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A federal judge is slated to sentence Friday a former Chicago Public Schools CEO [...]

A federal judge is slated to sentence Friday a former Chicago Public Schools CEO who pleaded guilty to a scheme to steer more than $20 million worth of no-bid [...] Read full article: A federal judge is slated to sentence Fr...→

Federal appeals court orders judge to drop case against Michael Flynn

Federal appeals court orders judge to drop case against Michael Flynn

A federal appeals court on Wednesday ordered a judge to drop charges against former national security adviser Michael Flynn. The three-judge panel in Washingto [...] Read full article: Federal appeals court orders judge to dr...→

Latest Updates: Protests, Vote on Officers in Chicago Public Schools

Latest Updates: Protests, Vote on Officers in Chicago Public Schools

A big decision is set for whether or not Chicago police officers will remain in public schools in the city.... A measure to remove them from schools failed to [...] Read full article: Latest Updates: Protests, Vote on Office...→

Movie theaters: A select few will reopen Friday in Chicago suburbs

Movie theaters: A select few will reopen Friday in Chicago suburbs

Cinemas in Elmhurst, North Riverside, Elk Grove Village and elsewhere put restrictions on audiences coming to see old and newish films indoors. Read full article: Movie theaters: A select few will reopen...→

Chicago Public Schools Evaluating Guidelines to Bring Students Back to Classrooms

Chicago Public Schools Evaluating Guidelines to Bring Students Back to Classrooms

With the state of Illinois unveiling new guidelines that could allow students to return to classrooms this fall, Chicago Public Schools says that it will work [...] Read full article: Chicago Public Schools Evaluating Guidel...→

California can't force cancer warning labels for Roundup, federal judge rules

California can't force cancer warning labels for Roundup, federal judge rules

Federal judge said "great weight of evidence" is that main ingredient in world's most widely used weed killer isn't cancer causer. Read full article: California can't force cancer warning la...→

Judge Napolitano: Probes of Trump associates 'will probably continue' after firing of SDNY federal prosecutor

Judge Napolitano: Probes of Trump associates 'will probably continue' after firing of SDNY federal prosecutor

Fox News senior judicial analyst Judge Andrew Napolitano weighed in on Monday on Attorney General William Barr informing the District Attorney for the Southern [...] Read full article: Judge Napolitano: Probes of Trump associ...→

Chicago Ready to Move to Phase 4 on Friday, Mayor Says

Chicago Ready to Move to Phase 4 on Friday, Mayor Says

Chicago will be ready to enter phase four with the rest of Illinois on Friday, five days earlier than health experts had initially planned, the mayor announced [...] Read full article: Chicago Ready to Move to Phase 4 on Frid...→

Video: Federal judge says John Bolton can publish his book

Video: Federal judge says John Bolton can publish his book

A federal judge ruled Saturday that former national security adviser John Bolton can release his book, "The Room Where It Happened." Read full article: Video: Federal judge says John Bolton ca...→

Federal judge declines to order delay of John Bolton's tell-all book about Trump administration

Federal judge declines to order delay of John Bolton's tell-all book about Trump administration

Although the judge declined to delay the book's publication, the government's lawsuit remains alive, partly because it also seeks an order seizing any profits [...] Read full article: Federal judge declines to order delay of...→

Chicago Weather: Even Warmer On Friday

Chicago Weather: Even Warmer On Friday

We hit 90 on Thursday, and highs of 90-95 are expected on Friday, as dry high pressure holds off the incoming system for another day. Read full article: Chicago Weather: Even Warmer On Friday...→

Chicago Businesses Set to Celebrate Juneteenth Friday

Chicago Businesses Set to Celebrate Juneteenth Friday

While it’s not a federal holiday, many in Chicago will observe Juneteenth this year, thanks to employers that say they are taking part in a fight for inclusivi [...] Read full article: Chicago Businesses Set to Celebrate June...→

Bid To Force CPD Officers Out Of Chicago Public Schools Sent To City Council's Legislative Purgatory

Bid To Force CPD Officers Out Of Chicago Public Schools Sent To City Council's Legislative Purgatory

Mayor Lori Lightfoot has opposed entirely removing police officers from public schools, arguing it should be up to elected Local School Councils to decide if p [...] Read full article: Bid To Force CPD Officers Out Of Chicago...→

Chicago Board Of Education Votes To Keep CPD Officers From Chicago Public Schools

Chicago Board Of Education Votes To Keep CPD Officers From Chicago Public Schools

By a 4-3 vote, Mayor Lori Lightfoot's hand-picked board voted down a motion to terminate a $33 million contract with the Chicago Police Department to provide m [...] Read full article: Chicago Board Of Education Votes To Keep...→

