Canadian model Winnie Harlow was once bullied for her appearance. Labeled " cow" and "zebra," she suffered so much she was forced to pull out of high school. But far from becoming a recluse, Harlow is now on catwalks worldwide and the face of global brands. (Photo courtesy of...
Janet Jackson tweeted a video post refuting rumors that she has cancer, which included lyrics to her 'Unbreakable track, "The Great Forever" "I'm recovering," singer adds, along with lyrics to 'Unbreakable' track, "The Great Forever" Janet Jackson refuted rumors that she has throat cancer in a video post that she tweeted...
Sandra Bland (File photo) A Texas state trooper was indicted by a grand jury Wednesday on a perjury charge stemming from the July traffic stop and arrest of Sandra Bland, who was later found hanged in her Waller County Jail cell. The Texas Department of Public Safety released a statement shortly...
At the dawn of a massive market, AT&T is aiming for the top of the stack. At its Developer Summit, running in Las Vegas parallel to the Consumer Electronics Showcase, AT&T today announced a series of corporate partnerships and debut cities for a new smart cities initiative. The project promises...
Camille Cosby will not be deposed Wednesday in a case of defamation by seven accusers against Bill Cosby, her husband, a Massachusetts judge ruled Tuesday. United States Magistrate Judge David H. Hennessy allowed her emergency motion for a stay. The judge granted her motion so that Camille Cosby can appeal the...
Photo by Advocate Health Care News Service The survival rate for people who suffer cardiac arrest outside a hospital hovers around just 6 percent. But, it doesn’t have to be that low, a group of physicians urged in a new editorial. “As a nation, we are falling far short in our...
The Lion King (Photo credit Joan Marcus) Award-wining musical breaks record for highest-grossing week in Chicago Theatrical history at the Cadillac Palace Theatre Broadway In Chicago announced for the second consecutive week, Disney’s “The Lion King” broke a Chicago box office record – this time for the highest grossing nine-performance-week in...
Kedra Ishop, the enrollment manager at the University of Michigan, helped increase the number of minority students in the 2015 freshman class. Credit Laura McDermott for The New York Times Kedra Ishop got results. A year after Dr. Ishop began her new job here as enrollment manager at the University of...
llinois governor Bruce Rauner and Chicago mayor Rahm Emanuel llinois governor Bruce Rauner and Chicago mayor Rahm Emanuel are longtime friends and business partners, so one might expect Rauner to offer some words of encouragement as his buddy deals with the fallout from the fatal police shooting of 17-year-old Laquan...
Changes to the civilian agency that acts as a watchdog to the Chicago Police Department were announced Monday afternoon. Changes to the civilian agency that acts as a watchdog to the Chicago Police Department were announced Monday afternoon. Sharon Fairley, the acting head of the Independent Police Review Authority, detailed plans...