Sacheen Littlefeather, activist who declined Marlon Brando’s Oscar, dies Sacheen Littlefeather, activist who declined Marlon Brando’s Oscar, dies

Sacheen Littlefeather, the actor and activist who declined Marlon Brando’s 1973 Academy Award for “The Godfather” on his behalf in an indelible protest of Hollywood’s portrayal of Native Americans, has died. She was 75.

yesterday, 17:43
Man accused of stabbing a woman 11 times in a Naperville hotel room being held without bond Man accused of stabbing a woman 11 times in a Naperville hotel room being held without bond

A Chicago man charged with attempted murder after allegedly stabbing a woman multiple times in the hotel room where he was staying has been denied bond.

yesterday, 17:26
Chicago homicides in 2022: 519 people have been slain. Here’s how that compares with previous years. Chicago homicides in 2022: 519 people have been slain. Here’s how that compares with previous years.

Maps and charts showing where and when homicides took place in the city during 2022, with race, sex and age of the victims.

yesterday, 16:50
Lake County candidates skipping League of Women Voters forums: ‘We consider this a real problem’ Lake County candidates skipping League of Women Voters forums: ‘We consider this a real problem’

For an array of reasons, political candidates in Lake County and beyond are shunning the League of Women Voters this fall.

yesterday, 16:18
California suffering through driest three years ever recorded, with no relief in sight California suffering through driest three years ever recorded, with no relief in sight

Residents are conserving water at a commendable pace, but officials say much uncertainty remains as warmer and drier conditions await.

yesterday, 23:43
Gas in Los Angeles County hits record high of $6.467 a gallon Gas in Los Angeles County hits record high of $6.467 a gallon

California has seen the steepest gas price increase in the U.S. in the past week, up 59 cents to an average of $6.38 a gallon, according to AAA.

yesterday, 21:17
Ask Hollywood, and 'all Black people do' is 'protest.' This new doc rejects that Ask Hollywood, and 'all Black people do' is 'protest.' This new doc rejects that

In 'Making Black America,' Henry Louis Gates Jr. celebrates Black joy and resilience through history, from the American revolution to Black Twitter.

yesterday, 22:12
Report finds U.S. Soccer, NWSL failed to protect players from sexual and verbal abuse Report finds U.S. Soccer, NWSL failed to protect players from sexual and verbal abuse

An investigation led by former Atty. Gen. Sally Q. Yates finds widespread sexual and verbal harassment of women throughout NWSL and U.S. Soccer.

yesterday, 22:29
California high school football team forfeits season after players staged 'slave auction' California high school football team forfeits season after players staged 'slave auction'

Officials said a video shows students from a Yuba City, Calif., high school pointing and yelling dollar amounts at Black students in their underwear.

yesterday, 23:25
Blinken kicks off effort to court leftist Latin American leaders on swing through Colombia Blinken kicks off effort to court leftist Latin American leaders on swing through Colombia

Secretary of State Antony J. Blinken began his South American mission in Bogota, Colombia, before he heads to Santiago, Chile, and Lima, Peru.

yesterday, 21:40