Prosecution in police misconduct trial rests its case as defense denied...

Crusader Staff Report The prosecution team in the police misconduct trial involving three officers rested their case Tuesday, December 4 before defense attorneys mounted an...

Another EEOC discrimination lawsuit against Rosebud

After settling a $1.9M lawsuit in 2017 for discriminating against hundreds of Black applicants, EEOC sues popular Chicago restaurant again Crusader Staff Report Rosebud Restaurants, Inc....

Services held for Walter Clark, former CTA Chairman

Financier Walter Clark died at the age of 90, on November 15, 2018 at St. Joseph Hospital. His passing was announced by his family....

The private political town hall meeting that remains a mystery

What happened to a meeting where two Black aldermen and several business and religious leaders never showed up? By Erick Johnson The doors were locked and...

ELECTING A BLACK MAYOR IN CHICAGO PART THREE OF FIVE

THE ORIGIN AND DEVELOPMENT OF ELECTING CHICAGO’S FIRST AFRICAN AMERICAN MAYOR This is part three of the five part seres on the origin and development of...

Record 11 Black candidates file in mayoral race

Some Black aldermen with ties to mayor face tough rematches Crusader Staff Report A record 11 Black candidates have filed to run in Chicago’s mayoral...

Mercy Hospital doctors seek $100K to honor Purdue grad Tamara O’Neal

USA Today A group of physicians who were friends of Dr. Tamara O’Neal, one of two Purdue University graduates killed at a Chicago hospital on...

Evicted on Thanksgiving: a single mom with five kids

By Liz Tung WHYY For most people, Thanksgiving offers a chance to kick back with family. But for Ricci Rawls and her five kids, it meant...

Funeral for Dr. Tamara O’Neal set for Saturday

Funeral draws to a close for Chicago Police Officer Samuel Jimenez Crusader staff report Funeral services for Dr. Tamara O'Neal will be held this week. She...

ELECTING A BLACK MAYOR IN CHICAGO – PART TWO OF FIVE

THE ORIGIN AND DEVELOPMENT OF ELECTING CHICAGO’S FIRST AFRICAN AMERICAN MAYOR This is part two of the five part series on the origin and development of...