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The Fight to Save Chicago

Mayors are on the front lines of politics, where policy meets potholes. That's one reason mayors tend not to be ideological--is there a Democratic or a...

Would-Be Chicago Backpack Bomber Gets 23 Years

CHICAGO (AP) — A federal judge has sentenced a Lebanese immigrant to 23 years in prison for placing a backpack he believed contained a bomb along a bustling...

Chicago Finesse

The “letter” from Obama campaign manager Jim Messina to his Romney counterpart Matt Rhoades calling on the Republican candidate to release a total of five years...

Food Justice in Inner-City Chicago

LaDonna Redmond considers opening an organic-food market on Chicago's South Side the act of a freedom fighter. After 10 years of having to drive across town to...