He was known as The "Professor", a known Latin King. A street artist & poet in the Uptown community of Chicago. His artwork can be seen behind him. Here he's at Winthrop and Ainslie in 1976. Photographed by Bob Rehak.
5:00 AM PDT 6/29/2017 by Meena Jang “He’s sort of a season behind us. He’s stealing from last season,” joked the showrunner of the president. Out of all of the headline-making moments from President Donald Trump’s first 100 days in the White House,...
I think this graphic puts gang violence in Chicago into perspective. 419 murders occurred in the city versus the 259 murders of US soldiers in Afghanistan from the war. Chicago needs to put more emphasis on gang violence prevention in order for these numbers to go down.
vintage everyday: 32 Chicago Gang Calling Cards from the 1970s and ’80s
"CBSN: On Assignment" spent the last week in Chicago, to witness deadly violence in the city from inside. Adriana Diaz explains what it was like covering the story. The look inside Chicago gangs will air as part of the new primetime summer series launching July 31 at 10 p.m. ET/PT on the CBS Television Network and on CBSN.
Frank "The Enforcer" Nitti Organized Crime Figure. The number 2 man for famed gangster Al Capone, he was born about 1883 in Italy. He started as a barber, but became involved in the Chicago gang started by Capone when he was asked to fence some stolen jewelry.