Why will the mayor appoint a pastor to serve as interim...

More than two years after first being charged with fraud, extortion and bribery, 20th Ward Alderman Willie Cochran finally plead guilty at his March...

IRS Tax Crimes

The IRS through its Criminal Investigation (CI), is organized to promote voluntary compliance of the tax laws. It has the authority to both investigate...

‘In Living Color’ To Hit The Big Screen, With Cast Reunited...

The pilot episode of the popular ’90s sketch comedy series will be screened at the 18th annual Tribeca Film Festival. By Kimberly Richards, Huffington Post The...

Harvard Sued For Allegedly Profiting From Early Photos Of Slaves

Tamara Lanier of Connecticut is suing the Ivy League school for “wrongful seizure, possession and expropriation” of photos taken of her ancestors for a...

Court rejects resentencing for Van Dyke

Van Dyke’s sentence remains just under six years By Grant Morgan Capitol News Illinois The Illinois Supreme Court has rejected a bid to give a different sentencing...

The mental impact of being a sports family

When you have an athlete in your family, a great portion of your life becomes all about sports. The responsibilities of practices, games, tournaments...

Voter Suppression a Lasting Legacy of the Transatlantic Slave Trade

By Stacy M. Brown, NNPA Newswire Correspondent @StacyBrownMedia “Presidential elections and the voter experience have long been fraught for Black people. From racist poll taxes to...

TERRORISM, WHITE SUPREMACY AND THE POLITICS OF DENIAL

On Friday, March 15, 2019, 49 people in two mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand were gunned down by terrorists in what is being called...

Blacks grow divided in mayoral race

Endorsements for Lightfoot, Preckwinkle reach fever pitch in final two weeks of runoff By Keith Chambers Lori Lightfoot has four Black aldermen, two prominent pastors and...