Chicago

'Doc, Thank You for Not Giving Up on Me': COVID Patient Gets Double Lung Transplant

It is believed to be the first double-lung transplant in the United States involving a patient with COVID-19, and doctors at Northwestern say they are hopeful the recipient will make a full recovery. Read more now.
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Taste Of Chicago, Lollapalooza and More Canceled Due to COVID-19

Taste Of Chicago, Lollapalooza & More Canceled Due To COVID… The new events include at-home dance parties, drive-in movies, and virtual concerts.
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30,000 Gather for Chicago Justice Rally and March: 'All Lives Cannot Matter Until Black Lives Matter'

Several thousand protesters gathered in Union Park on Chicago’s Near West Side before taking to the streets in a march that stretched for blocks.
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Chicago Mayor Imposes Overnight Curfew After Protest Violence

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot announced Saturday there will be an overnight curfew, from 9 p.m. to 6 a.m. Sunday, following George Floyd protests that devolved into violence and looting.
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George Floyd Protests Fill Downtown Chicago Streets, Turn Violent Amid Looting, Property Damage, Police Confrontations

Thousands of protesters returned downtown for a second day of protests to express outrage over the killing of George Floyd in Minneapolis, looting and damaging some downtown businesses.
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Chicago Man Rents Out Theater to Propose to Girlfriend

(B96) Dominic Mendicino surprised his now-fiancé with the engagement of a lifetime. "I was filming for a year-and-a-half," he told B96, which doesn't include the countless hours he dedicated to editing the video. And then, there's executing the whole surprise without Giana finding out. On October...
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Dispensary: Kevin Gates Returns to Jail!

Kevin Gates was released from a Florida jail on Wednesday afternoon, but now he's back in jail; this time in Chicago. Gates has had an outstanding warrant out for his arrest in Chi-town since 2013. After being released, Gates turned himself in to the Chicago authorities where he is being held with...
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Chance The Rapper: Trump Sounds Like He's 'Going To War With Chicago'

Chance the Rapper took issue with President Trump's tweet about "[sending] in the Feds" to fix the gun violence problem in his hometown of Chicago. The Grammy-winner said, "It sounds like he's announcing he's gonna go to war with Chicago… I don't like to think he said what he meant or he meant what...
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