Jerry Kruase, the Chicago Bulls GM who put together the Michael Jordan championship teams, died at age 77. He was married to Thelma Krause.
Takiya Holmes was an 11-year-old girl shot in Chicago over the weekend. Antwan Jones was charged with her murder.
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.
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.
Protests erupted outside Trump Tower in New York City and Chicago the day after Donald Trump was elected president. See videos and photos. People streamed on Facebook Live.
A stranger has started a fundraising site that has raised more than $300,000 on Go Fund Me for Fidencio Sanchez, an elderly paleta vendor in Chicago.