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  • Kate Hannigan on Kate Warne: New book brings 19th century detective to life

     Kate Hannigan on Kate Warne: New book brings 19th century detective to life
    A little detective work of her own inspired children's book author Kate Hannigan to write a book on America's first woman detective.
  • Baltimore stirs thoughts of a former Chicago rioter

    Baltimore stirs thoughts of a former Chicago rioter
    Eyes across the country have been focused on Baltimore — anger in its streets, looting, the calling in of the National Guard. Some eyes in Chicago have seen this before — from up close. In 1968, it was parts of Chicago that were ablaze....

    Powerful former Syrian army general dies in hospital

    Rostom Ghazali, the Syrian general once considered the most powerful man in Lebanon and a key suspect in the assassination of former Lebanese prime minister Rafik Hariri, has died in a hospital in the capital Damascus, a Syrian activist and local media...

    Brushes with Lincoln assassination, Dred Scott decision

    Regarding "They're All Players in Lincoln's Story," April 12: The Travel section left out a great exhibit on Lincoln at the Newseum in Washington, D.C. It tells about the assassination, but especially shows how it was covered by the press. The New...

    Police video release in Oklahoma fatal shooting called 'character assassination'

    Police video release in Oklahoma fatal shooting called 'character assassination'
    Video released by investigators that shows an undercover sheriff's deputy allegedly buying drugs from a man later killed by a volunteer officer amounts to "character assassination," a civil rights advocate said Wednesday. The Tulsa County Sheriff's...