Protesters clad in black clashed with police at the end of what had been a peaceful march and rally by thousands of demonstrators, led by disenchanted veterans of the Iraq and Afghan wars protesting the opening of the two-day NATO summit in Chicago today.
The demonstration was the largest the city has seen in years.
"It's crazy. There's so many people here," Esther Westlake, a recent graduate of Northeastern Illinois University, told The Associated Press. "Having NATO in town is kind of...Full Story