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  • Chicago pols react to Jason Van Dyke's 6 3/4-year sentence in fatal shooting of 17-year-old Laquan McDonald

    The city’s leading political figures quickly released statements in response Friday to a Cook County judge sentencing former Chicago police Officer Jason Van Dyke to 6¾ years in prison for the fatal shooting of Laquan McDonald. Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Chicago police Superintendent Eddie Johnson
  • Rhetoric Bourbon Week: Rhetoric 23-Year-Old and 24-Year-Old

    The fourth entry in a series of increasingly ancient bourbons.
  • 13-year-old to be sentenced in murder of 11-year-old brother in Streetsboro

    STREETSBORO, Ohio – A 13-year-old charged with aggravated murder in the shooting death of his 11-year-old brother will be sentenced Tuesday in Portage County court. Investigators said Caleb Lishing died after he was shot in the back by his brother, 13-year-old Elijah Lishing, at a home on Alden Drive in Streetsboro in April 2018. Investigators said the shooting was a “premeditated act.” Streetsboro police say the 13-year-old broke into his grandfather’s gun closet to steal a handgun and shot his...
  • 12-year-old boy arrested in death of 92-year-old woman

    CRESWELL, Ore. — A 12-year-old Oregon boy is being held in juvenile detention on suspicion of killing a 92-year-old woman. The Register Guard reports that Emma Burnell was found dead in her Creswell home on Monday afternoon after someone called authorities to report an injured person at her address. Jason Davis, a Lane County Health

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