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Sleuths Trace Fate of 1st Black Male Slave Freed By Lincoln
Historians have located the grave site of William Costley in Minnesota....


Prosecutor: No Charges for White Cop Who Killed Black Teen
Justus Howell, 17, was killed in Illinois in April....


More Measles Cases Tied to Disneyland; Illinois Day Care
Twenty new cases came from the Magic Kingdom....


Kindercare Requiring Measles Shots for Infants’ Caretakers
New rule comes after five babies in a Chicago center were diagnosed for measles....


Illinois City Settles Police Shooting Lawsuit for $1.1M
The money will go to the estate of the late Mark Anthony Barmore, an unarmed Black 23-year-old who ...


Illinois Substitute Teacher Accused of Calling Black Students N-Word, Slaves
Eighth graders Mea Thompson and Zaria Daniel say the woman used the slur throughout the 80-minute c...


Two More Bill Cosby Tour Dates Canceled
The comedian's Las Vegas and Illinois gigs were axed in wake of rape allegations....


Health Hero: Speaking Out Against Sexual Violence
When the Robbins, Illinois, police lost her rape kit and dozens of others, Rosa Pickett refused to ...


Woman Defends N-Word Rant With Constitution
Family outing to the beach takes a messy racist turn....


Storms Sweep Across Midwest, Kill 6 in Illinois
Storms that swept across the Midwest left at least six people dead and unleashed powerful winds tha...


First Black Illinois GOP Representative in Three Decades Is Appointed
The newly appointed Illinois representative, John Anthony, has worked in law enforcement since 2008...


Michelle Obama Rallies Young Voters in Wisconsin
First Lady Michelle Obama hits campaign trail in Wisconsin and Illinois....


Throwback Thursday: Check Out Rep. Robin Kelly Back in the Day
Illinois Rep. Robin Kelly kicks off BET Politics' Throwback Thursday....


Rihanna Sends $5K to Illinois High School After Late Arrival
The money is expected to offset expenses for singer’s tardy appearance in March....


Robin Kelly Wins Illinois Democratic Primary to Replace Jesse Jackson Jr.
Former Illinois state representative Robin Kelly has won the Democratic primary race to replace dis...


Three Sitting Illinois Lawmakers in Legal Trouble
Illinois to swear in three lawmakers facing criminal charges....


Jesse Jackson Jr. Wins Easily in a Democratic Primary Challenge in Illinois
Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. won overwhelmingly in the Democratic primary in his Chicago-area district....


Romney Focusing on Obama Wiith Illinois Victory
Ignoring his Republican rivals, Mitt Romney is renewing his focus on President Obama and setting hi...


Commentary: Why Rape Survivors Owe Us Nothing
Bill Cosby's lawyer is totally victim-blaming....


Illinois Congressman Compares NCAA to Mafia
College athletics’ governing body is being taken to task for its treatment of injured student-athle...

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