Students and a legal group backed state legislation setting limits on school disciplinary measures.
Gov. Pat Quinn and Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle cheered equal pay for women.
Larry Harrold allegedly threatened to blow up Air Force One.
The president attended the fundraiser at a private home in the 2300 block of North Janssen Avenue.
The legendary DJ died in his home Monday afternoon at age 59, according to the Tribune .
The woman also allegedly ripped off a police officer's nail in a scuffle.
Nesbitt, a former Lab Schools star, is a backup point guard for the Crimson, who upset Cincinnati.
A vast majority of city voters supported a hike to a $15-an-hour minimum wage for major corporations.
The City Council is considering a mayoral proposal after passing another resolution last week.
The White House senior adviser said cities can lead the way on President Obama's agenda.
Bronzeville groups are hoping the university wants an Obama library on the lakefront to fend of a casino.
Civil rights activists Bernard Lafayette and Joseph Lowery are slated to speak later in February, March.
University President Robert Zimmer said that the university wants the library in or near Hyde Park.
Applications from Chicagoans nearly doubled after the school promised students would graduate debt-free.
The Heartland Cafe founder, who turns 72 on Thursday, collected thousands of his photos for a memoir.
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