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Washington Park »

Activists hope to rename part of Washington Park in honor of Ronald Johnson, killed by police in 2014.

Downtown »

After a terrible 2015, Mayor Rahm Emanuel hasn't managed to turn things around yet.

Downtown »

Anita Alvarez is among those calling for changes to how police and prosecutors handle sexual assault.

Archer Heights »

Chicago Police Officer Jason Van Dyke, 37, is charged with murdering Laquan McDonald in 2014.

Downtown »

The Cook County state's attorney's loss shows that much needs to be done after the Laquan McDonald case

Downtown »

The Laquan McDonald shooting controversy marked the start of Alvarez's most recent and serious troubles.

River North »

#Byeanita took off Tuesday as social media bid farewell to the Cook County state's attorney.

Little Village »

Alvarez conceded the race and congratulated Foxx after she lost by a huge margin.

Auburn Gresham »

Dwright Boone-Doty was also charged in the Oct. 18 slaying of Brianna Jenkins. 

Downtown »

State's Attorney Anita Alvarez said Chicago is on track to have 700 homicides in 2016.

River North »

Cook County State's Attorney Anita Alvarez addressed the City Club with a breakfast speech.

Bronzeville »

A petition from local leaders says police might have covered up the shooting death of Laquan McDonald.

Downtown »

A coalition is saying Anita Alvarez has a conflict of interest with the police union.

Roscoe Village »

Monday night's forum will feature candidates for state's attorney, U.S. Senate and other offices.

Humboldt Park »

A group of Humboldt Park leaders and residents held a rally and vote drive calling for change Wednesday.