Federal judge skeptical of Trump order used to expel migrants at border

Federal judge skeptical of Trump order used to expel migrants at border

Citing a CDC order, border officials have expelled tens of thousands of migrants, including children and those seeking asylum. Read full article: Federal judge skeptical of Trump order u...→

Federal appeals court orders Flynn judge to dismiss charges

Federal appeals court orders Flynn judge to dismiss charges

The D.C. circuit's ruling came after the Justice Department filed a motion to drop the case against the former Trump national security adviser. Read full article: Federal appeals court orders Flynn judge...→

Vote on Removing Officers From Chicago Public Schools Expected as Protests Continue

Vote on Removing Officers From Chicago Public Schools Expected as Protests Continue

The Chicago Board of Education was expected to vote Wednesday on whether or not to end the city’s public school district’s contract with the Chicago Police Dep [...] Read full article: Vote on Removing Officers From Chicago P...→

Judge orders Brazil’s president to wear mask in public

Judge orders Brazil’s president to wear mask in public

Federal Judge Renato Borelli ruled in a decision made public on Tuesday that Bolsonaro was subject to a fine of 2,000 reais ($387) a day if he continued to dis [...] Read full article: Judge orders Brazil’s president to wear ...→

Federal Judge Rules California Can't Require Cancer Warning on Roundup Weed Killer

Federal Judge Rules California Can't Require Cancer Warning on Roundup Weed Killer

California can’t require a cancer warning label on Roundup, the world’s most widely-used weed killer, U.S. District Judge William Shubb ruled on Monday. Read full article: Federal Judge Rules California Can't Req...→

Illinois Coronavirus Updates: Chicago Moves to Phase Four Friday, Lakefront Reopens

Illinois Coronavirus Updates: Chicago Moves to Phase Four Friday, Lakefront Reopens

Chicago is ready to move into phase four of reopening on Friday alongside the rest of Illinois, city officials announced early Monday.... Meanwhile, more restr [...] Read full article: Illinois Coronavirus Updates: Chicago Mo...→

Judge hands ex-exotic dancer stripped-down sentence in fentanyl case

Judge hands ex-exotic dancer stripped-down sentence in fentanyl case

A former exotic dancer recruited to manage sales at Insys Therapeutics will spend a year and a day in prison for “Wolf of Wall Street tactics” selling fentanyl [...] Read full article: Judge hands ex-exotic dancer stripped-do...→

John Bolton can publish book despite efforts to block it, federal judge rules

John Bolton can publish book despite efforts to block it, federal judge rules

A federal judge ruled Saturday that former national security adviser John Bolton can move forward in publishing his tell-all book despite efforts by the Trump [...] Read full article: John Bolton can publish book despite eff...→

Federal judge says of Bolton's book that the horse is already

Federal judge says of Bolton's book that the horse is already "out of the barn"

Judge Royce Lamberth questioned the government's attorneys about why they were bringing litigation against Bolton now, after the book is already in the public [...] Read full article: Federal judge says of Bolton's book that...→

Federal judge warns DOJ that horse ‘seems to be out of the barn’ on blocking Bolton book

Federal judge warns DOJ that horse ‘seems to be out of the barn’ on blocking Bolton book

A federal judge on Friday heard arguments on a request by the Justice Department to block the publication of former National Security Adviser John Bolton’s mem [...] Read full article: Federal judge warns DOJ that horse ‘seem...→

Federal judge approves housing in LA for 7,000 homeless

Federal judge approves housing in LA for 7,000 homeless

A federal judge approved an agreement to have to city and county of Los Angeles provide housing for up to 7,000 homeless people living near freeways in an effo [...] Read full article: Federal judge approves housing in LA for...→

Justice Department asks federal judge to halt publication of John Bolton’s book, escalating legal fight as explosive details emerge

Justice Department asks federal judge to halt publication of John Bolton’s book, escalating legal fight as explosive details emerge

The Justice Department asked a federal judge to immediately order John Bolton to halt publication of his memoir, which has already been printed and distributed [...] Read full article: Justice Department asks federal judge to...→

Chicago Police union asks consent-decree judge to help in fight with city over 12-hour shifts

Chicago Police union asks consent-decree judge to help in fight with city over 12-hour shifts

The Fraternal Order of Police wants to force the city to look for help elsewhere, including other police departments and the National Guard, to give its office [...] Read full article: Chicago Police union asks consent-decree...→

No vacancies left: Senate approves Trump’s 200th federal judge

No vacancies left: Senate approves Trump’s 200th federal judge

The Senate has approved the nomination of a Mississippi judge to a federal appeals court, the last remaining appellate opening. It marks the first time in at l [...] Read full article: No vacancies left: Senate approves Trump...→

Federal appeals court overrules judge, orders Flynn case dismissed as DOJ requested

Federal appeals court overrules judge, orders Flynn case dismissed as DOJ requested

