Posts Tagged ‘Chicago’

Chicago shooting: 13 people shot at party on South Side [PHOTOS]

A number of people were shot early on Sunday at a house on Chicago’s South Side, police said. The Chicago Police Department confirmed on Sunday morning that 13 people had been shot, with the incident unfolding at three different locations. There are as yet no fatalities. Four are in critical condition in hospital, the rest […]

HRM @OoniAdimulaIfe to attend Yoruba Cultural Festival in Chicago

The Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi, has agreed to be the royal father during the maiden edition of the Yoruba Cultural Heritage Festival taking place in Chicago, United States of America in September. The Yoruba Cultural Ambassador, Chief Lekan Alabi, said this during his visit to the Ooni’s Palace in Ile Ife on Saturday. […]

Barack Obama Dismissed from Jury Duty

Former US president Barack Obama answered a jury summons Wednesday but was dismissed soon after arriving at a Chicago courthouse to perform the civic duty asked of all Americans. As a prospective juror, Obama joined fellow citizens at Cook County’s Daley Center courthouse, all waiting to see if they would be chosen to serve on […]

Michael Jordan Testifies in $10 Million Brand Case

Basketball superstar turned billionaire pitchman Michael Jordan took the stand in federal court on Tuesday to testify in his lawsuit seeking millions from a grocery chain that used his name and jersey number in an ad, without permission. Jordan claims he should be paid $10 million, which he says is fair market value for a […]