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Crime Reports Don’t Reflect Violent Crime Near 6 Chicago Universities

Crime Reports Don’t Reflect Violent Crime Near 6 Chicago Universities

On a Friday night in December of 2014, Mutahir Rauf was walking with his brother near Loyola University when two men walked up, showed a gun and tried to rob him. The 23-year-old, who was studying at Loyola...

Police Search for Missing Suburban Father

Police Search for Missing Suburban Father

Police are searching for a missing suburban father of two who has missing since Monday morning.

Chicago Police Arrest Gang Members Involved in Fake Ticket Scam

Chicago Police Arrest Gang Members Involved in Fake Ticket Scam

Chicago Police say they have arrested eight gang members who operated a widespread ticket scam that lasted more than a decade and yielded thousands of dollars that went toward crime in the city.

Black Lives Matter Activist Kills Himself at Ohio Statehouse

Black Lives Matter Activist Kills Himself at Ohio Statehouse

A man who killed himself on the steps of the Statehouse was an activist on issues of social justice who also worked with young people and the Black Lives Matter movement, according to a newspaper.

Bernie Sanders, Donald Trump Winners in N.H.

Bernie Sanders, Donald Trump Winners in N.H.

Republican Donald Trump and Democrat Bernie Sanders rode a wave of voter frustration with American politics to commanding victories in Tuesday's New Hampshire primaries, adding crucial credibility to their...

Moderate Views Helped Kasich Nab Second

Moderate Views Helped Kasich Nab Second

There is room, after all, for moderates in this presidential race. Ohio Gov. John Kasich's moderate views and positive message helped him gather enough votes to emerge as the second place finisher Tuesday in...