In a surprise ruling, the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals has just overruled District ]Judge Emmet Sullivan and ordered him to accept the Justice Department's mo [...] Read full article: Federal appeals court overrules judge, o...→

Federal Judge Signals He Won't Postpone Wisconsin Election

We’re in for warmer temperatures but also some rain and wind on Thanksgiving Eve. NBC10 First Alert Weather chief meteorologist Tammie Souza shows us the forec [...] Read full article: Federal Judge Signals He Won't Postpone ...→

Chicago Public Schools

A youth-led action group marched around a now-vacant school in Chicago’s Humboldt Park neighborhood on Tuesday, calling for Chicago Public Schools officials to [...] Read full article: Chicago Public Schools...→

Judge orders Brazil’s Bolsonaro to use face mask in public | WTOP

Judge orders Brazil’s Bolsonaro to use face mask in public | WTOP

SAO PAULO (AP) — A Brazilian federal judge on Tuesday ordered President Jair Bolsonaro to comply with local rules to wear a face mask whenever he is outdoors i [...] Read full article: Judge orders Brazil’s Bolsonaro to use f...→

Lights Announces Chicago On Track To Transition To Phase 4 On Friday

Lights Announces Chicago On Track To Transition To Phase 4 On Friday

Mayor Lori Lightfoot announced Chicago is on track to transition into Phase 4 of reopening on Friday, June 26. Read full article: Lights Announces Chicago On Track To Tra...→

Public Funeral Service Held for Federal Officer Killed in Oakland

Public Funeral Service Held for Federal Officer Killed in Oakland

A public memorial service was held Friday for a federal officer killed last month outside the Federal Building in Oakland, California. Read full article: Public Funeral Service Held for Federal ...→

Racism is a public health crisis: Chicago hospitals, clinics

Naming racism a public health crisis, 36 of Chicago’s largest hospitals and clinics pledge to improve health equity across the city. Read full article: Racism is a public health crisis: Chicag...→

Federal Judge Places Limits On Oakland Police Use Of Tear Gas On Protesters

Federal Judge Places Limits On Oakland Police Use Of Tear Gas On Protesters

A federal judge has temporarily placed limits on the Oakland Police Department's use of tear gas, flash bangs and rubber bullets on protesters. Read full article: Federal Judge Places Limits On Oakland P...→

Judge orders 50-year sentence for former Chicago cop who fatally shot wife in Spring Grove

Judge orders 50-year sentence for former Chicago cop who fatally shot wife in Spring Grove

A former Chicago police officer received a 50-year prison sentence Wednesday for the 2017 murder of his wife and fellow former officer, Elizabeth "Betty" Volbe [...] Read full article: Judge orders 50-year sentence for former...→

Lightfoot reaffirms opposition to removing police officers from Chicago Public Schools

Lightfoot reaffirms opposition to removing police officers from Chicago Public Schools

The mayor said she had nothing to do with sending an ordinance to terminate the contract between CPD and CPS to the Rules Committee, a traditional burial groun [...] Read full article: Lightfoot reaffirms opposition to removi...→

Watch: Chicago City Council to Discuss Proposal to Remove Police From Public Schools

Watch: Chicago City Council to Discuss Proposal to Remove Police From Public Schools

Chicago City Council was slated to debate on Wednesday a new proposal to remove police officers from the city’s public schools. Ald. Roderick Sawyer, Ald. Jean [...] Read full article: Watch: Chicago City Council to Discuss P...→

No vacancies left: Senate approves Trump’s 200th federal judge

No vacancies left: Senate approves Trump’s 200th federal judge

The Senate has approved the nomination of a Mississippi judge to a federal appeals court, the last remaining appellate opening. It marks the first time in at l [...] Read full article: No vacancies left: Senate approves Trump...→

Federal judge skeptical of Trump order used to expel migrants at border

Federal judge skeptical of Trump order used to expel migrants at border

Citing a CDC order, border officials have expelled tens of thousands of migrants, including children and those seeking asylum. Read full article: Federal judge skeptical of Trump order u...→

Federal appeals court orders judge to drop case against Michael Flynn

Federal appeals court orders judge to drop case against Michael Flynn

A federal appeals court on Wednesday ordered a judge to drop charges against former national security adviser Michael Flynn. The three-judge panel in Washingto [...] Read full article: Federal appeals court orders judge to dr...→

Federal appeals court overrules judge, orders Flynn case dismissed as DOJ requested

Federal appeals court overrules judge, orders Flynn case dismissed as DOJ requested

In a surprise ruling, the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals has just overruled District ]Judge Emmet Sullivan and ordered him to accept the Justice Department's mo [...] Read full article: Federal appeals court overrules judge, o...→

Vote on Removing Officers From Chicago Public Schools Expected as Protests Continue

Vote on Removing Officers From Chicago Public Schools Expected as Protests Continue

