JRW Players Hoist World Series Trophy; Also Get Trip To Disney WorldJackie Robinson West players got a couple nice surprises on Wednesday as the city saluted the Little League World Series national champions.
Jackson Might Lead Delegation To NigeriaOn the day the White House said a U.S. team will head to Nigeria to help search for nearly 300 teenage girls abducted by Islamic extremists, Rev. Jesse Jackson said he’s trying to bring more attention to the girls’ plight.
MLK Prayer Breakfast Adopts Tone Of Occupy MovementThe annual Martin Luther King observance by the Rainbow/PUSH Coalition took on the tone of the Occupy movement this year.
9 Local Pizza Huts Rescued From ClosureEmployees celebrated at a South Size Pizza Hut Tuesday, after it was announced that a number of restaurants in danger of closing will remain open after all.
Rev. Jackson To Hold New Year's Job FairThe Rev. Jesse Jackson is on a mission to help create and provide jobs for the people of Illinois.
Rev. Jackson Takes Anti-Profiling Message To BritainCivil rights activist and Chicago legend Rev. Jesse Jackson is starting a group in the United Kingdom to oppose what he calls the abuse of police powers to stop and search people.