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Illinois Woman Thinks Black Lives Matter Is Focusing on the Wrong Problem
Peggy Hubbard does not agree with outrage of 18-year-old Mansur Ball-Bey's death and said outrage s...


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


Chicago Officer Sues Estate of Teen He Shot, Claiming Trauma
A white Chicago police officer who fatally shot a black 19-year-old college student and accidentall...


Reparations Paid in Chicago Police Torture Case
The city of Chicago has paid $5.5 million in reparations to 57 people whose claims that they were t...


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....


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....


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


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...


State Rep Asks Illinois Governor to Send National Guard to Chicago
Monique Davis, an Illinois state representative, has asked the state's governor to call in the Nati...


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


Ohio State's J.T. Barrett Tried to Pull 'You Know Who I Am' Card During DUI Arrest
Quarterback's attempt didn't work with a police officer....


Yung Berg Hit With $100,000 Child Support Bill
Rapper loses default judgment after skipping court hearing....


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....


Commentary: Sandra Bland, Suicide and the Myth of the Strong Black Woman
Black women can commit suicide, even if Bland didn’t....

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