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US, Mexico at Odds Over Deportation as Top Officials Meet

US, Mexico at Odds Over Deportation as Top Officials Meet

Mexico's mounting unease and resentment over President Donald Trump's immigration crackdown are looming over a gathering of U.S. and Mexican leaders that the U.S. had hoped would project a strong future for...

Thursday, Feb 23, 2017 at 12:24 AM CST

US-Born Panda Bao Bao Lands in China After Leaving DC Zoo

US-Born Panda Bao Bao Lands in China After Leaving DC Zoo

An American-born panda started settling into her new home Thursday in southwest China where she will eventually join a breeding program. Bao Bao was born at the National Zoo in Washington to panda parents on...

Wednesday, Feb 22, 2017 at 11:00 PM CST

2 Shot on Chicago's South Side

2 Shot on Chicago's South Side

Two people were shot Wednesday night in Chicago’s Chatham neighborhood on the city’s South Side, police confirmed.

Wednesday, Feb 22, 2017 at 10:43 PM CST

Online Romance Turned to Sex Trafficking, Woman Says

Online Romance Turned to Sex Trafficking, Woman Says

It begins like many relationships—on dating websites and apps. There is a connection, online conversation and then perhaps a visit.

Wednesday, Feb 22, 2017 at 09:28 PM CST

Emanuel Responds to Transgender Bathroom Policy Change

Emanuel Responds to Transgender Bathroom Policy Change

Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel responded Wednesday night to the Trump administration’s rolling back of transgender students federal protections that allowed them to use school bathrooms and locker rooms that...

Wednesday, Feb 22, 2017 at 09:17 PM CST

Immigrants Change Up Their Routines, Brace for Arrest

Immigrants Change Up Their Routines, Brace for Arrest

In New York, 23-year-old Zuleima Dominguez and other members of her Mexican family are careful about answering the door, and get worried and start making phone calls when someone doesn't come home on time. In...

Wednesday, Feb 22, 2017 at 08:38 PM CST

Man Charged With Impersonating Officer in SWAT Incident

Man Charged With Impersonating Officer in SWAT Incident

A 37-year-old man has been charged with impersonating a police officer after a SWAT team responded to a domestic disturbance that left another man dead Monday morning in the Little Village neighborhood on the...

Wednesday, Feb 22, 2017 at 08:24 PM CST

ASPIRA Charter Network Teachers Vote to Strike

ASPIRA Charter Network Teachers Vote to Strike

The union representing more than 100 teachers, counselors and educational support staff in the four-school ASPIRA charter network voted overwhelmingly to authorize a strike Wednesday afternoon, the Chicago...

Wednesday, Feb 22, 2017 at 08:09 PM CST

Aldermen Approve Plan to Use Unspent Tax Rebate Money

Aldermen Approve Plan to Use Unspent Tax Rebate Money

Chicago's City Council approved a budget amendment Wednesday to use $14.7 million in unspent property tax rebate funding to invest in the city’s public safety and economic development.

Wednesday, Feb 22, 2017 at 06:38 PM CST

CPS Will Take 'Fierce Stand' to Protect Immigrant Students

CPS Will Take 'Fierce Stand' to Protect Immigrant Students

Chicago Public Schools reminded principals in an email Tuesday to not allow immigration agents in school facilities without a verified, criminal warrant.

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