Finger-Snapping Protester In Van Dyke Case Hoping For Deal On Contempt ChargeMoises Bernal clicked his fingers in muted applause when a judge ruled against a motion to dismiss murder charges against Van Dyke.
Man Gets 27 Months In Prison For Threats To DaleyRich Hyerczyk, 54, wrote 90 threatening letters to politicians, schools and religious institutions, including one to Daley that included the line “F - - - your dead son.”
Activist Immigrant Who Took Refuge In Chicago Church Returns To U.S.A Mexican immigrant who made international headlines seven years ago for living in a Chicago church while fighting to stay in the U.S. with her son before she was deported has returned from Mexico, seeking asylum for humanitarian reasons.
Chicago Remembers Studs Terkel On His 100th BirthdayChicago is remembering Studs Terkel Wednesday, on what would have been his 100th birthday.
Activist To Run Graphic Anti-Abortion Ad During Super BowlSuper Bowl viewers often look forward to the commercials that run during breaks in the action, but those fans might be in for an unpleasant experience as an anti-abortion activist is running an ad with images of aborted fetuses as he runs against President Barack Obama in the Democratic primary.
Lesbian Activist To Assume State House SeatLesbian activist Kelly Cassidy will replace state Rep. Harry Osterman in the Illinois House, as Osterman moves to the Chicago City Council.
Atheist Activist Protests Creationism In Science ClassAtheist activist Rob Sherman is expected to make public comments at the Libertyville High School board meeting Tuesday night, about a science teacher who had been teaching creationism.