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Narcotic Bust Takes 35 Pounds of Cocaine and Heroin Off Chicago’s Streets

Narcotic Bust Takes 35 Pounds of Cocaine and Heroin Off Chicago’s Streets

Seventeen individuals were charged for distributing or attempting to distribute narcotics in Chicago, according to an announcement on Thursday, May 27, 2021. The charges stem from a multi-year narcotics investigation called “Operation Tragic Blow” run by joint federal and local drug trafficking officials. The multi-agency narcotics probe began in 2018 and included officers and agents […]

Jeff Bezos’ Amazon Buys MGM Adding Over 20,000 New Titles on Prime Video

Jeff Bezos’ Amazon Buys MGM Adding Over 20,000 New Titles on Prime Video

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos is excited about the company’s acquisition of Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM). The past couple of weeks, rumors surfaced of the company’s move to acquire one of the most iconic studios in Hollywood, and today, May 26, 2021, the announcement came about an agreement between the two companies. The value of the agreement is […]

First Female Samoan Leader in Sworn in Despite Parliament Locking Her Out

First Female Samoan Leader in Sworn in Despite Parliament Locking Her Out

Samoa held its elections six weeks ago, making way for the island nation to have its first female prime minister, Fiame Naomi Mata’afa. However, Incumbent Prime Minister Tuilaepa Sailele Malielegaoi’s refusal to concede set off weeks of political chaos ensued, leading to the events that took place on Monday, May 24, 2021. The resulting events […]

Little Village Food Pantry Helps the Community Bounce Back

Little Village Food Pantry Helps the Community Bounce Back

The Amor de Dios food pantry in Little Village, run by Pastor Ramiro Rodriguez, positively connects to those in the community. It has also been a source of fulfillment and assurance during these unprecedented times and, as of today, May 24, 2021, continues that mission. A couple of months ago, a teenage boy, Adam Toledo, […]

2021 Billboard Music Awards Delivers Amazing Performances

2021 Billboard Music Awards Delivers Amazing Performances

This year’s top musical artists were announced this past weekend, as the Billboard Music Awards streamed live, Sunday, May 23, 2021, from the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles. Nick Jonas hosted this year’s show, which featured amazing performances from many artists. Categories included but were not limited to, Top Artist, Top New Artist, Top Male […]