Mayor Lori Lightfoot, left, and Ald. Jason Ervin.Heather Cherone/Daily Line

Black Caucus, Mayor Set To Face Off Over Effort To Stall Sales Of Recreational Marijuana

Ten aldermen want to stall the sale of pot in Chicago to ensure firms owned by people who were hurt by drug laws can profit from legalization.

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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.