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52 Black ex-franchisees sue McDonald’s for racial discrimination

The 52 plaintiffs are seeking compensation of USD 4 million to USD 5 million per store, according to the lawsuit

01 Sep 2020 5:54 PM

Another world-record broken! Brigid Kosgei becomes fastest woman in Chicago Marathon

Kosgei's run came a little more than 24 hours after fellow Kenyan Eliud Kipchoge became the first man to cover 26.2 miles within two hours.

14 Oct 2019 9:31 AM

Watch: SUV drives through Chicago-area mall, leaves shoppers panicked

Despite the danger and chaos, police said no one was hurt.

21 Sep 2019 4:05 PM

2,000 Fetal remains found at abortion doctor's home days after he dies

Klopfer, who died September 3, was a longtime doctor at an abortion clinic in South Bend, Indiana.

15 Sep 2019 12:47 PM

Chicago bar waitress ‘spits’ on Trump’s son, sent on leave

Eric Trump was at a business dinner at Aviary, a high-end bar on the West Side of Chicago.

27 Jun 2019 4:59 PM

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Chicago sworns in first black woman as mayor; big reforms planned

She spoke about curtailing some powers of city council members for corruption and structural changes to reduce gun violence.

21 May 2019 11:12 AM

Youtube celeb gets 10 years jail for child pornography in US

YouTube musical celebrity was sentenced in a Chicago courtroom to 10 years in prison for making girls to produce sexually explicit videos.

04 May 2019 10:03 AM

Panel to review approval of new Boeing 737 Max flight controls

A team of experts will begin reviewing how the Boeing 737 Max's flight control system was approved by US Federal Aviation Administration.

20 Apr 2019 11:45 AM

Panel to review approval of Boeing 737 Max flight controls

Pilots at US airlines complained that they didn't even know about MCAS until after the October crash.

20 Apr 2019 10:55 AM

Historical win for black, gay woman as Chicago mayor

Lori Lightfoot achieved the victory by assuring the voters of a city government cleanup and reduce economic inequality.

03 Apr 2019 4:33 PM

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US airlines to send teams to review Boeing 737 MAX upgrade

The three US airlines that own Boeing Co’s 737 MAX are meeting the US manufacturer this weekend to review a software upgrade.

23 Mar 2019 12:21 PM

Boeing's safety analysis of 737 MAX flight control had crucial flaws: Report

The FAA referred to previous statements about the certification process stating it has followed standard certification process.

18 Mar 2019 9:55 AM

Indian-Americans hold protests outside Pakistani, Chinese consulates in Chicago

Indian-Americans urged the Chinese Consulate in Chicago that Beijing should 'stop sheltering and supporting hard line extremist terrorists'.

23 Feb 2019 12:44 PM

Gunman kills five in mass shooting at US manufacturing facility

Five people were killed and multiple police officers shot on Friday when a gunman opened fire in an industrial area in Chicago.

16 Feb 2019 10:32 AM

Snow wallops US Midwest as it braces for extreme cold

More than 1,000 flights were canceled at two airports in Chicago, a major regional hub and America's third largest city.

30 Jan 2019 10:57 AM

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2 officers die after being struck by train: Chicago police

‘It just highlights again how dangerous this job can be.’ says Police Superintendent Johnson

18 Dec 2018 5:43 PM

2 employees, cop, gunman dead after shootout at Chicago's Mercy Hospital

It was not immediately clear if attacker took his own life or was killed by police at Mercy Hospital, police said.

20 Nov 2018 8:33 AM

In a first, 2 Muslim women elected to US Congress

Both Ilhan Omar and Rashida Tlaib are Democrats from Midwest and outspoken advocates of minority communities.

07 Nov 2018 12:18 PM

US cop sacked for killing black man in apartment she thought was hers

The shooting sparked protests and became emblematic of the racially-charged police brutality controversies that blight US.

25 Sep 2018 12:56 PM

Golfer killed by homeless US man who wanted to 'rape and kill’

Celia Barquin Arozamena's body was discovered Monday morning by staff at Goldwater Golf Links in the city of Ames.

19 Sep 2018 2:09 PM

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