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...what were the survey results?FOP asked everyone to let them know what the membership wanted, then didn't endorse anyone.Is this going to be like that "morale survey" that J-Fled ran with the promise that if it was negative in nature, he'd resign and go away? No one ever saw hide nor hair of that survey after that statement. Show More Summary

LAPD Police Recruit Wanted For Homicide?

Pamona, CA—It was in the early hours this morning when an altercation ended in the shooting death of 23 year-old Salome Rodriquez, Jr. The apparent location of this incident is Third and Main Streets. Police say that 27 year-old LAPD probationary officer, Henry Solis who was assigned to the Devonshire Division. Show More Summary

Another Good Budget Move

Stop subsidizing failing business models : Gov. Bruce Rauner's proposed state budget would cut 40 percent from Illinois' funding for Amtrak trains during a time when ridership has been climbing.Passenger numbers and ticket revenue have grown during the past five years.The Lincoln Service train between St. Show More Summary

Good Budget Move

Now do this a few hundred times and Illinois might actually have a balanced budget: Hundreds of conservation-minded home owners who are waiting on thousands of dollars from the state of Illinois may end up empty-handed. As CBS 2 [...]...Show More Summary

Camera Drones and Woman, Times are a Changing!

Los Angeles, CA—The wildly popular camera multi-rotor camera drones had few women admirers. Advances in technology has facilitated and enabled the drone camera industry explosion just in the last two years. I became hooked on dronesShow More Summary

FOP Sits This One Out

Probably the smart play? The Fraternal Order of Police on Friday said they decide not to endorse either political candidate in the race for mayor of Chicago.Both Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Jesus “Chuy” Garcia met with leaders of the FOPShow More Summary

Krazy Konspiracies

People like this actually live and breath on their own - and get elected to public office : A city manager from North St. Louis County named John Mohammad told [...] FOX News that the police shooting last night was an inside job.“I think it was a complete set up. Show More Summary

Hey Dart

Maybe this is what Dart is complaining about "his" jail being crowded: Went to misdemeanor court this week and once again of the 15 cases called only TWO defendants showed up and ZERO complainants other than the two officers there! Last month it was 20 cases with THREE defendants and ONE complainant that took the time to make an appearance. Show More Summary

Gee, We Wonder Why

Somebody in the media finally noticed what the surveys and moving companies have been telling everyone for a few years now : In a state with a massive budget deficit, it’s disturbing news: For the first time since the late-1980s, the population of Illinois is shrinking. CBS 2 [...]Show More Summary

No Tax Zones

Count us in! Mayor Rahm Emanuel, locked in a tight election campaign, is rolling out a plan to boost job creation in some depressed neighborhoods by waiving all state and local taxes on businesses and taking other unusual steps to lure...Show More Summary

Ferguson Shootings

Thanks Holder - come in, incite the community, leave. Then everything you supported turns out to be a lie and everything you spread gasoline on starts to burn: The shooting of two police officers during a protest rally in Ferguson, Missouri,...Show More Summary

Utah Pulls the Trigger

Not literally....at least, not yet : Lawmakers have passed a bill that would make Utah the only state to allow firing squads for carrying out a death penalty if there is a shortage of execution drugs. The passage of the bill by the state...Show More Summary

Finally! The Simpsons Meet Celebrated Dutch Actress Carice van Houten!

Carice van Houten Guest Stars on THE SIMPSONS! Los Angeles, CA—It was no secret that my favorite actress, Carice van Houten loves The Simpsons! I knew she made a stop on her last visit to L.A. to the Pico Ave Fox Studios to the Simpsons sound stage. Show More Summary

This Looks Like Good News

From the state supremes : A lawyer for the state faced skeptical questioning from Illinois Supreme Court justices Wednesday as she defended a landmark pension reform law by arguing that benefit cuts to public workers were a responseShow More Summary

Closing In

The third place finisher endorses Chewbacca : After a high-stakes courtship by both candidates aimed at luring the pivotal black vote, millionaire businessman Willie Wilson has decided to endorse Jesus “Chuy” Garcia over Mayor Rahm Emanuel...Show More Summary

What About This Money Rahm?

Still wasting it: Nine months after vowing to trash the perks, Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s Department of Streets and Sanitation is still spending millions of dollars to provide free garbage collection to ineligible multi-unit residential buildings...Show More Summary

Let Em Go!

Tom Dart doesn't seem to understand the concept of "jail:" One woman stole two plums and some candy from a Save-A-Lot store.A man swiped eight bags of Snickers bars and a pair of scissors from a CVS Pharmacy.? And another man with mental...Show More Summary

Rebuilding Year

This is great news : The Chicago Bears are going to be making some serious changes to their roster as free agency begins Tuesday, but one position they appear set at is quarterback as reports are circulating that the team plans to retain Jay Cutler for the 2015 season. We meant great news for oddsmakers.

No Descriptions....Again

This seems to have infected suburbia, too : A van was driven through exterior and interior doors Tuesday morning at Abt Electronics in Glenview in an apparent crash-and-grab attempt, but no merchandise was taken and four offenders fled the scene, police said.According to a news release from the Glenview Police Department, at 5:38 a.m. Show More Summary

Poor Baby

Saw this a week ago. Can't believe they waste ink on this crap : Thaddeus “TJ” Jimenez was sitting in his parked Lamborghini Gallardo on the Northwest Side last year when a cop came up and busted him for marijuana possession.It was Jimenez’s...Show More Summary

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