A summary of the Corporation for Public Broadcasting and the National Endowment for the Humanities funded Misson US says it…
Cheerleaders at Howard University began kneeling during the national anthem since September 2016--without any drama.
Alderman Ameya Pawar has officially dropped out of the Illinois governor’s race. The 47th Ward alderman ran a solid platform…
Cook County residents are in trouble. On Tuesday, the County Board Finance Committee voted 15-1 to repeal the sweetened beverage…
It’s that time of year again, as the nominees for the 2018 American Music Awards have just been announced and it’s a round-up of the usual chart-toppers, with Drake and Bruno Mars leading the way. All you have to do is turn on the radio at any given moment and you’ll likely hear Drake and […]4 days ago
The activist's daughter got married in a beautiful Queen's ceremony.
We all love a delectable treat! Celebrate National Dessert Day on Saturday, October 14 with great deals at your favorite sweet spots. Please read all coupon details and call your local store to make sure the offer is eligible for your location. Baskin Robbins – Check out these great deals: Free scoop when you download the Baskin […]
Dozens upon dozens of Chicagoans are working tirelessly to support, protect, counsel, and ultimately save the lives of both victims and survivors of domestic violence as they face an uphill battle. In recognition of October being Domestic Violence Awareness Month, the Defender sought out local individuals who work tirelessly to provide services, resources, assistance, and […]
Life is very precious and for many of us, at one point in our lives, we are faced with serious challenges. The natural progression of life can take a sudden turn on our paths, changing our lives forever. Pediatric cancer is the leading disease-related cause of death for children in the U.S. As we recognize […]
CHICAGO — Exhale Cubs fans! If you thought getting that 108 year-old chip off your shoulder would mean less stressful October baseball then think again. It took all five games of the NLDS but the road to back-to-back World Series Championships rages on after a thrilling 9-8 Game 5 “W” over those (G)Nats from DC. […]
Chicago Bulls fans have a chance to win one pair of tickets to the opening week. Post your most memorable Chicago Bulls experience on our facebook page and the best story chosen will win tickets to see the Bulls play against the Atlanta Hawks on October 26 at the United Center. The winner of the […]