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  • Maryland RB Wes Brown charged with assault on police officer; suspended by team

    Maryland RB Wes Brown charged with assault on police officer; suspended by team
    Wes Brown, one of the University of Maryland’s top running backs, has been charged with second-degree assault on a Baltimore police detective who hoped to question him as a “person of interest” in a non-fatal shooting investigation...
  • Authorities: 2 held in July 4th Near North robberies

    Authorities: 2 held in July 4th Near North robberies
    Two men are accused of robbing people of iPhones during separate incidents on the Near North Side during the night of the July 4th fireworks, police said. Quejuan Henley, 18, and Harold William Cherry, 25, were both charged with felony robbery, police...
  • Evans makes a bad call

     
    In the posts below you will another collection of dispatches from Somebody Nobody Asked™, America's pre-eminent unsolicited advice columnist Dear Cook County Chief Judge Timothy Evans: Brace yourself. That’s all I can say, since you ignored...
  • Wednesday Morning Reads: Opening Day, Hugo Chavez and cell phones

     
    TALLAHASSEE — Good morning and happy Wednesday. Here's what we're reading this morning. *The Sentinel/Sun-Sentinel has a piece on opening day of the Legislature, which included ethics and elections bills, plus talk on Medicaid expansion. * WFSU...
  • Why does Washington need to sequester? It's not hard to find fat in the federal budget

     
    The sequester is about a week old, with no signs of stopping. What also shouldn't stop are public calls for Washington to get real and start managing our tax money seriously. Today's Watchdog column explains how there's plenty of waste......
  • Our inevitably cardless future

     
    The talk on the blog this week about the Jewel-Osco Preferred Customer Card and other loyalty cards reminds me what a stuffed mess my wallet is. (Just looked...lordy I still carry a Blockbuster card!) How long do you think it......
  • 'Hands-free' distinction appears to be evidence free as well.

     
    Story: A new proposal to ban the use of cellphones while driving in Illinois passed the (state) House on Friday along with two other traffic safety measures. Sponsored by Rep. John D'Amico, D-Chicago, the bill would prohibit hand-held devices from......
  • More Annoying Stuff

     
    When my recent blog list of annoying behaviors was republished in Sunday's Best of the Blogs collection, it triggered several more responses, mostly sent via email. The unfortunate thing is that I'm the only who's receiving them, and I think......
  • 100-car pileup on foggy I-95 in Virginia killed three, injured many

     
    I received this excellent commentary from Joe Schell of Allentown recently, regarding the massive April 1 pileup of more than 100 cars on I-95 in Virginia, killing three people and injuring many more. Couldn't have said it better myself, Joe, so I won't...
  • Warrants may be needed for law enforcement to search cell phones

     
    TALLAHASSEE — A bill that would require law enforcement to obtain a warrant to search or track an individual’s cell phone passed its first House committee today. HB 97, by Rep. Carlos Trujillo, R-Miami, passed the Civil Justice committee 9-4,...
  • How well will your cell phone work during Hurricane Irene or other potential disaster?

    How well will your cell phone work during Hurricane Irene or other potential disaster?
    Among the biggest questions for cell phone users is how well will my cell phone work during a hurricane or other disaster? Will you have a strong signal? Will the cell phone towers in your neighborhood be able to handle increased traffic that will likely...