ComEd restores power to 80% of customers

ComEd crews have restored power to more than 120,000 or more than 80 percent of customers affected by severe storms with wind gusts up...

Smithsonian Secretary Bunch encourages Northwestern graduates to do good in the...

Drawing on stories from his own life and those of his once-enslaved ancestors, historian and Smithsonian Secretary Lonnie Bunch challenged graduates at Northwestern University’s...

Illinois Lottery, Mariano’s introduce New Sales Partnership 

Grocery chain to sell Lottery games at all 44 of its Chicago-area locations The Illinois Lottery and Mariano’s recently announced the availability of Illinois Lottery...

Feres Doctrine

A two-and-a-half-foot-long towel left inside a man for eight months; a soldier burned alive in his barracks due to a defective heating plant; a...

‘The Power of ONE VOICE’

By Wanda "Sistah Soldier" Petty, President & CEO, SHE VET, iNC. She Serves — She Matters The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) estimates at least 22 veterans...

Congressman Rush endorses Kamala Harris for president

Crusader staff report Longtime Congressman Bobby Rush has endorsed California Senator Kamala Harris for president, adding more momentum to her rising campaign following her impressive...

Tamika Burgos Puckett named city’s Chief Risk Officer

Mayor Lori E. Lightfoot this week announced the appointment of Tamika B. Puckett as the city’s first Chief Risk Officer for the new Office...

Win $1 Million From The Small Business Administration To Grow Your...

The U.S. Small Business Administration is offering $1 million in prize money that could help Black-owned small businesses locate and hire qualified workers. Finding capable workers...

Alabama Wants To Imprison Marshae Jones. Her Crime Was Being Shot...

When fetuses are given the same legal rights as people, pregnant women pay the price. By Melissa Jeltsen, Huffington Post Marshae Jones, a 28-year-old Alabama woman,...

50 City-Owned Vacant Lots On South And West Sides Getting Makeovers...

The Grounds for Peace program kicked off on Tuesday. By Hannah Boufford, Blockclub Chicago A new pilot program aims to beautify 50 vacant lots on Chicago’s...