A group of protesters talked about how they were treated by police during Saturday protests. Lee Edwards / Block Club Chicago

‘Traumatized’ Protesters Recount Clashes With Cops Following Shooting Of Harith Augustus

Sobbing in a tent among other activists, one South Shore mom said she watched police drag and beat her friend with billy clubs.

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Another 42 People Die From Coronavirus In Illinois As Surge In Cases Worsens

There have now been 141 deaths in Illinois from the pandemic and 6,980 confirmed cases. The latter is a jump of 986 cases since Tuesday.

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City Employee Dies From Coronavirus, Mayor Lightfoot Says

"This sobering moment should remind us that the numbers we report every day are not mere statistics," Lightfoot said.