Many who supported Obama in 2008 did so because they believed that he would help black Americans. The criticism four years later is that having a black president in the White House hasn’t helped African Americans at all.
What was Chick-fil-A President Dan Cathy thinking when he thought that anyone cares about what he thinks about same-sex marriage? Whatever Cathy’s reasoning, he has a lot to learn about the separation of his business and the unnecessary preaching of his morality.
Rep. Jesse Jackson, Jr. owes his constituents a full explanation of why he hasn’t been on the job this summer.
For America’s big cities: the people who are supposed to have, need to have, and claim to have all the answers simply don’t have a clue.
Americans should want to celebrate the 4th of July and at least give some sign of wanting the celebrations that have been cut from municipalities’ budgets.
What’s summer without a soundtrack? Here are some classics to keep you groovin’ when the temperature rises.
The President’s visits often come with a hefty price tag for cities in both security costs and time misspent by police forces.
Summer’s here, and the time is right for dancing in the seats. Check out this season’s hottest outdoor concert tours.
A former Chicago commodities broker arrested in Las Vegas 32 years after vanishing from his Illinois home — and 25 years after being declared dead — says he’ll plead guilty to felony identity fraud.
An attorney for a former Chicago commodities broker found working as a bookie in Las Vegas after being declared legally dead in 1986 says his client is being offered a plea deal that could allow him to avoid jail.