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Cook County Sheriff Tom Dart 'De-Deputizes' Deputies Linked To Insults And Threats Toward Protesters

The county's public defender complained that deputies had apparently posted insulting and threatening comments online after a march in support of Black Lives M [...] Read full article: Cook County Sheriff Tom Dart 'De-Deputiz...→

Cook County agency that’s under two reviews gave big bonuses to $225,750-a-year boss

Cook County agency that’s under two reviews gave big bonuses to $225,750-a-year boss

The Cook County Land Bank Authority won’t show what Robert Rose Jr. did to merit the extra tens of thousands of dollars nor say why he got bigger bonuses than [...] Read full article: Cook County agency that’s under two revi...→

Harris County Judge Hidalgo Warns

Harris County Judge Hidalgo Warns "The Precipice of a Disaster" Might Be Approaching

“I want the reopening to be successful. I want the economy to be resilient. But I’m growing increasingly concerned that we may be reaching the precipice of a d [...] Read full article: Harris County Judge Hidalgo Warns "The P...→

San Mateo County Sheriff’s Office suspends use of chokeholds

San Mateo County Sheriff’s Office suspends use of chokeholds

In a letter to the community, Sheriff Carlos Bolanos said the agency suspended the Carotid Restraint Control Hold and put that policy into effect Monday. Read full article: San Mateo County Sheriff’s Office suspen...→

Could Harris County judge announce new 'Stay Home, Work Safe' order today?

Could Harris County judge announce new 'Stay Home, Work Safe' order today?

This afternoon, Judge Lina Hidalgo will hold a briefing, where she's expected to talk about a new COVID-19 threat level system. Read full article: Could Harris County judge announce new '...→

28 More COVID-19 Deaths in Cook County

28 More COVID-19 Deaths in Cook County

Another 28 people died of COVID-19 in Cook County, officials announced Wednesday. The newly confirmed fatalities bring the county’s toll to 4,120, according to [...] Read full article: 28 More COVID-19 Deaths in Cook County...→

Applications Open For Community Loan Recovery Fund To Help Small Businesses, Contractors In Suburban Cook County

Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle on Monday announced that applications have opened for the Community Loan Recovery Fund – which offers one-time, ze [...] Read full article: Applications Open For Community Loan Rec...→

CBS This Morning's Gayle King Holds Roundtable Discussion With Camden County Police Chief

CBS This Morning's Gayle King Holds Roundtable Discussion With Camden County Police Chief

On CBS This Morning, host Gayle King held a roundtable discussion with police chiefs that included the chief of Camden County's police force. Read full article: CBS This Morning's Gayle King Holds Roun...→

Cook County passes 4,000 coronavirus deaths: medical examiner

With 33 more COVID-19 deaths, the county’s total rose to 4,005, the Cook County medical examiner’s office said. Read full article: Cook County passes 4,000 coronavirus dea...→

From healthcare history to hospitality: Storied old Cook County Hospital slated to open in July with hotels, offices, museum

From healthcare history to hospitality: Storied old Cook County Hospital slated to open in July with hotels, offices, museum

Ald. Walter Burnett, who was born in the West Side hospital nearly 57 years ago, said he’s "looking to have a birthday party here at Cook County Hospital." Two [...] Read full article: From healthcare history to hospitality: ...→

Should Lake County eliminate the recorder's office? Voters could decide

Should Lake County eliminate the recorder's office? Voters could decide

Years after the idea was first proposed, a plan to eliminate the office of the Lake County recorder of deeds may appear on November's ballots. Read full article: Should Lake County eliminate the recorde...→

Cook County campsites, dog parks among amenities reopening

Cook County campsites, dog parks among amenities reopening

The Forest Preserves of Cook County on Thursday announced the reopening of more amenities, such as camp sites and off-leash dog areas, in conjunction with the [...] Read full article: Cook County campsites, dog parks among a...→

The Will County State’s Attorney’s Office has asked the Illinois State Police to [...]

The Will County State’s Attorney’s Office has asked the Illinois State Police to investigate an incident involving Joliet Mayor Bob O’Dekirk and protesters tha [...] Read full article: The Will County State’s Attorney’s Offic...→

The Cook County medical examiner’s office identified her as Lazarra Daniels of L [...]

The Cook County medical examiner’s office identified her as Lazarra Daniels of Lawndale.... Music-based companies Live Nation and TikTok, as well as the Record [...] Read full article: The Cook County medical examiner’s offic...→

Best elected official in Cook County

Best elected official in Cook County

Cook County Board president Toni Preckwinkle  Runner-Up Cook County state's attorney Kim Foxx  Finalists: Cook County assessor Fritz Kaegi, Cook County Board c [...] Read full article: Best elected official in Cook County...→

LETTER: How the Cook County Land Bank helps revitalize black and brown communities

LETTER: How the Cook County Land Bank helps revitalize black and brown communities

The Land Bank has torn down barriers and democratized access to distressed properties. It has given us a chance to create jobs for our neighbors and wealth for [...] Read full article: LETTER: How the Cook County Land Bank he...→

Cook County gets $40 million for COVID-19 contact tracing

The funding from the state will allow the public health department to ramp up its program, with the goal of tracing more than 3,000 new contacts each day. Read full article: Cook County gets $40 million for COVID-1...→

Cook County State's Attorney Kim Foxx

Cook County State's Attorney... Both New York and Los Angeles have coordinated, holistic and publicly-funded plans to dramatically reduce gun violence. Read full article: Cook County State's Attorney Kim Foxx...→

