Ald. Matt Martin, left, and Ald. Byron Sigcho-Lopez are proposing a resolution to help workers and businesses impacted by the COVID19 pandemic.Alex Hernandez/ Block Club Chicago; Provided

City Should Launch Emergency Fund To Support Workers, Businesses During Coronavirus Outbreak, Aldermen Say

"During this crisis, people need to know that they can count on having a roof over their head, food on the table and dependable utilities,” Ald. Matt Martin said.

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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.