Police: 7-year-old boy shot in Wicker Park

CHICAGO — A young child was shot Wednesday night in Wicker Park while sitting in a parked car with his mother, according to police. Police said a 29-year-old woman was sitting in a parked car with her 7-year-old son in the back seat when an unknown woman approached the car on the driver side door. […]

Appeals court upholds Texas law to ban abortion procedure

By KEVIN McGILL Associated Press NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A federal appeals court in New Orleans has upheld a Texas law outlawing a commonly used second-trimester abortion procedure. A federal judge had blocked the ban on the procedure known as dilation and extraction. The 2017 law in question has never been enforced. It prohibits the […]

Police: Young boy shot in Wicker Park

CHICAGO — A young child was shot Wednesday night in Wicker Park while sitting in a parked car with his mother, according to police. Police said a 29-year-old woman was sitting in a parked car with her 7-year-old son in the back seat when an unknown woman approached the car on the driver side door. […]

Interview With Hip Hop Artist 3azy Kane

Hi 3azy Kane! How are you? Whats going on How You? Where are you from?  I’m from West Philly. What is your greatest inspiration for your music?  I would say Tupac and Kendrick Lamar, I studied them a lot. What are 3 words that describe your music? Witty, fast and braggadocios. What is the hardest […]

Man dies in Oakland’s 79th homicide of year

OAKLAND — A 33-year-old Oakland man hospitalized after an injury shooting died, becoming the city’s 79th homicide victim of the year. Around 4:45 a.m. Wednesday, police responded to the 2800 block of MacArthur Boulevard for a reported shooting and found a man suffering from several gunshot wounds to his back. The man was taken to a […]

COVID: Biden to require vaccines for nursing home staff

By Zeke Miller | Associated Press WASHINGTON — President Joe Biden on Wednesday announced that his administration will require that nursing home staff be vaccinated against COVID-19 as a condition for those facilities to continue receiving federal Medicare and Medicaid funding. Biden unveiled the new policy Wednesday afternoon in a White House address as the […]