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Chicago Summer Camp Teaches End to Violence

At least 10 people were shot dead and dozens were wounded during the U.S. Independence Day weekend in the major city of Chicago. As children around the country increasingly are victims of shooting rampages, one summer camp in Chicago is offering a program that teaches school kids how to avoid violence. The program started Monday at 120 churches and community centers in Chicago and will run through mid-August. A 7-year-old boy was among those killed Saturday night while celebrating the...

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