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More than $160K raised for victim in Facebook Live attack

It was the viral video that drew outrage from viewers, community leaders and President Obama himself. But now, complete strangers are lending a helping hand to the victim. Reddit users and the internet have raised more than $160,000 for the mentally-challenged man abused in a Facebook Live video last week. The attorney for the 18-year-old victim said his client’s family…

Charges for Chicago Attack

Four people have been charged with hate crimes in connection with the torture of a mentally disabled man in Chicago.

Four suspects charged with a list of felonies including the most serious hate crime and aggravated assault with a weapon. The two males and two females -all African-American- gagged and tortured an 18-year-old mentally disabled  man, while yelling racial expletives at him. Video of the event was broadcasted live by one of the suspects on Facebook. Chicago police say the…

‘Not my president’

Anti-Trump protests erupt across the country

(CNN) – Almost as soon as the presidential election was called early Wednesday morning, naming Donald Trump as president-elect, people took to the streets, protesting the results. And as the sun rose and then fell again, crowds have grown larger and larger, marching in over a dozen cities across the country. In cities like Austin, Texas and Des Moines, Iowa, students…

World Series tickets aren’t cheap

Cubs-Indians ticket fares top the Superbowl, prices continue to soar

(FOX News) – Preps are underway for the historic World Series between the Chicago Cubs and Cleveland Indians As the opposing team traveled to Cleveland Hopkins International Airport Sunday night, the Indians practiced. And the fans, well, they’re just taking everything in. Tonight the seats will be filled at Progressive Field – and it’s not going to be cheap to get…