This dish, topped with a butter sauce packed with spinach and herbs, embraces the simplicity of County Cork’s cooking.
At least five counties are joining Cook and Champaign in accepting license applications from same-sex couples, but more are waiting for June 1, the marriage equality law's original effective date. Featured Image: read more
It is with a profound sense of sadness and loss that Kerlin Gallery reports the death of Barrie Cooke. Born in Cheshire, England, 1931 Barrie passed away on Tuesday, March 4, 2014, Leighlinbridge, County Carlow, Ireland. Cooke moved to the US as a teenager and studied Art History at Harvard University. Show More Summary
I see what you did there. RuPaul trolls pirates with album leak: "You done stole my album! Uh uh, no you better don’t, hooker! You better get your tail on over to iTunes, baby!" Here's a very cool animated infographic...
"As a result of last month's irresponsible judicial decision in Cook County which usurps the proper legislative process, county clerks are now issuing same-sex 'marriage' licenses across the state of Illinois. Making and implementing law is strictly a function of the General Assembly. Show More Summary
Thanks to a recent court ruling, same-sex couples in Cook County can now get married immediately rather than having to wait until June. And while that's an occasion for joy, sometimes enthusiastic interference from families and friends...Show More Summary
According to Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan, the marriage equality victory in Cook County can apply to all counties. The post Illinois Attorney General: Marriage Equality Can Begin In All Counties appeared first on ThinkProgress.
Allan Kustok is currently on trial in Cook County, Ill., charged with murdering his wife; he and the French president share some romantic "proclivities"
AFER's Matt Baume has a ton of marriage upates this week - and it's all good news! The appeal of the marriage ruling in Virginia is coming up soon. Illinois' Cook County began issuing marriage licenses and elsewhere in the...
Rapper Chief Keef was released from court oversight today after completing 90 days in a California drug rehab. But the Cook County judge warned the rap artist, whose real name is Keith Cozart: "If I see you again, you're going to beShow More Summary
The class-action lawsuit named Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle, Sheriff Tom Dart, the County Board of Commissioners and other officials as defendants. [ more › ]
CHICAGO (Reuters) - Prisoners at Chicago's Cook County Jail live in fear due to a "culture of brutality and lawlessness" that subjects them to physical abuse by guards, a civil rights lawsuit filed in federal court in Chicago said on Thursday.
An Illinois Breaking Bad fan has been arrested for allegedly having a meth lab, among other things, in his residence, the Cook County sheriff’s office announced Wednesday. Daniel Kowalski—who it seems may not have yet seen how Breaking Bad ends—was arrested on Monday evening, after officers acted on a tip that he may have been cooking meth again. Show More Summary
It's what Alanis Morissette might call "ironic," don't you think? Cook County police found a burgeoning drug lab outside of Chicago on Monday evening where they busted 21-year-old Daniel Kowalski with 12 jars of psychedelic mushrooms and all the ingredients to start cooking his own methamphetamine. Oh yeah, and he was wearing a Breaking Bad t-shirt! This guy [...]
His mom threw his Vamonos Pest shirt in the laundry. (Via Cook County Sheriff's Office) Gus Fring is rolling over in his fictional grave. Daniel Kowalski is an alleged meth cook. On Monday, the 21-year-old kid got arrested for possession...Show More Summary
Webb received permission last June from Cook County Circuit Court Judge Michael P. Toomin to turn over evidence to four FBI agents with experience in police corruption investigations. [ more › ]
SPRINGFIELD — A state audit released today criticizes the spending and management practices of a $55 million, taxpayer-funded anti-violence program for Chicago and Cook County that Democratic Gov. Pat Quinn launched in 2010 as he was engaged in a tough election campaign.
A man who did security work for rapper Twista was found shot to death and burned inside a South Side, Chicago home this past weekend. The body was identified as Davy Easterling by the Cook County medical examiner…. Continue
Someone has to....but Preckwinkle? Chicago mayor Rahm Emanuel may face a formidable challenger when he runs for re-election in 2015: Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle. Though Preckwinkle says she will seek a second term on the county board in November, there is a precedent for a quick switch to the mayoral election in February: then-U.S. Show More Summary