The special prosecutor is Jussie Smollett's case met with the two Nigerian brothers who police say helped the actor stage a "hate crime" against himself.
NBC News blurred an "OK" hand gesture made by a fan during its broadcast of a Chicago Cubs baseball game – warning that it's a "white supremacist" symbol.
The Chicago Cubs organization is investigating an incident involving a fan accused of making an "offensive hand gesture that is associated with racism."
The Jussie Smollett saga continued as Fox Entertainment revealed the beleaguered actor would not be returning to hit TV show "Empire" for its sixth season.
A Chicago judge excoriated Cook County State's Attorney Kim Foxx earlier this month, accusing the prosecutor of giving special treatment to Jussie Smollett.
Jussie Smollett's brother claimed that the actor is still struggling to sleep because of "post trauma" related to being the supposed victim of a hate crime.
Video emerged Monday of a man pulling out his firearm to defend himself from two attackers near Chicago's "Magnificent Mile."
Chicago Mayor-elect Lori Lightfoot told CBS 2 Friday she plans to stay out of the legal battle currently being waged between Smollett and the City.
The City of Chicago will sue Jussie Smollett after the actor, and alleged hate-crime hoaxer, failed to pay the $130,000 the city demanded last week.
Police officers from the Chicago area gathered at a Thursday press conference to demand the resignation of State's Attorney Kim Foxx.