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New MLK Hospital: Delivering On a Promise

Mark Ridley-Thomas | Posted 07.17.2016 | Los Angeles
Mark Ridley-Thomas

The new Martin Luther King Jr. Community Hospital officially opened its doors to the public. It is a milestone moment and one that must be celebrated. It comes on the heels of the historic Supreme Court decision that enshrines the Affordable Care Act as the law of the land.

How to Know the Real State of the Union: By Reading the State-of-the-Village Speeches

David Murray | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
David Murray

America's mayors, in their annual state of the village speeches at local libraries, chambers of commerce and community centers, are compelled to keep it real.

Haitian Girls Happy In Chicago Suburb One Year After Devastating Earthquake

Chicago Sun-Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Dressed in pink Dora-the-Explorer playclothes and gleefully cuddling a giant teddy bear at their toy-filled Willowbrook home, 4-year-old Benciana Lewe...

DuPage County Debates Ban On New Religious Facilities

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

For months, the people of DuPage County have been in a heated debate over...zoning. Suburban zoning problems are pretty common. "His fence is in my ...

Buddhist Monk Charged With Battery After Inappropriately Touching Man In Temple

Chicago Tribune | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

A Buddhist monk from Thailand has been charged with battery after he "inappropriately" touched an adult parishioner in a meditation center in Willowbr...