Two charged in slaying of Chicago honor student

Authorities say they`ve filed murder charges against two gang members in the death of a 15-year-old honor student who was fatally shot last month near the Chicago home of President Barack Obama.

Teen performer at Obama’s inauguration shot dead

A 15-year-old girl who had performed in US President Barack Obama`s inauguration festivities is the latest face on the ever-increasing homicide toll in Chicago.