Takiya Holmes was an 11-year-old girl shot in Chicago over the weekend. Antwan Jones was charged with her murder.
Jedidiah Brown, a Chicago activist, streamed Facebook Live videos as he threatened suicide in a police standoff. Brown once stormed the stage at a Trump rally.
Chris Kennedy, a businessman and the son of the late Robert F. Kennedy, will run for Illinois Governor in 2018.
Lowell Houser, a Chicago police officer, has been charged with first-degree murder in the shooting of Jose Nieves. Houser was off duty when he shot Nieves, police say.
Brittany Herring (Brittany Covington) and Tanishia Covington are two sisters accused in the Chicago torture video Facebook Live case. See photos of them.
Chicago Police have charged four people with hate crime and several other charges in the brutal torture and kidnapping of a disabled man that was streamed live on Facebook.
Tesfaye Cooper and Jordan Hill are accused of being among suspects who tortured a special needs man on Facebook Live video while accusing him of supporting Donald Trump.
Tanishia Covington is accused of being part of a group who tortured a special needs man on Facebook Live video in Chicago, saying he was a Trump supporter.
The Brittany Herring streamed Chicago Facebook Live torture video is trending on Twitter with the hashtag #BLMKidnapping. But why is Black Lives Matter in it?
The Chicago torture video contains explicit mentions of race, but Chicago police are stopping short of calling it a hate crime – at least for now.
Chicago police – commander Kevin Duffin and Superintendent Eddie Johnson – are under fire for referring to the Facebook Live torture/kidnap video as stupidity and not immediately calling it a hate crime.
That crying mugshot supposedly of Facebook Live Chicago torture video suspect Brittany Herring (Covington)? It’s actually Brittany Shalynn Davis.
Brittany Herring posted a video on Facebook Live showing a man with special needs being tortured and beaten in Chicago. She and three others are in police custody.
A man with special needs was tied up and tortured in a Facebook Live video in Chicago, police say. In the video a person can be heard yelling slurs about Donald Trump.
Chicago murders in 2016 reached the highest number of homicides in the past 20 years and were more than Los Angeles and New York combined.