The mayor of Chicago said she will work from home, something educators had also voted to do before she blocked them from teaching students altogether.
Leaders of the third-largest school district continue to clash with the Chicago Teachers Union, which says the city has not done enough to make schools safe.
McDonald’s President and CEO Chris Kempczinski sent texts to Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot blaming the gun deaths of children on their parents.
The McDonald's exec is under fire after a text to Chicago's mayor was revealed through a Freedom of Information Act request.
The more than 4,500 officers who didn't comply with the mayor's requirement could face getting fired, as both the city and police union fight the matter in court.
Fraternal Order of Police President John Catanzara vowed to take Mayor Lori Lightfoot's administration to court if it tries to enforce the mandate.
Her comments came as the city will try dismissing her suit accusing officials of conspiring to cover up the botched police raid that left her naked and handcuffed.
Bodycam footage shows that 13-year-old Adam Toledo had his hands up when he was shot dead by a Chicago police officer – despite initial claims that he was holding a gun.
As Chicago police released bodycam footage of an officer shooting a 13-year-old dead, Mayor Lori Lightfoot asked the city to remain calm and reserve judgment.
The withholding of COVID-19 vaccines comes as the city conducts a review of actions by Loretto Hospital.