Mayor Emanuel Offers Thoughts And Prayers For ManchesterMayor Emanuel has offered thoughts and prayers to the city of Manchester.
Chicago Activist Gets 18 Months For Hiding Israel Bombing ConvictionA Palestinian immigrant who hid an Israeli terrorism conviction from U.S. authorities when she moved to the Chicago suburbs in the 1990s has been sentenced to 18 months in federal prison and will likely be deported to Jordan upon her release.
BLOG: Why The Media Isn't Covering The NAACP ExplosionConsidering the current state of racial relations in America, it doesn't take a hardened veteran of the media to look at the bombing outside of the NAACP offices in Colorado Springs and say, This story deserves our attention...
Suburban Woman To Go To Trial For Lying About Israeli Bombing ConvictionRasmieh Yousef Odeh of Evergreen Park turned down a plea agreement last week in Detroit federal court and fired her attorney. Her new lawyer, Michael Deutsch, has made a career of representing political activists.
White Supremacist Serial Killer Executed In MissouriJoseph Paul Franklin, a white supremacist who targeted blacks and Jews in a cross-country killing spree from 1977 to 1980, was put to death Wednesday in Missouri, the state's first execution in nearly three years.
Suburban Woman Faces Immigration Charges For Israel Bombing A suburban Chicago woman of Palestinian descent was arrested Tuesday on immigration charges for allegedly lying about her conviction for a deadly bombing in Israel in 1969.
87-Year Old Mobster To Be Sentenced In Bombing PlotAn 87-year-old organized crime figure will be sentenced this morning for his conviction in the bombing of a video poker company.
'Large Guy' Convicted In Chicago Mob TrialJurors in Chicago have convicted a reputed mobster and four members of his alleged crew for orchestrating the bombing of a video gaming company's offices.