A shooting has been reported at Mattoon High School in Coles County, Illinois. One person is reported to be in custody and at least one person is to have been wounded.
Heavy.com Video Contributor, Marcus DiPaola, takes the streets of Chicago covering the constant shootings occurring in the middle of the night.
Brendt Christensen, a Ph.D. researcher, is accused of kidnapping missing University of Illinois scholar Yingying Zhang, who is now believed dead.
Takiya Holmes was an 11-year-old girl shot in Chicago over the weekend. Antwan Jones was charged with her murder.
Illinois Senator Mark Kirk apologized to Tammy Duckworth for a racist heritage remark he made about her mixed-race heritage in a debate.
A woman identified as Jessica Lynn Sanders was caught on video using the n-word and spitting on a woman and her husband at the Margarita Festival in Chicago.