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175 of Occupy Chicago protesters have been arrested last night in a downtown plaza where they had set up tents and sleeping bags

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...g huge profits while average Americans have had no relief from high unemployment and job insecurity. The Occupy protesters also believe the richest 1% of Americans do not pay their fair share in taxes and want a more equitable economic system. Occupy Chicago group had protested outside the Fed building for 23 days prior to relocating on Saturday. Related search articles:new virus in chicago une...

16 protesters were arrested in Chicago for misdemeanor trespassing at the Hyatt Regency protest, where a Mortgage Bankers Association conference was held

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27 protesters were arrested during three Occupy movement demonstrations on Tuesday in Chicago and Washington D.C. A total of 21 economic protesters were arrested for trespassing in Illinois on Tuesday as the Occupy Wall Street movement continued to spread across US major cities. Last night, five women aged between 55 and 80, from the Action Now group, were arrested in Chicago for taking rubbish f...

Birmingham was the first city, after London, where rioting has erupted in, with store windows being smashed and shops being looted

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His cancer was in a stage that did not benefit from liver transplant, but Walter Payton spent his final months as an advocate for organ transplants.

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...ped build the rich tradition of our organization. Nothing will change our feelings for a man we have the deepest respect for and miss having around Halas Hall to this day,” said The Chicago Bears. “There’s something important about learning that even the greatest among us have their burdens. Whether you’re a Hall of Fame running back or a guy moving cement, we all have issues. No one lives up to t...

“Occupy Boston” demonstrators camping outside the Federal Reserve building

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...y. It resulted in 24 arrests. President Barack Obama’s old stomping ground has been gripped by the “Occupy” movement as well. A group of activists have gathered in front of the Federal Reserve Bank Chicago as part of a rally to protest against poverty and unemployment in the U.S. Chicago The Chicago sit-in began on September 23 with a march from Willis Tower to the bank, the Chicago Tribune...

Concert-goers at Orchestra Hall in Chicago were all stunned Thursday because of two men who were fist fighting in one of the boxes during a Brahms preformance

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Concert-goers at Orchestra Hall in Chicago were all stunned Thursday because of two men who were fist fighting in one of the boxes during a Brahms preformance. Maestro Riccardo Muti was nearly through the second movement of Brahms Symphony No. 2 at the normally staid Chicago Symphony Orchestra when the two patrons went at it. The Chicago Sun-Times reported Saturday that the fight began when a man...

American blues guitarist and leading figure in the Chicago blues scene Magic Slim has died at the age of 75

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American blues guitarist and leading figure in the Chicago blues scene Magic Slim has died at the age of 75. Magic Slim had more than 30 albums to his credit since releasing his debut, Born On a Bad Sign, in 1977. “There’s probably not another bluesman who had quite the repertoire that Slim had,” said his manager, Martin Salzman. Magic Slim died in hospital in Philadelphia where...

Newlyweds Tim and Beth Alberts left the church in the city centre on Saturday after exchanging their vows and found themselves in the middle of a mass demonstration

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...r mouth open aghast at the sight of the anti-capitalist activists, a furious Beth Alberts was caught on video telling the wedding party: “Let’s get out of here.” Newlyweds Tim and Beth Alberts left the church in the city centre on Saturday after exchanging their vows and found themselves in the middle of a mass demonstration Both Chicago residents, Tim Alberts is a law clerk at Brady, Conno...

Mega Millions jackpot rocketed to $636 million, the second-largest in US history

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...43 states. The current American jackpot record is $656 million – that was split between three winners in 2012. If no winner is picked in Tuesday evening’s Mega Millions draw, the total could hit $1 billion by Friday. Mega Millions jackpot rocketed to $636 million, the second-largest in US history The jackpot was previously estimated at $586 million, but on Tuesday lottery officials i...

Today police and safety investigators inspected the Saturday night's tragedy site at the Indiana State Fairgrounds, where the stage collapsed

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...ing crew member, who had been working up in the rigging when the collapse happened, was crushed when the rigging came down.   [googlead tip="vertical_mare" aliniat="dreapta"] Saturday night, about 9 p.m., after the opening act at the Hoosier Lottery Grandstand had finished, but before Sugarland performance, an announcer told the attendees of approaching severe weather. But officials held off...

Chicago teachers strike began when talks broke down over issues including pay and teacher evaluation

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Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel has announced he will seek a court order to end a strike by thousands of teachers, as their walkout goes into a second week. The strike, affecting 350,000 students, began when talks broke down over issues including pay and teacher evaluation. The teachers’ union had reached an outline deal on ending their action but delegates unexpectedly voted to continue discuss...

Kanye West blamed Chicago Bulls for ending Michael Jordan’s career

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In a new song, Kanye West blamed Chicago Bulls for ending Michael Jordan’s career. At his Yeezus concert in Chicago’s United Center this week, Kanye West added in a special tribute to the NBA star, harping on his main point: “We should’ve never ever let Michael Jordan play for the Wizards.” After retiring in 1999, Michael Jordan returned to the league a year later as part...

John Kelly could be ruined after his friends and family exposed his racist Facebook rant against Whiney Houston

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...e has many black friends. “I didn’t even realize I put it in until after I sent it,” John Kelly told the Chicago Sun-Times. John Kelly said his Facebook page is restricted to friends and family only and a black former player’s mother saw the comment and re-posted it on her Facebook page and on the league’s page. “I don’t need this drama in my life. It’s going to affect me hugely, and my business,”...

