Actor Jussie Smollett was attacked early Tuesday in Streeterville, officials said.Wikimedia Commons

Chicago Police Poring Over Surveillance Video In Late Night Attack On ‘Empire’ Star

Jussie Smollett said he was beaten, had a rope put around his neck and had racial and homophobic slurs shouted at him early Tuesday in Streeterville, authorities said.

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Eden In Near West Side Closing Because Of Coronavirus Pandemic

Co-owner Jodi Fyfe and chef/owner Devon Quinn will close the restaurant this weekend after more three years in business.

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As Illinois Reports 25 More Coronavirus Deaths, Chicago’s Top Doctor Warns City ‘Not Immune’ To Surge

Dr. Allison Arwady said she's concerned Chicago is starting to see its coronavirus numbers rise.

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City Colleges Students Who Had To Drop Out Due To Debt Can Now Get It Cleared And Return To Class

A new program, called Fresh Start, will allow about 21,000 people to return to class if they were previously unable to do so because they had debt they couldn't pay.