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1 hr ago | WTOP-FM Washington
Mayor Rahm Emanuel likes to talk about his city as a thriving center of commerce and a modern transportation hub.
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1 hr ago | Brandon Sun
This Sept. 10, 2012 file photo shows Chicago teachers walk walking a picket line outside a school in Chicago, after they went on strike for the first time in 25 years.
4 hrs ago | Chicago Sun-Times
Mayor Rahm Emanuel's plan to ban e-cigarettes wherever smoking is prohibited - and snuff out the sale to minors - ran into a dark cloud of opposition Monday, forcing the mayor to settle for the weaker of two ordinances designed to curb teen smoking.
9 hrs ago | Business Journal
Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker loves to contrast Illinois' fiscal woes with Wisconsin's in-the-black status and took to the Chicago Tribune's editorial pages to make his point that the state of Illinois and Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel could use a dose of Walker's budget medicine.
9 hrs ago | City of Chicago
Five-Year Plan Calls for Creating a Pipeline for Computer Science in Elementary School and for every High School to Offer a Computer Science Pathway On the first day of Computer Science Education Week, Mayor Rahm Emanuel and CEO Barbara Byrd Bennett announced the most comprehensive K-12 computer science education plan in a major school district.
13 hrs ago | Fire Dog Lake
There was a time when Rahm Emanuel thought it was smarter to move forward with small health care steps, but he was overruled by President Obama and his brother Zeke Emanuel.
16 hrs ago | The Nation
Over the summer, the Chicago Board of Education held a vote whether to shut 54 schools.
He helped Mayor Rahm Emanuel get his job, helped former Gov. Rod Blagojevich lose his job and helped Cicero Town President Larry Dominick keep his job.
Dr. Ezekiel J. Emanuel , a bioethicist and architect of President Obama's health care law, offered a somewhat novel explanation for Mr. Obama's now-debunked promise that if people liked their doctors and health insurance plans, they could keep them under the law.
Juan Rangel stepped down as CEO of the influential United Neighborhood Organization, which administers 16 charter schools in Chicago and is currently under federal investigation.
The new head of Chicago's FBI office said Monday he'll look for ways his agents can do more to help stem homicide rates and other violent crimes in the nation's third-largest city, though he added it's not yet clear what more the FBI can do that it's not already doing.
Thus I guess an even larger indicator of Chicago's "financial rebound" would be Polish or Italian immigrants wheeling around rickety wooden carts selling potatoes on the street..
The facility located at the Chicago O'Hare International Airport includes 53,000 square feet of office space and 423,030 square feet of warehousing to accommodate working space for Global Forwarding's more than 500 employees.
I opened this morning's Tribune and what did I see? An essay , penned by Wisconsin governor Scott Walker, extolling the virtues of our very own Mayor Emanuel! Hey, hey-apparently these fellas have a bipartisan mutual-appreciation society.
After Nelson Mandela died yesterday, Mayor Rahm Emanuel issued a statement : "The world is sadder now because he has died; but we are comforted knowing that the world is better because he lived.
In 18 months, the City, CPS, and the Kitchen Community Achieved its Goal of Installing 100 Learning Gardens Across the City to Provide Students with Hands-On Nutrition and Science Education Opportunities Mayor Rahm Emanuel and the Kitchen Community today gathered together with students, teachers, parents, and community volunteers at Peirce ... (more)