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Apr 17, 2014A Waukegan man faces multiple battery and drug charges after injuring two police officers during a fight inside of an apartment, authorities said. Waukegan Police Cmdr. Joe Florip said officers were called to the 300 block of Franklin Street at 1:47 a.m. ...Leave a comment
Apr 17, 2014Mount Prospect Deputy Chief of Field Operations Timothy Janowick is in line to replace Chief Michael Semkiu, who will retire on June 17, Village Manager Michael Janonis announced Thursday. Semkiu, 52, who has held the chief's job for only two years, said ...Leave a comment
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Apr 17, 2014PORTLAND, Ore. -- The mix of 38 million gallons of treated water and one teen's urine has proved unacceptable to Portland officials who plan to flush away the whole lot -- the second time in less than three years the city has gone to such lengths to keep its ...Leave a comment
Apr 17, 2014MOKPO, South Korea -- An immediate evacuation order was not issued for the ferry that sank off South Korea's southern coast, likely with scores of people trapped inside, because officers on the bridge were trying to stabilize the vessel after it started to list ...Leave a comment
Apr 17, 2014WASHINGTON -- With enrollments higher than expected, and costs lower, some Democrats say it's time to stop hiding from the president's health care overhaul, even in this year's toughest Senate elections. Republicans practically dare Democrats to embrace ...Leave a comment
Apr 17, 2014Walter Unbehaun has spent nearly all of his adult life behind bars, so it's not surprising that he faces sentencing Thursday for yet another crime, a bank robbery last year. His reason for robbing the bank is surprising, though: He was homesick for prison.Leave a comment