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CHICAGO (CBS) — The Cook County commissioner who led the fight against the sweetened beverage tax is now fighting to keep his job.
Richard Boykin was the first Democrat to oppose the soda tax championed by Cook County Board president Toni Preckwinkle. 261 more words
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Gang violence in Chicago is so pervasive that it is now spilling into funeral services. The problem has escalated to the point that Cook County has established a task force to address it, CBS Chicago reports.
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CHICAGO (Sun-Times Media Wire) – A member of the Black P-Stones street gang appeared in court Thursday to face a litany of charges, including attempted murder of a police officer, just 16 days after being released on parole.
CHICAGO (CBS) — Chicago Police are looking for the family or friends of a man who died of cold exposure in February.
69-year-old Harold L. Ziel was found unresponsive on February 12 in the 3800 block of North Nordica on the Northwest Side. 90 more words
CHICAGO (CBS) — Violence at cemeteries, and during funeral processions, in Cook County is increasing.
A Hillside police chase is just one example of some of the violence. 286 more words