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Mothers Of Children Killed By Gun Violence Balance Grief And Advocacy

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 03.29.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- At any other time her name would likely be forgotten as just another of the estimated eight mothers a day in the U.S. who lose a child t...

Suspects In Hadiya Pendleton Murder Make Their Plea

AP | MICHAEL TARM | Posted 05.28.2013 | Chicago

CHICAGO -- Two men pleaded not guilty Thursday – one to 141 counts of first-degree murder – in the shooting death of a 15-year-old Chicago...

2 Men Charged With Killing 15-Year-Old Obama Inaugural Performer

AP | DON BABWIN | Posted 04.13.2013 | Chicago

CHICAGO — Two Chicago gang members charged Monday in the death of a 15-year-old honor student mistook her and her friends for members of a rival...

Michelle Obama To Slain Teen's Friends: 'Stay Strong'

Posted 02.11.2013 | Chicago

Story by Kyla Gardner, courtesy DNAinfo Chicago: WASHINGTON HEIGHTS — First lady Michelle Obama told young friends of slain teen Hadiya Pendleton...

Hundreds Pack South Side Church To Mourn Slain Teen

AP | SARA BURNETT and JASON KEYSER | Posted 04.11.2013 | Chicago

CHICAGO — Hundreds of mourners and dignitaries including first lady Michelle Obama packed the funeral Saturday for a Chicago honor student whose...

Police Still Seeking Tips In Hadiya Pendleton's Slaying

AP | DON BABWIN | Posted 04.06.2013 | Chicago

CHICAGO — Chicago police say they've been inundated with tips about the death of a 15-year-old girl who had just returned from performing at Pre...

Teen Who Performed At Inaugural Events Fatally Shot

AP | DON BABWIN | Posted 04.01.2013 | Chicago

CHICAGO -- A 15-year-old girl who had performed in President Barack Obama's inauguration festivities is the latest face on the ever-increasing homicid...