By Diane Pathieu, ABC 7 News One person is dead and two others rushed to the hospital after a shooting on I-55 early Saturday morning. Traffic on the Stevenson Expressway was also impacted for hours at Cicero as Illinois State Police investigate. It happened in the inbound lanes of the Stevenson at...
By abc7chicago.com Chicago Public Schools is serving up free lunches for kids during summer break. Starting Monday, children 18 and under can stop by 96 locations across the city for a meal as part of the CPS LunchStop summer meal program. Locations will be open Mondays through Fridays between 10:30 a.m. and...
By Alex Pappas, foxnews.com A Democratic state senator in Missouri is facing resignation calls for posting on Facebook Thursday that she hopes President Trump is assassinated. “I hope Trump is assassinated!” state Sen. Maria Chappelle-Nadal wrote. Chappelle-Nadal eventually deleted the post, but a screenshot was saved and shared on Twitter. In interviews with...
Join the Chicago Urban League at the Community Forum on Housing Justice in Chicago’s South Side Communities on Wednesday, August 15, 2018. Make your voice heard on housing issues in Chicago! The Chicago Urban League and the Metropolitan Tenants Organization are co-hosting a community forum on Wednesday, August 15 from 6:00...
By Tanasia Kenney, atlantblackstar.com Racists couldn’t stand to see three African-American girls make it to the finals of a coveted tech competition hosted by NASA, so they hacked the voting system to take votes AWAY from the D.C. teens. The space agency was forced to shutter the competition one day before...
Local girl students explore STEM careers by building solar-enhanced race cars from recycled refrigerators while earning scholarships and experiences Who wants to build a race car? ComEd is seeking 30 young women who have a passion for science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) to join us for the 2018 Icebox Derby,...
By Karoun Demirjian and Devlin Barrett, washingtonpost.com The House Intelligence Committee voted unanimously Monday to release a Democratic rebuttal to GOP accusations that the FBI misled a secret surveillance court. President Trump now has five days to decide whether the information will become public. The vote means the political rancor roiling...
Episode highlights include: Kevin and Leslie's shopping spree to get outfitted in proper western wear The twosome wash and brush horses and Leslie is inspired to beak into song They hysterically attempt to lasso a plastic bull, and Kevin gets dragged by one attached to a tractor https://youtu.be/NNd5sswphgA The full episode can...
By Karen Jordan, abc7chicago.com Police are still looking for clues in the murder of a 32-year-old father of three found shot to death in his Southwest Side home last week. Arian Smith's body was discovered on the kitchen floor of his home in the 3800-block of W. 84th Place in Chicago's...
On Saturday, music mogul Diddy, paid tribute to the late model and former girlfriend, Kim Porter, for her birthday. His Instagram post read “Happy Birthday Kim. We love you and we miss you. #KimPorterDay." He also shared on Instagram a drawing of Porter posting. The twins Diddy shares with Porter, D’Lila and...