Executions in United States at 20-year low: report
Amid growing concerns about how executions are carried out in the United States, the number of prison inmates being put to death fell to a 20-year low in 2014, the Death Penalty Information Center said in a report issued on Thursday.
'Interview' pulled after threat; U.S. says North Korea behind Sony hack
Many movies have faced protests and pickets over the years, yet the new Seth Rogen-James Franco comedy ?The Interview? was deemed to be so potentially dangerous that Sony Pictures Entertainment canceled its wide Christmas Day release Wednesday after the nation's top theatrical...
CHICAGO (AP) ? Montel James scored 13 points and grabbed six rebounds in Loyola of Chicago’s 83-44 rout of Abilene Christian on Wednesday night. Devon Turk added another 13 points for the Ramblers (7-2). Earl […]
Jury finds Chicago couple guilty in grant scam case with ties to Obama friend Whitaker
A federal jury Wednesday found a Chicago couple guilty on all counts in a state grant scam trial that featured testimony about power, money and sex and saw a high-profile ruling that one of President Barack Obama's golfing buddies was a hostile witness.