Police officers pose in the hallways of Lane Tech on Jan. 29, 2016. Colin Boyle/Block Club Chicago

73% Of Students Arrested At Chicago Schools Are Black — But The Majority Of Schools Voted To Keep Police

At one South Side school, 63 students or young people were arrested this school year, according to CPS data.

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Chicago Failing To Enforce Recycling Rules In Big Buildings, Businesses — And Has Abysmal Results To Show For It, Watchdog Says

The city “makes no attempt" to identify big building owners who don't offer recycling, even though more than 40 percent of Chicagoans live in high-density buildings, the inspector general said.

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Coronavirus Kills 238 More Illinoisans, The Most Deaths Reported In A Day Yet

Among the most recent victims were 71 people in Cook County, including four women and men in their 40s. At least 12,639 people have died from COVID-19 in Illinois.