Dunn County Sheriff's Office Investigating After Man's Body Found In Chippewa River

Dunn County Sheriff's Office Investigating After Man's Body Found In Chippewa River

Authorities in Dunn County are investigating after a man's body was found Tuesday morning in the Chippewa River. Read full article: Dunn County Sheriff's Office Investigati...→

Official: Plea Negotiations Were Underway Between Derek Chauvin's Attorney And The Hennepin County Attorney's Office

Official: Plea Negotiations Were Underway Between Derek Chauvin's Attorney And The Hennepin County Attorney's Office

A law enforcement official has confirmed to CBS News that there were plea negotiations underway between the attorney for Derek Chauvin and the Hennepin County [...] Read full article: Official: Plea Negotiations Were Underwa...→

Small Business Owners In Cook County Can Now Apply For Loans

Small Business Owners In Cook County Can Now Apply For Loans

Small business owners in suburban Cook County can now apply for a one-time, zero interest loan of up to $20,000. Read full article: Small Business Owners In Cook County Can...→

Winter re-elected chief judge

Winter re-elected chief judge

The Circuit Judges of the Nineteenth Judicial Circuit have unanimously voted Judge Diane E. Winter to a second term as chief judge. Winter will begin her secon [...] Read full article: Winter re-elected chief judge...→

Sarasota County Sheriff's Office Nabs 14 In 4 Day Retail Theft Operation

Sarasota County Sheriff's Office Nabs 14 In 4 Day Retail Theft Operation

Sheriff Tom Knight: 'Our goal is to...send a strong message to these repeat offenders that retail and drug crimes will continue to be strongly monitored and en [...] Read full article: Sarasota County Sheriff's Office Nabs 14...→

2 more detainees, employee at Cook County Juvenile detention center test positive for COVID-19

2 more detainees, employee at Cook County Juvenile detention center test positive for COVID-19

So far, 18 residents and 22 employees at the detention center have tested positive for the coronavirus, officials said. Read full article: 2 more detainees, employee at Cook Count...→

Dallas Police Chief Renee Hall Implements New Order For DPD Employees 'Duty To Intervene'

Dallas Police Chief Renee Hall Implements New Order For DPD Employees 'Duty To Intervene'

The chief of the Dallas Police Department, U. Renee Hall, has implemented a new general order regarding the duty of every department employee to intervene. Read full article: Dallas Police Chief Renee Hall Implement...→

Cook County rejects taller fences at truck lot near Elk Grove

Cook County rejects taller fences at truck lot near Elk Grove

With a nod to Elk Grove Village trustees, Cook County commissioners have rejected a truck repair company's plans to install taller fences around unincorporated [...] Read full article: Cook County rejects taller fences at tru...→

An ‘Unprecedented’ 15 Gun-Related Homicides Reported Sunday in Cook County

An ‘Unprecedented’ 15 Gun-Related Homicides Reported Sunday in Cook County

A total of 15 gun-related homicides took place across Cook County Sunday, the highest number of daily homicides the chief medical examiner said she has seen in [...] Read full article: An ‘Unprecedented’ 15 Gun-Related Homici...→

Tim Cook: Apple Employees Feel Afraid in Their 'Own Skin'

Tim Cook: Apple Employees Feel Afraid in Their 'Own Skin'

On Sunday, Apple CEO Tim Cook sent a memo to employees addressing the recent killing of George Floyd which has sparked protests across the United States. Accor [...] Read full article: Tim Cook: Apple Employees Feel Afraid in...→

New payment model at Cook County Medicaid plan

The arrangement aims to provide consistent revenue to clinics in vulnerable communities at a time when many patients are avoiding in-person care. Read full article: New payment model at Cook County Medicai...→

Cook County Still Has Most COVID-19 Cases of Any County in U.S.: Arwady

Cook County Still Has Most COVID-19 Cases of Any County in U.S.: Arwady

Cook County still has the highest number of coronavirus cases of any county in the U.S., Chicago’s top health official said Friday. The county, which includes [...] Read full article: Cook County Still Has Most COVID-19 Case...→

Northwestern makes COVID history • Religious group challenges Illinois abortion law • Cook County to expand contact tracing

NORTHWESTERN PERFORMS HISTORIC DOUBLE-LUNG TRANSPLANT: Northwestern Memorial Hospital is believed to be the first U.S. facility to perform a lifesaving double- [...] Read full article: Northwestern makes COVID history • Relig...→

Cook County receives $41 million grant for COVID-19 contact tracing

Cook County receives $41 million grant for COVID-19 contact tracing

The Cook County Department of Public Health will receive almost $41 million in grant funding from the Illinois Department of Public Health to rapidly scale-up [...] Read full article: Cook County receives $41 million grant f...→

Delaware County Sheriff's Office Bans Deputies From Using Choke Hold During Physical Altercations While On Duty

Delaware County Sheriff's Office Bans Deputies From Using Choke Hold During Physical Altercations While On Duty

The department announced the decision Thursday as a result of recent incidents and the current "scrutiny" law enforcement agencies are undergoing throughout th [...] Read full article: Delaware County Sheriff's Office Bans De...→

Harris County District Attorney’s Office Drops Nearly 800 Charges Against Non-Violent Protesters

Harris County District Attorney’s Office Drops Nearly 800 Charges Against Non-Violent Protesters

Hundreds of non-violent protesters recently arrested by Houston police can sleep a little easier tonight. The Harris County District Attorney’s Office announce [...] Read full article: Harris County District Attorney’s Office...→

