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Local Target managers, employees react to planned 'sickout'

Target workers are getting ready to call out of work May 1, citing health concerns during the coronavirus pandemic. Managers at all three Madison Target locations say they’re aware of the planned protests and don’t believe any local employees will…

Police: Narcotics found on Juice WRLD's plane

Police investigating the sudden death of rapper and singer Juice WRLD say they found 41 bags of a substance suspected to be marijuana and bottles of suspected liquid codeine in luggage from his plane.

Chicago mayor presses Buttigieg: You should break your NDA

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot pressed presidential hopeful Pete Buttigieg to break his non-disclosure agreement with the elite consulting firm that once employed him, as the crowded 2020 Democratic race progresses toward the Iowa caucuses.

Chicago mayor fires city's top cop

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot fired retiring Police Superintendent Eddie Johnson Monday, saying Johnson lied about an October incident in which he was found sleeping in his car after supposedly having drinks with dinner.