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Phil Ponce, left, interviews Democrat Susana Mendoza, center, and Republican Leslie Munger, right, in a debate between the candidates for Illinois comptroller on "Chicago Tonight.
The retired Chicago police officer and community organizer is under federal investigation in connection with his use of political campaign funds, sources have told the Chicago Sun-Times. As Sun-Times columnist Mark Brown first reported, records show ...

Chicago's Board of education unanimously authorized the sale of $1 billion in bonds Wednesday, with the bulk of the borrowing to pay for yet-to-be announced capital projects.
We all have to go, but few of us will get to leave on our own terms. I don't know if Herb Kent had a vision of his exit, but I can't imagine it would have been any different than what actually happened.
dos Urban Cantina is among the newcomers for the 2017 Michelin Chicago Bib Gourmand Awards. | facebook. Miriam Di Nunzio · @MiriamDiNunzio | email.

Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle speaks at a County Board meeting last year. File Photo. | Rich Hein/Sun-Times. Andy Grimm · @agrimm34 | email.
A west suburban man has been charged with giving a 15-year-old foreign exchange student whom he was in a relationship with a fatal dose of methadone earlier this year.
surveillance photo from a robbery about 10 p.m. Oct. 19 in the 0-100 block of East Van Buren Street. | Chicago police. Sun-Times Wire · email.
Black Lives Matter activist DeRay McKesson talks to the media after his release from the Baton Rouge jail in Baton Rouge, LA. on July 10, 2016.
Ald. Milagros "Milly" Santiago speaking during the Chicago City Council meeting on Oct. 5. | Brian Jackson/For the Chicago SunTimes.
Subaru is recalling more than 100,000 of its top-selling models in the U.S. because a turbocharger air pump can run continuously, overheat and could cause fires.
Ald. Milly Santiago (31st) branded the controversy over buying World Series tickets "kind of insulting, humiliating and embarrassing for us.
Cubs fans looking to celebrate the World Series in Wrigleyville bars this weekend can expect to spend more money than usual. | Scott Olson/Getty Images file photo.

Cleveland - Willson Contreras will catch right-hander Jake Arrieta and Jorge Soler will start in right field as the Cubs try to even the World Series in Game 2 Wednesday night at chilly, damp Progressive Field.
The Chicago City Council voted in 2006 to install honorary "Trump Plaza" signs outside the Trump International Hotel & Plaza.
Federal Prosecutors insist they know nothing about the contents of a computer carried by former U.S. Rep. Mel Reynolds when he was arrested in Atlanta last spring.
A man who had been held at the Cook County Jail for four months since a minor Avondale theft arrest died in custody Monday.
Gary Solomon, executive director of principal-training firm SUPES Academy, pleaded guilty on Tuesday. | Ashlee Rezin / Sun-Times. Lauren FitzPatrick · @bylaurenfitz | email · Jon Seidel · @SeidelContent | email ...
In this picture taken Oct. 9, 2016, Bran Castle lies on top of cliffs in Bran, Romania. (AP Photo/Andreea Alexandru). Associated Press.
U.S. Rep. Tammy Duckworth, D-Ill., visits Manny's Deli, 1141 S. Jefferson on Tuesday, March 15, 2016. | Brian Jackson/For the sun-Times.
UNO teachers and staff conduct a press conference to demand a fair contract at UNO Charter school Network downtown headquarters last week.
Masked robbers have struck four stores this month in the Bridgeport, Back of the Yards and Gage Park neighborhoods on the South Side.
DEAR ABBY: I moved to a new state two years ago, mostly because I had a friend who lived here part-time. I have distanced myself from many of the people she has introduced me to because they all talk about each other behind their backs.
workers at the Orange County GOP office set up a makeshift operation with folding tables on Monday, Oct. 17, 2016, in Hillsborough, North Carolina.
Millions of Social Security recipients and federal retirees will get only tiny increases in benefits next year. | AP file photo. STEPHEN OHLEMACHER | Associated Press.
After reviewing nearly 350 responses last year, the Chicago Transit Authority has selected four artists to develop new artwork.
Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton both reacted on twitter to news of a fire and Graffiti at a local Republican party office in North Carolina.
A 26-year-old south suburban woman is facing charges after a video surfaced of her using the n-word at a South Side margarita fest.
For those Sox fans rooting for the Cubs, Dan Guzman says you can keep them. | Kevin Tanaka/For the sun-Times. Jesse Betend | For the Sun-Times.
More than a dozen people were arrested Sunday afternoon at a protest near the route of the Chicago Marathon in the Loop. Fifteen people - 13 females and two males - were arrested at 3:42 p.m.
A man was killed and another man was wounded in a shooting in the North Austin neighborhood Sunday night on the West Side, police said.
Chicago teachers Union members pick up T-shirts last week to prepare for a possible strike this week. | CTU photo. Laura Washington · Follow @MediaDervish.
The 21-year-old man was struck by a train at the Lake station at 188 N. State St. at 9:01 a.m., according to Chicago police and CTA officials.
DEAR ABBY: I am a 911 dispatcher with some hints for your readers in case they need emergency services and must call 911. PLEASE pay attention to where you are.
Diego Estrada, top finishing America at the Bank of America Chicago Marathon, exits the post-race news conference on crutches and his right ankle taped.
President Barack Obama waves to the crowd with Congresswoman Tammy Duckworth, D-IL, during a Coordinated Victory Fund Event in Chicago, Illinois, October 9, 2016.
Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump speaks as Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton looks on during the town hall debate at Washington University in St Louis.
A man was shot late Sunday in the West Pullman neighborhood on the Far South Side. The 45-year-old was sitting in a vehicle at 10:20 p.m.
DEAR ABBY: My husband of 26 years passed away unexpectedly at age 46. This was 2 1/2 years ago. I have not yet started dating; however, I finally feel like I'd like to.
Two people died in a crash on westbound Interstate 80 near southwest suburban Tinley Park Sunday morning. Emergency crews responded to the crash involving a passenger vehicle and a semi about 4 a.m.
An 18-year-old man was wounded in a drive-by shooting Sunday morning in the Gage Park neighborhood on the Southwest Side. He was outside in the 5900 block of South Maplewood about 11 a.m.
A woman was killed in a rollover crash Sunday morning on the Dan Ryan Expressway on the South Side. A green 2004 Chevrolet Trailblazer was traveling at a high rate of speed in the southbound express lanes near 47th Street at 9:35 a.m.
Iowa City, Iowa - Northwestern finally found some points. Then the defense made a big play to secure a much-needed win. Justin Jackson ran for 171 yards and Austin Carr caught three touchdown passes as Northwestern held on to beat Iowa 38-31 on ...
firefighters responded to a report of a fire at a townhouse about 11:55 a.m. in the 1000 block of Newport harbor, according to fire department Battalion Chief Rick Anderson.
Former Mayor of New York City Rudy Giuliani arrives with his wife Judith for the presidential debate between Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton and Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump at Hofstra University last week.
The top attorney for the Chicago public schools supervised work done for CPS by a law firm that's still making $200,000-a-year severance payments to him, email records obtained by the Chicago Sun-Times show. When the sun-Times first reported in July ...





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