The Obamas fight back tears at their emotional farewell, and many in the country share their feelings Across the U.S.A. The Obamas fight back tears at their emotional farewell, and many in the country share their feelings 7:50am, January 11
GoFundMe set up for Chicago Facebook Live torture victim has already raised over $120,000 Rare News GoFundMe set up for Chicago Facebook Live torture victim has already raised over $120,000 Nicole Moschella, Rare Staff 3:25pm, January 8
Montel Williams gets real and shares more thoughts about the Facebook Live torturers and the “serious crime” they committed Rare News Montel Williams gets real and shares more thoughts about the Facebook Live torturers and the “serious crime” they committed Melissa Gotleib, Rare Staff 1:34pm, January 8
A livid Whoopi Goldberg compared the Chicago hate crime felons to a racist mass murderer Rare News A livid Whoopi Goldberg compared the Chicago hate crime felons to a racist mass murderer Matt Naham, Rare Staff 3:12pm, January 6
President Obama spoke about racism after watching the chilling Chicago torture video The media President Obama spoke about racism after watching the chilling Chicago torture video Zuri Davis, Rare Staff 9:20pm, January 5
An MSNBC news correspondent is not impressed with the “kids” in the Chicago torture video The media An MSNBC news correspondent is not impressed with the “kids” in the Chicago torture video Zuri Davis, Rare Staff 8:12pm, January 5
A Democratic strategist doesn’t think that the Chicago torture incident was a hate crime The media A Democratic strategist doesn’t think that the Chicago torture incident was a hate crime Zuri Davis, Rare Staff 4:57pm, January 5
Don Lemon disputes the Facebook Live torture video was “evil,” says this instead The media Don Lemon disputes the Facebook Live torture video was “evil,” says this instead Matt Naham, Rare Staff 4:37pm, January 5
Chicago police officially announce the charges against the Facebook Live torturers — here’s what we know Rare News Chicago police officially announce the charges against the Facebook Live torturers — here’s what we know Melissa Gotleib, Rare Staff 4:17pm, January 5
Montel Williams dropped the hammer on the Facebook Live torturers just charged with a hate crime Rare News Montel Williams dropped the hammer on the Facebook Live torturers just charged with a hate crime Matt Naham, Rare Staff 3:02pm, January 5
Newt Gingrich thinks the reaction to the Chicago torture video would be different if one factor was changed The media Newt Gingrich thinks the reaction to the Chicago torture video would be different if one factor was changed Zuri Davis, Rare Staff 10:56am, January 5
Chicago police are reluctant to call the videotaped torture of a white man by four black suspects a “hate crime” Caught on video Chicago police are reluctant to call the videotaped torture of a white man by four black suspects a “hate crime” Frank Luna, Rare Contributor 10:25am, January 5
Graphic Facebook Live video depicting a young man being tortured leads to the arrests of four people What's wrong with people Graphic Facebook Live video depicting a young man being tortured leads to the arrests of four people Carlin Becker, Rare Staff 9:06pm, January 4
This Chicago pastor thinks that President Obama “could have done more” for his city The media This Chicago pastor thinks that President Obama “could have done more” for his city Zuri Davis, Rare Staff 12:47pm, January 4
Here’s why this Chicago rapper agrees with Donald Trump’s tweet about the murder rate in Chicago The media Here’s why this Chicago rapper agrees with Donald Trump’s tweet about the murder rate in Chicago Zuri Davis, Rare Staff 7:45pm, January 2
President Obama will travel to his hometown this month to deliver his farewell speech to the nation Rare News President Obama will travel to his hometown this month to deliver his farewell speech to the nation Melissa Gotleib, Rare Staff 1:03pm, January 2
Chicago just posted a jaw-dropping homicide count for 2016 Crime and punishment Chicago just posted a jaw-dropping homicide count for 2016 Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 1:46am, January 2
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Montel Williams dropped the hammer on the Facebook Live torturers just charged with a hate crime Rare News Montel Williams dropped the hammer on the Facebook Live torturers just charged with a hate crime Matt Naham, Rare Staff 3:02pm, January 5
Chicago police officially announce the charges against the Facebook Live torturers — here’s what we know Rare News Chicago police officially announce the charges against the Facebook Live torturers — here’s what we know Melissa Gotleib, Rare Staff 4:17pm, January 5
You’ll be screaming too after you see this snake inch closer and closer to a terrified news anchor’s face Caught on video You’ll be screaming too after you see this snake inch closer and closer to a terrified news anchor’s face Melissa Gotleib, Rare Staff 1:30pm, October 14
A man was charged with killing a crying toddler in the most horrifying way Across the U.S.A. A man was charged with killing a crying toddler in the most horrifying way 8:31am, November 18
The cast of “Hamilton” was mid-performance when a Trump supporter interrupted with loud profanities Across the U.S.A. The cast of “Hamilton” was mid-performance when a Trump supporter interrupted with loud profanities Hélène Vincent, Rare Staff 12:36pm, November 20
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Their nighttime drive took an incredible turn after they spotted this horrifying sight on the train tracks Caught on video Their nighttime drive took an incredible turn after they spotted this horrifying sight on the train tracks Melissa Gotleib, Rare Staff 3:50pm, July 25
Robin Williams’ widow Susan honors their 5th anniversary with a heartfelt speech to our troops Rare People Robin Williams’ widow Susan honors their 5th anniversary with a heartfelt speech to our troops Nicole Moschella, Rare Staff 11:10am, October 24
Bill Murray sings “Take Me Out to the Ball Game” at the World Series and does it as Daffy Duck Rare Humor Bill Murray sings “Take Me Out to the Ball Game” at the World Series and does it as Daffy Duck Stephen Fasulo, Staff 12:56pm, October 29
These food truck regulations are onerous, unfair, and outright stupid Regulation nation These food truck regulations are onerous, unfair, and outright stupid Bonnie Kristian, Rare Contributor 10:46am, October 31
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With passengers on board and ready for take off, an American Airlines plane caught fire in Chicago Across the U.S.A. With passengers on board and ready for take off, an American Airlines plane caught fire in Chicago Hélène Vincent, Rare Staff 4:26pm, October 28
Willie Nelson and friends prepare to celebrate quite the momentous anniversary Rare Country Willie Nelson and friends prepare to celebrate quite the momentous anniversary Tricia Despres, Country Editor 11:25am, July 30
Watch the awful moment a man opened fire at a passing car, only to find out his friends were inside Caught on video Watch the awful moment a man opened fire at a passing car, only to find out his friends were inside Melissa Gotleib, Rare Staff 7:28pm, October 17
Chicago cop who was severely beaten by a suspect didn’t use her gun for fear of backlash Across the U.S.A. Chicago cop who was severely beaten by a suspect didn’t use her gun for fear of backlash Hélène Vincent, Rare Staff 9:35am, October 7
Muslim Americans put up a billboard to tell ISIS just what they think of the terror group Across the U.S.A. Muslim Americans put up a billboard to tell ISIS just what they think of the terror group Douglas Barclay, Rare Staff 2:04pm, August 5
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A 4-year-old boy so malnourished that he looked 9 months old was found dead in a filthy home What's wrong with people A 4-year-old boy so malnourished that he looked 9 months old was found dead in a filthy home Matt Naham, Rare Staff 12:27pm, August 5