Cook County Medical Examiner: 9 Month Old Died Of COVID-19

Cook County Medical Examiner: 9 Month Old Died Of COVID-19

CHICAGO (CBS) — ...   A nine-month-old boy who died in March succumbed to COVID-19. The child is believed to be the youngest victim of the coronavirus in Cook [...] Read full article: Cook County Medical Examiner: 9 Month Ol...→

Ramsey County sheriff’s office helps organize food drive for Somali community

Ramsey County sheriff’s office helps organize food drive for Somali community

Nearly 500 boxes of food and supplies were distributed to Somali-American families in St. Paul Monday and Tuesday. The boxes, filled with foods specific to Som [...] Read full article: Ramsey County sheriff’s office helps org...→

Public defenders march around Cook County Jail in solidarity with colleagues, Black Lives Matter

Public defenders march around Cook County Jail in solidarity with colleagues, Black Lives Matter

A throng of Cook County public defenders demonstrated outside Cook County’s main criminal courthouse on Monday in support of the Black Lives Matter movement, a [...] Read full article: Public defenders march around Cook Count...→

Cook County offering small business, independent contractor loans

Cook County offering small business, independent contractor loans

Applications are now open for Cook's County's Community Recovery Loan Fund offering one-time, zero-interest loans of up to $20,000 to small businesses and up t [...] Read full article: Cook County offering small business, ind...→

Texas County GOP Chair-Elect Won't Take Office After Backlash From Posting MLK Quote With A Banana

Texas County GOP Chair-Elect Won't Take Office After Backlash From Posting MLK Quote With A Banana

A Texas Republican county chairman-elect said Saturday he won't assume office amid backlash over posting a controversial image of a Martin Luther King Jr. quot [...] Read full article: Texas County GOP Chair-Elect Won't Take ...→

Sheriff Grady Judd: 54 DUI Arrests In May By Polk County Sheriff's Office

Sheriff Grady Judd: 54 DUI Arrests In May By Polk County Sheriff's Office

Out of those fifty-four arrested, eleven of them have been arrested for DUI before. Seven of those eleven have one prior DUI arrest. The other four have two pr [...] Read full article: Sheriff Grady Judd: 54 DUI Arrests In Ma...→

A judge denied Friday a request by the Orange County District Attorney’s Office  [...]

A judge denied Friday a request by the Orange County District Attorney’s Office [...]

A judge denied Friday a request by the Orange County District Attorney’s Office to drop charges against a Newport Beach surgeon and his girlfriend, who are... Read full article: A judge denied Friday a request by the O...→

He was identified as Andre Jackson, the Cook County medical examiner’s office sa [...]

He was identified as Andre Jackson, the Cook County medical examiner’s office sa [...]

He was identified as Andre Jackson, the Cook County medical examiner’s office said. He lived in the neighborhood. Read full article: He was identified as Andre Jackson, the ...→

Cook County Sheriff Tom Dart: Carry on peaceful protests, but looters and arsonists will go to jail

Cook County Sheriff Tom Dart: Carry on peaceful protests, but looters and arsonists will go to jail

Sheriff Tom Dart on Monday delivered a two-pronged message: Peaceful protesters should carry on, but looters and vandals will find there’s plenty of space for [...] Read full article: Cook County Sheriff Tom Dart: Carry on p...→

Cook County Medicaid plan gets new payment model • Amita’s new strategy chief • Outpatient visits on the rise

NEW PAYMENT MODEL UNDER COOK COUNTY'S MEDICAID PLAN: As fewer patients seek medical care amid the COVID-19 pandemic, Cook County Health’s Medicaid plan is inst [...] Read full article: Cook County Medicaid plan gets new payme...→

Cook County Sheriff Tom Dart 'De-Deputizes' Deputies Linked To Insults And Threats Toward Protesters

The county's public defender complained that deputies had apparently posted insulting and threatening comments online after a march in support of Black Lives M [...] Read full article: Cook County Sheriff Tom Dart 'De-Deputiz...→

Cook County Still Has Most COVID-19 Cases of Any County in U.S.: Arwady

Cook County Still Has Most COVID-19 Cases of Any County in U.S.: Arwady

Cook County still has the highest number of coronavirus cases of any county in the U.S., Chicago’s top health official said Friday. The county, which includes [...] Read full article: Cook County Still Has Most COVID-19 Case...→

LETTER: How the Cook County Land Bank helps revitalize black and brown communities

LETTER: How the Cook County Land Bank helps revitalize black and brown communities

The Land Bank has torn down barriers and democratized access to distressed properties. It has given us a chance to create jobs for our neighbors and wealth for [...] Read full article: LETTER: How the Cook County Land Bank he...→

Harris County Judge Hidalgo Warns

Harris County Judge Hidalgo Warns "The Precipice of a Disaster" Might Be Approaching

“I want the reopening to be successful. I want the economy to be resilient. But I’m growing increasingly concerned that we may be reaching the precipice of a d [...] Read full article: Harris County Judge Hidalgo Warns "The P...→

Cook County receives $41 million grant for COVID-19 contact tracing

Cook County receives $41 million grant for COVID-19 contact tracing

The Cook County Department of Public Health will receive almost $41 million in grant funding from the Illinois Department of Public Health to rapidly scale-up [...] Read full article: Cook County receives $41 million grant f...→

Cook County gets $40 million for COVID-19 contact tracing

The funding from the state will allow the public health department to ramp up its program, with the goal of tracing more than 3,000 new contacts each day. Read full article: Cook County gets $40 million for COVID-1...→

Could Harris County judge announce new 'Stay Home, Work Safe' order today?

