Ald Michele Smith joins a group of Lincoln Yards protesters calling to slow down the TIF approval process. Ald. Michele Smith / Twitter

$900 Million TIF For Lincoln Yards Advances As Aldermen Blast Plan As ‘Ripoff,’ ‘Shell Game’

Lincoln Yards will do nothing to reduce economic or racial segregation in Chicago, Ald. Scott Waguespack said. “This will exacerbate the tale of two cities we are faced with."

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As Trump Plans To Bring Border Patrol To Sanctuary Cities, Mayor Lightfoot Pushes Back: ‘We Will Not Be Bullied’

“If anyone thinks they can come here into our city and terrorize our residents into the shadows, let me say this: They have another thing coming," Lightfoot said.

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Here’s What You Can Buy At Gucci’s New Psychedelic Pop-Up Shop

The luxury retailer opened the disco ball-encrusted shop in an old drive-thru bank in the West Loop.