Stories by Richard Requena
Rapper Earl Simmons was open about his personal battle with drug addiction — what can we learn from his story and addiction itself?
Earl Simmons, better known as DMX, passed away last week at age 50
Illinois joins more than 30 states to expand eligibility for adults over the age of 16
The festival celebrates its 37th film festival virtually, with a few drive-in options for screenings.
Last week, Chicago Police shot and killed 13-year-old Adam Toledo in what officials have described as a “armed confrontation.”
The Chicago Cubs take on the Pittsburgh Pirates for opening day with a limited number of fans in attendance.
Chicago and other parts of the country are seeing what could be another surge in COVID-19.
Suburban schools serving low-income communities saw a larger drop in attendance than wealthier communities.
Mushroom’s are “nature’s greatest chemists,” according to the CEO of Mycocycle, an organization that uses mushrooms to recycle waste.
The Puerto Rican Self-Determination Act could give Puerto Ricans the choice to vote for statehood or independence, among other options.