Rahm Emanuel

Ground broken on restaurant, e-commerce site in Chicago

Chicago officials have broken ground on an industrial project on the city's southwest side

eCommerce

Chance The Rapper ‘Expectin’ Resignation’ of Chicago Mayor

4:45 PM 07/20/2018<p>Superstar musician Chance the Rapper now controls a website that he vows will force Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel from office and “run …

Conservative View

Black Chicagoans Call For Mayor Rahm Emanuel Resignation

Chicago activists and residents are moving forward with their fight to force Mayor <b>Rahm Emanuel</b> to resign after the fatal police shooting of <b>Harith</b> …

Nelson Mandela

CPD recovers 5,000 illegal guns so far in 2018

While Chicago police prepared to announce the department's progress in getting illegal guns off the street, a man was critically injured in a …

Guns

Police have seized 5,100 illegal guns this year, Chicago officials say

CHICAGO — Chicago Police Supt. Eddie Johnson and Mayor Rahm Emanuel announced Friday that police have recovered 5,170 illegal guns so far in …

Guns

Protestors outside Mayor Rahm Emanuel's home demand justice for Harith Augustus

Five days after a Chicago police officer shot and killed Harith “Snoop” Augustus, protestors brought their cries for justice, and a letter laying out …

Chicago

Activists demanding justice after police shooting protest outside Emanuel's house

A large group of activists protested the latest Chicago police shooting in front of Mayor Rahm Emanuel's house Thursday morning.<p>The protesters are …

Police Shootings

Rahm Emanuel Ditches Meeting in Cafe When Confronted by Black Lives Matter Protesters 

Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel wasn’t expected to appear at a meeting with Illinois gubernatorial candidate J.B. Pritzker at a cafe in Chicago Thursday …

Black Lives Matter

Chance the Rapper releases four new songs

Get ready for not one, but <i>four</i> brand new tracks from Chance the Rapper.<p>Late on Wednesday, the rapper dropped his first releases of 2018, including “I …

New Singles

Japanese manufacturer DMG Mori is moving its North American headquarters to Chicago to be closer to IIT

Japanese manufacturer DMG Mori plans to move its North American headquarters to Chicago from Hoffman Estates to be closer to staff and students of Bronzeville’s Illinois Institute of Technology.<p>DMG Mori has approximately 225 employees at its headquarters in Hoffman Estates. The company, which makes …

Employment

Free Money May Be Available To Chicago Residents

1 day ago<p>(Chicago) - Some Chicago families could soon receive an economic shot in the arm. Chicago Alderman Ameya Pawar has introduced a measure …

NewsRadio

7 Chicago mayoral candidates to square off in forum Thursday

CHICAGO — More than 100 people protested outside Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel's North Side home Thursday.The crowd voiced anger over Chicago police …

Black Lives Matter

Chance The Rapper Targets Emanuel In Batch Of New Songs

<b>CHICAGO (CBS)–</b>Two days after rumors of a new Chance The Rapper album surfaced, the Chicago native dropped four new singles overnight Wednesday, …

New Singles

Hey, who wants 4 new Chance singles, pretty much out of nowhere?

Although he eventually put the kibosh on rumors that he was dropping an album this week, Chance The Rapper has now made it abundantly clear that his …

Breakups

Chance The Rapper Shares Four New Songs

<b>Chance The Rapper</b> has shared four brand new songs.<p>The rapper previously denied speculation he was about to release an album, but it seems both the …

New Singles

Let's Move To Chicago for Universal (FREE) Income.

Welcome To The Land of Free Money.<p>Chicago, Chicago, that toddlin’ town<br>Chicago, Chicago, I will show you around<br>I love it- Frank Sinatra<p>Who wouldn’t …

Conservative View

Rahm Emanuel's big bucks

Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel has amassed over $10 million for his re-election bid to a third term in early 2019. Five times the the total raised by his 10 challengers COMBINED!

Elections

Chief Keef Announces Hologram Tour

Back in 2015, Chief Keef tried several times to perform concerts via hologram. Both times, in Indiana and Los Angeles, the shows were shut down by police. Now, it looks like Keef and his team are giving it another go. Today, Hologram USA Inc. has announced the Chief Keef and Icons of American Music …

Music

Chicago announces plans for $169M industrial complex

CHICAGO (AP) — The city of Chicago has announced plans for a $169 million industrial complex on the Southeast Side that it hopes will serve as a Midwest epicenter for transportation and logistics.<p>A Sunday statement from Mayor Rahm Emanuel's office says Kansas City-based real estate company …

Real Estate

Mayor Rahm Emanuel says let Father Pfleger's marchers onto the Dan Ryan

Mayor Rahm Emanuel said Friday that he supports allowing protesters — led by the Rev. Michael Pfleger —onto the Dan Ryan Expressway on Saturday, as …

Crime

With Rahm Emanuel facing election fight, massive CPS building plans are unveiled

Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Chicago Public Schools officials announced plans Friday for a new, $70 million high school building on the Near West Side as …

Education

Chicago’s minimum wage increases to $12

CHICAGO — Chicago’s minimum wage increased to $12 an hour on Sunday.The bump was part of a plan to raise Chicago’s minimum wage incrementally to $13 …

City Politics

Chicago mayor Rahm Emanuel meets Chinese Vice-President Wang Qishan to save jobs at risk in trade war

Chicago mayor Rahm Emanuel, on a mission to salvage business deals threatened by a tariff war, said on Thursday that Chinese officials expressed …

China

Mayor Rahm Emanuel Talks Walgreens Move, Immigration Policy

Walgreens is moving into Chicago's old main post office building with more than 1,800 employees. The 220-thousand square foot office space is …

Immigration

The Latest: Musk says O'Hare express line could open in 2021

CHICAGO (AP) — The Latest on plans for a high-speed transportation system between downtown Chicago and O'Hare Airport (all times local):<p>3:25 p.m.<p>Entrepreneur Elon Musk says a high-speed transportation system that will whisk people between downtown Chicago and O'Hare International Airport in about …

News (U.S.)

Emanuel Offers To Buy Jeff Sessions A Ticket To Ellis Island

Mayor Rahm Emanuel has some words for U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions after Sessions' recent asylum move involving victims of violence.<p>CHICAGO, …

Donald Trump

Rahm Emanuel offers Jeff Sessions an all-expenses-paid trip to Ellis Island

‘[T]o Jeff Sessions, if you haven’t been to Ellis Island recently, don’t worry, I’ll pay for it. I’ll buy you the Amtrak ticket up ... and you can …

Immigration

Could Tiny Homes Solve Chicago's Homeless Problem?

2 weeks ago<p>I love that our Mayor is working on helping Chicago's homeless get off the streets. If you come to the city often you know this is a …

Homelessness

Former Chicago Police Chief 'Thrown Under Bus' by Rahm Emanuel Is Now Running Against Him

The Chicago police superintendent fired by Rahm Emanuel said that he's running against the mayor to bring "legitimacy" back to his city's government.<p>Emanuel was called on to resign after he was accused of covering up the 2014 shooting of 17-year-old Laquan McDonald.<p>He was also accused of burying a …

Crime

After 16 years, renovation underway at old Cook County Hospital

CHICAGO — Old Cook County Hospital has sat vacant for 16 years.On Tuesday, city and county officials hosted a ceremonial groundbreaking to begin …

Cook County