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Lori Lightfoot Becomes Chicago's First Black Female, Openly Gay Mayor

Lori Lightfoot Becomes Chicago’s First Black Female, Openly Gay Mayor

This is Lightfoot’s first time holding elected office.

Chicago Mayor: Jussie Smollett’s Dismissal ‘Is a Whitewash of Justice’

Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel released a fiery statement in response to the Cook County prosecutor’s…

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Mayor Rahm Emanuel Not Seeking Re-Election in Chicago

Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel announced on Tuesday that he will not seek re-election for a…

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Chance the Rapper Has A Question for Chicago Officials

On Wednesday, Chance the Rapper attended a Chicago City Council meeting in regards to a…

CPS’ Chief Education Officer Talks City’s New H.S. Grad Plan

During an interview with CBS last week, Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel introduced the “Learn Plan…

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Why Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel Should Rethink His H.S. Grad Plan

Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel announced a plan that has Windy City residents scratching their heads…

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Johnson Publishing Building in Chicago Up for Landmark Designation

The former headquarters of Johnson Publishing Co., where founder John H. Johnson produced EBONY, JET…

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Historic Johnson Publishing Building Being Considered for Chicago Landmark Status

The former Johnson Publishing Co. building, an 11-story tower that was an icon in architecture,…

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Trump Issues Threat to Chicago Saying He’ll ‘Send in the Feds’

President Trump issued a threat through Twitter that he would “send in the feds” if…

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Frustrated Chicago Leaders Decline Mayor’s MLK Event Invite

A growing group of city leaders plans to boycott Chicago’s Rev. Martin Luther King peace…