Tag Archives: Chicago

Chance The Rapper Teams Up With Lyft To Raise Money For Chicago Public Schools

For the second consecutive year, Chance the Rapper has partnered with Lyft to empower Chicago public school students.

Jon Burge, Former Chicago Police Cmdr. Responsible for Torture of Over 100 Black Men, Dead at 70

After years of being allowed to terrorize Black Chicago with his “midnight crew” of rogue detectives, known as “Burge’s Asskickers,” Burge is finally dead.

Protesters Look To Shut Down Chicago’s O’Hare Airport

Anti-violence protesters in Chicago are planning to march Monday afternoon in an effort to shut down access to O’Hare International Airport.

46 People Shot in Chicago Since Friday Night

At least 46 people were shot in Chicago — two of which were killed — since Friday night, according to the Chicago Sun-Times.

Vic Mensa Announces Shoe Giveaway In Response To Chicago Police “Bait Truck” Operation

Vic Mensa found a positive way to help Chicago communities after local police left a “bait truck” on the city’s Southside, to “lure poor people” into breaking the law.

Barack And Michelle Obama Are Donating $2 Million For Chicago Summer Programs

The 44th president announced he and his wife, Michelle Obama, will be donating $2 million to summer jobs programs in Chicago.

7 Dead In A 12-Hour Period In One South Side Chicago Neighborhood

Gun violence leaves seven dead in a 12-hour period in one South Side Chicago neighborhood.

Trump Threatens To Send Feds To Chicago Over City’s ‘Carnage’

President Donald Trump put Chicago on notice Tuesday that he would “send in the Feds” if the city fails to stem the “carnage” from its surge of violence.

Update: Torture In Chicago Of Special Needs Victim

Four suspects have been charged in connection with the attack on a special-needs teen that was streamed on Facebook Live.

Facebook Live Video Shows Disabled Man Bound and Beaten

Mentally disabled white man was bound, duct-taped and tortured by four African-Americans.