A suburban Chicago police officer has been sacked after shooting a black couple inside a vehicle, killing a 19-year-old man and wounding his girlfriend.
R Kelly’s attorney has demanded the singer be released from jail after he was allegedly attacked behind bars by another inmate.
Scottish universities should consider accepting every applicant to stave off ‘absolute crisis’ for young people
Universities in Scotland should consider accepting every young person who applied for a place this year to stave off a crisis "incomparably worse" than the financial crash, a leading economist has argued.
More than 100 people have been arrested in Chicago following a night of looting and unrest that left 13 police officers injured, authorities said.
Kim Kardashian West has shared new photos of her daughter Chicago to mark the toddler’s second birthday.
A US judge has refused to dismiss Chicago’s lawsuit against former Empire actor Jussie Smollett.
Kim Kardashian West shared the first picture with her four children – and joked the shot was “almost impossible”.
Singer R Kelly has been arrested on charges including child pornography and enticement of a minor, the US Attorney’s office said.
Kim Kardashian West has shared a new picture of her two-month-old son Psalm.
Chicago police have released hundreds of files from the investigation into Jussie Smollett’s claim he was attacked by two men – including video footage of the Empire actor wearing a thin white rope wrapped around his neck.
Singer R Kelly pleaded not guilty to 11 additional sex-related charges when he appeared in court in Chicago on Thursday.
Singer R Kelly is expected to plead not guilty to 11 new sex-related charges when he appears in court in Chicago.
The city of Chicago has released two 911 calls made after Empire actor Jussie Smollett claimed he was the victim of a racist, homophobic attack.
New documents on the Jussie Smollett case show that prosecutors told Chicago police detectives that a possible deal with the Empire actor was in the works a month before charges against him were dropped.
Kim Kardashian West and her husband, musician Kanye West, appear to have named their new child Psalm.
Kim Kardashian West dedicated a sweet post to Kanye West ahead of their fifth wedding anniversary.
Kim Kardashian West and husband Kanye West have welcomed their fourth child, a son, via surrogate.
Jussie Smollett’s brother has defended the Empire actor, and asked: “What if he is telling the truth?”
The city of Chicago has filed a lawsuit against Jussie Smollett in a bid to recoup the costs of investigating a racist, anti-gay attack that authorities say was orchestrated by the Empire actor as a publicity stunt.
A lawyer for Jussie Smollett has written a letter warning that if Chicago sues the TV star for the cost of the investigation into his claim that he was attacked, he will demand sworn evidence from mayor Rahm Emanuel, the police chief and others.
The city of Chicago plans to sue Jussie Smollett to recoup the costs of investigating an alleged attack on the actor.
Donald Trump has called the Jussie Smollett case an “embarrassment” to the US days after all charges were dropped against the actor.
Jussie Smollett’s lawyer has accused authorities of “continuing their campaign” against the actor despite prosecutors dropping all charges against him.
R Kelly is set to be released from jail after the child support he owes was paid.
A judge has set a $100,000 (£77,000) bond for Empire actor Jussie Smollett, who is accused of staging an attack against himself in Chicago last month.
Empire actor Jussie Smollett has been charged with filing a false police report after alleging he had been the victim of a racist and homophobic attack, authorities have said.
Chicago police say “the trajectory of the investigation” into the reported attack on Jussie Smollett has shifted and they want to conduct another interview with the Empire actor.
Chicago police have released two Nigerian brothers who had been arrested earlier in the week on suspicion of assaulting Empire actor Jussie Smollett.
Kim Kardashian West has shared new pictures from daughter Chicago’s Alice In Wonderland-themed birthday party.
Empire creator Lee Daniels has said “America is better than that” after the show’s star was injured in a potential hate crime.