Could Harris County judge announce new 'Stay Home, Work Safe' order today?

This afternoon, Judge Lina Hidalgo will hold a briefing, where she's expected to talk about a new COVID-19 threat level system. Read full article: Could Harris County judge announce new '...→

Harris County District Attorney’s Office Drops Nearly 800 Charges Against Non-Violent Protesters

Harris County District Attorney’s Office Drops Nearly 800 Charges Against Non-Violent Protesters

Hundreds of non-violent protesters recently arrested by Houston police can sleep a little easier tonight. The Harris County District Attorney’s Office announce [...] Read full article: Harris County District Attorney’s Office...→

Dunn County Sheriff's Office Investigating After Man's Body Found In Chippewa River

Dunn County Sheriff's Office Investigating After Man's Body Found In Chippewa River

Authorities in Dunn County are investigating after a man's body was found Tuesday morning in the Chippewa River. Read full article: Dunn County Sheriff's Office Investigati...→

Ramsey County sheriff’s office helps organize food drive for Somali community

Ramsey County sheriff’s office helps organize food drive for Somali community

Nearly 500 boxes of food and supplies were distributed to Somali-American families in St. Paul Monday and Tuesday. The boxes, filled with foods specific to Som [...] Read full article: Ramsey County sheriff’s office helps org...→

Small Business Owners In Cook County Can Now Apply For Loans

Small Business Owners In Cook County Can Now Apply For Loans

Small business owners in suburban Cook County can now apply for a one-time, zero interest loan of up to $20,000. Read full article: Small Business Owners In Cook County Can...→

Applications Open For Community Loan Recovery Fund To Help Small Businesses, Contractors In Suburban Cook County

Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle on Monday announced that applications have opened for the Community Loan Recovery Fund – which offers one-time, ze [...] Read full article: Applications Open For Community Loan Rec...→

Cook County offering small business, independent contractor loans

Cook County offering small business, independent contractor loans

Applications are now open for Cook's County's Community Recovery Loan Fund offering one-time, zero-interest loans of up to $20,000 to small businesses and up t [...] Read full article: Cook County offering small business, ind...→

Winter re-elected chief judge

Winter re-elected chief judge

The Circuit Judges of the Nineteenth Judicial Circuit have unanimously voted Judge Diane E. Winter to a second term as chief judge. Winter will begin her secon [...] Read full article: Winter re-elected chief judge...→

Cook County passes 4,000 coronavirus deaths: medical examiner

With 33 more COVID-19 deaths, the county’s total rose to 4,005, the Cook County medical examiner’s office said. Read full article: Cook County passes 4,000 coronavirus dea...→

Sheriff Grady Judd: 54 DUI Arrests In May By Polk County Sheriff's Office

Sheriff Grady Judd: 54 DUI Arrests In May By Polk County Sheriff's Office

Out of those fifty-four arrested, eleven of them have been arrested for DUI before. Seven of those eleven have one prior DUI arrest. The other four have two pr [...] Read full article: Sheriff Grady Judd: 54 DUI Arrests In Ma...→

2 more detainees, employee at Cook County Juvenile detention center test positive for COVID-19

2 more detainees, employee at Cook County Juvenile detention center test positive for COVID-19

So far, 18 residents and 22 employees at the detention center have tested positive for the coronavirus, officials said. Read full article: 2 more detainees, employee at Cook Count...→

Should Lake County eliminate the recorder's office? Voters could decide

Should Lake County eliminate the recorder's office? Voters could decide

Years after the idea was first proposed, a plan to eliminate the office of the Lake County recorder of deeds may appear on November's ballots. Read full article: Should Lake County eliminate the recorde...→

Cook County rejects taller fences at truck lot near Elk Grove

Cook County rejects taller fences at truck lot near Elk Grove

With a nod to Elk Grove Village trustees, Cook County commissioners have rejected a truck repair company's plans to install taller fences around unincorporated [...] Read full article: Cook County rejects taller fences at tru...→

The Will County State’s Attorney’s Office has asked the Illinois State Police to [...]

The Will County State’s Attorney’s Office has asked the Illinois State Police to investigate an incident involving Joliet Mayor Bob O’Dekirk and protesters tha [...] Read full article: The Will County State’s Attorney’s Offic...→

Cook County Sheriff Tom Dart: Carry on peaceful protests, but looters and arsonists will go to jail

Cook County Sheriff Tom Dart: Carry on peaceful protests, but looters and arsonists will go to jail

Sheriff Tom Dart on Monday delivered a two-pronged message: Peaceful protesters should carry on, but looters and vandals will find there’s plenty of space for [...] Read full article: Cook County Sheriff Tom Dart: Carry on p...→

Tim Cook: Apple Employees Feel Afraid in Their 'Own Skin'

Tim Cook: Apple Employees Feel Afraid in Their 'Own Skin'

On Sunday, Apple CEO Tim Cook sent a memo to employees addressing the recent killing of George Floyd which has sparked protests across the United States. Accor [...] Read full article: Tim Cook: Apple Employees Feel Afraid in...→

Best elected official in Cook County

Best elected official in Cook County

Cook County Board president Toni Preckwinkle  Runner-Up Cook County state's attorney Kim Foxx  Finalists: Cook County assessor Fritz Kaegi, Cook County Board c [...] Read full article: Best elected official in Cook County...→

Cook County agency that’s under two reviews gave big bonuses to $225,750-a-year boss

