Banana Bread Recipe Combats Uptick In Domestic Violence Incidents During The Pandemic; 'The Response Has Been Overwhelming'"We had heard nationally that there was an uptick of 25% in calls about domestic violence cases. What we've experienced at the clinic is actually an uptick of 44%. And I can tell you that all of my attorneys are at full capacity."
Archdiocese Of Chicago Celebrates Fifth Annual Mass For Domestic Violence VictimsOctober is Domestic Violence Awareness Month, and on Sunday morning, the Archdiocese of Chicago celebrated its fifth annual mass for victims.
City Partners With Airbnb To Help Those Fleeing Domestic Violence During Stay-At-Home OrderMayor Lori Lightfoot on Tuesday announced a partnership with Airbnb to support people who are fleeing violence during the coronavirus pandemic.
Pritzker Signs Law Allowing Domestic Violence Survivors To Withhold AddressesGov. J.B. Pritzker on Wednesday signed a law intended to help ensure the safety of domestic violence survivors and their children.
Addison Russell Speaks Out About Domestic Violence Suspension; 'I’m Not Proud Of The Person That I Was'In his first public comments since he was suspended for 40 games for violating the league’s domestic violence policy, Chicago Cubs shortstop Addison Russell apologized to his wife and his team, and said he believes counseling is making him a better person.
Airbnb Brought $8.2 Million In Taxes To Chicago Last YearThe City of Chicago collected $8.2 million in tax revenue from local Airbnb hosts in 2018.
Ald. Ricardo Munoz Out On Bond, Charged With Domestic BatteryAld. Ricardo Munoz is out on bond after being charged with attacking his wife on New Year's Eve.
Ald. Ricardo Munoz Charged With Domestic BatteryAlderman Ricardo Munoz has been charged with one misdemeanour count of domestic battery.
CFD Report Reveals Mercy Hospital Shooter Had History Of Mistreating WomenJuan Lopez was fired two months after he began Chicago Fire Department training in 2014, in part for his behavior towards women.
Cubs' Russell On Leave Amid Abuse Claims; Epstein Calls Allegations 'Very Disturbing'Domestic violence allegations against him first came to light a year ago, when a friend of his ex-wife, Melisa Reidy, accused him of abuse in an Instagram post.
Urban Meyer Placed On Leave, OSU Investigates Allegations Against Ex-AssistantMeyer said he was aware of an incident involving Zach and Courtney Smith in 2009, while they were still married.
Chicago Eyes Airbnb Fee To Help Domestic Violence Victims Chicago may impose a new surcharge on home share rentals through sites such as Airbnb and use the money to provide more beds at domestic violence shelters.
Police: 95-Year-Old Arrested For Slapping Granddaughter With SlipperA Florida great grandmother now has an arrest record after police say they were forced to take the 95-year-old to jail for slapping her granddaughter with a slipper.
'Empire' Actor Acquitted Of Domestic Violence ChargeMorocco Omari took the stand during a two-day trial that ended with his acquittal Friday.
A Labor Of LoveOn Valentine's Day, many happy couples celebrate with flowers. But for domestic violence survivors, like Sarah, it's a painful day.