Tag: Chicago

Chicago police investigate the June 4 shooting death of 11-year-old Jechon Anderson. (AP Photo: Tyler LaRiviere via Chicago Sun-Times)

More than 70 Shot, 11 Fatally, over Weekend in Gun-Controlled Chicago

More than 70 people were shot, 11 fatally, over the weekend in gun-controlled Chicago. On August 5, 2018, Breitbart News reported that at least 40 were shot during the early hours of Sunday morning. There were four fatalities during that time period.

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Watch: Good Samaritans Save Toddlers Dangling from Apartment Window

A few Good Samaritans made a heart-stopping rescue Tuesday when they saved two toddlers dangling from a Chicago apartment window, according to a video released Friday. Denise Ochoa and her cousin Jennifer Salgado witnessed the two children dangling more than

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Anti-Gun Protesters Shut Down Major Chicago Highway

Thousands of anti-gun protesters shut down lanes of a major Chicago highway to pressure lawmakers to enact gun control measures to address the increase in violent deaths in the city.

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Court Limits Sanctuary City Funding Order to Chicago

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit Tuesday temporarily limited the scope of an injunction forcing the Justice Department to keep dispersing funds to so-called “sanctuary” jurisdictions to just the City of Chicago.