Chicago Nears Another Bloody Milestone: 600 Homicides

SOURCE: NBC Chicago is close to reaching another deadly milestone as the city nears 600 homicides for the year so far. According to the Chicago Tribune, a double-fatal shooting over the weekend lifted the number of homicides in the city to…

Weekend toll in Chicago: 31 people shot, 2 fatally

SOURCE: CHICAGO TRIBUNE Patrons of a late-night restaurant in Greektown witnessed some of the first bursts of the weekend’s violence as eight men and women punched each other, wrestled on the floor and threw chairs across the room. One person…

Chicago Weekend: 9 Dead, 22 Shot

Chicago’s weekend toll: 64-year-old teacher hit by stray bullet, young mom slain in front of home Madeline BuckleyContact ReporterChicago Tribune 64-year-old teacher killed by a stray bullet. A young mother slain on the front steps of her home. A grade…

Football – Understanding a Complicated Phenomenon in Our Culture

Terry Crews has a unique perspective on professional and college football in the United States. He is someone who played pro and college football, and he has gone on to do much more in life. The video below is worth…

Trend in Youth Sports – The Decline of Football

Football’s decline has some high schools disbanding teams SOURCE:ASSOCIATED PRESS ELLICOTT CITY, Md. (AP) — On a cool and rainy afternoon during the first week of classes at Centennial High School in this well-to-do Baltimore suburb, about 50 members of…