White House Chief of Staff Rahm Emanuel said Monday he would like to run for Chicago mayor if Richard M. Daley doesn't seek reelection. How would his Washington credentials and caustic style mesh with Chicago's political machine?
A new program announced Wednesday, seeks to stem youth violence in Chicago schools by reaching out to students through sports and counseling. It hopes to become a national model.
US Attorney General Eric Holder said any effort to stem the sort of violence that killed Derrion Albert must be based on 'the latest research.' Two Chicago programs are models for that approach.
As several states begin receiving the swine flu vaccine, here is a Q-and-A on what parents can expect to happen at schools.
The University of Illinois and Chicago's best public schools are charged with granting admission to children of donors and the well-connected.
Critics say Chicago students shouldn't miss class to point out education-funding disparities.
Support during the complex application process is key, a new Chicago study finds.