Cook County agency that’s under two reviews gave big bonuses to $225,750-a-year boss

The Cook County Land Bank Authority won’t show what Robert Rose Jr. did to merit the extra tens of thousands of dollars nor say why he got bigger bonuses than [...] Read full article: Cook County agency that’s under two revi...→

Northwestern makes COVID history • Religious group challenges Illinois abortion law • Cook County to expand contact tracing

NORTHWESTERN PERFORMS HISTORIC DOUBLE-LUNG TRANSPLANT: Northwestern Memorial Hospital is believed to be the first U.S. facility to perform a lifesaving double- [...] Read full article: Northwestern makes COVID history • Relig...→

San Mateo County Sheriff’s Office suspends use of chokeholds

San Mateo County Sheriff’s Office suspends use of chokeholds

In a letter to the community, Sheriff Carlos Bolanos said the agency suspended the Carotid Restraint Control Hold and put that policy into effect Monday. Read full article: San Mateo County Sheriff’s Office suspen...→

Delaware County Sheriff's Office Bans Deputies From Using Choke Hold During Physical Altercations While On Duty

Delaware County Sheriff's Office Bans Deputies From Using Choke Hold During Physical Altercations While On Duty

The department announced the decision Thursday as a result of recent incidents and the current "scrutiny" law enforcement agencies are undergoing throughout th [...] Read full article: Delaware County Sheriff's Office Bans De...→

Cook County State's Attorney Kim Foxx

Cook County State's Attorney... Both New York and Los Angeles have coordinated, holistic and publicly-funded plans to dramatically reduce gun violence. Read full article: Cook County State's Attorney Kim Foxx...→

28 More COVID-19 Deaths in Cook County

28 More COVID-19 Deaths in Cook County

Another 28 people died of COVID-19 in Cook County, officials announced Wednesday. The newly confirmed fatalities bring the county’s toll to 4,120, according to [...] Read full article: 28 More COVID-19 Deaths in Cook County...→

Cook County Medical Examiner: 9 Month Old Died Of COVID-19

Cook County Medical Examiner: 9 Month Old Died Of COVID-19

CHICAGO (CBS) — ...   A nine-month-old boy who died in March succumbed to COVID-19. The child is believed to be the youngest victim of the coronavirus in Cook [...] Read full article: Cook County Medical Examiner: 9 Month Ol...→

Official: Plea Negotiations Were Underway Between Derek Chauvin's Attorney And The Hennepin County Attorney's Office

Official: Plea Negotiations Were Underway Between Derek Chauvin's Attorney And The Hennepin County Attorney's Office

A law enforcement official has confirmed to CBS News that there were plea negotiations underway between the attorney for Derek Chauvin and the Hennepin County [...] Read full article: Official: Plea Negotiations Were Underwa...→

Public defenders march around Cook County Jail in solidarity with colleagues, Black Lives Matter

Public defenders march around Cook County Jail in solidarity with colleagues, Black Lives Matter

A throng of Cook County public defenders demonstrated outside Cook County’s main criminal courthouse on Monday in support of the Black Lives Matter movement, a [...] Read full article: Public defenders march around Cook Count...→

CBS This Morning's Gayle King Holds Roundtable Discussion With Camden County Police Chief

CBS This Morning's Gayle King Holds Roundtable Discussion With Camden County Police Chief

On CBS This Morning, host Gayle King held a roundtable discussion with police chiefs that included the chief of Camden County's police force. Read full article: CBS This Morning's Gayle King Holds Roun...→

Texas County GOP Chair-Elect Won't Take Office After Backlash From Posting MLK Quote With A Banana

Texas County GOP Chair-Elect Won't Take Office After Backlash From Posting MLK Quote With A Banana

A Texas Republican county chairman-elect said Saturday he won't assume office amid backlash over posting a controversial image of a Martin Luther King Jr. quot [...] Read full article: Texas County GOP Chair-Elect Won't Take ...→

Sarasota County Sheriff's Office Nabs 14 In 4 Day Retail Theft Operation

Sarasota County Sheriff's Office Nabs 14 In 4 Day Retail Theft Operation

Sheriff Tom Knight: 'Our goal is to...send a strong message to these repeat offenders that retail and drug crimes will continue to be strongly monitored and en [...] Read full article: Sarasota County Sheriff's Office Nabs 14...→

From healthcare history to hospitality: Storied old Cook County Hospital slated to open in July with hotels, offices, museum

From healthcare history to hospitality: Storied old Cook County Hospital slated to open in July with hotels, offices, museum

Ald. Walter Burnett, who was born in the West Side hospital nearly 57 years ago, said he’s "looking to have a birthday party here at Cook County Hospital." Two [...] Read full article: From healthcare history to hospitality: ...→

A judge denied Friday a request by the Orange County District Attorney’s Office  [...]

A judge denied Friday a request by the Orange County District Attorney’s Office [...]

A judge denied Friday a request by the Orange County District Attorney’s Office to drop charges against a Newport Beach surgeon and his girlfriend, who are... Read full article: A judge denied Friday a request by the O...→

Dallas Police Chief Renee Hall Implements New Order For DPD Employees 'Duty To Intervene'

Dallas Police Chief Renee Hall Implements New Order For DPD Employees 'Duty To Intervene'

The chief of the Dallas Police Department, U. Renee Hall, has implemented a new general order regarding the duty of every department employee to intervene. Read full article: Dallas Police Chief Renee Hall Implement...→

Cook County campsites, dog parks among amenities reopening

Cook County campsites, dog parks among amenities reopening

The Forest Preserves of Cook County on Thursday announced the reopening of more amenities, such as camp sites and off-leash dog areas, in conjunction with the [...] Read full article: Cook County campsites, dog parks among a...→

He was identified as Andre Jackson, the Cook County medical examiner’s office sa [...]

