Letter to Congresswoman Maxine Waters

Beyond the Rhetoric By Harry C. Alford & Kay DeBow   Honorable Maxine Waters Chair United States House Committee on Financial Services 2129 Rayburn House Office Building Washington, DC  20515 Re: Impact of Proposed...

Matteson village board approves Choctaw Nation casino plan

ABC7 News The Matteson Village Board of Trustees unanimously approved the Choctaw Nation's plan for a casino in their Monday night board meeting. The plan was...

CVS to test drone delivery for your medications

CNN Wire The drones are coming - and they're bringing your aspirin. CVS is the latest drug store to explore delivering to you via a drone....

Mayor Lightfoot Announces $1.2 Billion Debt Refinancing To Save $200 Million...

Mayor Lori E. Lightfoot recently announced the City’s plans to refinance existing debt, which are expected to generate $200 million in savings, representing nearly...

Buttigieg criticized for campaign donations from anti-Laquan McDonald donor

CBS News Pete Buttigieg is cutting ties and returning contributions from Steve Patton, the former Chicago city attorney who tried to block the release of...

Congressman Elijah Cummings to lie in state, funeral services set for...

By Libby Cathy, ABC News Maryland Rep. Elijah Cummings will lie in state in National Statuary Hall at the U.S. Capitol on Thursday, ahead of...

Boxer Patrick Day, 27, pronounced dead after suffering brain injuries in...

By Joseph Phillips Sports writer Chicago Crusader After suffering several severe blows to the head during a boxing match against 21 year old rising star Charles Conwell on Saturday...

Kenwood football team dominates Schurz 50-0 in final game before CPS...

By Joseph Phillips Sports writer Chicago Crusader In one of the final sporting event held before the CPS Teachers Strike, the Kenwood Broncos football team dominated Schurz High School 50-0 on...

Poll of likely voters shows rising student debt problems

Weakened borrower protections, blocked debt relief cited By Charlene Crowell When likely voters across the country were recently asked their opinions about student loan borrowing, 82...

Black leaders endorse Senator Durbin over Willie Wilson

U.S. Representative Danny K. Davis (D-IL-07), four Black aldermen, and Black elected officials on Chicago’s West Side have endorsed longtime Democratic U.S. Senator Dick...