The Chicago Board of Education was expected to vote Wednesday on whether or not to end the city’s public school district’s contract with the Chicago Police Dep [...] Read full article: Vote on Removing Officers From Chicago P...→

Movie theaters: A select few will reopen Friday in Chicago suburbs

Movie theaters: A select few will reopen Friday in Chicago suburbs

Cinemas in Elmhurst, North Riverside, Elk Grove Village and elsewhere put restrictions on audiences coming to see old and newish films indoors. Read full article: Movie theaters: A select few will reopen...→

Chicago Public Schools

A youth-led action group marched around a now-vacant school in Chicago’s Humboldt Park neighborhood on Tuesday, calling for Chicago Public Schools officials to [...] Read full article: Chicago Public Schools...→

Judge orders Brazil’s president to wear mask in public

Judge orders Brazil’s president to wear mask in public

Federal Judge Renato Borelli ruled in a decision made public on Tuesday that Bolsonaro was subject to a fine of 2,000 reais ($387) a day if he continued to dis [...] Read full article: Judge orders Brazil’s president to wear ...→

California can't force cancer warning labels for Roundup, federal judge rules

California can't force cancer warning labels for Roundup, federal judge rules

Federal judge said "great weight of evidence" is that main ingredient in world's most widely used weed killer isn't cancer causer. Read full article: California can't force cancer warning la...→

Illinois Coronavirus Updates: Chicago Moves to Phase Four Friday, Lakefront Reopens

Illinois Coronavirus Updates: Chicago Moves to Phase Four Friday, Lakefront Reopens

Chicago is ready to move into phase four of reopening on Friday alongside the rest of Illinois, city officials announced early Monday.... Meanwhile, more restr [...] Read full article: Illinois Coronavirus Updates: Chicago Mo...→

Chicago Ready to Move to Phase 4 on Friday, Mayor Says

Chicago Ready to Move to Phase 4 on Friday, Mayor Says

Chicago will be ready to enter phase four with the rest of Illinois on Friday, five days earlier than health experts had initially planned, the mayor announced [...] Read full article: Chicago Ready to Move to Phase 4 on Frid...→

John Bolton can publish book despite efforts to block it, federal judge rules

John Bolton can publish book despite efforts to block it, federal judge rules

A federal judge ruled Saturday that former national security adviser John Bolton can move forward in publishing his tell-all book despite efforts by the Trump [...] Read full article: John Bolton can publish book despite eff...→

Federal judge declines to order delay of John Bolton's tell-all book about Trump administration

Federal judge declines to order delay of John Bolton's tell-all book about Trump administration

Although the judge declined to delay the book's publication, the government's lawsuit remains alive, partly because it also seeks an order seizing any profits [...] Read full article: Federal judge declines to order delay of...→

Racism is a public health crisis: Chicago hospitals, clinics

Naming racism a public health crisis, 36 of Chicago’s largest hospitals and clinics pledge to improve health equity across the city. Read full article: Racism is a public health crisis: Chicag...→

Federal judge warns DOJ that horse ‘seems to be out of the barn’ on blocking Bolton book

Federal judge warns DOJ that horse ‘seems to be out of the barn’ on blocking Bolton book

A federal judge on Friday heard arguments on a request by the Justice Department to block the publication of former National Security Adviser John Bolton’s mem [...] Read full article: Federal judge warns DOJ that horse ‘seem...→

Chicago Weather: Even Warmer On Friday

Chicago Weather: Even Warmer On Friday

We hit 90 on Thursday, and highs of 90-95 are expected on Friday, as dry high pressure holds off the incoming system for another day. Read full article: Chicago Weather: Even Warmer On Friday...→

Judge orders 50-year sentence for former Chicago cop who fatally shot wife in Spring Grove

Judge orders 50-year sentence for former Chicago cop who fatally shot wife in Spring Grove

A former Chicago police officer received a 50-year prison sentence Wednesday for the 2017 murder of his wife and fellow former officer, Elizabeth "Betty" Volbe [...] Read full article: Judge orders 50-year sentence for former...→

Justice Department asks federal judge to halt publication of John Bolton’s book, escalating legal fight as explosive details emerge

Justice Department asks federal judge to halt publication of John Bolton’s book, escalating legal fight as explosive details emerge

The Justice Department asked a federal judge to immediately order John Bolton to halt publication of his memoir, which has already been printed and distributed [...] Read full article: Justice Department asks federal judge to...→

Bid To Force CPD Officers Out Of Chicago Public Schools Sent To City Council's Legislative Purgatory

Bid To Force CPD Officers Out Of Chicago Public Schools Sent To City Council's Legislative Purgatory

Mayor Lori Lightfoot has opposed entirely removing police officers from public schools, arguing it should be up to elected Local School Councils to decide if p [...] Read full article: Bid To Force CPD Officers Out Of Chicago...→

