Clerk Dorothy Brown’s Second Chance Expungement Summit Assists More than 700...

Collaboration with Cabrini Green Legal Aid, Cook County Public Defender, Elected Officials and Other Agencies Helps Hundreds get Second Chances at Being Productive Citizens Honorable...

Quintonio LeGrier’s father sues city of Chicago after fatal shooting

The father of a 19-year-old man killed with a 55-year-old woman in what Chicago police said was an "accidental" shooting has sued the city,...

Lyft driver accused of forcibly removing college student from car for...

By Hope Schreiber, Yahoo Lifestyle A student at the University of Albany was left shaken after her Lyft driver allegedly attempted to forcibly remove her...

Bennett College rises above problems to raise $8.2M

Bennett College President Dr. Phyllis Worthy Dawkins announced on Monday that the College has raised $8.2 million in its #StandWithBennett Campaign. “So, we’ve come to...

Fibromyalgia Syndrome: Mystery Pain Explained

Painful and puzzling, fibromyalgia syndrome primarily strikes women. Why? Researchers don't know. And with details scarce about its cause and treatment, dealing with the...

Georgetown University Students Vote In Favor Of Slavery Reparations Fund

The students voted in favor of establishing a per-semester fee that would go toward a reparations fund. By Breanna Edwards, Essence Undergraduate students at Georgetown University...

Inflammatory bowel disease linked to prostate cancer 

Men with inflammatory bowel disease have four to five times higher risk of being diagnosed with prostate cancer, reports a 20-year study from Northwestern...

OUR ENDORSEMENTS

JB Pritzker has come a long way to earn the Crusader’s endorsement as the next governor of Illinois. His running mate, state Rep. Juliana...

Latosha Walker’s 26-year career change led to Commencement speech

She was a young widow, single mom, parental caregiver, new wife, and a working homemaker who wouldn’t give up  In 1993 at 18 years of...

It’s the law – Minority investment firms use by State

Frerichs Says Assets Brokered by Diverse Firms Grew from $603 Million to $35 Billion in 4 Years; New Legislation to Set Goals for Investments...