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2014-11-05 16:28:31

Corboy & Demetrio is sponsoring a horse in the Chicago Police Memorial Foundation's Horses of Honor program to raise money for families of fallen officers. CHICAGO, Nov.

2014-05-05 12:32:41

FREDERICK, Md., May 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Securitas Security Services USA is pleased to announce that The Honorable Terrance ("Terry") Gainer, former Sergeant-At-Arms in the U.S.

2013-11-15 10:26:50

A new study of gun violence in Chicago, led by Yale sociologist Andrew Papachristos, reveals that a person's social network is a key predictor in whether an individual will become a victim of gun homicide, even more so than race, age, gender, poverty, or gang affiliation.

2009-05-18 15:25:59

A Chicago police dog that ran off during a thunderstorm was found four days later by a man who recognized the animal from the news, authorities said. Canine Unit Officer Rick King, Bear the dog's handler, said the 2 1/2-year-old German shepherd was outside relieving himself during a lull in thunderstorms Wednesday night when he was spooked by a clap of thunder and jumped a fence to flee King's yard, the Chicago Tribune reported Monday. King said he barely slept while Bear was missing and...

2009-04-25 11:24:40

Evidence against Playboy model Crystal McCahill in her Chicago court case over an alleged drunken driving incident should be suppressed, her lawyer says. McCahill's attorney, whose identity was not reported, filed a motion Friday in a Richard J Daley Center courtroom to suppress evidence related to the Playboy playmate's Jan.

2008-12-19 18:51:44

Suburban Chicago police said a thief apologized as he stole money from a woman at an ATM outside of a bank. Police in Midlothian said the man, who was dressed in dark clothes, grabbed three $20 bills from the woman as she was taking them from the Harris Bank drive-through ATM, the Chicago Sun-Times reported Friday. I'm sorry, investigators quoted the man as saying to his victim during the incident last week.


Word of the Day
postliminy
  • In Roman antiquity, the return of a person who had been banished, or taken prisoner by an enemy, to his old condition and former privileges.
  • In international law, that right by virtue of which persons and things taken by an enemy in war are restored to their former status when coming again under the power of the nation to which they belonged.
The word 'postliminy' comes from a Latin word meaning 'threshold'.