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Manager Rebecca Clark talks about a number of food options for fairgoers this August in Springfield.
A Chicago man is suing those he blames for sending him to prison for a crime he didn't commit, including the city of Chicago, the Cook County and 12 police officers. READ MORE: https://wgntv.com/news/chicago-news/man-who-spent-30-years-in-prison-for-chicago-murder-sues-city-cpd-for-wrongful-conviction/
President Joe Biden issued one of his most dire warnings yet that Donald Trump and his allies are a menace to American democracy, declaring Thursday that the former president is more interested in personal power than upholding the nation’s core values and suggesting even mainstream Republicans are complicit. READ MORE: https://wgntv.com/news/national/ap-biden-making-defending-democracy-a-touchstone-in-his-reelection-campaign-and-a-rejoinder-to-trump/
Targeting hunger and inequity in Chicago's immigrant communities. That's the life mission for Dr. Evelyn Figueroa and her non-profit community wellness organization and food pantry. READ MORE: https://wgntv.com/hispanic-heritage-month/more-than-just-a-food-pantry-chicago-doctor-supports-wellness-in-community-with-non-profit-work/
Former President Donald Trump will not seek to get his Georgia election interference case transferred to federal court, his attorneys said in a filing Thursday, three weeks after a judge rejected a similar attempt by the former president’s White House chief of staff. READ MORE: https://wgntv.com/news/national/ap-trump-wont-try-to-move-georgia-case-to-federal-court-after-judge-rejected-similar-bid-by-meadows/
Governor JB Pritzker said the state of Illinois has spent $328 million to help manage Chicago's migrant crisis and he's calling on the federal government to pitch in. READ MORE: https://wgntv.com/news/illinois/pritzker-illinois-has-spent-328m-on-chicago-migrants/
One male is dead and another is on the run after a shooting in the South Suburbs Thursday, according to the Harvey Police Department. WGN's Jewell Hillery reports on the story from Harvey.
More info: https://wgntv.com/news/south-suburbs/1-dead-1-critical-and-1-suspect-at-large-after-harvey-shooting-suv-crash/