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Monique Williams was readying her mother Ella Mae Rutledge's funeral service at the Leak and Sons Funeral Home in the South Side. But when she arrived to approve the body for visitation, Williams realized the woman looked nothing like her mother.

Spike Lee’s upcoming Chiraq is highly anticipated, and to whet our appetites, the first film trailer has been released. Based off the Greek play Lysistrata by Aristophanes, Chiraq follows Lysistrata (played by Survivor’s Remorse‘s Teyonah Parris), who gets a band of women together to withhold sex from their men after a child is murdered in Chicago. In true Spike fashion, […]

Pryor had won Mario Tricoci's "Mario, Make Me a Model" contest just over a month before her untimely death.

Grandfather says 6-year-old "doesn't even remember" fatally shooting 3-year-old sibling http://t.co/G44LWyMrMu pic.twitter.com/hZm6aFs4jn — Chicago Tribune (@chicagotribune) October 19, 2015 A six-year-old boy shot and killed his three-year-old brother in Chicago Saturday night after their father, Michael Santiago, showed the older son where the firearm was stashed on top of the refrigerator. Police spokesman Anthony Guglielmi […]

Lil Bibby posted a photo earlier today, showing that he received his high school diploma, and is a high school graduate.

The Chicago Police Department has launched an investigation on one of its own after video of a white officer making comments about slain Ferguson teen…

We’re giving God all the praise and glory this morning! Listen to the First Church of Deliverance in Chicago “He’s Been Good to Me” in…

Travis Scott is well-known for putting on a good show but sometimes, things can get out of hand. The 23-year-old Houston rapper was arrested yesterday after…

Spike Lee changed his plans to premiere his upcoming movie, Chi-Raq, at Cannes Film Festival next year. Instead, we’ll get to see the film in theaters…

Chicago rapper Chief Keef will perform in concert by hologram to help the family of the one-year-old child, Dillan Harris, who was killed over the weekend in…

NewsOne’s Top 5 takes a quick look at the stories trending on NewsOne.com that you are talking about. Amari Brown: 7-Year-Old Chicago Boy Shot, Killed…