Teen girl’s body found in Gary, police seek help identifying her

By Eric Horng, ABC7 News The Lake County, Indiana, Sheriff's Department is asking for help identifying the teenage girl found dead Monday in an alley...

Police Officer Charged With Punching Black Student, Lying About It

By Michael Harriot, The Root “Police reports are lies.” -Elie Mystal, Above the Law. An Indiana police officer has been charged with assaulting a high school student...

Why so many dialysis centers in Black neighborhoods?

Congressman Rush wants calls on health officials to examine impact on poor populations U.S. Representatives Bobby L. Rush (D-Ill.) and Katie Porter (D-Cal.) sent a letter...

Mom scores $255K settlement after being fired for demanding private pump...

By Rebecca Rosenberg, NY Post A Staten Island nurse who sued her former employer for refusing to provide her with a private space to pump...

FBI Chicago will have first African American agent-in-charge

By Chuck Goudie, and Christine Tressel and Barb Markoff, ABC7 News The ABC7 I-Team has learned that a native Chicagoan will soon return home to...

Tamika Mallory Cuts Ties With Women’s March Amidst Infighting And Anti-Semitism...

Two other founding board members also step down. By NewsOne The Women’s March is in a transition period now that three of the founding board members...

Aldermen Set To Weigh Plan To End Suspension Of Driver’s Licenses...

By Heather Cherone, Block Club Chicago Aldermen are set to consider Mayor Lori Lightfoot’s proposal to block the city from suspending driver’s licenses over unpaid parking tickets while...

Community Groups Vow to Continue Fighting Broken TIFs Despite Court Ruling

A judge has granted the City of Chicago’s motion to dismiss the lawsuit filed by Chicago Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights and national...

Joan Johnson Remembered

Chicago says farewell to co-founder of Johnson Products Company By Sally King She was the equivalent of what Eunice Johnson was to Johnson Publishing Company (JPC). A...

Amber Guyger’s Defense For Killing Botham Jean Will Be She Made...

Botham Jean was killed on September 6, 2018. The case is finally going to trial this month. BY NewsOne A jury has officially been selected for...