Saturday, July 22, 2017
trump

Trump Threatens To Send In Feds If Chicago Violence Continues

Source: PBS Trump warns he’s ready to ‘send in the Feds’ to Chicago President Donald Trump is serving notice he’s ready to “send in the Feds” if Chicago can’t reduce its homicide figures. Trump tweeted Tuesday night: “If Chicago doesn’t fix the...

Chicago Police Change Rules Of Engagement

Source: Annie Sweeney, Jeremy Gorner and Dan Hinkel Chicago police propose new use-of-force policies aimed at reducing controversies The Chicago Police Department, pressured by a U.S. Justice Department investigation and public outrage over police misconduct, has unveiled proposed policy changes aimed at cutting...
comed

ComEd Wants Another Rate Increase

Source: Mike Flannery of Fox32 Chicago ComEd Wants Another Rate Increase The Chicago area's biggest electric utility wants another rate increase. Critics complain it's big enough to shock some people and to force some businesses to lay off workers. Unless it gets a...
violence

Chicago Sees Sharp Rise In Violence and Murder

Chicago’s staggering rise in gun violence and killings Source - Washington Post VIOLENCE - The Chicago Police Department has been under a national microscope since video footage, released last year, showed one of its officers firing more than a dozen bullets...
complaints

Chicago Police Stops Down By 90 Percent

Chicago Police Stops Down By 90 Percent As Gun Violence Skyrockets Source - DNA Info CHICAGO — Police stops in Chicago are down nearly 90 percent as the Chicago Police Department continues to struggle with bad morale and incessant violence. From the start...
water tax

New Water Tax Will Cost Chicago’s Residents

Source: Sarah Schulte of ABC 7 Chicago NEW TAX HIKE WILL COST RESIDENTS MORE IN WATER, SEWER BILLS City Council approved Wednesday an ordinance that would make some Chicagoans pay more for water and sewer bills. Mayor Rahm Emanuel's water tax hike will...
fireworks

500lbs Of Fireworks Stolen From Chicago Freight Train

Fireworks stolen from freight train from Chicago Source - CBS News FIREWORKS - Federal law enforcement investigators are searching in at least three states for more than 500 pounds of explosives stolen from a CSX train, CBS News has learned. CBS News Justice Department...
millionaires

Millionaires Fleeing Chicago Over Fear Of Civil Unrest

Elite are panicked over potential race riots, crime waves in Chicago Source - Infowars.com Millionaires are fleeing Chicago due to concerns over racial tensions and rising crime rates, according to a report by research firm New World Wealth. “About 3,000 individuals with...
school

Private Clubs Used CPS School Facilities For Free

2 Investigators: Private Clubs With Ties To CPS Used School Facilities For Free Source - Dave Savini of CBS Local SCHOOL - Cash-strapped Chicago Public Schools earn extra revenue by renting out practice fields and gyms to private organizations But in this Original Report,...
durbin

Senator Durbin: Illinois Higher Ed at “Breaking Point”

Durbin Warns Illinois Higher Education Has Reached 'Breaking Point' Amid Budget Impasse Source - NBC Chicago U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin joined a group of advocates for higher education at the University of Illinois Springfield to address the effects of Illinois’ financial...

BREAKING NEWS

Trump To End CIA’s Arming Of Syrian Rebels

Source: Anonymous News Trump to end CIA’s arming of Syrian rebels The Rebels have shown time & again that they aren’t any better than Assad, and...