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President Biden‘s calling on Americans to reflect on one of the worst incidents of racial violence ever in our country in order to root out systemic racism, 100 years after it happened. The White House issued a proclamation acknowledging the Tulsa Race Massacre of 1921, in which a mob of white supremacists attacked a thriving […]

Many landlords and tenants are taking a financial beating in the COVID-19 pandemic. One Chicago property owner lost thousands in rent, and his troubles don’t end there. Robert Dickerson calls his two flat in Auburn Gresham his baby. “Re-did the first floor and second floor apartments in the hallway, put a lot of money into […]

Hank Aaron‘s cause of death has been revealed days after he died. The baseball legend and Hall of Famer died of natural causes, an investigator with the Fulton County Medical Examiner’s Office tells PEOPLE on Monday. Aaron died on Friday at the age of 83. A statement from the Atlanta Braves previously said that Aaron “passed away […]

If you close your eyes and open your heart, you’ll hear it fill your ears. It’s a familiar sound. One you’ve probably heard hundreds of times inside the confines of Staples Center over the course of the last 20 years. It’s an unmistakable sound that only a chorus of 20,000 people can combine to make. […]

Larry King, who shot the breeze with presidents and psychics, movie stars and malefactors — anyone with a story to tell or a pitch to make — in a half-century on radio and television, including 25 years as the host of CNN’s globally popular “Larry King Live,” died on Saturday in Los Angeles. He was […]

CHICAGO — A South Side community began an initiative Saturday to curb carjackings in area hot spots, with volunteers focusing on making community members feel safer at gas stations. Volunteers stood outside gas stations across the South Side Saturday, looking to increase visibility and to make people feel safe when at the gas station, a common place […]

CHICAGO — A 52-year-old man was shot and killed in a drive-by shooting in Chicago’s Irving Park neighborhood Monday morning, according to police. Police said the victim was the rear passenger in a car with two other men traveling eastbound on the 4100 block of West Irving Park Road at approximately 4:45 a.m. Monday morning. According to […]

As President Donald Trump left the White House for the last time Wednesday morning, there was something he skipped: a pardon for Joe Exotic. On Monday, a rep for Exotic expressed confidence Tuesday would bring a pardon for the Oklahoma zookeeper made famous by the wildly popular Netflix docuseries Tiger King: Murder, Mayhem and Madness. The […]

Dr. Dre is back on his grind. The producer and Beats co-founder was photographed in a recording studio this weekend, just one day after returning home after his recent hospitalization for a reported brain aneurysm. Dre’s attorney, Peter Paterno, confirmed his return home on Saturday (Jan. 16), according to the Associated Press. Paterno did not provide any further […]

Trump pardons and commutations – the full list US president has pardoned 70 people and commuted the sentences of a further 73 people Donald Trump pardons Steve Bannon amid last acts of presidency Reuters Wed 20 Jan 2021 02.05 EST Share via Email The people US president Donald Trump has granted clemency to range from rappers to […]