Watch: Chicago City Council to Discuss Proposal to Remove Police From Public Schools

Watch: Chicago City Council to Discuss Proposal to Remove Police From Public Schools

Chicago City Council was slated to debate on Wednesday a new proposal to remove police officers from the city’s public schools. Ald. Roderick Sawyer, Ald. Jean [...] Read full article: Watch: Chicago City Council to Discuss P...→

Chicago Board Of Education Votes To Keep CPD Officers From Chicago Public Schools

Chicago Board Of Education Votes To Keep CPD Officers From Chicago Public Schools

By a 4-3 vote, Mayor Lori Lightfoot's hand-picked board voted down a motion to terminate a $33 million contract with the Chicago Police Department to provide m [...] Read full article: Chicago Board Of Education Votes To Keep...→

Federal appeals court orders Flynn judge to dismiss charges

Federal appeals court orders Flynn judge to dismiss charges

The D.C. circuit's ruling came after the Justice Department filed a motion to drop the case against the former Trump national security adviser. Read full article: Federal appeals court orders Flynn judge...→

Latest Updates: Protests, Vote on Officers in Chicago Public Schools

Latest Updates: Protests, Vote on Officers in Chicago Public Schools

A big decision is set for whether or not Chicago police officers will remain in public schools in the city.... A measure to remove them from schools failed to [...] Read full article: Latest Updates: Protests, Vote on Office...→

Federal Judge Signals He Won't Postpone Wisconsin Election

We’re in for warmer temperatures but also some rain and wind on Thanksgiving Eve. NBC10 First Alert Weather chief meteorologist Tammie Souza shows us the forec [...] Read full article: Federal Judge Signals He Won't Postpone ...→

Chicago Public Schools Evaluating Guidelines to Bring Students Back to Classrooms

Chicago Public Schools Evaluating Guidelines to Bring Students Back to Classrooms

With the state of Illinois unveiling new guidelines that could allow students to return to classrooms this fall, Chicago Public Schools says that it will work [...] Read full article: Chicago Public Schools Evaluating Guidel...→

Judge orders Brazil’s Bolsonaro to use face mask in public | WTOP

Judge orders Brazil’s Bolsonaro to use face mask in public | WTOP

SAO PAULO (AP) — A Brazilian federal judge on Tuesday ordered President Jair Bolsonaro to comply with local rules to wear a face mask whenever he is outdoors i [...] Read full article: Judge orders Brazil’s Bolsonaro to use f...→

Federal Judge Rules California Can't Require Cancer Warning on Roundup Weed Killer

Federal Judge Rules California Can't Require Cancer Warning on Roundup Weed Killer

California can’t require a cancer warning label on Roundup, the world’s most widely-used weed killer, U.S. District Judge William Shubb ruled on Monday. Read full article: Federal Judge Rules California Can't Req...→

Judge Napolitano: Probes of Trump associates 'will probably continue' after firing of SDNY federal prosecutor

Judge Napolitano: Probes of Trump associates 'will probably continue' after firing of SDNY federal prosecutor

Fox News senior judicial analyst Judge Andrew Napolitano weighed in on Monday on Attorney General William Barr informing the District Attorney for the Southern [...] Read full article: Judge Napolitano: Probes of Trump associ...→

Lights Announces Chicago On Track To Transition To Phase 4 On Friday

Lights Announces Chicago On Track To Transition To Phase 4 On Friday

Mayor Lori Lightfoot announced Chicago is on track to transition into Phase 4 of reopening on Friday, June 26. Read full article: Lights Announces Chicago On Track To Tra...→

Judge hands ex-exotic dancer stripped-down sentence in fentanyl case

Judge hands ex-exotic dancer stripped-down sentence in fentanyl case

A former exotic dancer recruited to manage sales at Insys Therapeutics will spend a year and a day in prison for “Wolf of Wall Street tactics” selling fentanyl [...] Read full article: Judge hands ex-exotic dancer stripped-do...→

Video: Federal judge says John Bolton can publish his book

Video: Federal judge says John Bolton can publish his book

A federal judge ruled Saturday that former national security adviser John Bolton can release his book, "The Room Where It Happened." Read full article: Video: Federal judge says John Bolton ca...→

Public Funeral Service Held for Federal Officer Killed in Oakland

Public Funeral Service Held for Federal Officer Killed in Oakland

A public memorial service was held Friday for a federal officer killed last month outside the Federal Building in Oakland, California. Read full article: Public Funeral Service Held for Federal ...→

Federal judge says of Bolton's book that the horse is already

Federal judge says of Bolton's book that the horse is already "out of the barn"

Judge Royce Lamberth questioned the government's attorneys about why they were bringing litigation against Bolton now, after the book is already in the public [...] Read full article: Federal judge says of Bolton's book that...→

