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Chicago Activist Gets 18 Months For Hiding Israel Bombing Conviction

A 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.

03/12/2015

Relatives of Jordanian Air Force pilot Maaz al-Kassasbeh, who crashed in Syria with a F-16, carry posters with his portrait and a slogan reading in Arabic, 'we are all Maaz', (Credit: HALIL MAZRAAWI/AFP/Getty Images)

Cousin Of Jordanian Pilot Murdered By ISIS Planning Vigil In Bridgeview

A Jordanian American here in Chicago is the cousin of the pilot who was killed by ISIS and he says he and other Jordanians are planning a vigil and demonstration in Bridgeview on Friday evening

02/04/2015

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Suburban Woman To Go To Trial For Lying About Israeli Bombing Conviction

Rasmieh 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.

05/28/2014