| Mar 22, 2012
| 3:49 PM
A week after city officials denied a permit for demonstrators planning a protest march to protest the NATO summit in May, the organizers have appealed the decision.
The protesters filed an appeal today with the city, arguing officials don't have...
| Mar 23, 2012
| 12:51 PM
Mayor Rahm Emanuel today called on residents to help police take back their neighborhoods in the wake of a spate of shootings around Chicago.
The mayor said the spike in violence -- including 49 shootings with 10 fatalities last weekend and the Monday...
| Mar 29, 2012
| 4:14 PM
A city of Chicago administrative hearing judge has upheld the denial of a march permit for NATO protesters.
Administrative Law Judge Raymond J. Prosser delivered his ruling late this afternoon, backing the city's claim that a parade through the heart of...
| Jun 14, 2013
| 1:58 PM
WASHINGTON- -The White House said Friday that it will take weeks to deliver weapons and ammunition to Syrian rebels despite the rising death toll in the civil war and pleas for speedy assistance from anti-government forces.
The United States has created...
| Jun 17, 2013
| 5:00 AM
Northern Ireland venue for G-8 summit showcases recovery from 'the Troubles'
Monday-Tuesday, June 17-18 -- Security is always a challenge at the annual Group of 8 summit, and this year host nation Britain has made the task particularly daunting with its...
| Jun 17, 2013
| 5:20 AM
Surveillance and censorship and Jay-Z are on the Internet's collective brain today. Welcome to your post-weekend trends reporrt for Monday, June 17, 2013.
The pop star's upcoming album, Magna Carta Holy Grail, got a preview during Sunday's game...
| Jun 18, 2013
| 9:55 AM
LONDON — With many of their governments strapped for cash, leaders at a summit of rich nations vowed Tuesday to crack down on tax cheats by swapping financial information and exposing companies that set up elaborate structures to hide their profits....
| Aug 8, 2011
Getting more Hispanics through college is one of the key topics that lawmakers from across the country will be discussing at a national summit this week in Texas. The National Conference of State Legislatures, which is organizing the event, will be ...
| Oct 6, 2011
Will Mark Zuckerberg win the Nobel Peace Prize?...
| Nov 17, 2011
Leaders of a Southeast Asian trade group have recognized Myanmar as their rotating chairman. The decision by ASEAN gives Myanmar the diplomatic recognition it’s long craved over the objections of many in the United States who argue that more time is...
| Nov 18, 2011
Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton warned Friday that Syria could plummet into a full-fledged civil war, echoing what her Russian counterpart said a day earlier. The Syrian opposition says that growing numbers of army soldiers have been deserting...