Chicago

Michelle Obama Gives Emotional Speech to Chicago HS Grads

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It’s graduation season and Michelle Obama has been making her rounds giving inspiration speeches across the country. On Tuesday, the Flotus spoke at King College Prep High School in Chicago’s South Side. “I know the struggles many of you face, how you walk the long...

Brandy Heads to Broadway in Chicago

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Grammy Award winner Brandy will make her Broadway debut next month in Chicago. Brandy will play Roxie Hart starting April 28 at the Ambassador Theatre. Set in the 1920s, “Chicago” is a scathing satire of how show business and the media make celebrities out of criminals....

Chicago Teen Arrested for Attempting to Join ISIS

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A 19-year-old Chicago man was charged with a terrorism-related offense for allegedly trying to join ISIS. According to NBC News, on Saturday police officials arrested Mohammed Hamzah Khan, who reside in the Chicago suburb of Bolingbrook, at O’Hare International Airport. He was waiting to board...

Three 15-Year-Olds and Four Adults Charged in Gruesome Machete CTA Station Attack

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Seven individuals, including three 15-year-olds, were arrested and charged for attacking two brothers at the Brown Line Kedzie CTA station in Chicago. In the wee hours of Monday morning a 26-year-old man and his 17-year-old brother were approached by seven individuals and asked to flash...