Medill Evening News Update: July 15

Catch up with Chicago’s top stories from some of Medill’s best talent. John Rosin reported from the rally  that fights against the possible budget cuts for Chicago’s disabled and told us how this controversial plan led to an unhappy protest. Sara Shouhayib visited a local gas station after the completion of Iran’s nuclear deal, and she […]

Medill Midday News Bite: July 15

Take a bite into the day’s top Chicago stories from Medill’s best talent. Sara Shouhayib fills us in on how the historic Iranian nuclear deal that was agreed upon this week will affect gas prices down the road. John Rosin explores a rally fighting against potential cuts that will impact Chicago’s disabled community. Anne Arntson connects […]

Purple Line Express to undergo makeover (VIDEO)

By Anne Arntson and Angela G. Barnes Purple Line Express commuters will soon have a smoother, faster commute. Mayor Rahm Emanuel and CTA President Dorval Carter announced a $30 million Purple Line Express improvement project at the Howard “L” stop Thursday. The project includes replacing track ties and running rail between Lawrence and Jarvis. Construction […]