CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago police say a 9-year boy fatally shot this week was "lured" from a nearby park and shot dead because of his father's alleged gang ties.
theGRIO REPORT - Anita Shaw says her son was murdered by a gang member who was an illegal immigrant from Mexico, and it was her experience and the much-talked about murder of Kathryn Steinle that convinced her that Donald Trump was right about immigration.
theGRIO REPORT - The mother of an inmate at a Georgia correctional facility was shocked when she discovered that her son was in a disturbing viral image after he had been beaten and had something leashed around his neck.
theGRIO REPORT - Last February, Keith Williams – also known as Chucky Blood – pleaded guilty to trafficking of minors, and was recently sentenced to 22 years in prison.
theGRIO REPORT - Chicago teacher Betty Howard was shot and killed Thursday evening, becoming an innocent victim caught in gang crossfire...
NBC News - Fifteen-year-old Dontadrian Bruce was suspended from his school for unknowingly holding up a gang sign in a school photograph, raising the question of whether a 'zero tolerance' rule should apply.
NBC Chicago - Family and friends gathered Sunday night to celebrate what would have been the 16th birthday of Hadiya Pendleton, who was fatally shot in January...