Madam C.J. Walker’s Estate Will Be Center for Black Women Entrepreneurs

Richelieu Dennis has worked with Walker’s family before By Teddy Grant, Ebony Shea Moisture founder Richelieu Dennis will turn the estate of Madam C.J. Walker into...

Applications available for 2019 Taste of Chicago vendors

Applications are now available for members of Chicago's culinary scene to apply for a spot at the 39th Annual Taste of Chicago. This year's Taste...

Part 2: These Black Aldermen knew, but said nothing

Editor’s note: In light of last week’s back-to-back rulings in the Jason Van Dyke case, the Crusader has reposted part two of its investigation,...

Deadline for CPS high school applications extended after data entry error

ABC 7 News Chicago Public Schools is reopening high school applications for more than 800 students after a data entry error, the district said Sunday. An...

Former Northwestern doctoral student wrongly accused of stealing a car settles...

By Diane Pathieu, ABC 7 News A former Northwestern doctoral student who is Black has reached a $1.25 million settlement with the city of Evanston...

Bought for Silence?

Editors Note: In light of the recent back-to-back rulings in the Jason Van Dyke case, the Crusader has reposted its investigative story about eight...

Video Of Daycare Worker Pulling Black Girl’s Hair Sparks Investigation

LaQuitta Wilson said she’s angry that her daughter was “physically abused” by someone who was supposed to keep her safe. By David Lohr, Huffington Post A...

Delta Airlines Gives $83K To Reopen King’s Birthplace Home, Park

ATLANTA, Ga. (WJZ) — Despite the partial government shutdown, the Martin Luther King, Jr. National Historical Park will be open on Martin Luther King,...

11-year-old boy starts college career at Southern University

Elijah Precciely started something new this week: college. The 11-year-old just started his undergraduate career at Southern University in Louisiana. The physics major spoke to...

16 shots= 6+ years in jail=Outrage over Van Dyke’s Jail...

By Erick Johnson Officer Jason Van Dyke on Friday, January 18, was given more than six years in prison, igniting outrage in Chicago’s Black community...