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3 funeral attendees shot outside of Chicago church

July 24, 2022 10:32 am

A 20-year-old man was shot in the abdomen, a 37-year-old man was shot in the thigh and a 25-year-old man was shot in the back.

July 4 shooting suspect bought guns legally despite threats

July 06, 2022 8:13 pm

A seventh victim died Tuesday. More than three dozen other people were wounded in the attack, which Task force spokesman Christopher Covelli said the suspect had planned for several weeks.

Suspect in July 4 parade shooting charged with 7 counts of 1st degree murder

July 06, 2022 10:05 am

If convicted, the suspect, 21-year-old Robert E. Crimo III, would face a maximum sentence of life in prison without the possibility of parole, Illinois states attorney Eric Reinhart said in announcing the charges at a news conference.

July 4 parade shooting in Chicago: 6 killed, 36 injured as police take 22-year-old suspect into custody

July 05, 2022 8:17 am

The parade was suddenly halted when shots were fired about 10 minutes after it began, sending hundreds of people running for safety.

Passenger opens emergency exit, walks on wing of plane in US: reports

May 06, 2022 4:29 pm

Police said he was taken into custody "without incident" and charged with the misdemeanour. He will appear in court on June 27.

Judge acquits Indian man who lived at Chicago airport for 3 months

October 28, 2021 9:31 am

Singh, who came to the US nearly six years ago to get a master's degree, was living in Orange, California, when he boarded a flight from Los Angeles to Chicago last October for what was supposed to be the first leg of his return home to India.

Tiny wrists in cuffs: How police use force against children

October 20, 2021 7:30 pm

A 2014 study published by the American Psychological Association found that Black boys as young as 10 may not be viewed with the same “childhood innocence” as their white peers and are more likely to be perceived as guilty and face police violence. Other studies have found a similar bias against Black girls.

Obama holds groundbreaking ceremony for presidential center in Chicago

September 29, 2021 8:01 am

Environmental activists have opposed the project on the 19.3-acre site, steps from Lake Michigan.

Chicago couple send $240 invoice to guests who did not turn up for their wedding

August 30, 2021 9:33 am

The guests were given one month to pay the amount by the couple whose wedding took place at Royalton Negril Resort & Spa in Jamaica.

Civil rights leader Jesse Jackson hospitalized with COVID-19

August 22, 2021 10:04 pm

Jackson, 79 and his wife Jacqueline, 77, were admitted to Northwestern Memorial Hospital in Chicago, the statement issued by the Rainbow PUSH Coalition said.


Lights for Liberty: Thousands protest Trump immigration policies in Chicago

July 15, 2019 11:23 am

The protesters at Saturday's march belted chants critical of President Donald Trump and the Immigration and Customs Enforcement agency. Many of them carried placards with messages including "No kids in cages" and "Abolish ICE."

Fresh snowstorm in USA

February 18, 2014 10:41 am

The National Weather Service says parts of Illinois could get up to half a foot of new snow.