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2 homicides among overnight violence in Chicago early Sunday

One year ago   |   By Chicago Tribune

Four people were shot in Chicago on Sunday, including two people who died from their injuries, Chicago police said. The first shooting on Sunday happened about 2 a.m. in the 1900 block of South Springfield Avenue in Lawndale, police said. More than one gunman came up on foot and opened fire on...
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Senate confirms President Biden's 1st Cabinet pick

Senate confirms President Biden's 1st Cabinet pick

In a first vote, the Senate confirmed President Joe Biden's nominee for Director of National Intelligence, Avril Haines. Read more ...

Military helicopter crash kills 3 in training exercise in NY

Military helicopter crash kills 3 in training exercise in NY

Three National Guard members on a routine training flight were killed Wednesday when their helicopter crashed in a western New York town, an official said. Read more ...

Here are the winning numbers for Wednesday's $731 million Powerball prize

Here are the winning numbers for Wednesday's $731 million Powerball prize

That's a lot of cash! Read more ...

Inauguration sows doubt among QAnon conspiracy theorists

Inauguration sows doubt among QAnon conspiracy theorists

QAnon conspiracy theorists grappled with anger, confusion and disappointment Wednesday as President Biden was sworn into office. Read more ...

Immediately following inauguration, former VP Pence heads home to Indiana

Immediately following inauguration, former VP Pence heads home to Indiana

Mike Pence's run as vice president came to an end as Kamala Harris, under President Joe Biden, took the reigns. Read more ...

World hopes for renewed cooperation under new US president

World hopes for renewed cooperation under new US president

Leaders across the world noted their thoughts on what's ahead given the new administration. Read more ...

Lady Gaga, Jennifer Lopez and Garth Brooks perform at the inauguration

Lady Gaga, Jennifer Lopez and Garth Brooks perform at the inauguration

The three performances honored the newly-inaugurated 46th president and vice president of the United States, Joe Biden and Kamala Harris. Read more ...

‘The Hill We Climb': Amanda Gorman's Inauguration Poem Has Captivated...

‘The Hill We Climb': Amanda Gorman's Inauguration Poem Has Captivated America. Read It Here

Amanda Gorman , the nation's first youth poet laureate, captivated the hearts of Americans and likely anyone else who was listening to her deliver the Inauguration poem on... Read more ...

Biden sworn in as 46th US president

Biden sworn in as 46th US president

Joe Biden took the oath of office at noon Wednesday to become the 46th president of the United States, taking the helm of a deeply divided nation and inheriting a confluence of... Read more ...

VP Harris swears in new senators, giving Democrats control of Congress

VP Harris swears in new senators, giving Democrats control of Congress

WASHINGTON - Vice President Kamala Harris on Wednesday swore in three Democratic senators, including her replacement and two new Georgia Democrats, wresting away control of the... Read more ...