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Serving New Masters: Black Pastors Endorse Jesus Garcia In Chicago Mayor’s...

AFRICANGLOBE - In another blow to the campaign of Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel, a group of African American ministers and faith leaders gave a full-throated endorsement of Cook County Commissioner Jesus "Chuy" Garcia. The group was lead by the Reverend Jesse Jackson Sr., the head of the Rainbow PUSH Coalition.

First Lady, Family and Friends Pay Tribute to Hadiya Pendleton

AFRICANGLOBE - More than a thousand people gathered to mourn as 15-year-old Hadiya Pendleton was laid to rest this weekend. The Chicago native was shot and killed Jan. 29 at a park near her high school. First lady Michelle Obama, Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn were among those in attendance for Saturday’s ceremony at Greater Harvest Baptist Church.