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Wrongfully convicted man's barber college reopens in Chicago

May. 09, 2021 09:58 AM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — A man awarded $20 million after being wrongfully convicted of murdering an 11-year-old girl has reopened his Chicago barber college, a year after it was shuttered by the pandemic. Juan Rivera's Legacy Barber College reopened last month at a new location...

2 men held on $2M bail in Chicago man's August slaying

Mar. 29, 2021 11:38 AM EDT

WAUKEGAN, Ill. (AP) — Two suburban Chicago men are being held on $2 million bail in the August killing of man who died after being shot inside a Waukegan motel. Darius Kirby, 31, of Riverdale, and Shave Jackson-Spicer, 26, of Joliet, have been charged with first-degree...