Statement of Congressman Danny K. Davis on the Murder of George...

The callous brutality of the murder of George Floyd by Officer Derek Chauvin and three fellow officers of the Minneapolis Police Department and the...

Chicago Progressive Caucus Calls for Justice for George Floyd and Demand...

CHICAGO (May 31, 2020) – The Chicago Progressive Reform Caucus condemns the killing of George Floyd, and calls for swift justice and accountability for...

Congresswoman Kelly Announces $11.3 Million in Federal Grants for Community Health...

Congresswoman Robin Kelly recently announced that federal grants totaling more than $11.3 million have been awarded to five community health centers on Chicago’s South...

Former Chicago Bull NBA legend Jerry Sloan dies

By Joseph Phillips, Crusader Sports Writer Former Chicago Bulls great and Utah Jazz legendary head coach Jerry Sloan passed away on Friday, May 22 due...

NBA legend Patrick Ewing tests positive for COVID-19

By Joseph Phillips, Crusader Sports Writer Former NBA legend and New York Knicks star Patrick Ewing recently tested positive for COVID-19. Ewing is currently the...

Kenwood student Desmond Dunn looks to improve his b-ball game

By Joseph Phillips, Crusader Sports Writer Although he doesn’t think so, when it comes to being one of the top student athletes in the city,...

UMC partners with American Black Film Fest to host “Shoot Your...

UMC, the first and largest streaming service for Black TV and film from AMC Networks, is partnering with the American Black Film Festival (ABFF)...

Chicago Police Officers Ordered To No Longer Use Force To Disperse...

By CBS Chicago Chicago police officers have been ordered to “no longer use force to disperse large gatherings,” as tensions mount over the months-long stay-at-home...

Former MPD Officer Derek Chauvin In Custody, Charged With Murder In...

Complaint Says Chauvin Was On Floyd's Neck For 8 Minutes And 46 Seconds By CBS Minnesota Fired Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin has been arrested four...

Chicago mayor tells Trump ‘F-U’ after tweet about Minneapolis looting

By Louis Casiano, Fox News Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot blasted President Trump and invoked an expletive Friday in response to his tweets after three days...