Mayor Rahm Emanuel and the Chicago Bears' Israel Idonije say they'll take the Polar Bear Plunge this winter if Chicago schoolchildren read 2 million books. Read »
Former mayor says city should build a second, bigger stadium. Read »
New law allows selected pro sports team logos on license plates Read »
Mayor Rahm Emanuel may not have successfully brought the Super Bowl to Chicago, but he let Conan O’Brien waltz in with his Super Bowl Shuffle. Emanuel appeared Monday on "Conan," being filmed this week in... Read »
Walsh told constituents over the weekend that Monday was decision day, but a peep wasn't heard from the outspoken freshman Republican or his campaign office. Tuesday night he broke his silence with a statement.... Read »
Gov. Pat Quinn makes good with Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker in a bet over January's NFC Championship between the Bears and Packers. Read »
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