He was identified as Andre Jackson, the Cook County medical examiner’s office sa [...]

He was identified as Andre Jackson, the Cook County medical examiner’s office said. He lived in the neighborhood. Read full article: He was identified as Andre Jackson, the ...→

An ‘Unprecedented’ 15 Gun-Related Homicides Reported Sunday in Cook County

An ‘Unprecedented’ 15 Gun-Related Homicides Reported Sunday in Cook County

A total of 15 gun-related homicides took place across Cook County Sunday, the highest number of daily homicides the chief medical examiner said she has seen in [...] Read full article: An ‘Unprecedented’ 15 Gun-Related Homici...→

The Cook County medical examiner’s office identified her as Lazarra Daniels of L [...]

The Cook County medical examiner’s office identified her as Lazarra Daniels of Lawndale.... Music-based companies Live Nation and TikTok, as well as the Record [...] Read full article: The Cook County medical examiner’s offic...→

Cook County Medicaid plan gets new payment model • Amita’s new strategy chief • Outpatient visits on the rise

NEW PAYMENT MODEL UNDER COOK COUNTY'S MEDICAID PLAN: As fewer patients seek medical care amid the COVID-19 pandemic, Cook County Health’s Medicaid plan is inst [...] Read full article: Cook County Medicaid plan gets new payme...→

New payment model at Cook County Medicaid plan

The arrangement aims to provide consistent revenue to clinics in vulnerable communities at a time when many patients are avoiding in-person care. Read full article: New payment model at Cook County Medicai...→

Cook County Sheriff Tom Dart 'De-Deputizes' Deputies Linked To Insults And Threats Toward Protesters

The county's public defender complained that deputies had apparently posted insulting and threatening comments online after a march in support of Black Lives M [...] Read full article: Cook County Sheriff Tom Dart 'De-Deputiz...→

Best elected official in Cook County

Best elected official in Cook County

Cook County Board president Toni Preckwinkle  Runner-Up Cook County state's attorney Kim Foxx  Finalists: Cook County assessor Fritz Kaegi, Cook County Board c [...] Read full article: Best elected official in Cook County...→

Cook County Still Has Most COVID-19 Cases of Any County in U.S.: Arwady

Cook County Still Has Most COVID-19 Cases of Any County in U.S.: Arwady

Cook County still has the highest number of coronavirus cases of any county in the U.S., Chicago’s top health official said Friday. The county, which includes [...] Read full article: Cook County Still Has Most COVID-19 Case...→

Cook County agency that’s under two reviews gave big bonuses to $225,750-a-year boss

Cook County agency that’s under two reviews gave big bonuses to $225,750-a-year boss

The Cook County Land Bank Authority won’t show what Robert Rose Jr. did to merit the extra tens of thousands of dollars nor say why he got bigger bonuses than [...] Read full article: Cook County agency that’s under two revi...→

LETTER: How the Cook County Land Bank helps revitalize black and brown communities

LETTER: How the Cook County Land Bank helps revitalize black and brown communities

The Land Bank has torn down barriers and democratized access to distressed properties. It has given us a chance to create jobs for our neighbors and wealth for [...] Read full article: LETTER: How the Cook County Land Bank he...→

Northwestern makes COVID history • Religious group challenges Illinois abortion law • Cook County to expand contact tracing

NORTHWESTERN PERFORMS HISTORIC DOUBLE-LUNG TRANSPLANT: Northwestern Memorial Hospital is believed to be the first U.S. facility to perform a lifesaving double- [...] Read full article: Northwestern makes COVID history • Relig...→

Harris County Judge Hidalgo Warns

Harris County Judge Hidalgo Warns "The Precipice of a Disaster" Might Be Approaching

“I want the reopening to be successful. I want the economy to be resilient. But I’m growing increasingly concerned that we may be reaching the precipice of a d [...] Read full article: Harris County Judge Hidalgo Warns "The P...→

Cook County receives $41 million grant for COVID-19 contact tracing

Cook County receives $41 million grant for COVID-19 contact tracing

The Cook County Department of Public Health will receive almost $41 million in grant funding from the Illinois Department of Public Health to rapidly scale-up [...] Read full article: Cook County receives $41 million grant f...→

San Mateo County Sheriff’s Office suspends use of chokeholds

San Mateo County Sheriff’s Office suspends use of chokeholds

In a letter to the community, Sheriff Carlos Bolanos said the agency suspended the Carotid Restraint Control Hold and put that policy into effect Monday. Read full article: San Mateo County Sheriff’s Office suspen...→

Cook County gets $40 million for COVID-19 contact tracing

The funding from the state will allow the public health department to ramp up its program, with the goal of tracing more than 3,000 new contacts each day. Read full article: Cook County gets $40 million for COVID-1...→

Delaware County Sheriff's Office Bans Deputies From Using Choke Hold During Physical Altercations While On Duty

Delaware County Sheriff's Office Bans Deputies From Using Choke Hold During Physical Altercations While On Duty

The department announced the decision Thursday as a result of recent incidents and the current "scrutiny" law enforcement agencies are undergoing throughout th [...] Read full article: Delaware County Sheriff's Office Bans De...→

Could Harris County judge announce new 'Stay Home, Work Safe' order today?

