Mary Alexander was also included in the list of the most 20 distinguished women around the world for the year 2021.
Former “Empire” actor Jussie Smollett was charged on Tuesday in a six-count felony indictment accusing him of staging a phony hate crime in Chicago.
Grammy Award-winning singer R. Kelly was arrested in Chicago on federal sex crime charges, NBC News said, citing unidentified law enforcement officials.
(Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump said on Thursday that the Department of Justice will “review” the case of actor Jussie Smollett.
Actor Jussie Smollett paid two brothers to stage a racist and homophobic attack on him and pose as supporters of President Donald Trump.
The gunman who killed five co-workers and wounded five police officers at an Illinois factory was a violent felon who had just been fired.
Defending Super Bowl champion Philadelphia edged the Chicago Bears and the Los Angeles Chargers ousted Baltimore from the championship chase in two NFL playoff thrillers Sunday.
Trump devastation caused by fires in a California town, but persisted in his controversial claim that forest mismanagement was responsible for the tragedy.
A federal appeals court said the U.S. Justice Department cannot deny public safety grants to so-called sanctuary cities that limit cooperation with the Trump administration.
Italian champions Juventus will be the opponents for the 2018 Major League Soccer All-Star Game in August, the North American league said on Thursday.
Chicago has joined Vancouver in pulling out of the chance to be a host city in a joint United State-Canada-Mexico bid for the 2026 World Cup, citing uncertainty over potential costs and FIFA's inflexibility.
The body that administers the Grammy Awards on Tuesday named a leader of the Time's Up anti-harassment movement.
The head of a federal agency who has helped U.S. states protect election systems from possible cyber attacks by Russia or others is being removed.
The Egyptian-American archaeological mission from the University of Chicago uncovered the administrative complex as well as four artifacts in Kom Ombo temple.
Egypt wins first Special Olympics Female Unified Football cup in the region, qualifying it for the Chicago World Cup in July.
hicago forward Nikola Mirotic came off the bench to score 24 points and spark the visiting Bulls over Milwaukee 115-106 in an NBA matchup on Tuesday.
A report to the U.S. Congress released on Wednesday accused Chinese state media entities of involvement in spying and propaganda and said their staff.
The Oriental Institute of University of Chicago will host an exhibition about Ancient Egypt’s Book of the Dead from October 3, 2017 to March 31, 2018.
A restaurant in Chicago creates edible art; or is it food that looks like art?
On August 21, 1935 Benny Goodman and his Big Band opened Swing Era after presenting an exuberant performance at Palomar Ballroom.