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Mass looting in Chicago: Over 100 arrested, 13 police officers injured during unrest; travel restrictions imposed
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Mass looting in Chicago: Over 100 arrested, 13 police officers injured during unrest; travel restrictions imposed

Chicago mayor Lori Lightfoot condemned the violence on Monday, calling on justice officials to hold the individuals responsible for the damage accountable

Jussie Smollett's lawsuit against city of Chicago alleging malicious prosecution dismissed by US federal judge
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Jussie Smollett's lawsuit against city of Chicago alleging malicious prosecution dismissed by US federal judge

A US federal judge dismissed a lawsuit brought by former Empire actor Jussie Smollett who accused the city of Chicago of malicious prosecution in concluding that his claim to having been the victim of a racist and homophobic beating was a hoax.

Jussie Smollett pleads not guilty to restored felony charges of staging racist, homophobic attack in Chicago
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Jussie Smollett pleads not guilty to restored felony charges of staging racist, homophobic attack in Chicago

Former Empire actor Jussie Smollett pleaded not guilty on 24 February to restored charges that accuse him of staging a racist, homophobic attack against himself last year in Chicago and falsely reporting to police that the phony attack was real.

Jussie Smollett faces charges on six felony counts of disorderly conduct, lying to police in Chicago
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Jussie Smollett faces charges on six felony counts of disorderly conduct, lying to police in Chicago

Jussie Smollett was indicted Tuesday for a second time on charges of lying to police about a racist and anti-gay attack he allegedly staged on himself

Chicago shooting: 13 wounded after being shot at during memorial gathering held for slain person, four victims critical
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Chicago shooting: 13 wounded after being shot at during memorial gathering held for slain person, four victims critical

One person has been charged in connection with a shooting early Sunday at a house party that left 13 people wounded, four of them critically, Chicago police said

Chicago waitress placed on leave by employer after Eric Trump claims she spit in his face
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Chicago waitress placed on leave by employer after Eric Trump claims she spit in his face

Authorities took the woman into custody, but the president’s son decided not to press charges, the Trump Organization told the Tribune.

Days after Jussie Smollett's exit, Fox cancels Empire; show to wrap up after season 6
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Days after Jussie Smollett's exit, Fox cancels Empire; show to wrap up after season 6

Fox is hitting the reset button for the 2019-20 season by canceling eight shows and adding 10 new ones; among the ones cancelled are Empire and Stars

Jussie Smollett will not return to season 6 of Empire, announces Fox Entertainment
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Jussie Smollett will not return to season 6 of Empire, announces Fox Entertainment

Fox Entertainment on 30 April said that Jussie Smollett will not return to his series Empire next season in the wake of allegations by Chicago officials the actor lied about a racially motivated attack.

Ellen Page on Jussie Smollett investigation: Must not lose sight of violence faced by LGBTQ community everyday
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Ellen Page on Jussie Smollett investigation: Must not lose sight of violence faced by LGBTQ community everyday

Ellen Page opened up about the developments in the Jussie Smollett investigation in a guest column for The Hollywood Reporter.

One dead, three injured as gunman opens fire at Chicago's Mercy Hospital; eyewitnesses say attacker was shooting indiscriminately
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One dead, three injured as gunman opens fire at Chicago's Mercy Hospital; eyewitnesses say attacker was shooting indiscriminately

A gunman opened fire on Monday at a Chicago hospital, wounding at least four people, including a police officer and a hospital employee, authorities said. According to Chicago police, the officer shot by the gunman succumbed to injuries.

Las Vegas shooting: Gunman Stephen Paddock booked Chicago hotel during Lollapalooza music festival in August
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Las Vegas shooting: Gunman Stephen Paddock booked Chicago hotel during Lollapalooza music festival in August

The gunman who carried out the worst mass shooting in recent US history in Las Vegas had booked a Chicago hotel overlooking the Lollapalooza music festival in August

Victim of gang rape on Facebook Live has been relocated to a 'safe place'
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Victim of gang rape on Facebook Live has been relocated to a 'safe place'

After the video of the attack was published on Facebook, the authorities offered relocation services to the victim and her family as they started receiving threats and were being harassed.

Chicago police officers involved in Black teen's killing 'relieved of their powers'
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Chicago police officers involved in Black teen's killing 'relieved of their powers'

Chicago police superintendent Eddie Johnson relieved a third officer of his police powers on Saturday, following the death of a suspect after autopsy results showed the 18-year-old died of a gunshot wound to the back

Chicago police chief fired amid tension over Laquan McDonald shooting
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Chicago police chief fired amid tension over Laquan McDonald shooting

Chicago's police chief Garry McCarthy was fired, a week after tensions flared up over the release of a video showing shooting of a black teenager by a white police officer