Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel says independent review of Jussie Smollett case will bring clarity: 'There are more questions than there are answers.'
Cook County State's Attorney Kim Foxx should not step down over her handling of the Jussie Smollett investigation, Mayor Rahm Emanuel reiterated Wednesday, but he said it's...
18 hours ago - Chicago Tribune
Community groups to sue over Lincoln Yards tax subsidy
Community groups opposed to a tax subsidy tied to the Lincoln Yards development will sue the city to try to stop the deal, they announced Tuesday. The Grassroots Collaborative...
1 day ago - Chicago Tribune
Partnership signed between Chicago, Israeli nonprofit
Outgoing Mayor Rahm Emanuel has agreed to create a partnership between technology and innovation ecosystems with the city of Chicago and an Israeli nonprofit. The Chicago...
2 days ago - Miami Herald
A day in the life of Playboy's Playmate of the Year, who wakes up at 7:30 a.m., works out with a private trainer twice a week, and helps run a non-profit for women
Jordan Emanuel is Playboy's 2019 Playmate of the Year. She also works as a Playboy Bunny at the recently opened Playboy Club in New York City . Emanuel wakes up at 7:30 a.m...
3 days ago - Business Insider
Ion Izagirre wins Tour of the Basque Country
EIBAR, Spain - Ion Izagirre has won the Tour of the Basque Country after overcoming a deficit of almost one minute on Saturday. The Spaniard started the day in second place...
4 days ago - The Seattle Times
Chicago's New Mayor Changes Her Tune On Jussie Smollett Case: ‘This Doesn't Rank As Any Matter Of Importance'
Just a couple weeks ago, newly elected Lori Lightfoot, the first Black woman and openly LGBT mayor of Chicago, appeared to be following Rahm Emanuel' s with a Jussie Smollett...
4 days ago - News One
The Spin: Ald. Edward Burke linked to new City Hall corruption charges | Kim Foxx asks for review in Smollett case | Rahm Emanuel has harsh response to President Trump
Another shoe dropped today in the feds' ongoing public corruption investigation at City Hall. This time, a Lake Forest developer named Charles Cui was indicted for allegedly...
5 days ago - Chicago Tribune - 2 articles
Cook County State's Attorney Asks for Review of Handling of Jussie Smollett Case
The Cook County state's attorney said Friday that she has asked the county's inspector general to review how her office handled “Empire” actor Jussie Smollett's criminal...
5 days ago - Time - 6 articles
Emanuel fires back at Trump over plan to release detained immigrants in sanctuary cities
President Donald Trump confirmed in tweets Friday reports that White House officials have considered releasing immigrant detainees in sanctuary cities in regions governed by...
5 days ago - Chicago Tribune - 8 articles
Rise in Congo Ebola cases sparks new fears of epidemic
GENEVA - A top Red Cross official said Friday he's “more concerned than I have ever been” about the possible regional spread of the Ebola virus after a new spike in cases, as...
5 days ago - New York Post
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Diver who helped save Thai soccer team is rescued from Tennessee cave
Josh Bratchley was found in an air pocket in the flooded cave.
North Korea says it tested new weapon, wants Secretary of State Mike Pompeo...
North Korea wants U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo replaced in nuclear negotiations, according to reports.
Justice Department to release two versions of redacted Mueller report
Two versions of the redacted special counsel report will be released - one to the public and another that some members of Congress will be allowed to view with fewer...
NYPD: Man with jugs of gasoline tried to enter St. Patrick's church
A 37-year-old man has been arrested.
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Here is what you need to know. The Mueller report is coming. Attorney General William Barr will hold a press conference at 9:30 a.m. ET to give his interpretation of special...
Man arrested with gas cans, lighters at St. Patrick's Cathedral in New York
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Attorney General William Barr will release the nearly 400-page report on the Russia investigation, with redactions.
We have a winner! Gambler sets another 1-day winnings record on 'Jeopardy!'
Before James Holzhauer's run, the previous episode record was $77,000
NFL schedule 2019: 5 dates to circle on your calendar
The NFL announced its schedule for the upcoming season Wednesday. Here are five other dates to circle on your calendar.
Kremlin says Kim Jong Un will visit Russia this month
MOSCOW - The Kremlin says North Korean leader Kim Jong Un will visit Russia later this month. It said in a brief statement Thursday that Kim will visit Russia “in the second...