Chicago Twin Sisters Clear Hurdles to Become Top Doctors

By Stacy M. Brown, NNPA Newswire Correspondent @StacyBrownMedia They are sisters – twins to be correct – and both are medical doctors and were born and...

Businessman cuts up Target credit card at town hall meeting

  By Erick Johnson A prominent Black businessman in Chesterfield on Thursday, November 8, cut up his Target credit card at a town hall meeting in...

Chicago remembers Phillip Jackson

Services set for Black Star Founder dies after decades of extraordinary service to underprivileged youth By Keith Chambers Many adults stop celebrating their birthday in a big...

Judge George Leighton buried at Arlington National Cemetery

Crusader Staff Report Chicago Judge George Leighton, the namesake of the Cook County Criminal Courts building at 26th and California, was buried at Arlington National...

J.B. AND JULIANA ROMP!

The two crushed Rauner while Attorney General candidate Kwame Raoul was among many Black candidates in Illinois who dominated the midterm elections where Democrats...

Chicago Fire Dept. gets first Black female deputy commissioner

Annette Holt's appointment is the second high-ranking appointment of a Black official in a department that paid out $100 million in settlements for alleged...

Retailer’s decision to close stores in Black neighborhoods draws anger, suspicion By Erick Johnson It’s a decision that has some Black folks sad and others fuming. Target,...

The Biggest Crime of Them All

After years of filing requests to IPRA, Roosevelt Myles learned from the Crusader that the police review agency closed his last complaint and never...

Cook County Released from Shakman Lawsuit

Cook County in Substantial Compliance of Hiring Practices, Ending Federal Oversight Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle announced today that Cook County has been found...

Chicago Urban League receives $1 Million grant from MacArthur Foundation

Four-Year Award Will Be Seed Funding for Building Renovation and Infrastructure Updates The Chicago Urban League has been awarded a $1 million grant from the...