2 in Seattle, San Francisco face anti-Asian hate charges

By Daisy Nguyen | Associated Press SAN FRANCISCO — Prosecutors in Seattle and San Francisco have charged men with hate crimes in separate incidents that authorities say targeted people of Asian descent amid a wave of high-profile and sometimes deadly violence against Asian Americans since the pandemic began. Hundreds of protesters took to the streets […]

31-year-old man injured in South Side shooting

CHICAGO — A 31-year-old man is in critical condition following a shooting in Chicago’s Auburn Gresham neighborhood Saturday evening, according to police. Police said the man stated he was traveling in a car during a funeral procession in the 7600 block of South Ashland Avenue when he heard shots and felt pain. The man then […]

17-year-old boy injured in West Side shooting

CHICAGO — A 17-year-old boy was injured in a shooting in Chicago’s Humboldt Park neighborhood Saturday afternoon, according to police. Police said the boy was walking down the street in the 3300 block of West Ohio Street at approximately 4:30 p.m. when an unknown car drove by and an occupant opened fire towards a group […]