Tuesday, January 26, 2021
By Dave Boucher, Kevin McCoy, Kevin Johnson, Detroit Free Press The Trump campaign announced Wednesday it is pursuing court actions to stop ballot counting in Michigan and Pennsylvania, and to prevent the counting of absentee ballots in Georgia that it claims arrived after an Election Day deadline. Launching a multi-state legal battle to secure a...
By Amir Vera, CNN After taking heat for a few days, rapper Ice Cube spoke to CNN on Friday to set the record straight on why he was working with President Donald Trump. Cube spoke mostly with Chris Cuomo about his "Contract With Black America," a plan he released earlier this...
Trump files lawsuits to stop counting of ballots in presidential race By Erick Johnson After an evening of gloom, Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden moved closer to victory after flipping several key swing states in a dramatic comeback that gave the former vice president numerous paths to defeating President Donald Trump...
Crusader Staff Report Blacks across the country are celebrating President-elect Biden’s victory and the historic achievement of Kamala Harris as the first woman to be elected as U.S. vice president. As a Howard University graduate, Harris’s ascension has boosted pride and renewed interest in HBCU schools and the Black Alpha Kappa...
By Stephen Collinson, CNN President Donald Trump's demand for vote counting to stop in an election that is still undecided may have been his most extreme and dangerous assault on the institutions of democracy yet in a presidency replete with them. Trump appeared in the East Room of the White House...
By Shelby Bremer, NBC Rep. Lauren Underwood, a freshman Democrat, defeated Republican challenger Jim Oberweis to win a second term in Illinois' 14th Congressional District, NBC News projects. "I am honored to be reelected to represent Illinois' beautiful 14th District in Congress. This was a tough race under some very difficult...
By Sarah Schulte, Ravi Baichwal and ABC7 Chicago Digital Team In the Cook County State's Attorney's race, incumbent Kim Foxx declared victory Tuesday night after Republican challenger Patrick O'Brien called her to concede. "I received a call from Judge O'Brien congratulating me on tonight's victory," Foxx said. "I want to thank...
By Patrick Forrest Joe Biden and Kamala Harris have been elected the President and Vice President of the United States following an extended period of vote counting due to the increase in mailed in ballots. While many media outlets were able to project winners in several states Tuesday night, a number...

No, Not Rahm Emanuel

As Kamala Harris makes history, concerns swirl that disgraced Chicago mayor may join Biden’s Cabinet Crusader Staff Report More than a year after leaving Chicago as an embattled mayor who hurt the Black community with his policies and leaders, Rahm Emanuel is stirring concerns that he may become part of President-elect...
The president-elect castigated the president with a ferociousness not seen since Election Day. By Rebecca Shabad, Dareh Gregorian and Dartunorro Clark, NBC News President-elect Joe Biden on Monday gave his most scathing indictment yet of the attempts by President Donald Trump and his allies to overturn November's election, hours after the...