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NYC's first African-American mayor, David Dinkins, dies at 93

NYC's first African-American mayor, David Dinkins, dies at 93

1 month ago   |   WGN TV   |   3 articles

NEW YORK - David Dinkins, who broke barriers as New York City's first African-American mayor, but was doomed to a single term by a soaring murder rate, stubborn unemployment...
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Khabib Nurmagomedov rubs it in after Conor McGregor's UFC 257 knockout loss

Khabib Nurmagomedov rubs it in after Conor McGregor's UFC 257 knockout loss

There is no love lost between Khabib Nurmagomedov and Conor McGregor. That's been well documented. Even after McGregor suffered the first knockout loss of his professional MMA... Read more ...

Washington Monument closes due to COVID-19 pandemic

Washington Monument closes due to COVID-19 pandemic

The Washington Monument will close in a bid to help stem the tide of the COVID-19 pandemic, the National Parks Service said. The 555-foot marble obelisk tower, the construction... Read more ...

Newspaper: President Trump pressured DOJ to file case with Supreme Court to...

Newspaper: President Trump pressured DOJ to file case with Supreme Court to overturn election results

Former President Donald Trump pushed the Department of Justice to directly ask the Supreme Court to invalidate President Joe Biden's election win, people familiar with the... Read more ...

Week ahead: 3 stories to watch

Week ahead: 3 stories to watch

Next week will have been one year after a deadly helicopter crash claimed nine lives and 35 years after the space shuttle Challenger explosion claimed seven lives. Read more ...

Florida teen gets 45 years for killing mother in fight over grades

Florida teen gets 45 years for killing mother in fight over grades

In a remarkable moment during his sentencing hearing, the judge allowed Ramos' 84-year-old grandmother to see his face close-up for the first time since he was jailed. Read more ...

With COVID-19 variant positives, Michigan pauses athletics

With COVID-19 variant positives, Michigan pauses athletics

ANN ARBOR, Mich. - The entire University of Michigan athletic department is pausing after several positive tests for the new COVID-19 variant that transmits at a higher rate. Read more ...

UFC 257 results: Michael Chandler knocks out Dan Hooker in first, puts...

UFC 257 results: Michael Chandler knocks out Dan Hooker in first, puts lightweights on notice

Much was made leading up to Michael Chandler 's UFC debut - and when the time finally came, he delivered. The former long-time Bellator lightweight champion, Chandler sent a... Read more ...

One of 22 workers trapped in China gold mine rescued

One of 22 workers trapped in China gold mine rescued

Rescuers in China on Sunday lifted to the surface one of 22 workers trapped for two weeks after an explosion in a northern gold mine, state media reported. Reports said the... Read more ...

Legendary talk show host Larry King dead at 87

Legendary talk show host Larry King dead at 87

Longtime talk show host Larry King has died in Los Angeles. He was 87. Read more ...

Davis scores season-high 37 as Lakers beat Bulls 101-90

Davis scores season-high 37 as Lakers beat Bulls 101-90

CHICAGO - Anthony Davis scored a season-high 37 points against his hometown team, LeBron James added 17 points and 11 rebounds and the Los Angeles Lakers beat the Chicago Bulls... Read more ...