A mausoleum where eight Chicago Catholic leaders are interred was briefly opened to the public to mark the 25th anniversary of the death of Cardinal Joseph Bernardin.
Last year, 79 Chicago police officers were shot, or shot at, while on duty.
Reverend Al Sharpton is demanding justice for a Chicago man who was fatally shot in Tennessee.
A first of its kind career academy in the western suburbs is training individuals who are often forgotten in the workforce. Nearly two-thirds of adults with disabilities are unemployed, but they want to work.