The release of a video showing a white officer shooting a black teenager 16 times has brought calls for further investigation and action on racial issues.

November 25 2015 6:46 PM

Protesters in Chicago saw a speech by Jenner as an insult to trans people who aren't white or wealthy.

November 12 2015 9:54 PM

U.S. Rep. Dan Lipinski's cosponsorship of a bill to protect marriage equality opponents from discrimination penalities is 'an attack on our families,' Chad Griffin says.

October 19 2015 4:46 PM

The attorney for the disgraced former speaker of the House confirms a deal to avoid a trial that would almost certainly include allegations he had a gay relationship with a student he coached.

October 16 2015 4:20 AM

Frank Elliott pleaded guilty to hiring an arsonist to torch the bar he owned, in a fire made to look like a hate crime.

August 05 2015 9:35 PM

The two were wed in Chicago at Montrose Harbor in an afternoon ceremony.

July 22 2015 10:18 AM

A time-lapse video compresses 24 hours of Sunday's festivities, including the after party, from a camera high atop North Halstead Street.

July 01 2015 10:50 AM

A woman comes forward to accuse former Speaker of the House Dennis Hastert as 'the one who was abusing' her brother in high school.

June 05 2015 9:29 PM

The first federally approved monument on federal land to honor LGBT vets was dedicated Sunday at the national cemetery outside Chicago.

May 26 2015 4:09 PM

The Chicago resident worked for LGBT rights for 50 years, making an impact on the state, local, and national levels.

May 19 2015 7:00 AM