Could Harris County judge announce new 'Stay Home, Work Safe' order today?

This afternoon, Judge Lina Hidalgo will hold a briefing, where she's expected to talk about a new COVID-19 threat level system. Read full article: Could Harris County judge announce new '...→

Cook County State's Attorney Kim Foxx

Cook County State's Attorney... Both New York and Los Angeles have coordinated, holistic and publicly-funded plans to dramatically reduce gun violence. Read full article: Cook County State's Attorney Kim Foxx...→

Harris County District Attorney’s Office Drops Nearly 800 Charges Against Non-Violent Protesters

Harris County District Attorney’s Office Drops Nearly 800 Charges Against Non-Violent Protesters

Hundreds of non-violent protesters recently arrested by Houston police can sleep a little easier tonight. The Harris County District Attorney’s Office announce [...] Read full article: Harris County District Attorney’s Office...→

28 More COVID-19 Deaths in Cook County

28 More COVID-19 Deaths in Cook County

Another 28 people died of COVID-19 in Cook County, officials announced Wednesday. The newly confirmed fatalities bring the county’s toll to 4,120, according to [...] Read full article: 28 More COVID-19 Deaths in Cook County...→

Dunn County Sheriff's Office Investigating After Man's Body Found In Chippewa River

Dunn County Sheriff's Office Investigating After Man's Body Found In Chippewa River

Authorities in Dunn County are investigating after a man's body was found Tuesday morning in the Chippewa River. Read full article: Dunn County Sheriff's Office Investigati...→

Cook County Medical Examiner: 9 Month Old Died Of COVID-19

Cook County Medical Examiner: 9 Month Old Died Of COVID-19

CHICAGO (CBS) — ...   A nine-month-old boy who died in March succumbed to COVID-19. The child is believed to be the youngest victim of the coronavirus in Cook [...] Read full article: Cook County Medical Examiner: 9 Month Ol...→

Official: Plea Negotiations Were Underway Between Derek Chauvin's Attorney And The Hennepin County Attorney's Office

Official: Plea Negotiations Were Underway Between Derek Chauvin's Attorney And The Hennepin County Attorney's Office

A law enforcement official has confirmed to CBS News that there were plea negotiations underway between the attorney for Derek Chauvin and the Hennepin County [...] Read full article: Official: Plea Negotiations Were Underwa...→

Ramsey County sheriff’s office helps organize food drive for Somali community

Ramsey County sheriff’s office helps organize food drive for Somali community

Nearly 500 boxes of food and supplies were distributed to Somali-American families in St. Paul Monday and Tuesday. The boxes, filled with foods specific to Som [...] Read full article: Ramsey County sheriff’s office helps org...→

Small Business Owners In Cook County Can Now Apply For Loans

Small Business Owners In Cook County Can Now Apply For Loans

Small business owners in suburban Cook County can now apply for a one-time, zero interest loan of up to $20,000. Read full article: Small Business Owners In Cook County Can...→

Public defenders march around Cook County Jail in solidarity with colleagues, Black Lives Matter

Public defenders march around Cook County Jail in solidarity with colleagues, Black Lives Matter

A throng of Cook County public defenders demonstrated outside Cook County’s main criminal courthouse on Monday in support of the Black Lives Matter movement, a [...] Read full article: Public defenders march around Cook Count...→

Applications Open For Community Loan Recovery Fund To Help Small Businesses, Contractors In Suburban Cook County

Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle on Monday announced that applications have opened for the Community Loan Recovery Fund – which offers one-time, ze [...] Read full article: Applications Open For Community Loan Rec...→

Cook County offering small business, independent contractor loans

Cook County offering small business, independent contractor loans

Applications are now open for Cook's County's Community Recovery Loan Fund offering one-time, zero-interest loans of up to $20,000 to small businesses and up t [...] Read full article: Cook County offering small business, ind...→

CBS This Morning's Gayle King Holds Roundtable Discussion With Camden County Police Chief

CBS This Morning's Gayle King Holds Roundtable Discussion With Camden County Police Chief

On CBS This Morning, host Gayle King held a roundtable discussion with police chiefs that included the chief of Camden County's police force. Read full article: CBS This Morning's Gayle King Holds Roun...→

Winter re-elected chief judge

Winter re-elected chief judge

The Circuit Judges of the Nineteenth Judicial Circuit have unanimously voted Judge Diane E. Winter to a second term as chief judge. Winter will begin her secon [...] Read full article: Winter re-elected chief judge...→

Texas County GOP Chair-Elect Won't Take Office After Backlash From Posting MLK Quote With A Banana

Texas County GOP Chair-Elect Won't Take Office After Backlash From Posting MLK Quote With A Banana

A Texas Republican county chairman-elect said Saturday he won't assume office amid backlash over posting a controversial image of a Martin Luther King Jr. quot [...] Read full article: Texas County GOP Chair-Elect Won't Take ...→

Cook County passes 4,000 coronavirus deaths: medical examiner

With 33 more COVID-19 deaths, the county’s total rose to 4,005, the Cook County medical examiner’s office said. Read full article: Cook County passes 4,000 coronavirus dea...→

Sarasota County Sheriff's Office Nabs 14 In 4 Day Retail Theft Operation

Sarasota County Sheriff's Office Nabs 14 In 4 Day Retail Theft Operation

Sheriff Tom Knight: 'Our goal is to...send a strong message to these repeat offenders that retail and drug crimes will continue to be strongly monitored and en [...] Read full article: Sarasota County Sheriff's Office Nabs 14...→

