Demi Lovato Temporarily Leaves Rehab To Receive Specialist Care At Chicago Treatment Facility

Demi Lovato just left rehab — but fear not! It’s for what appears to be a very, very good reason. Sources with first-hand knowledge of the singer’s movements told TMZ Friday morning that the singer left her current rehab facility to fly overnight to Chicago so she can meet with a specialist who may be able to help her above […]

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One weekend, 71 shot, 11 killed: Chicago reels from gun violence

Chicago: At least 71 people were shot, including 10 fatally, over an extraordinarily violent summer weekend in Chicago, marking a chilling spasm of bloodshed for a city that has struggled with murders and shootings in recent years even as the national homicide rate hovers near historic lows. In just two hours and 48 minutes, there were 30 shooting victims, an average […]

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BAZ BAMIGBOYE: Steve McQueen takes Widows to Chicago for movie revamp 

BAZ BAMIGBOYE: Oscar-winning filmmaker Steve McQueen takes Widows to Chicago for movie revamp The Oscar-winning film-maker Steve McQueen was a 13-year-old London schoolboy when he first watched Lynda La Plante’s ground-breaking television drama Widows, about four women who take over a daring robbery set up by their recently departed husbands. McQueen, who made 12 Years A Slave, Hunger and Shame, […]

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Joel Grey On His Stage Career And Coming Out

In an interview with The Daily Beast, actor Joel Grey discussed coming out and directing a Yiddish-language version of Fiddler. Known for his roles in Cabaret and Chicago, Grey is an Oscar, Tony, and Golden Globe-winning actor in his eighty-sixth year of life, who recently came out as gay in 2015. The award-winning actor is currently directing Fiddler on the […]

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Chicago Teacher Receives $500 in Donations From Strangers on Plane

Here is your feel good story of the day. Chicago charter school teacher Kimber Bermudez was on a Southwest Airlines flight to Florida earlier this month when her seatmate asked her what she does for a living. The 27-year-old began to gush about her first graders and how much she loves her job.  Real-Life Stories That Inspired and Captivated Us […]

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Chicago West Middle Name, Kim Kardashian Daughter Full Moniker

Chicago West has a lot in common with her older siblings, North and Saint. Not only do the three children look SO much alike and share the same parents, but they also have some of the most iconic monikers in all of Hollywood. That being said, the newest addition to Kim Kardashian and Kanye West‘s family seemingly has something her […]

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Reward offered in case of dismembered Chicago woman

CHICAGO — The family of an 81-year-old Chicago woman whose body police say was found dismembered at her home is offering a $5,000 reward. Chicago’s ABC7 TV reported Friday the reward is being offered for information leading to the person responsible. The Cook County Medical Examiner’s Office has identified the woman as Thana Muhammad. Human remains were found in bins […]

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Musk chosen to build high-speed airport transit system in Chicago

A company founded by Tesla CEO Elon Musk has been selected to build a high-speed underground transportation system that will whisk passengers from downtown Chicago to O’Hare International Airport in minutes. Adam Collins, a spokesman for Mayor Rahm Emanuel, confirmed in a tweet the selection of The Boring Co. Wednesday night. Collins said the journey in electric vehicles will take […]

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Disturbing moment crying 10-year-old black boy wets himself in terror as he’s handcuffed by Chicago cops who wrongly thought he had a gun

In the video, the young boy is handcuffed and quietly sits on the hood of a police car, where he cries and wets himself from fear. The incident was caught on camera by the boy's outraged parents, who yelled at the police as they refused to take off the handcuffs. According to The Independent, police received a call telling them […]

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Man had his pit bull kill animals, posted videos online: cops

CHICAGO — A Chicago man who police say recorded videos of his pit bull attacking and killing other animals and posted the videos online has been arrested. Chicago Police tell the Chicago Tribune that 24-year-old Richard Eames was charged Wednesday with three misdemeanor counts of depiction of animal cruelty and a misdemeanor count of possession of an unsterilized or vicious […]

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