India’s Vaccine Makers Are Pandemic Profiteers, Not Humanitarians

In April, a deadly Covid-19 surge overtook India as the country’s overflowing hospitals and crematoria made global headlines. While new daily cases are now reportedly in decline, the overall death toll continues to rise — estimated to exceed official figures …

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2 kids among 5 hospitalized after South Shore fire

CHICAGO — Two children were among five people hospitalized after a fire in a South Shore apartment building.

Chicago fire officials said a fire broke out on the six floor of the building on the 7700 block of South Shore …

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Champ, President Biden’s beloved 13-year-old German Shepard, dies

Champ, President Joe Biden’s beloved German Shepard died peacefully at his home. (White House)

WASHINGTON — The beloved dog of the president and first lady has died.

President Joe Biden posted on Twitter Saturday that the family’s 13-year-old German Shepard, …

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Chicagoans celebrate first Juneteenth as official federal holiday

CHICAGO — Saturday marks the first official Juneteenth as a federal holiday and Chicagoans are celebrating and honoring the day, that commemorates the end of slavery in the United States, throughout the city.

Gov. JB Pritzker on Wednesday signed a …

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