Chicago

Black Female Chicago Teen Gets Accepted Into 26 Universities With Over $3 Million In Scholarship Offers

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A gifted 18-year-old girl from Chicago is defying the odds and has the world of education at her feet as a result. Finishing her senior year off at the top of her class with an impressive 5.1 GPA, Kenwood Academy valedictorian Arianna Alexander was accepted...

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...