Category : Midwest

Midwest / Ohio - 2 weeks ago

Four dead, two injured in downtown bank shooting

Law enforcement officials secure the area around Fifth Third Center in downtown Cincinnati following shooting by a lone gunman inside the center on Sept. 6. Herald photo Four people died, including the gunman, and two were wounded following what po...

Midwest / Illinois - 2 weeks ago

Mayor 1% Rahm Emanuel Will Not Be Missed in Chicago

Emanuel will be remembered for his arrogance, impatience and disregard for regular Chicagoans. In the Windy City, Emanuel will always be remembered by many as Mayor 1%. On July 7, more than a thousand Chicagoans marched onto the Dan Ryan Expressway...

Midwest / Ohio - 2 weeks ago

Cincinnati Shooting Press Conference

Cincinnati Police Chief Eliot Isaac, at microphone, is surrounded by city officials as he meets with reporters Thursday morning, just two hours after a man shot and killed three people and wounded two others in the lobby of Fifth Third Banks regiona...

Midwest / Michigan - 2 weeks ago

Detroit CFO John W.Hill to step down in December

John Hill. Detroit’s Chief Financial Officer, John W. Hill, who helped lead the city’s finances through bankruptcy and onto its best financial footing in years, has informed Mayor Mike Duggan and City Council President Brenda Jones that he will...

Midwest / Illinois - 2 weeks ago

Portrait of the Environmentalist as a Young Arsonist

Abby Geni’s new novel, The Wildlands, explores means and ends in the fight for animal and Earth liberation. In animal advocacy, women are the vast majority of vegans and activists, while the underground rescue and eco-sabotage cultures are notably m...

Midwest / Illinois - 2 weeks ago

Greeks On Parade is scheduled Nov. 23-24

The Greater Gary Chamber of Commerce is celebrating its 11th year anniversary of the Lakeshore Classic on November 23-24, 2018. Executive Director Chuck Hughes said, “The Lakeshore Classic provides a forum for our student athletes, it brings people...