The Independent

Four Illinois counties to vote on secession from Chicago. What if they succeed?

Four Illinois counties to vote on secession from Chicago. What if they succeed?

May 16, 2020

Shelby County, Ill., voted Thursday to include a question on the November ballot examining whether the La...

“It’s not a hoax”; Illinois officials warn of second wave as state reports record death toll

May 13, 2020

Over the past 24 hours, Illinois state health officials reported 192 deaths and 1, 677 new cases of ...

FACT CHECK: Did the CDC reduce its COVID-19 death count?

FACT CHECK: Did the CDC reduce its COVID-19 death count?

May 7, 2020

The Claim: Posts circulating on social media contend that the Center for Disease Control and Prevent...

NEIU provides update regarding Spring 2020 Commencement

NEIU provides update regarding Spring 2020 Commencement

March 31, 2020

On March 20, Northeastern Illinois University notified students via email that the commencement ceremonie...

The Coronavirus COVID-19 illustrated, rotating. | By Maximilian Schönherr

Illinois state officials confirm 673 new coronavirus cases, bringing total to 2,538

March 26, 2020

Over the last 24 hours, 673 new cases of coronavirus COVID-19 have been confirmed in Illinois, raising...

Gov. Pritzker issues 'stay-at-home' order effective Saturday

Gov. Pritzker issues ‘stay-at-home’ order effective Saturday

March 20, 2020

Amid growing concern surrounding the coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic, Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker announced...

BREAKING: Joe Biden projected to win Illinois Democratic primary

BREAKING: Joe Biden projected to win Illinois Democratic primary

March 17, 2020

Update 10:07 p.m.: Joe Biden is the projected winner of Arizona, according to NBC. Biden cruised to a rel...

The Coronavirus COVID-19 illustrated, rotating. | By Maximilian Schönherr

All bars, restaurants closed to dine-in customers in Illinois amid coronavirus

March 15, 2020

Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker announced Sunday that all restaurants and bars will be closed to dine-in...

Jacob Carruthers Center for Inner City Studies

One CCICS Student’s Experience

January 22, 2019

I was starting a serious journey in my life; yet, it didn't feel like it. During high school, I was l...

Photo by The MCA Chicago| Eva and Franco Mattes’ My Generation, 2010. Video is 13 minutes and 18 seconds displayed in a
broken computer with loudspeakers. The exhibit “I Was Raised on the Internet” is available for
viewing at the Museum of Contemporary Art (MCA) through Oct. 14. The MCA is located at 220 E
Chicago Ave.

‘I was raised on the internet’ reflects on the effects the internet has on today’s society

October 9, 2018

Our world as we know it is dominated by the World Wide Web. The lives of many people in the 21st cent...

Forward 150 Prioritization Committees ask for NEIU Feedback

Nicole F. Anderson, News and Co-Managing Editor

May 16, 2018

The Forward 150 Program Prioritization committees and tasks forces met to discuss the upcoming deadlines and timeline on April 26 2018. This program was proposed by former Interim President Richard Helldobler in an effort to prepare NEIU for the Illinois budget deficit and academic funding. Earlier this month, the Steering Committee r...

Usher's herpes “Confessions”

Usher’s herpes “Confessions”

July 25, 2017

Picture this: you’re getting hot and heavy with a partner you really like; you’re both ready to get the bal...

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