Thom Serafin weighs in on Lightfoot's first 100 days

A city in financial crisis with $30 billion of pension liabilities is just one of many issues Mayor Lori Lightfoot will address Thursday night, at her first state of the city address. Political analyst Thom Serafin weighs in on her first 100 days.

Chicago boosts police presence to tamp down July 4 violence

Chicago's police department is following a familiar playbook for the July 4 holiday by flooding the street with officers and arresting dozens of people on drugs and weapons charges in the hopes of keeping them locked up during what is typically one of the most violent weekends of the year.