Four people were charged Thursday with a hate crime in Chicago in connection with a live-stream video that allegedly showed them torturing and assaulting a teenager with special needs.
Howard Brookins Jr., the city council member for Chicago’s 21st ward, was hospitalized by a squirrel after the politician publicly spoke out against the pesky rodents for being too “aggressive.”
A woman entered Democratic Rep. Danny Davis’ (Ill.) office in Chicago on Tuesday afternoon and lit herself on fire.
An Illinois man fought off a group of knife-wielding intruders after they stabbed him, three others in the house, and a dog on Wednesday.
The greatest living coach in history may address the Republican National Convention in July.
Three major cities accounted for more than half of the rise in the national murder rate between 2014 and 2015, a new report shows.