A white police officer who has been passed over for chief of police in University Park is suing the village for racial discrimination, reports WBBM’s Nancy Harty.
Daniel Murphy has applied to be chief three times in the 23 years … Read the rest
NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg says he is “deeply saddened” after the US military bombed an Afghan hospital, killing 12 aid workers and seven patients.
Medicins Sans Frontieres (MSF) frantically phoned NATO and Washington as bombs rained down on its … Read the rest
According to The Gateway Pundit and Conservative Treehouse, CNN altered a photo of Chris Harper-Mercer, the Oregon shooter, to make him look white.
“On the left is the selfie Christopher Mercer uploaded to his social media,” the Conservative Treehouse reports. … Read the rest
The elected leader of Britain’s Labor Party, believes 9/11 was an inside job.
In an article for Labour Briefing in 1991, Jeremy Corbyn wrote, “We now know that the Gulf War was a curtain-raiser for the New World Order […] … Read the rest
Get ready. This is going to be an interesting year at the Oscars.
The movies that are getting into position for Best Picture nominations are not “Driving Miss Daisy” material.
One of the leading candidates is “Spotlight,” Tom McCarthy’s exciting … Read the rest
For the first time, NASA has confirmed the existence of liquid water on the surface of Mars, according to new research announced Monday. The finding stems from data and analysis by NASA’s Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter.
The Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter (MRO) … Read the rest
Pope Francis is more than head of the Catholic Church — he’s also the head of state of the Vatican, which as a government has possibly the most restrictive immigration and citizenship policies of any nation in the world.
The … Read the rest
Muslims are the fastest growing bloc of immigrants, according to new census data published by the US Center for Immigration Studies.
The report, which analyzes data from American Community Survey (ACS), finds that the foreign-born population in the US hit … Read the rest
Donald Trump brought his Texas-sized swagger to a Texas-sized rally of 15,000 people, declaring here on Monday night, “We are really killing it. We are killing it.”
As his lead in many national and early-state polls continues to grow, Trump … Read the rest
A notorious al Qaeda magazine is encouraging lone-wolf terrorist attacks on U.S. economic leaders, including Bill Gates, Michael Bloomberg and Warren Buffett.
The list in Inspire magazine also included industrialist brothers Charles and David Koch, internet entrepreneur Larry Ellison, and … Read the rest
Michael Derrick Hudson of Indiana used the pen name Yi-Fen Chou after his poem was repeatedly rejected under his real name
A white man whose poem was published Tuesday under a Chinese-sounding pseudonym in The Best American Poetry anthology has … Read the rest
The city of Baltimore will pay Freddie Gray’s family a $6.4 million settlement for his April arrest and death. If approved, the payout will be larger than all combined police misconduct settlements by the Maryland jurisdiction over the past several … Read the rest
A British Airways jet has caught fire at Las Vegas airport, sending smoke billowing into the air, after suffering what the pilot described as a “catastrophic failure” of the left engine.
The plane – a Boeing 777 heading from the … Read the rest