Georgia death row inmate whose appeal dragged on dies in prison

By David Steele, The Grio A man on Georgia’s death row since 1991 had won a stay of execution from the U.S. Supreme Court just...

Nearly half of America’s veterans are facing “joblessness”

Reason for unemployment is not what you think. VSOs offer help. By Sean Claiborne Last April, the nation’s unemployment rate dipped to 3.6 percent, the lowest it...

Congress Sends Obamacare Repeal to President for First Time

After dozens of unsuccessful attempts to repeal all or part of President Barack Obama's signature health care law, Congressional Republicans on Wednesday finally succeeded...

Second place position humbling for Preckwinkle

By Giavonni Nickson Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle may be the “Boss,” but her winning streak in elections was snapped on Tuesday after her...

Tidal & Sprint Celebrate Sprint’s True Mobile 5G Launch In Chicago...

Select Fans Won Exclusive Meet-And-Greet With Vic Mensa By Raymond Ward Global streaming and entertainment platform TIDAL and Sprint (NYSE: S) announced an exciting way to...

Chicago Symphony Ends Its Longest Strike With Pension Change

By Michael Cooper, New York Times The longest strike in the Chicago Symphony Orchestra’s 128-year history ended Saturday, when the orchestra’s musicians and board agreed to...

No expungement for cop who killed Rekia Boyd

Judge Leroy Martin Jr. denies request from Dante Servin Crusader Staff Report Dante Servin, the Chicago police officer who killed Rekia Boyd in 2012 won’t have...

Rosanell Eaton, Queen Mother of Voting Rights, Dies at 97

By Stacy M. Brown, NNPA Newswire Correspondent @StacyBrownMedia Considered a Queen Mother and a leader in the struggle and movement for freedom, justice and equality, Rosanell...

Lyric Opera of Chicago announces Guest Artists for Renée Fleming’s 25th Anniversary...

By Elaine Hegwood Bowen, MSJ Lyric Opera of Chicago announced the participation of several outstanding singers in the Renée Fleming 25th Anniversary Concert & Gala*, to...

Stacey Abrams Urges Congress To Reinstate Key Part Of Voting Rights...

The Georgia Democrat argued that a 2013 Supreme Court ruling led to voter suppression tactics that targeted people of color. By Carla Herreria, Huffington Post Democrat...