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City Council passes Lightfoot COVID-19 spending package despite objections over $281.5 million in federal funds previously spent on police

7 hours ago   |   Chicago Tribune

Mayor Lori Lightfoot got a federal COVID-19 spending package through the City Council on Friday, days after complaints from some aldermen about her earlier decision to use...
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Watervliet schools vaccinate staff against coronavirus

19 hours ago   |   Times Union

WATERVLIET - When the phone call came 48 hours ago that COVID-19 vaccine would be available for the city's school staff, Superintendent Lori Caplan didn't pause a moment and...
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Whitehall-Coplay superintendent to retire at end of school year after 32 years in district

1 day ago   |   The Morning Call

Lorie Hackett, superintendent of the Whitehall-Coplay School District, will retire at the end of the school year, rounding out a 32-year career in public education, all in the...
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‘The United States vs. Billie Holiday' Review: Singing for Her Life

1 day ago   |   NY Times

Lee Daniels's hectic biopic portrays the singer as a victim of abuse, addiction and government persecution.
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Hot mic catches Mayor Lori Lightfoot swearing during Chicago City Council meeting

2 days ago   |   ABC

Mayor Lightfoot is heard saying "You've gotta be kidding me" as Alderman Rossana Rodriguez-Sanchez wrapped up a message about Black History Month.
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Anjanette Young Ordinance, addressing CPD warrant reform, introduced in Chicago City Council

2 days ago   |   ABC

Anjanette Young's nightmare may soon change the way search warrants are planned and executed in the City of Chicago.
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Watch live: Lightfoot provides update after City Council meeting

2 days ago   |   Chicago Tribune

Mayor Lori Lightfoot provides an update after a meeting of the Chicago City Council. Watch live here.
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Anjanette Young Ordinance, addressing CPD warrant reform, introduced

2 days ago   |   ABC   |   2 articles

A warrant reform ordinance named after a woman whose home was wrongfully raided by Chicago police was introduced Wednesday.
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Lightfoot signs 'Welcoming City' ordinance, adds protections for immigrants in Chicago

Lightfoot signs 'Welcoming City' ordinance, adds protections for immigrants in Chicago

3 days ago   |   WGN TV

CHICAGO - Mayors, past and present, long described Chicago as a “Sanctuary City” for immigrants. But Tuesday amendments were made to the city's “Welcoming City” ordinance. The...
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Chicago's emergency travel order now requires 31 states to quarantine or negative test

Chicago's emergency travel order now requires 31 states to quarantine or negative test

3 days ago   |   WGN TV   |   3 articles

CHICAGO - The City of Chicago updated its COVID-19 restriction list on Tuesday. Mayor Lori Lightfoot's office eased travel restrictions on Indiana, Wisconsin and Michigan. The...
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No. 21 Loyola holds on to beat Southern Illinois 60-52

No. 21 Loyola holds on to beat Southern Illinois 60-52

CHICAGO - Marquise Kennedy scored 16 points, and No. 21 Loyola Chicago hung on to beat Southern Illinois 60-52 on Friday night. Read more ...

Richard Holzer sentenced to nearly 20 years in plot to bomb Colorado synagogue

Richard Holzer sentenced to nearly 20 years in plot to bomb Colorado synagogue

An avowed white supremacist was sentenced on Friday to 19-1/2 years in prison after pleading guilty months ago to a federal hate-crimes case stemming from a botched plot to... Read more ...

Shades of red: Thunder beat Hawks after uniform mix-up

Shades of red: Thunder beat Hawks after uniform mix-up

OKLAHOMA CITY - Shai Gilgeous-Alexander scored 24 points, and the Oklahoma City Thunder beat the Atlanta Hawks 118-109 on Friday night after changing uniforms at halftime... Read more ...

Devin Booker, Deandre Ayton help Suns rally to beat Bulls

Devin Booker, Deandre Ayton help Suns rally to beat Bulls

CHICAGO - Devin Booker and Deandre Ayton each scored 22 points and the Phoenix Suns rallied to beat the Chicago Bulls 106-97, on Friday night. Read more ...

Inbound Eisenhower shut down after man, woman shot on expressway

Inbound Eisenhower shut down after man, woman shot on expressway

CHICAGO - The inbound lanes of the Eisenhower Expressway have been shut down Friday night following a shooting that injured two people, according to Illinois State... Read more ...

Mass. doctor says J&J COVID-19 vaccine helps 'getting us back to the new normal'

Mass. doctor says J&J COVID-19 vaccine helps 'getting us back to the new normal'

South Shore Health's Dr. Simone Wildes says the Johnson & Johnson vaccine will significantly reduce hospitalizations and death. Read more ...

Lady Gaga's 2 French bulldogs recovered safely

Lady Gaga's 2 French bulldogs recovered safely

Lady Gaga's two French bulldogs, which were stolen by thieves who shot and wounded the dog walker, have been recovered unharmed. Read more ...

FBI pinpoints a single suspect in the death of US Capitol Police Officer...

FBI pinpoints a single suspect in the death of US Capitol Police Officer Brian Sicknick

Summary List Placement The FBI has narrowed in on a suspect in the death of Capitol Police Officer Brian Sicknick, The New York Times reported Friday. Sicknick was among the... Read more ...

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Deputies: Plane headed to Daytona Beach crashes, killing all 3 onboard

Deputies: Plane headed to Daytona Beach crashes, killing all 3 onboard

Officials said the Cessna 182 crashed shortly after taking off from Gainesville, Georgia, on a planned flight to Daytona Beach. Read more ...