Interim Chicago Police Supt. Charlie Beck speaks at a press conference with Health Commissioner Allison Arwady and Fire Department Commissioner Richard C. Ford at CPD headquarters March 24.Chicago Police

11 Chicago Police And Fire First Responders Test Positive For Coronavirus

Two Chicago Police officers remain hospitalized, Supt. Charlie Beck said.

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53 More Die From Coronavirus In Illinois As Cases Surge To Nearly 9,000

There have now been 210 deaths in the state and 8,904 confirmed cases.

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Logan Square Neighborhood Association Raising Money For Families In Crisis

The neighborhood group has identified 250 families in its network that need immediate assistance, some of whom are undocumented and don't qualify for federal aid.

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Shedd Aquarium Loans High-Tech Lab Equipment To State For Use In Coronavirus Testing

The equipment can do in hours what it might take an entire day for technicians to do manually, speeding up the testing process for COVID-19 patients.