Critics who want the Chicago police to move more officers to violence-plagued areas point to the vast disparities in average dispatch times across the city. Read Dan Mihalopoulos’ and Frank Main’s report.
Consumer Reports released its ratings Thursday, looking at five categories in rating patient safety: mortality, re-admissions, overuse of CT scans, hospital-acquired infections and communication. Here are the scores for local hospitals that were rated:
The oil and gas boom in parts of the Great Plains continued to attract Americans at a higher rate than any other part of the county in 2013, according to Census Data released today. North Dakota saw an increase of 3.14 percent from July 1, 2012 to July 1, 2013, by far the biggest percentage
Chicago’s airports had the lowest percentage of both arrivals and departures that were on time in January among the largest U.S. airports. This January was also one of the most snowiest in recent history. Use these charts to see other airports’ departure/arrival rates and snowfall levels:
With two parades, a green river — and this year, numerous landmark buildings lit up with green lights as part of an effort to make this the “greenest city in the world” — there is no question that Chicago on St. Patrick’s Day extols an abundance of Irish pride. But given the many other ethnicities
U.S. News and World Report’s latest ranking of the nation’s top graduate schools once again listed two prestigious Chicago-area schools near the top for both business and law programs. Here are the rankings. Scroll further down to see how Chicago-area graduate schools have ranked historically: Chicago-area Grad School Historic Rankings Choose a type of graduate
As the March 31 deadline to enroll in an Affordable Care Act plan without paying a penalty approaches, “navigators,” who help people sign up for health care, are targeting parts of Cook County and the state with high rates of uninsured residents. Roll over the “i” markers to see detailed views: Source: U.S. Census, Rob
Over a period of five months, surveillance footage revealed the Bogdanovs traveling across the United States, hitting various stores, which later found merchandise missing. See where they went and what they stole: