Barack Obama

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Downtown »

KONKOL: The final words of Andrew Jackson's mother offer great advice in times of political incivility.

South Chicago »

The parents of Hadiya Pendleton honored the anniversary by gathering with other families of gun victims.

Kenwood »

The story about how Barack wooed Michelle was shot in Chicago last year.

Downtown »

Shootings happen "just a few blocks from my house — and I live in a reasonably good neighborhood."

Downtown »

President Barack Obama used Chicago as an example of why he's pushing for stricter gun control.

Englewood »

"Families and communities are suffering," Sen. Durbin said during Tuesday visit to Englewood.

Englewood »

As the mayor announced his "My Brother's Keeper" Cabinet at Urban Prep, hecklers called "16 shots."

Near West Side »

The president, a big Bulls fan, watched the team's season opener courtside at the United Center Tuesday.

Kenwood »

The president will be in Chicago to address a police conference and to attend a political fundraiser.

Beverly »

The Original Pancake House and neighboring KFC were both opened by Richard Harrigan on Oct. 1, 1965.

Morgan Park »

President Barack Obama's only surviving grandparent was scheduled to speak to students on Friday.

Morgan Park »

President Barack Obama's only surviving grandparent will meet with students on the Far Southwest Side.

Downtown »

The city's toddler entertainment series returns with Funkadesi at the Cultural Center on Friday.

Hyde Park »

The yet-to-be-built South Side library is already promising health food, in line with First Lady's push.

West Englewood »

Emanuel cited Clinton's stand on making college affordable, saying, "Ideas matter in politics."