Statue Display Honors Youth Felled By Gun ViolenceA haunting tribute to young lives lost to gun violence was on display on the Gold Coast.
Holt, Pendleton Families Mark Slain Teens' BirthdaysTwo families and groups of friends, two tragedies, but one goal. The families of Blair Holt -- shot dead on a CTA bus six years ago at age 16 -- and 15 year old Hadiya Pendleton -- murdered not six months ago -- held respective birthday celebrations for their lost loved ones.
Julian H.S. Marks 5th Anniversary Of Blair Holt's MurderIt's been five years since Blair Holt was shot and killed on a CTA bus on his way home from school.
Jackson, Civil Rights Leaders Call For Arrest Of Man Who Shot Trayvon MartinThe parents of slain Florida teen Trayvon Martin were joined Monday by civil rights leaders, including Rev. Jesse Jackson, who called for the arrest of George Zimmerman, the neighborhood watch captain who shot and killed Martin one month ago.