Tagged With Chicago

Penguins went on a field trip to a museum and couldn't take their eyes off the dinosaurs


Chicago announced a mandatory 14-day quarantine for anyone travelling from 15 states with COVID-19 outbreaks


Watch Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot's speech to 2020 graduates: 'Solutions to seemingly intractable challenges are not found in 140 characters or on other forms of social media'



Prosecutors say a Chicago high schooler confessed to killing a woman after she told him she was transgender


Police officers made popcorn and drank coffee in a Chicago congressman's office while businesses were being looted next door


The live Lollapalooza music festival is officially cancelled. Performances will be streamed online along with archival sets.



'I wonder for the future of my kids': 9 protesters in Chicago told us why they felt compelled to march after George Floyd's death


Police action was minimal during protests on Chicago's North Side compared to violent encounters over the weekend. Activists say that's because it's a white neighbourhood.


Chicago city officials tweeted an Uber promo code after shutting down public transit and imposing a curfew during protests over George Floyd's death


John Cusack says Chicago police attacked his bike with batons while he was filming a burning car amid the city's riots


Watch inmates at a federal prison in downtown Chicago bang on walls and flash lights in solidarity with George Floyd protesters


An 85-year-old tavern in Chicago is famous for paper-thin burger patties, an unlikely mascot, and an SNL skit



A Chicago inmate escaped jail by swapping places with another detainee and wearing a coronavirus mask so nobody saw his face tattoos


The Auschwitz slogan 'Work sets you free' seen at the Re-Open Illinois protest aimed at governor, JB Pritzker, who is of Jewish descent


Michael Jordan couldn't get into Dwyane Wade's NBA draft party because he refused to pay at the door


Black people account for 72% of COVID-19 deaths in Chicago while making up less than a third of city's population, mayor says



Mayor Lori Lightfoot of Chicago says she has 'serious questions' about the national strategic stockpile needed to fight the coronavirus


The penguins who were let loose in a Chicago aquarium met Beluga whales, and it's hard to tell who was more starstruck


17 air traffic control centres have been temporarily closed after workers tested positive for coronavirus, highlighting a vulnerability in air travel


Chicago will start renting more than 1,000 of its empty hotel rooms to house coronavirus patients or those awaiting test results