Rahm Emanuel http://www.kunc.org en Goat's Head Sent To Cubs Owner Not From The 'Rahm-Father' http://www.kunc.org/post/goats-head-sent-cubs-owner-not-rahm-father While many in Chicago immediately thought of the famous "Billy Goat curse," when a severed goat's head was delivered to Chicago Cubs Chairman Tom Ricketts at Wrigley Field this week, I immediately wondered if it was a message from the "Rahm-father," Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel.<p>After all, Ricketts is in the midst of intense negotiations with Emanuel's administration over renovating the iconic 99-year old ballpark, <a href="http://www.npr.org/2013/04/05/176368265/a-battle-for-rooftop-views-near-chicagos-wrigley-field">as I reported last week</a>.<p>The famously short-tempered Emanuel may be gr Fri, 12 Apr 2013 20:04:00 +0000 David Schaper 42827 at http://www.kunc.org Goat's Head Sent To Cubs Owner Not From The 'Rahm-Father' Love, Roughhousing And Fifth Position In 'Brothers Emanuel' http://www.kunc.org/post/love-roughhousing-and-fifth-position-brothers-emanuel The brothers in the Emanuel family are known for their success and for their chutzpah. The youngest is Ari Emanuel, a high-powered Hollywood agent. The HBO show <em>Entourage</em> actually based a character on Ari, and that character is a bit, well, blunt — threatening, for example, to rip out someone's tongue and serve it to his son's pet lizard.<p>Then there's middle brother and Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel, a famously tough, foul-mouthed former White House chief of staff and congressman. "Rahm was, for many years, the quiet brother," eldest brother Ezekiel tells NPR's Rachel Martin. Sun, 24 Mar 2013 12:05:00 +0000 41960 at http://www.kunc.org Love, Roughhousing And Fifth Position In 'Brothers Emanuel' Chicago's Mayor Emanuel Asks Court To Order Teachers Back To School http://www.kunc.org/post/chicagos-mayor-emanuel-asks-court-order-teachers-back-school Following through on <a href="http://www.npr.org/blogs/thetwo-way/2012/09/16/161226399/chicago-teachers-to-meet-about-new-contract-possibly-end-strike" target="_blank">what he said he would do</a> if the city's teachers didn't end their week-old strike and return to their classrooms, Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel has asked a judge to intervene.<p>"Lawyers for Chicago Public Schools filed a lawsuit in Circuit Court this morning seeking a preliminary injunction to immediately end the teachers strike," <a href="http://www.chicagotribune.com/news/local/breaking/chi-chicago-teachers-union-meets-on-con Mon, 17 Sep 2012 16:30:00 +0000 Mark Memmott 33753 at http://www.kunc.org Chicago's Mayor Emanuel Asks Court To Order Teachers Back To School Head Of Chicago Teachers Union Rose The Ranks http://www.kunc.org/post/head-chicago-teachers-union-rose-ranks At the center of the Chicago teachers' strike are Mayor Rahm Emanuel and the head of the teachers' union, Karen Lewis. To learn more about Lewis and the relationship between the teachers' union and the mayor's office, Audie Cornish talks to Joel Hood, education reporter at the Chicago Tribune. Wed, 12 Sep 2012 21:10:00 +0000 33560 at http://www.kunc.org Chicago Mayor Emanuel Does Not Like Nickelback, Spokesperson Says http://www.kunc.org/post/chicago-mayor-emanuel-does-not-nickelback-spokesperson-says The strike going on in Chicago is serious: 350,000 students are locked out and we brought you the news <a href="http://www.npr.org/blogs/thetwo-way/2012/09/11/160929302/chicago-classrooms-empty-for-second-day">in a post from this morning</a>.<p>We'll get back to real news in a little. Tue, 11 Sep 2012 21:47:00 +0000 33499 at http://www.kunc.org Chicago Mayor Emanuel Does Not Like Nickelback, Spokesperson Says