Supt. Eddie Johnson said the bill should put repeat gun offenders on notice that they will go to prison.
David Purnell was acquitted of all charges after being arrested Jan. 1, 2014.
Pilsen Little League came to the rescue after a West Lawn team's equipment was stolen.
Parts of West Lawn, Ashburn and Garfield Ridge would be the first in the city to ban short-term rentals.
The man was shot to death in the 4500 block of South LeClaire Avenue.
Andrew Velasquez III, an ex-police officer and federal official, replaces Jeff Redding, who was fired.
Teacher Moises Bernal faces up to six months in jail for contempt of court at a Jason Van Dyke hearing.
Little leaguers are helping rivals, Pride is in full bloom and a little girl has killer dance moves.
Three break-ins have occurred so far in June.
Murals, sculptures and installations will be unveiled in each of Chicago's 50 wards by the end of 2017.
Donovan was on his way with his family to get Christmas haircuts in December 2013 when he was killed.
The famous cake is only available until July 31.
Orr, 72, who served 39 years in elected positions, will become a fellow at the University of Chicago.
The inspector general's office reviewed 300,000 emails during the probe.
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