City officials did not say what the "next generation" system will be in place, however.
Winter break starts Dec. 23 because Christmas is on a Monday this year.
The attorney general blamed undocumented immigrants for Chicago's rising murder rate.
A Library of Congress collection includes hundreds of cool turn-of-the-century Chicago photos.
The site, devoted to photos and articles about Chicago's past, has nearly 75,000 followers.
In all, 1,620 miles of city streets have been repaved since Mayor Rahm Emanuel took office in 2011.
City watchdog Joseph Ferguson released the data to help Chicagoans understand the police department.
Ald. Anthony Beale (9th Ward) said the effort was a "bad idea" and a waste of money.
The full City Council is expected to approve the settlements on Wednesday.
School of Rock's opening, Record Store Day, Earth Day cleanups, new sushi spot and a big estate sale.
Federal officials said 100 polling places were not accessible to those in wheelchairs.
A Near West Side coach spent eight hours chopping overgrowth to create "Half-Mowed Field."
Colorado made nearly $200 million in tax revenue off recreational marijuana last year.
PETA president Ingrid Newkirk, 67, is featured naked next to slaughtered pigs on the billboard.
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