January 9, 2013 When scientists scoured lists of the city's community gardens, they discovered they didn't tell the whole story of where food was being grown. Satellite images instead show the city's food-producing gardens tucked away in backyards, on roofs and thriving in vacant lots.
September 19, 2012 Statements issued by the company today are nearly identical to an earlier one it made. But a Chicago lawmaker says he has gotten the fast-food chain to state it is company policy not to discriminate against anyone because of sexual orientation.
September 16, 2012 The union's House of Delegates declined to vote on whether to end the strike Sunday after hearing details of a tentative contract agreement. Teachers will keep picketing Monday, one week after teachers walked out.
September 11, 2012 The Obama administration and the president's Chicago-based re-election campaign are trying to minimize the risks of offending teachers and union members by carefully navigating the tricky waters between Mayor Rahm Emanuel and the striking teachers.
September 11, 2012 Late-night negotiations have failed for a second day to resolve an impasse between the Chicago Teachers Union and city officials over such issues as teacher evaluations.
September 9, 2012 The Chicago Teachers Union says its members will go on strike Monday for the first time in 25 years.
October 31, 2011 Mayor Rahm Emanuel rides with the living dead in a whimsical image his office has posted online.
October 19, 2011 High winds, heavy rain and huge waves are forecast for later today along Chicago's shore with Lake Michigan. There's flooding expected near Lake Shore Drive.
May 16, 2011 Chairman of the House Budget Committee, Ryan framed the argument for his Medicare plan as a way to shift the balance on who makes health care decisions away from the federal government and towards individuals.
February 25, 2011 With three days to go, the city needs just another 0.6 inches to break a record that has stood since 1896. Meanwhile, San Francisco may get its first snow since 1976.
February 24, 2011 There's less than an inch to go before the city's record for February snow will be broken, and 3 to 5 inches are expected to fall overnight.
February 22, 2011 Emanuel avoided a runoff by winning 55 percent of the vote. The victory caps a campaign that included a failed legal bid to try to keep the former White House chief of staff off the ballot.
January 27, 2011 Rahm Emanuel will be on the February 22 ballot that decides who will be the next mayor of Chicago.
January 25, 2011 The Chicago board elections has been told not to print ballots for the city's mayoral election without Rahm Emanuel's name on them.