Tuesday, March 2, 2021

Veterans deserve better educational opportunities

Beyond the Rhetoric By  Harry C. Alford As a veteran who served my country, I feel strongly that others who serve are entitled to leave the...

Chicago comedian, ‘Windy City Live’ contributor Erica Watson dies from COVID-19,...

ABC7 Chicago comedian, actress and "Windy City Live" contributor Erica Watson has passed away from COVID-19, according to her family. You may remember Watson from her...

Judge approves $650 million Facebook privacy settlement over facial recognition feature

The suit claimed the platform stored biometric data in violation of Illinois state law By Kim Lyons, The Verge A federal judge on Friday gave final...

Chicago Speed Cameras To Start Issuing $35 Tickets To Drivers Going...

By Marissa Parra, CBS 2 The grace period is nearly over for Chicago drivers. Starting on Monday, if one of the city’s speed cameras catches...

Black McDonald’s Operators Back to Feed Chicago Essential Workers, First Responders,...

BMOA to giveaway over 10,000 new Crispy Chicken Sandwiches to community WHAT: McDonald’s is bringing new additions to their menu with three, all-new Crispy Chicken...

‘A Brixton Tale’ follows same formula of Black man following white...

By Elaine Hegwood Bowen, M.S.J. A voyeuristic, wealthy vlogger finds herself drawn to a handsome, shy youth from the infamous Barrier Block housing project, in...

Officials announce federal vaccination site at Chicago’s United Center

No plans for similar site for downstate population By GRACE BARBIC Capitol News Illinois gbarbic@capitolnewsillinois.com State and federal officials on Friday announced a new federal mass COVID-19...

The Anjanette Young Ordinance introduced by Black Alderwomen

At a press conference on February 24, 2021, the  Black women of the Progressive Caucus of Chicago City Council announced their introduction of the...

Fighting Illini earn 94-63 blowout victory over Minnesota

By Joseph Phillips, Crusader Sports Editor Now ranked fifth in the nation, the Fighting Illini improved to 16-5 on the season with a 94-63 blowout...

Bulls defeat Sacramento Kings 122-114 at United Center

By Joseph Phillips, Crusader Sports Editor The Chicago Bulls earned their thirteenth win of the season with a 122-114 victory over the Sacramento Kings on...