Annual 'Race Against Hate' Takes On Extra Meaning After OrlandoThe people of Evanston came together Sunday for the 17th annual Race Against Hate, in honor of the late Ricky Byrdsong, the first African American men’s basketball coach at Northwestern University, who was killed by a white supremacist in 1999.
Orlando Shootings: What To Tell The ChildrenAs many people still struggle to understand what happened in Orlando, some parents may be struggling with how to explain it to their children.
'Always Smiling': Orlando Shooting Victim Remembered Fondly In ChicagoOne of the 49 victims of the massacre at an Orlando club was a former Chicago resident who moved to Florida in March.
Orlando Survivor Describes Grisly Scene; "Thinking I'm Next, I'm Dead"After two days of heartache and sadness, a moment of hope in Orlando, as a survivor of the Pulse nightclub massacre was wheeled into a news conference and met with a rousing round of applause.
Expert: Orlando Gunman Fits Profile Of Unstable ISIS SympathizerFatima Rahman, an assistant professor of politics and chair of the Islamic World Studies program at Lake Forest College, said Islamic State supporters who carry out terrorist attacks usually have a violent past, are unstable, and tend to be non-religious.
Chicago's LGBT Community Stands With Orlando After MassacreChicago’s LGBT community held a pair of vigils Sunday night in a show of solidarity with the victims of the shooting massacre at a gay nightclub in Orlando, and another vigil was planned for Monday night.
All Bodies Removed From Orlando Nightclub After Worst U.S. Mass ShootingAt the White House, President Barack Obama said Monday there is no clear evidence so far that gunman Omar Mateen was directed by the extremist group. He said Mateen was inspired by radical information over the internet, calling it another apparent example of "homegrown extremism."
Orlando Mass Shooting: What Do We Know?It was the worst mass shooting in U.S. history. So what do we know about the shooting?
Chicago Reacts To Mass Shooting In OrlandoLocal elected officials, activists, and community groups are reacting to the mass shooting at a gay nightclub in Orlando, Florida.
Chicago Police Increase Patrols In Boystown After Orlando Mass ShootingChicago police have stepped up patrols in the Boystown, Lakeview, and Lincoln Park neighborhoods in the wake of a deadly mass shooting at a gay nightclub in Orlando, Florida.
Chicago LGBT Community Offering Support To Victims Of Orlando Mass ShootingA deadly mass shooting at a gay nightclub in Orlando hit close to home in Chicago’s Boystown neighborhood.