Aurora Chicago Lakeshore Hospital in the city’s Uptown community.Vignesh Ramachandran/ProPublica Illinois

A Chicago Psychiatric Hospital Will Lose Federal Funding Over Safety and Abuse Issues Involving Children in State Care

At the same time, a federal judge said he will appoint a monitor to oversee the Illinois Department of Children and Family Services. “The stakes cannot be higher,” the judge said.

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Death Of Chicago Infant From COVID-19 ‘Highly Uncommon,’ Pritzker Says While Trying To Reassure Scared Parents

"This is not something we should expect to hear a lot more of because it's just not happening very often at all," Gov. JB Pritzker said.

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More Than 1,100 New Confirmed Cases Of COVID-19 In Illinois And 18 More Dead

There have now been 4,596 confirmed cases of the new coronavirus in the state and 65 deaths. A total of 27,762 people have been tested.

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Infant Among 47 Now Dead From Coronavirus In Illinois: ‘Today Is A Really Hard Day’

"Today is a really hard day. There has never before been a death associated with COVID-19 in an infant."