Six reported Chicago gang members were convicted in connection to the shooting death of alleged rival gang member and rapper FBG Duck.
After murder charges were dropped against Carlishia Hood and her 14-year-old son, the Chicago mother is suing the city and police officers as online donations get refunded. The post Online Donations To Carlishia Hood Refunded As Mom Sues Chicago, Cops After Murder Charges Dropped appeared first on NewsOne.
Union organizer and former Teacher, Brandon Johnson was elected as Chicago’s next mayor on Tuesday, succeeding Lori Lightfoot. The post Former Teacher Brandon Johnson Elected Chicago’s New Mayor appeared first on NewsOne.
Lori Lightfoot's mayoral run is over, and she's the 1st in 40 years to lose re-election in Chicago. Of course, Black Twitter had a field day.
Jaylen Ausley, Donald Huey and Devonta Vivetter were killed in a hit and run outside of a popular gay bar in Chicago. Police said it was "intentional" and suggested it could be a hate crime. The post Hate Crime Suspected After 3 Black Gay Men Killed In ‘Intentional’ Chicago Hit And Run appeared first on NewsOne.
As the impact from the worldwide coronavirus pandemic continues, many are doing what they can help those in need. Kanye West is the latest high-profile name to lend a helping hand by donating to charities in both Chicago and Los Angeles by providing meals for the needy. Related Stories: Kanye West Talks Importance of Adding […]
Derrick Jones Jr., Aaron Gordon, Dwight Howard and Pat Connaughton will compete in the 2020 NBA Dunk Contest during All-Star Weekend in Chicago, the NBA confirmed. Jones- who famously won the event in 2008 with a Superman cape draped over his shoulders- Gordon and Howard are all returning participants, while Connaughton is preparing for his […]
The city of Chicago just hit Jussie Smollett with a lawsuit, asking for a little more than $130,000 to recover the costs of investigating his alleged attack, which the city claims was staged. Related Stories: Mario Talks Millennium Tour, The Set Of Empire Since Jussie Smollett Scandal, and Played Song Association R. Kelly’s Lawyer Blames […]
Kanye West, one of President Trump’s most famous and vocal supporters, met with the president at the White House today for a freewheeling discussion in which the rapper commanded most of the conversation, earning praise and compliments from the president. West began the meeting by praising Trump’s efforts in North Korea saying, “On day one you solved […]
If you didn’t know, Chance the Rapper and Donald Glover are pretty good friends… in real life! They proved it after Donald Glover help Chance surprise Chicago students at his Social Works Open Mic. Childish Gambino (@donaldglover) surprised students at @ChanceTheRapper's Open Mike event in Chicago by coming out to perform "This Is America"https://t.co/MrujBIY8Hm — […]
A video of a frightened young boy named, Michael Thomas Jr., has gone viral after he was handcuffed by Chicago Police for fitting the description of a call the department received. Authorities said the boy was stopped for questioning and handcuffed, due to him matching a called in description of a 10-12 year-old boy with […]