Sheriff Grady Judd: 54 DUI Arrests In May By Polk County Sheriff's Office

Sheriff Grady Judd: 54 DUI Arrests In May By Polk County Sheriff's Office

Out of those fifty-four arrested, eleven of them have been arrested for DUI before. Seven of those eleven have one prior DUI arrest. The other four have two pr [...] Read full article: Sheriff Grady Judd: 54 DUI Arrests In Ma...→

From healthcare history to hospitality: Storied old Cook County Hospital slated to open in July with hotels, offices, museum

From healthcare history to hospitality: Storied old Cook County Hospital slated to open in July with hotels, offices, museum

Ald. Walter Burnett, who was born in the West Side hospital nearly 57 years ago, said he’s "looking to have a birthday party here at Cook County Hospital." Two [...] Read full article: From healthcare history to hospitality: ...→

2 more detainees, employee at Cook County Juvenile detention center test positive for COVID-19

2 more detainees, employee at Cook County Juvenile detention center test positive for COVID-19

So far, 18 residents and 22 employees at the detention center have tested positive for the coronavirus, officials said. Read full article: 2 more detainees, employee at Cook Count...→

A judge denied Friday a request by the Orange County District Attorney’s Office  [...]

A judge denied Friday a request by the Orange County District Attorney’s Office [...]

A judge denied Friday a request by the Orange County District Attorney’s Office to drop charges against a Newport Beach surgeon and his girlfriend, who are... Read full article: A judge denied Friday a request by the O...→

Should Lake County eliminate the recorder's office? Voters could decide

Should Lake County eliminate the recorder's office? Voters could decide

Years after the idea was first proposed, a plan to eliminate the office of the Lake County recorder of deeds may appear on November's ballots. Read full article: Should Lake County eliminate the recorde...→

Dallas Police Chief Renee Hall Implements New Order For DPD Employees 'Duty To Intervene'

Dallas Police Chief Renee Hall Implements New Order For DPD Employees 'Duty To Intervene'

The chief of the Dallas Police Department, U. Renee Hall, has implemented a new general order regarding the duty of every department employee to intervene. Read full article: Dallas Police Chief Renee Hall Implement...→

Cook County campsites, dog parks among amenities reopening

Cook County campsites, dog parks among amenities reopening

The Forest Preserves of Cook County on Thursday announced the reopening of more amenities, such as camp sites and off-leash dog areas, in conjunction with the [...] Read full article: Cook County campsites, dog parks among a...→

Cook County rejects taller fences at truck lot near Elk Grove

Cook County rejects taller fences at truck lot near Elk Grove

With a nod to Elk Grove Village trustees, Cook County commissioners have rejected a truck repair company's plans to install taller fences around unincorporated [...] Read full article: Cook County rejects taller fences at tru...→

He was identified as Andre Jackson, the Cook County medical examiner’s office sa [...]

He was identified as Andre Jackson, the Cook County medical examiner’s office sa [...]

He was identified as Andre Jackson, the Cook County medical examiner’s office said. He lived in the neighborhood. Read full article: He was identified as Andre Jackson, the ...→

The Will County State’s Attorney’s Office has asked the Illinois State Police to [...]

The Will County State’s Attorney’s Office has asked the Illinois State Police to investigate an incident involving Joliet Mayor Bob O’Dekirk and protesters tha [...] Read full article: The Will County State’s Attorney’s Offic...→

An ‘Unprecedented’ 15 Gun-Related Homicides Reported Sunday in Cook County

An ‘Unprecedented’ 15 Gun-Related Homicides Reported Sunday in Cook County

A total of 15 gun-related homicides took place across Cook County Sunday, the highest number of daily homicides the chief medical examiner said she has seen in [...] Read full article: An ‘Unprecedented’ 15 Gun-Related Homici...→

Cook County Sheriff Tom Dart: Carry on peaceful protests, but looters and arsonists will go to jail

Cook County Sheriff Tom Dart: Carry on peaceful protests, but looters and arsonists will go to jail

Sheriff Tom Dart on Monday delivered a two-pronged message: Peaceful protesters should carry on, but looters and vandals will find there’s plenty of space for [...] Read full article: Cook County Sheriff Tom Dart: Carry on p...→

The Cook County medical examiner’s office identified her as Lazarra Daniels of L [...]

The Cook County medical examiner’s office identified her as Lazarra Daniels of Lawndale.... Music-based companies Live Nation and TikTok, as well as the Record [...] Read full article: The Cook County medical examiner’s offic...→

Tim Cook: Apple Employees Feel Afraid in Their 'Own Skin'

Tim Cook: Apple Employees Feel Afraid in Their 'Own Skin'

On Sunday, Apple CEO Tim Cook sent a memo to employees addressing the recent killing of George Floyd which has sparked protests across the United States. Accor [...] Read full article: Tim Cook: Apple Employees Feel Afraid in...→

Cook County Medicaid plan gets new payment model • Amita’s new strategy chief • Outpatient visits on the rise

NEW PAYMENT MODEL UNDER COOK COUNTY'S MEDICAID PLAN: As fewer patients seek medical care amid the COVID-19 pandemic, Cook County Health’s Medicaid plan is inst [...] Read full article: Cook County Medicaid plan gets new payme...→

New payment model at Cook County Medicaid plan

The arrangement aims to provide consistent revenue to clinics in vulnerable communities at a time when many patients are avoiding in-person care. Read full article: New payment model at Cook County Medicai...→