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History has been made! Chicago just elected its first Black female mayor ever. In a landslide, former federal prosecutor Lori Lightfoot defeated Toni Preckwinkle in a runoff election on Tuesday. Lightfoot, who is a lesbian, will also be the first openly gay candidate to lead the city. She will succeed Mayor Rahm Emanuel when she is sworn in on May 20. […]

A 15-year-old girl from Chicago was recently found dead in an abandoned West Side building. According to ABC Chicago, Sadaria Davis’ body was found in a vacant West Garfield Park apartment complex some two weeks after she went missing from her home on April 25. The apartment complex is only 6 blocks away from her house. […]

The Chicago Department of Aviation security officer that forcibly dragged a passenger off a flight has been put on paid leave. Sign Up For Our Newsletter! The officer was captured on video removing a 60 year-old unnamed passenger off an overbooked United Airlines flight out of Chicago.  Seats were needed to accommodate flight crew from a […]

After over nine hours of meeting Republican and Democratic leaders in the state could not devise a concrete plan for a repeal.

Democrats who serve on the House Oversight Committee requested that President-elect Donald Trump’s financial activity be investigated to ensure that he hasn’t made any unlawful decisions.

Scores of students staged a walk-out on Monday to express disdain for the President-Elect Donald Trump.

In this edition of Joy Living, Erica Campbell shares a message from Pastor John F. Hanna of New Life Covenant Church South East in Chicago. His church has about 19,000 members, and he posted a question to the masses: who or what has made you angry? This short sermon inspired Erica so much that she […]