Jendy Barnes (red hat on left) was marching Wednesday near the Board of Trade when someone spit on her and other teachers, she said.Provided

In ‘Classless’ Act, Striking Teachers Spat Upon By People In Board Of Trade Building: ‘Who Does That?’

Multiple teachers reported being spit on from people above them in the Board of Trade while they marched Wednesday.

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Cops Kick Runners, Cyclists Out Of Park Near Lakefront After Chicagoans Ignore Coronavirus Closure

Mayor Lori Lightfoot ordered the lakefront and adjacent parks closed after crowds ignored social distancing guidelines last week.

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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.