Facebook, Instagram, Twitter Among Sites Providing Voting Resources For National Voter Registration DayTuesday is National Voter Registration Day and social media sites are providing the resources you need to prepare for Election Day.
DuPage Co. Board Candidate Drops Out After Controversial TweetThe 20-year-old Afzal announced her withdrawal from the race late Sunday, saying her post was in poor taste and didn't represent the values with which she was raised.
'Chicago, You Came Through': Manny's Deli Responds To Long Lines After Social Media PleaWhen the owners of Manny's Deli put out a plea on social media, the response was overwhelming.
Lightfoot On Trump's Letter: 'You Utterly Failed To Lead In This Crisis'"You utterly failed to lead in this crisis."
Trump, Pritzker, Lightfoot Spar On Twitter When President Criticizes 'Lack Of Leadership'President Donald Trump picked a fight over violence in Chicago with Gov. JB Pritzker and Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot Friday night.
Mayor Lori Lightfoot Blasts 'Clearly Racist' Tweet By Chicago Teachers Union Showing Her As Scooby-Doo Villain"If that kind of tweet, which is clearly racist, had been put forward by a right-wing group, we would rightly be denouncing them, and I think our scorn should be no less because it was put out by the CTU," the mayor said.
COVID-19 Concerns? Chicago Launches 'The Doctor Is In' Taking Facebook, Twitter Questions“I know this has been a very confusing and disconcerting time for many people, so I’m excited to able to interact directly with them and answer their questions."
Twitter Shares Jump On Rise In User Numbers, RevenueThe company averaged 152 million daily users during the last three months of the year, up from 145 million during the previous quarter.
Bears' Twitter Account Hacked; Announces New Owners And Trade Of Khalil MackThe team's official Twitter account was hacked Sunday morning by a group calling itself OurMine.
Illinois Writer With Disabilities, Melissa Blake, Shuts Down Internet Trolls With Message: ‘You’re Not Going To Get The Best Of MeFive years after GamerGate brought global attention to the scourge of harassment towards women in male-dominated industries, an Illinois writer with a genetic disorder tweeted multiple selfies in defiant response to YouTube commenters who made derogatory and hateful comments about her looks.
Cruz Fires Back At Mayor Lightfoot, Correlates High Murder Rates With Aggressive Gun Control Laws In ChicagoA war of words between Mayor Lori Lightfoot and U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) continued on Twitter Tuesday – with Cruz firing back and insisting that the pro-gun rights policy he favors would be a better idea for Chicago.
Lightfoot Slams Trump After Department Of Labor Proposes 'Religious Exemption' In Hiring For ContractorsMayor Lori Lightfoot slammed President Donald Trump on Twitter Wednesday, after the U.S. Department of Labor proposed a rule that would allow federal contractors an exemption in which they could make “employment decisions” based on their religious convictions.
Lightfoot Slams Ivanka Trump Over 'Nonsense Tweet' With Incorrect Information About Chicago ViolenceMayor Lori Lightfoot fired back Tuesday after Ivanka Trump issued a factually incorrect tweet about gun violence this weekend in Chicago.
Like Baltimore, Chicago's African Americans Have Been Trump TargetDonald Trump's attacks on an African American congressman's district in Baltimore mirror comments he allegedly made to his former personal attorney about Chicago.
YouTube Updates Hate Speech Guidelines To Prohibit VideosYouTube is updating its hate speech policies to prohibit videos with white supremacist and neo-Nazi content.