Federal Judge Places Limits On Oakland Police Use Of Tear Gas On Protesters

Federal Judge Places Limits On Oakland Police Use Of Tear Gas On Protesters

A federal judge has temporarily placed limits on the Oakland Police Department's use of tear gas, flash bangs and rubber bullets on protesters. Read full article: Federal Judge Places Limits On Oakland P...→

Federal judge approves housing in LA for 7,000 homeless

Federal judge approves housing in LA for 7,000 homeless

A federal judge approved an agreement to have to city and county of Los Angeles provide housing for up to 7,000 homeless people living near freeways in an effo [...] Read full article: Federal judge approves housing in LA for...→

Chicago Businesses Set to Celebrate Juneteenth Friday

Chicago Businesses Set to Celebrate Juneteenth Friday

While it’s not a federal holiday, many in Chicago will observe Juneteenth this year, thanks to employers that say they are taking part in a fight for inclusivi [...] Read full article: Chicago Businesses Set to Celebrate June...→

Lightfoot reaffirms opposition to removing police officers from Chicago Public Schools

Lightfoot reaffirms opposition to removing police officers from Chicago Public Schools

The mayor said she had nothing to do with sending an ordinance to terminate the contract between CPD and CPS to the Rules Committee, a traditional burial groun [...] Read full article: Lightfoot reaffirms opposition to removi...→

Chicago Police union asks consent-decree judge to help in fight with city over 12-hour shifts

Chicago Police union asks consent-decree judge to help in fight with city over 12-hour shifts

The Fraternal Order of Police wants to force the city to look for help elsewhere, including other police departments and the National Guard, to give its office [...] Read full article: Chicago Police union asks consent-decree...→

Chicago Board Of Education Votes To Keep CPD Officers From Chicago Public Schools

Chicago Board Of Education Votes To Keep CPD Officers From Chicago Public Schools

By a 4-3 vote, Mayor Lori Lightfoot's hand-picked board voted down a motion to terminate a $33 million contract with the Chicago Police Department to provide m [...] Read full article: Chicago Board Of Education Votes To Keep...→

No vacancies left: Senate approves Trump’s 200th federal judge

No vacancies left: Senate approves Trump’s 200th federal judge

The Senate has approved the nomination of a Mississippi judge to a federal appeals court, the last remaining appellate opening. It marks the first time in at l [...] Read full article: No vacancies left: Senate approves Trump...→

Federal judge skeptical of Trump order used to expel migrants at border

Federal judge skeptical of Trump order used to expel migrants at border

Citing a CDC order, border officials have expelled tens of thousands of migrants, including children and those seeking asylum. Read full article: Federal judge skeptical of Trump order u...→

Federal appeals court orders judge to drop case against Michael Flynn

Federal appeals court orders judge to drop case against Michael Flynn

A federal appeals court on Wednesday ordered a judge to drop charges against former national security adviser Michael Flynn. The three-judge panel in Washingto [...] Read full article: Federal appeals court orders judge to dr...→

Federal appeals court orders Flynn judge to dismiss charges

Federal appeals court orders Flynn judge to dismiss charges

The D.C. circuit's ruling came after the Justice Department filed a motion to drop the case against the former Trump national security adviser. Read full article: Federal appeals court orders Flynn judge...→

Federal appeals court overrules judge, orders Flynn case dismissed as DOJ requested

Federal appeals court overrules judge, orders Flynn case dismissed as DOJ requested

In a surprise ruling, the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals has just overruled District ]Judge Emmet Sullivan and ordered him to accept the Justice Department's mo [...] Read full article: Federal appeals court overrules judge, o...→

Latest Updates: Protests, Vote on Officers in Chicago Public Schools

Latest Updates: Protests, Vote on Officers in Chicago Public Schools

A big decision is set for whether or not Chicago police officers will remain in public schools in the city.... A measure to remove them from schools failed to [...] Read full article: Latest Updates: Protests, Vote on Office...→

Vote on Removing Officers From Chicago Public Schools Expected as Protests Continue

Vote on Removing Officers From Chicago Public Schools Expected as Protests Continue

The Chicago Board of Education was expected to vote Wednesday on whether or not to end the city’s public school district’s contract with the Chicago Police Dep [...] Read full article: Vote on Removing Officers From Chicago P...→

Federal Judge Signals He Won't Postpone Wisconsin Election

We’re in for warmer temperatures but also some rain and wind on Thanksgiving Eve. NBC10 First Alert Weather chief meteorologist Tammie Souza shows us the forec [...] Read full article: Federal Judge Signals He Won't Postpone ...→

Movie theaters: A select few will reopen Friday in Chicago suburbs

Movie theaters: A select few will reopen Friday in Chicago suburbs

Cinemas in Elmhurst, North Riverside, Elk Grove Village and elsewhere put restrictions on audiences coming to see old and newish films indoors. Read full article: Movie theaters: A select few will reopen...→

