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Activist on ‘black-on-black crime’ at Ferguson vigil in Chicago – Chicago Video

Malcolm London speaks at Daley Plaza during the Ferguson vigil on Thursday, Aug. 14. Video by Megan Crepeau. Video Rating: 4 / 5

The Crew (#2) Do Chicago – Chicago Video

The Crew INFO – http://jarock.pl/gry/the-crew/ Ceny The Crew – http://bit.ly/1vUlsc8 The Crew to pozycja, która gdzieś tam się pokazywała od roku ale nie wzbudzała zbyt wielkich oczekiwań…. Video Rating: 4 / 5

Chicago O’Hare’s program for at risk students. – Chicago Video

Chicago’s O’Hare International Airport has a program to help at risk students prepare for the working world.

Chicago O’Hare’s program for at risk students. – Chicago Video

Chicago’s O’Hare International Airport has a program to help at risk students prepare for the working world.

Ride Along in Englewood – Chicago – Chicago Video

The Seventh District, which covers much of the Englewood neighborhood, has for years been one of the city’s deadliest areas. We ran the numbers and found tha… Video Rating: 4 / 5

Movies, comic books, TV all share spotlight at Chicago Comic Con in Rosemont

21 August 2014

Movies, comic books, TV all share spotlight at Chicago Comic Con in Rosemont The Wizard World Chicago Comic Con is coming back to town, and once again it's bringing a variety of pop-culture icons and events with it. Comic-book creators, film and television stars, toy and memorabilia dealers — all of these and more will […]

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Field turf project next to Rosemont rec center begins this week

21 August 2014

A project to install artificial field turf at a 1.3-acre grass field next to the Barry Recreational Center in Rosemont begins this week. The village is contracting with J.E.M. Morris Construction Co. to do the $ 678,175 project — offset by a $ 176,800 state Open Space Lands Acquisition and Development grant received in April. […]

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U.S. launched secret mission to rescue American hostages in Syria

21 August 2014

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama sent special operations troops to Syria this summer on a secret mission to rescue American hostages, including journalist James Foley, held by Islamic State extremists, but they did not find them, the administration disclosed Wednesday. Full News here – Chicago Sun-Times

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Derrick Rose on sitting out Team USA win: ‘It’s just body fatigue’

21 August 2014

The two most scrutinized knees in Chicago put everyone on deep-breath alert again Wednesday. Bulls guard Derrick Rose was a late scratch for Team USA in its 105-62 exhibition victory over the Dominican Republic at Madison Square Garden. He has been sidelined with ‘‘general body fatigue’’ since a victory over Brazil at the United Center […]

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Derrick Rose on sitting out Team USA win: ‘It’s just body fatigue’

21 August 2014

The two most scrutinized knees in Chicago put everyone on deep-breath alert again Wednesday. Bulls guard Derrick Rose was a late scratch for Team USA in its 105-62 exhibition victory over the Dominican Republic at Madison Square Garden. He has been sidelined with ‘‘general body fatigue’’ since a victory over Brazil at the United Center […]

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3 held in suburban Chicago hostage standoff; 2 cops wounded

21 August 2014

3 held in suburban Chicago hostage standoff; 2 cops wounded HARVEY, Ill. – Authorities were negotiating Tuesday with two men barricaded in a home and holding a woman and two children hostage in the south suburbs of Chicago. At least one of the men was thought to be armed. Officers, including a SWAT team, … Full […]

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Staffing issue may have been responsible for Cubs ‘tarp gate’

21 August 2014

A staffing decision by the Cubs’ stadium operations might have made as big a difference as any “mechanical’’ issue in creating the tarp-related mess Tuesday night that led to the historic decision Wednesday to uphold the San Francisco Giants’ challenge of what was originally ruled a rain-shortened Cubs victory. Sources said the Cubs ordered grounds-crew […]

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UChicago launches new catalog and library management system

21 August 2014

The University of Chicago Library has launched a new online catalog and library management system designed to improve service for users and support the work of library staff. Users will primarily interact with the new catalog, which features a simplified design and easier access to e-books and e-journals. The new library management system, called Kuali […]

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Bears expect Alshon Jeffery to keep up feats of 2013

21 August 2014

Two preseason games had passed last year without much from Bears wide receiver Alshon Jeffery, and it was worrisome. His one catch for 13 yards didn’t support the glowing declarations that fellow receiver Brandon Marshall and others had confidently made about his future stardom. Plenty of smoke, but no fire. Five scoring drives by the […]

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9-year-old boy shot to death in Greater Grand Crossing neighborhood

20 August 2014

About 4:05 p.m., police responding to a call of shots fired in the 1200 block of East 71st Street found the boy, who had been shot multiple times.  Full News here – Chicago Sun-Times

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Boy shot to death in Greater Grand Crossing neighborhood

20 August 2014

The boy, whose age was not known, was in the 1200 block of East 71st Street about 4:05 p.m. when he was shot, police said, citing preliminary information. Full News here – Chicago Sun-Times

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Chicago Tribune poll: Vast majority of Chicago voters back $13 minimum wage

20 August 2014

Chicago Tribune poll: Vast majority of Chicago voters back minimum wage A new Chicago Tribune poll reveals that 84% of Chicago voters support an increase in the minimum wage, an issue that may help Mayor Rahm Emanuel politically. A new Chicago Tribune poll reveals that 84% of Chicago voters support an increase in the … Full […]

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Derrick Rose sits out; Team USA crushes Dominican Republic

20 August 2014

NEW YORK — Kyrie Irving made all five shots and scored 12 points starting in place of Derrick Rose, and the U.S. national basketball team beat the Dominican Republic 105-62 on Wednesday night in an exhibition game. James Harden also scored 12 in limited playing time for the Americans, who used their subs for most […]

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Derrick Rose sits out Team USA exhibition vs. Dominican Republic

20 August 2014

NEW YORK — Derrick Rose is sitting out the U.S. national’s team exhibition game against the Dominican Republic on Wednesday night, with coach Mike Krzyzewski saying he wants to look at other guards. Rose has sat out the last two practices as he works his way back into shape after sitting out most of the […]

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Court records shed new light on teen linked to mother’s death in Bali

20 August 2014

Heather Mack was a handful. Long before her mother’s body was found stuffed in a suitcase outside a Bali resort, and before police began making regular visits to the family’s Oak Park home, her father James L. Mack put it politely. “My daughter is very active,” James L. Mack said. Full News here – Chicago […]

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