CHICAGO (AP) - Former White House chief of staff Rahm Emanuel has been sworn in as Chicago's first new mayor in two decades.
Emanuel took the oath of office during an inauguration ceremony at the downtown Millennium Park. He replaces Mayor Richard M. Daley, who retired after 22 years... more »
CHICAGO (AP) - The Illinois Supreme Court has put Rahm Emanuel back on the ballot for Chicago mayor. Thursday's decision revives the campaign of the former White House chief of staff who was thrown off the Feb. 22 ballot by an Illinois appellate court for not meeting a residency requirement... more »
CHICAGO (AP) - An Illinois Appeals Court has ruled that Rahm Emanuel's name can't appear on the ballot for Chicago mayor because he didn't live in the city in the year before the election.
The voted 2-1 on Monday to overturn a lower court ruling to keep Emanuel's name... more »
Pueblo Police report that an ex-con labeled as a Sexually Violent Predator, Emmanuel Bitsuie, is living in the 1200 block of E. Evans Ave.
Previously, he was homeless.
Bitsuie is on Intensive Supervised Parole for the next 22 months and his movements are being tracked with a GPS... more »
President Barack Obama has formally announced the departure of his chief of staff Rahm Emanuel, praising him as "extraordinarily well-qualified" for his new challenge - a run for mayor of Chicago.
Emanuel stood next to Obama as the president gave him a high-profile send-off in the East Room.
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Two people close to Rahm Emanuel say he will resign as White House chief of staff Friday.
They say he will begin his campaign for Chicago mayor by meeting with voters in the city on Monday.
Emanuel's plans have been the source of widespread speculation both in Chicago... more »
White House spokesman Robert Gibbs says being mayor of Chicago isn't something that rolls around often. And he says he's sure chief of staff Rahm Emanuel will take some time to weigh his options.
Emanuel has made no secret of wanting to run for Chicago mayor one day.
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