Led by Larry Hoover, the Gangster Disciples controlled large portions of the city's South and West sides during the 1970s and 1980s
Emmett Till and his mother Mamie Till-Mobley are posthumously being honored with a Congressional Gold Medal.
Texas Gov. Greg Abbott pointed to gun violence in Chicago to deflect responsibility for the Uvalde school shooting in his own state.
Former first lady Michelle Obama announced the Obama Presidential Center Museum will harbor an exhibit inspired by her mother Marian Robinson.
The Chicago home where revolutionary activist Fred Hampton spent his childhood years has received landmark status.
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