Mayor Lori Lightfoot speaks at City Hall in February 2020. Colin Boyle/ Block Club Chicago

Coronavirus In Chicago: As Cases Double In Illinois Over The Weekend, A Strange New Reality Sets In

As of Sunday afternoon, 93 cases of coronavirus have been found in Illinois — double the number of cases Illinois was reporting on Friday.

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Some Non-Essential Businesses Remain Open In Chicago: ‘It’s Profits Over People,’ Worker Says

Businesses that break the rules face fines up to $10,000. City officials urged workers or witnesses to report these scofflaws to 311.

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Cook County Jail Detainee Dies Of Coronavirus, Sheriff’s Office Says

The Public Defender's office moved to reduce detainee Jeffery Pendleton's bond, but the motion was denied. He later died at Stroger Hospital.

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After Car Crashes Into Parked Car, Passenger Gets Out And Shoots At Driver

No one was hurt in the shooting. Both driver and passenger were taken into custody, police said.