MLB Moves 2021 All-Star Game Out Af Atlanta In Response To Georgia Voting Restrictions"Major League Baseball fundamentally supports voting rights for all Americans and opposes restrictions to the ballot box," Commissioner Rob Manfred said in a statement.
Multiple Groups Ask, Are Hate Incidents Against Asian-Americans Being Underreported?Several local groups are now asking – are hate incidents against Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders (AAPI) being underreported?
Sen. Tammy Duckworth Calls For 'Deeper Investigation' Into Hate Crimes Against Asian-AmericansU.S. Sen. Tammy Duckworth (D-Illinois) on Sunday called on FBI Director Christopher Wray and Attorney General Merrick Garland to take a deep look at hate crimes against Asian-Americans.
Protesters Rally, March In Logan Square Against Hate Crimes Targeting Asian-Americans; Other Events Held Around CountryChicago's Asian-American community rallied Saturday against hate crimes they say have increased around the country.
Police Step Up Security In Chicago's Asian-American Communities After Shooting Rampage Near AtlantaChicago Police have stepped up security in Asian-American neighborhoods after the shooting rampage in the Atlanta area that killed eight people this week.
Lightfoot On Atlanta Spa Shootings: 'Make No Mistake - This Was A Hate Crime'"It feels to me, as a former member of law enforcement, like a hate crime."
King Von, Chicago Rapper, Fatally Shot Outside Atlanta NightclubKing Von, whose real name is Dayvon Bennett, was with a group of men who got into an argument with another group outside Monaco Hookah Lounge. The two groups started shooting at each other. Police officers also fired shots at the two groups, but it was unclear if officers wounded anyone.
Chicago Native Hailed As Hero After Jumping Into Action To Aid Girl Shot At Atlanta Block PartyA Chicago native jumped into action to save a fellow student after a campus shooting in Atlanta this week.
Man Who Rerouted UPS Mail To Chicago Apartment Pleads GuiltyA former UPS Inc. worker accused of rerouting mail meant for the shipping company's Atlanta headquarters to his Chicago apartment has pleaded guilty to mail fraud.
O'Hare Regains Title Of Busiest U.S. AirportChicago's O'Hare Airport has regained the title of the busiest airport in the U.S. after flights increased by 4 percent last year, according to the Federal Aviation Administration.
Deaf Joliet Man To Sign National Anthem At Super BowlAaron Loggins will perform the national anthem in sign language alongside Gladys Knight as part of the Super Bowl pre-game festivities.
Charter School Says It Will Not Recite The Pledge Of AllegianceAn Atlanta charter school is sparking controversy over its decision to stop reciting the Pledge of Allegiance.
Police: 6-Year-Old, 12-Year-Old Threw Rocks And Waved Gun At AdultsThe group was reportedly using the public swings in Adair Park when the children began to throw "baseball-sized rocks" and struck two people.
Loyola Police Escort A No-Show, Bus Driver Gets Lost On Way To PracticeBefore the high drama on the court at the Sweet 16, the Loyola Ramblers hit a bit of a speed bump on their way to practice on Wednesday.
Holiday Travel Mess Ahead After 11-Hour Power Outage At Atanta AirportAtlanta Mayor Kasim Reed said foul play is not suspected. Travel experts have said the mess might not be straightened out for a few days.