Chicago

While details of the shooting are still largely in development, Twitter observers have chimed in with their thoughts regarding the tragic event.

JuiceWRLD's record label has released an official statement.

Apparently things got really emotional at the Chicago show.

A 5-year-old kid was out here saving lives and acknowledging his brilliance.

It's been a long time coming... stream her new music inside.

A newly released video shows an incident a Chicago high school in which officers are seen punching, kicking, and dragging a 16-year-old girl.

At the conclusion of Tuesday’s election (April 2) in Chicago, the city will have its first Black woman serving as mayor. Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle is in a runoff against Lori Lightfoot, a lawyer who would also be Chicago’s first openly gay mayor. WBEZ reports: The historic race pits Cook County Board President […]

R. Kelly is moving out of his Chicago recording studio because a judge has ordered him from working there overnight because building-code violations. According to Kelly’s lawyer in a statement Wednesday that the judge effectively ordered the Grammy Award-winning artist “not to be creative between 9:00 p.m. and 9:00 a.m.” R. Kelly recently asked the […]

We’re hearing from Jussie Smollett for the first time since his brutal attack earlier this week. “Let me start by saying that I’m OK,” the Empire actor said in a statement to ESSENCE on Friday. “My body is strong but my soul is stronger. More importantly I want to say thank you. The outpouring of love and […]

Jussie Smollett was the victim of a possible hate crime in the early morning hours of Tuesday (January 29). According to TMZ’s report above, the actor arrived in Chicago from New York late Monday, and at around 2 AM he was hungry and went to a Subway. Two men both white and wearing ski masks viciously attacked […]