Approximately 300 teachers and support staffers could be laid off, officials said.
Six people were killed between Friday afternoon and Saturday morning alone, police said.
Is your school's mascot one of the most common in Chicago?
Two men were killed and another 20 people were wounded in shootings around the city, police said.
A group of 11 teens from North Lawndale prepared a three-course meal.
"Like all God's creatures, they should be dealt with in the most humane fashion possible."
Chicago religious experts said use of the commonplace phrase goes back centuries.
But the group has been criticized by Black Lives Matter Chicago for its focus on black-on-black crime.
The city is filled with pigeons that are missing toes and feet. Here's why that happens.
The organization said rats shouldn't be killed with dry ice, and lethal initiatives "actually backfire."
Among those wounded was a 65-year-old man working on his car in Humboldt Park, police said.
Officials hope for return of predatory mammals and want to make sure Chicago is prepared for arrivals.
Chicagoans have given $4.6 million to Hillary Clinton's bid in 2016. Obama got $11.2 million in 2008.
The eight-eyed spiders, which carry babies on their backs, move into homes when temperatures drop.
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