San Diego police launch investigation after officers seen repeatedly punching Black...

By Antonio Planas, NBC News San Diego police said they have launched an internal investigation after two of their officers were recorded on video repeatedly punching...

Business, Restaurant Owners Propose Chicago Give $1,000 Bonuses For Workers To...

CBS 2 Chicago Hefty unemployment checks are being blamed for some people not wanting to return to work, leaving many businesses desperate to find help. Now...

Court ruling allows Chicago to double amount for parking tickets and...

By Julian Crews, WGN If you get a parking ticket in Chicago, you may have to pay a lot more than expected — that’s because...

QB Alexander Pratt looks to excel at the college level after...

By Joseph Phillips, Chicago Crusader Sports Editor After finishing the 2021 IHSA football season with 1,048 yards, 90 completions, 7 touchdowns and 141 passing attempts...

Coming May 22nd in the Crusader, National Newspaper Publishers Association’s award-winning journalist and Crusader contributing writer J. Coyden Palmer will present the first of...

The Crusader Takes a Closer Look: The Dialysis Hustle Part 2

The Dialysis Hustle By Stephanie Gadlin Part 2 of 4 CHICAGO - This COVID-19 survival story reminds me of the time my cat, Sheba, was caught in...

Pervis Staples of Staple Singers dead at the age of 85

Pervis Staples, a co-founding member of the legendary gospel group, The Staple Singers, passed away suddenly on May 6, 2021 at his home in Dolton,...

Illinois to enter Bridge Phase of COVID-19 reopening plan on Friday,...

WGN Governor JB Pritzker and the Illinois Department of Public Health confirmed Thursday the entire state will move into the Bridge Phase of the Restore...

New doc examines the genesis of Chicago’s early childhood education

By Elaine Hegwood Bowen, M.S.J. “Tomorrow’s Hope: The Promise of Early Childhood Education” brings us into the journey of passionate educators and tenacious kids and...

Senate passes expansion of maternal care coverage

By Raymon Troncoso Capitol News Illinois rtroncoso@capitolnewsillinois.com The Illinois Senate passed legislation Wednesday expanding maternal and postpartum care in Illinois, as well as changing existing statutes to...