Chicago’s murder mayhem is declining, police said. Chicago ended the month of May down four murders from May 2012, an eight percent decrease, according to Director of News Affairs Adam Collins. Read »
Sen. Mark Kirk's vote on the background check bill validates my vote for Senator Kirk. Read »
In Congress' first gun votes since the Newtown, Conn., nightmare, the Senate Judiciary Committee voted Thursday to toughen federal penalties against illegal firearms purchases, even as senators signaled that... Read »
More than 500 teens are expected to submit their proposals and brainstorm with Chicago officials Saturday afternoon, including Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel. Read »
The mother of 15-year-old Hadiya Pendleton will be a guest of First Lady Michelle Obama during Tuesday night's State of the Union, White House aides told NBC News Monday. Read »
President Barack Obama will travel to Chicago Friday to talk about strengthening the U.S. economy as well as city gun violence. Read »
If you stop reading and commenting on Joe Walsh's latest outrageous statement, we'll stop writing about him, and he'll disappear into the obscurity he deserves. Read »
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