Kathleen Griffin said she was badly beaten by Chicago Police after the planned March 2016 Donald Trump rally at the UIC Pavilion. DNAinfo Chicago; Chicago Police

Woman Who Said She Was Beaten By Cops After Trump Rally Should Get $248K, City Lawyers Recommend

Kathleen Griffin was “peacefully protesting” at the rally with her 13-year-old daughter when police beat her with batons, according to her lawsuit.

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Molotov Cocktails Found Outside Lakeview Synagogue Won’t Deter Congregation: ‘We Will Rise Above The Fear … Arsonist Hoped To Instill’

Police are trying to identify the man captured on surveillance video outside Anshe Sholom B'nai Israel Congregation in the 500 block of West Melrose Street.

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Feminista Jones To Discuss The Power Of Black Women On Twitter At Two Chicago Events

The writer and activist will discuss complexities of race, class and gender with Block Club Chicago's Jamie Nesbitt Golden.

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Baby Eastern Black Rhino Born At Lincoln Park Zoo

The calf, who does not yet have a name, was born to Kapuki Sunday evening.