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Thursday, May 10, 2018 at 02:10 AM CDT

Data Points to Disparity in Asylum Approvals Nationwide

Data Points to Disparity in Asylum Approvals Nationwide

Years of data from immigration courts around the United States and compiled by the Transactional Records Access Clearinghouse (TRAC) at Syracuse University show that whether or not a person seeking asylum is...

Wednesday, May 9, 2018 at 08:25 PM CDT

Roger Stone: Payments to Cohen "Would Concern Me" If True

Roger Stone: Payments to Cohen "Would Concern Me" If True

Roger Stone, a close political confidant of President Trump, says the claim that Trump lawyer Michael Cohen accepted a half-million dollars connected to a Russian billionaire could be a problem - if the...

Tuesday, May 8, 2018 at 10:11 AM CDT

Women Say Strip Clubs Turned Them Away Without Men

Women Say Strip Clubs Turned Them Away Without Men

Heather Cox and her wife, Sonia Otalvaro, wanted a fun night out when they went to Dean’s Club in North Miami Beach. But they say they never got past the front door. “We said, ‘Yeah, we want to come in,’ and...

Monday, May 7, 2018 at 11:13 PM CDT

Unintended Consequences: Sex Offenders in Motels

Unintended Consequences: Sex Offenders in Motels

In April of 2014, a five-year-old girl was playing with her brothers on the grounds of the Econo Lodge in Terre Haute, Indiana where she was staying with her family, when a man grabbed her, took her into his...

Monday, May 7, 2018 at 09:59 AM CDT

Southwest Mechanics Critiqued for Finding Safety Issues: FAA

Southwest Mechanics Critiqued for Finding Safety Issues: FAA

Months before an airborne accident claimed the life of a Southwest Airlines passenger, the Federal Aviation Administration found that distrust between managers and mechanics at Southwest’s Dallas maintenance...

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Woman Killed When Car Fleeing Chicago Police Strikes Taxi
Woman Killed When Car Fleeing Chicago Police Strikes Taxi

A woman riding in a taxi was killed and three other people were injured when a driver fleeing police caused a crash in Chicago's River North neighborhood Wednesday night, officials said.

City Balks at Turning Over Police Shooting Records
City Balks at Turning Over Police Shooting Records

A Cook County Circuit Court judge has blasted a decision by attorneys for the city of Chicago in their refusal to release records detailing how Chicago police officers shot and killed a 16-year-old.

Salon Employee Jumped on Customer's Car as She Drove Away
Salon Employee Jumped on Customer's Car as She Drove Away

It was manicure mayhem Saturday as an unsatisfied customer drove off with a nail salon employee on the hood of her car in Valparaiso.

Carjackers Get in Gunfight With Cop in Broad Daylight: Video
Carjackers Get in Gunfight With Cop in Broad Daylight: Video

Footage of a shootout in broad daylight on Chicago’s Southwest Side last April was released Wednesday on the Civilian Office of Police Accountability's website.

Advocates Warn Against Detaining Families Indefinitely
Advocates Warn Against Detaining Families Indefinitely

Immigrant advocates applauded President Trump’s decision on Wednesday to end the separation of migrant families crossing the U.S.-Mexico border illegally but fear a return to long detentions while the families’...