The city has raised phone taxes twice in the last three years.
The city got just $5 million from a new bag tax — after expecting the tax to generate $9.2 million.
It is still not clear how the Discovery Partners Institute, which could open by 2022, will be funded.
The boy lost his home, and his prized baseball memorabilia collection, in the California wildfires.
The fatal shooting happened in South Shore late Wednesday.
The shooting happened in the 7800 block of South Cornell Avenue.
Joshua Short, of South Shore, will host the Sunday newscast for an NBC affiliate in Northern Indiana.
Tim Wittman of the Art Institute will talk about the history of the park.
Civic Federation President Laurence Msall praised the budget, but said concerns remain.
Police accountability investigators up, transportation down.
Here's the full text of Mayor Rahm Emanuel's speech on the 2018 budget.
"The days of fiscal smoke and mirrors are behind us," Mayor Rahm Emanuel said.
A recent study found that ride-share services are cutting transit use across the country.
The city is set to tack on another 15 cents to each ride this year, and another 5 cents in 2019.
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