Chicago Public Schools

A youth-led action group marched around a now-vacant school in Chicago’s Humboldt Park neighborhood on Tuesday, calling for Chicago Public Schools officials to [...] Read full article: Chicago Public Schools...→

Chicago Public Schools Evaluating Guidelines to Bring Students Back to Classrooms

Chicago Public Schools Evaluating Guidelines to Bring Students Back to Classrooms

With the state of Illinois unveiling new guidelines that could allow students to return to classrooms this fall, Chicago Public Schools says that it will work [...] Read full article: Chicago Public Schools Evaluating Guidel...→

Judge orders Brazil’s president to wear mask in public

Judge orders Brazil’s president to wear mask in public

Federal Judge Renato Borelli ruled in a decision made public on Tuesday that Bolsonaro was subject to a fine of 2,000 reais ($387) a day if he continued to dis [...] Read full article: Judge orders Brazil’s president to wear ...→

Judge orders Brazil’s Bolsonaro to use face mask in public | WTOP

Judge orders Brazil’s Bolsonaro to use face mask in public | WTOP

SAO PAULO (AP) — A Brazilian federal judge on Tuesday ordered President Jair Bolsonaro to comply with local rules to wear a face mask whenever he is outdoors i [...] Read full article: Judge orders Brazil’s Bolsonaro to use f...→

California can't force cancer warning labels for Roundup, federal judge rules

California can't force cancer warning labels for Roundup, federal judge rules

Federal judge said "great weight of evidence" is that main ingredient in world's most widely used weed killer isn't cancer causer. Read full article: California can't force cancer warning la...→

Federal Judge Rules California Can't Require Cancer Warning on Roundup Weed Killer

Federal Judge Rules California Can't Require Cancer Warning on Roundup Weed Killer

California can’t require a cancer warning label on Roundup, the world’s most widely-used weed killer, U.S. District Judge William Shubb ruled on Monday. Read full article: Federal Judge Rules California Can't Req...→

Judge Napolitano: Probes of Trump associates 'will probably continue' after firing of SDNY federal prosecutor

Judge Napolitano: Probes of Trump associates 'will probably continue' after firing of SDNY federal prosecutor

Fox News senior judicial analyst Judge Andrew Napolitano weighed in on Monday on Attorney General William Barr informing the District Attorney for the Southern [...] Read full article: Judge Napolitano: Probes of Trump associ...→

Illinois Coronavirus Updates: Chicago Moves to Phase Four Friday, Lakefront Reopens

Illinois Coronavirus Updates: Chicago Moves to Phase Four Friday, Lakefront Reopens

Chicago is ready to move into phase four of reopening on Friday alongside the rest of Illinois, city officials announced early Monday.... Meanwhile, more restr [...] Read full article: Illinois Coronavirus Updates: Chicago Mo...→

Lights Announces Chicago On Track To Transition To Phase 4 On Friday

Lights Announces Chicago On Track To Transition To Phase 4 On Friday

Mayor Lori Lightfoot announced Chicago is on track to transition into Phase 4 of reopening on Friday, June 26. Read full article: Lights Announces Chicago On Track To Tra...→

Chicago Ready to Move to Phase 4 on Friday, Mayor Says

Chicago Ready to Move to Phase 4 on Friday, Mayor Says

Chicago will be ready to enter phase four with the rest of Illinois on Friday, five days earlier than health experts had initially planned, the mayor announced [...] Read full article: Chicago Ready to Move to Phase 4 on Frid...→

Judge hands ex-exotic dancer stripped-down sentence in fentanyl case

Judge hands ex-exotic dancer stripped-down sentence in fentanyl case

A former exotic dancer recruited to manage sales at Insys Therapeutics will spend a year and a day in prison for “Wolf of Wall Street tactics” selling fentanyl [...] Read full article: Judge hands ex-exotic dancer stripped-do...→

Video: Federal judge says John Bolton can publish his book

Video: Federal judge says John Bolton can publish his book

A federal judge ruled Saturday that former national security adviser John Bolton can release his book, "The Room Where It Happened." Read full article: Video: Federal judge says John Bolton ca...→

John Bolton can publish book despite efforts to block it, federal judge rules

John Bolton can publish book despite efforts to block it, federal judge rules

A federal judge ruled Saturday that former national security adviser John Bolton can move forward in publishing his tell-all book despite efforts by the Trump [...] Read full article: John Bolton can publish book despite eff...→

Public Funeral Service Held for Federal Officer Killed in Oakland

Public Funeral Service Held for Federal Officer Killed in Oakland

A public memorial service was held Friday for a federal officer killed last month outside the Federal Building in Oakland, California. Read full article: Public Funeral Service Held for Federal ...→

