State Rep. Camille Y. Lilly prepares to address the crowd at a press conference called by the Illinois Legislative Black Caucus Tuesday.Jamie Nesbitt Golden/Block Club Chicago

Black Lawmakers Call For End To Looting On South And West Sides; Accuse Police Of Not Protecting Their Neighborhoods

Mayor Lori Lightfoot and police Supt. David Brown both have denied that most city cops were devoted to safeguarding downtown from looting and vandalism in the aftermath of widespread protests.

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Ald. Sposato Calls Columbus Protesters ‘Savages’ At Police Budget Hearing

The Northwest Side alderman made the comment during a contentious City Council hearing about the Chicago Police budget.

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Man Fatally Shot Near Broadway In Uptown, Police Say

The man was walking down Belle Plaine Avenue when he was fatally shot, police said.

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Sterling Bay Sells McDonald’s HQ In Fulton Market For Record-Shattering $412 Million

The 575,000-square-foot building also houses a McDoanld’s restaurant, Walgreens, FedEx, and the temporarily closed Politan Row food hall.