Roger Ebert's widow, Chaz

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Film critic Roger Ebert, who died last week at the age of 70, has been laid to rest in his native Chicago. “He didn’t just dominate his profession, he defined it,” said Mayor Rahm Emanuel to mourners at Holy Name Cathedral on Monday. Roger Ebert, who wrote reviews at the Chicago Sun-Times for 40 years, died of cancer on April 4. “Roger spent a lot of time sitting through b...

Ongoing problems with the latest version of SimCity led Amazon to briefly stop selling the game

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Ongoing problems with the latest version of SimCity led Amazon to briefly stop selling the game. Amazon stopped sales late on March 7 as players reported continued problems with the city building title. The latest version of SimCity was launched on March 5 and, like many current games, demand players stay online as they play. EA has also taken steps to fix login delays by turning off some feature...

New York Lottery officials cut Marvin Martinez a check for the winning ticket he found raking leaves last November in the wake of Superstorm Sandy

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Marvin Rosales Martinez, the man who stumbled upon an orphaned $1 million lottery ticket a month after Hurricane Sandy, has finally been awarded the prize money. New York Lottery officials cut 27-year-old Marvin Martinez a check Friday for the winning ticket he found raking leaves last November in the wake of Superstorm Sandy. New York Lottery officials cut Marvin Martinez a check for the winnin...

Jerry Kajfasz of Lancaster won a $10 million jackpot from a $20 scratch-off ticket he purchased last month at a suburban Buffalo store

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A New Yorker won $10 million lottery jackpot following a convenience store clerk’s mistake. Jerry Kajfasz of Lancaster won a $10 million jackpot from a $20 scratch-off ticket he purchased last month at a suburban Buffalo store. He tells local media outlets he bought seven scratch-off tickets but the clerk nearly handed him an eighth one costing $20. Jerry Kajfasz, 53, caught the mistake and...

With a $640 million multistate lottery jackpot up for grabs, plenty of folks are fantasizing about how to spend the money

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...pay a city tax depending on the local tax rules. So count on about a third of your winnings going to the government. Q: Should I take the cash payout or annual payments? A: This is the big question, and most people think taking the lump sum is the smart move. That’s not always the case. First, spreading the payments out protects you from becoming the latest lottery winner who’s lost al...

NATO leaders are meeting in Chicago in a summit dominated by the withdrawal from Afghanistan

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...sed to promote growth alongside fiscal responsibility and insisted on the need for Greece to stay in the eurozone. US President Barack Obama said there was an “emerging consensus” that European countries must now focus on jobs and growth. The statements represented a shift away from Germany’s pro-austerity stance. More than 50 leaders are attending the NATO meeting in Chicago. Am...

Lollapalooza music festival was halted on Saturday as Chicago was hit by a powerful thunderstorm

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...lowed Red Hot Chili Peppers, Saturday’s headline act, to perform as scheduled. Australian band the Temper Trap and US rock group Alabama Shakes were among the acts whose sets were cancelled due to the interruption. Lollapalooza music festival was halted on Saturday as Chicago was hit by a powerful thunderstorm According to a statement on the Lollapalooza website, organizers “made the...

More than 130 acts have been booked to play the Lollapalooza festival on August 2-4, 2013

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...for the first time, organizers have said. Mumford and Sons, The Killers and Nine Inch Nails, part of the Chicago festival’s first line-up in 1991, will also perform, founder Perry Farrell has said. Phoenix, Thievery Corporation, Tegan and Sara, Cat Power, Lana Del Rey and Vampire Weekend are also confirmed. More than 130 acts have been booked to play the Lollapalooza festival on August 2-4,...

The FBI has reopened an investigation into the disappearance of Paul Fronczak, a newborn boy stolen from a Chicago hospital in 1964

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...a boy deemed to resemble the missing child was found abandoned outside a shop in Newark and given to the Fronczaks. The FBI has reopened an investigation into the disappearance of Paul Fronczak, a newborn boy stolen from a Chicago hospital in 1964 Earlier this year Paul Fronczak asked his parents to do DNA tests, and they revealed the case of the mistaken identity, according to KLAS-TV News. Joan...

Thirty-two people were hurt when the Chicago Transit Authority train jumped its tracks at O'Hare International Airport and hurtled up an escalator

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...plemented as result of an internal review of the crash at O’Hare. CTA officials were quoted in the Chicago Tribune as saying that the driver had worked 55 hours in the seven days preceding the incident but was off work for 18 hours prior to the shift in question. Officials say that she also admitted to over-running a station in February. CTA spokeswoman Tammy Chase was quoted by the Reuters...

Chanda Thompson and two friends were killed while they were out buying her two-year-old daughter, Nazhia, a birthday cake from "A Piece of Cake" bakery in Chicago

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Chanda Thompson and two friends were killed while they were out buying her two-year-old daughter a birthday cake from “A Piece of Cake” bakery in Chicago. Chanda Thompson, 21, was picking up her daughter’s birthday cake with two friends at a Chicago bakery early Saturday evening when a gunman approached their parked car and opened fire, according to police. The mother and her tw...

The shocking video shows two students-girls from Roger C. Sullivan High School, a Chicago public school, who were severely beating a 14-year-old classmate

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...thrown around the classroom by two sisters, who are her classmates. The fight took place in front of one of their teacher, who watched them powerless. The teacher can be seen trying to break up the fight at one point, but she was unable to help and had to rely on security guards to end it.   The shocking video shows two students-girls from Roger C. Sullivan High School, a Chicago public scho...