Federal judge declines to order delay of John Bolton's tell-all book about Trump administration

Federal judge declines to order delay of John Bolton's tell-all book about Trump administration

Although the judge declined to delay the book's publication, the government's lawsuit remains alive, partly because it also seeks an order seizing any profits [...] Read full article: Federal judge declines to order delay of...→

Federal judge says of Bolton's book that the horse is already

Federal judge says of Bolton's book that the horse is already "out of the barn"

Judge Royce Lamberth questioned the government's attorneys about why they were bringing litigation against Bolton now, after the book is already in the public [...] Read full article: Federal judge says of Bolton's book that...→

Racism is a public health crisis: Chicago hospitals, clinics

Naming racism a public health crisis, 36 of Chicago’s largest hospitals and clinics pledge to improve health equity across the city. Read full article: Racism is a public health crisis: Chicag...→

Federal judge warns DOJ that horse ‘seems to be out of the barn’ on blocking Bolton book

Federal judge warns DOJ that horse ‘seems to be out of the barn’ on blocking Bolton book

A federal judge on Friday heard arguments on a request by the Justice Department to block the publication of former National Security Adviser John Bolton’s mem [...] Read full article: Federal judge warns DOJ that horse ‘seem...→

Federal Judge Places Limits On Oakland Police Use Of Tear Gas On Protesters

Federal Judge Places Limits On Oakland Police Use Of Tear Gas On Protesters

A federal judge has temporarily placed limits on the Oakland Police Department's use of tear gas, flash bangs and rubber bullets on protesters. Read full article: Federal Judge Places Limits On Oakland P...→

Chicago Weather: Even Warmer On Friday

Chicago Weather: Even Warmer On Friday

We hit 90 on Thursday, and highs of 90-95 are expected on Friday, as dry high pressure holds off the incoming system for another day. Read full article: Chicago Weather: Even Warmer On Friday...→

Federal judge approves housing in LA for 7,000 homeless

Federal judge approves housing in LA for 7,000 homeless

A federal judge approved an agreement to have to city and county of Los Angeles provide housing for up to 7,000 homeless people living near freeways in an effo [...] Read full article: Federal judge approves housing in LA for...→

Judge orders 50-year sentence for former Chicago cop who fatally shot wife in Spring Grove

Judge orders 50-year sentence for former Chicago cop who fatally shot wife in Spring Grove

A former Chicago police officer received a 50-year prison sentence Wednesday for the 2017 murder of his wife and fellow former officer, Elizabeth "Betty" Volbe [...] Read full article: Judge orders 50-year sentence for former...→

Chicago Businesses Set to Celebrate Juneteenth Friday

Chicago Businesses Set to Celebrate Juneteenth Friday

While it’s not a federal holiday, many in Chicago will observe Juneteenth this year, thanks to employers that say they are taking part in a fight for inclusivi [...] Read full article: Chicago Businesses Set to Celebrate June...→

Justice Department asks federal judge to halt publication of John Bolton’s book, escalating legal fight as explosive details emerge

Justice Department asks federal judge to halt publication of John Bolton’s book, escalating legal fight as explosive details emerge

The Justice Department asked a federal judge to immediately order John Bolton to halt publication of his memoir, which has already been printed and distributed [...] Read full article: Justice Department asks federal judge to...→

Lightfoot reaffirms opposition to removing police officers from Chicago Public Schools

Lightfoot reaffirms opposition to removing police officers from Chicago Public Schools

The mayor said she had nothing to do with sending an ordinance to terminate the contract between CPD and CPS to the Rules Committee, a traditional burial groun [...] Read full article: Lightfoot reaffirms opposition to removi...→

Bid To Force CPD Officers Out Of Chicago Public Schools Sent To City Council's Legislative Purgatory

Bid To Force CPD Officers Out Of Chicago Public Schools Sent To City Council's Legislative Purgatory

Mayor Lori Lightfoot has opposed entirely removing police officers from public schools, arguing it should be up to elected Local School Councils to decide if p [...] Read full article: Bid To Force CPD Officers Out Of Chicago...→

Chicago Police union asks consent-decree judge to help in fight with city over 12-hour shifts

Chicago Police union asks consent-decree judge to help in fight with city over 12-hour shifts

The Fraternal Order of Police wants to force the city to look for help elsewhere, including other police departments and the National Guard, to give its office [...] Read full article: Chicago Police union asks consent-decree...→

Watch: Chicago City Council to Discuss Proposal to Remove Police From Public Schools

Watch: Chicago City Council to Discuss Proposal to Remove Police From Public Schools

Chicago City Council was slated to debate on Wednesday a new proposal to remove police officers from the city’s public schools. Ald. Roderick Sawyer, Ald. Jean [...] Read full article: Watch: Chicago City Council to Discuss P...→