in Chicago alley: officials

A newborn baby was found abandoned atop a garbage can in a Chicago alley after neighbors heard the infant’s cries from their apartment Tuesday afternoon, according to reports.  Continue reading

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Chicago protesters march against ‘racist’ police union, several arrested after obstructing traffic

Protesters holding signs accusing the Fraternal Order of Police of being racists gathered Monday in Chicago’s Union Park to not only slam the city’s police union but also demand criminal justice reform. Continue reading

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Chicago ‘car bomber’ sentence to be handed down Monday

Nearly 7 years after pressing the detonator on what he thought was a 1,000-pound car bomb outside a Chicago bar that would level the block and kill hundreds of people, Adel Daoud will learn his fate when he is sentenced in federal court Monday afternoo… Continue reading

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Expecting plea deal, Latin King facing shooting charges admits to second murder

A gang member facing charges for a fatal drive-by shooting in Chicago admitted to another murder, expecting a plea deal for cooperating as a witness, the Chicago Sun-Times according. Continue reading

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Another conflict of interest pops up in Kim Foxx’s handling of Jussie Smollett case

The Cook County judge set to decide Thursday whether a special prosecutor should be appointed to investigate why charges were dropped against “Empire” actor Jussie Smollett has a son who works in the state’s attorney’s office. Continue reading

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Kim Foxx fighting push to appoint special prosecutor to her handling of Smollett case

Chicago’s top prosecutor, who has been thrust in the national spotlight after dropping charges against embattled “Empire” actor Jussie Smollett, is fighting an effort to appoint a special prosecutor to investigate her office’s handling of the controver… Continue reading

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Citing Smollett, Cook County judge slams Kim Foxx’s office on double standard

A Cook County judge recently called out embattled State’s Attorney Kim Foxx for upholding a double standard by prosecuting a woman for filing a false police report after dropping similar charges against embattled “Empire” actor Jussie Smollett.  Continue reading

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Chicago police union president ‘looking for justice’ after Jussie Smollett charges dropped

As Chicago prepares for dueling rallies on Monday over the fallout from Cook County State’s Attorney Kim Foxx’s office to drop charges against “Empire� actor Jussie Smollett, the head of the city’s police union said he just wants justice in the c… Continue reading

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Chris Rock slams Jussie Smollett at NAACP awards: ‘What the hell was he thinking?’

Jussie Smollett might have been a no-show at Saturday night’s NAACP Image Awards but that didn’t stop comedian Chris Rock from blasting the “Empire” star. Continue reading

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