National security

Man arrested and charged for attacking pregnant CTA conductor on Red Line Rare Chicago Man arrested and charged for attacking pregnant CTA conductor on Red Line , Rare Contributor 11:05am, February 27
The disgraced cop who reportedly left his post during the Florida shooting thought he did “a good job” Across the U.S.A. The disgraced cop who reportedly left his post during the Florida shooting thought he did “a good job” , Rare Intern 9:52am, February 23
2-year-old found dead and nearly decapitated, and police have a man in custody Rare Chicago 2-year-old found dead and nearly decapitated, and police have a man in custody , Rare Contributor 10:56am, February 22
One small business is making people angry with her comments about slain police officer Paul Bauer Rare Chicago One small business is making people angry with her comments about slain police officer Paul Bauer , Rare Contributor 9:39am, February 21
Controversial “cop academy” in Chicago to be named after slain officer Paul Bauer Rare Chicago Controversial “cop academy” in Chicago to be named after slain officer Paul Bauer , Rare Contributor 8:03am, February 20
Multiple robberies reported on the Red and Blue Lines in the Loop over the past few weeks Rare Chicago Multiple robberies reported on the Red and Blue Lines in the Loop over the past few weeks , Rare Contributor 8:00am, February 20
Palos Heights student arrested for making threats and posing on social media with an AK-47 Rare Chicago Palos Heights student arrested for making threats and posing on social media with an AK-47 , Rare Contributor 9:46am, February 19
Watch: Reported cop killer is cheered by inmates walking through prison Rare Chicago Watch: Reported cop killer is cheered by inmates walking through prison , Rare Intern 11:55am, February 16
Cops bust twin brothers planning bombing — and using teens to help build them Crime and punishment Cops bust twin brothers planning bombing — and using teens to help build them , Rare Intern 10:26am, February 16
Suspect charged with fatally shooting police officer was wearing body armor at the time, a felony in Illinois Rare Chicago Suspect charged with fatally shooting police officer was wearing body armor at the time, a felony in Illinois , Rare Contributor 10:14am, February 16
Chicago police commander was shot and killed at the Thompson Center in the Loop Rare Chicago Chicago police commander was shot and killed at the Thompson Center in the Loop , Rare Contributor 10:58am, February 14
Driver shot while trying to deliver pizza early Tuesday morning Rare Chicago Driver shot while trying to deliver pizza early Tuesday morning , Rare Contributor 9:38am, February 14
Police release photo of two suspects who attacked a man in a wheelchair at a Blue Line stop last month Rare Chicago Police release photo of two suspects who attacked a man in a wheelchair at a Blue Line stop last month , Rare Contributor 10:11am, February 7
Teenager who tried to steal a car from former Chicago officer on Friday, arrested again on Sunday for the same crime Rare Chicago Teenager who tried to steal a car from former Chicago officer on Friday, arrested again on Sunday for the same crime , Rare Contributor 10:09am, February 7
Chicago police team up with FBI, ATF to curb the rise in carjackings Rare Chicago Chicago police team up with FBI, ATF to curb the rise in carjackings , Rare Contributor 10:08am, February 6
Video footage shows attempted carjackers attempting to steal from the wrong guy in downtown Chicago Rare Chicago Video footage shows attempted carjackers attempting to steal from the wrong guy in downtown Chicago , Rare Contributor 9:52am, February 6
Home invasion Tuesday night in Ravenswood leads to a fatal shooting Rare Chicago Home invasion Tuesday night in Ravenswood leads to a fatal shooting , Rare Contributor 10:31am, February 1
Officer responsible for deaths of Quintonio LeGrier and Bettie Jones now in trouble for a bar fight Rare Chicago Officer responsible for deaths of Quintonio LeGrier and Bettie Jones now in trouble for a bar fight , Rare Contributor 10:02am, January 30
Peter King slams Rand Paul’s Patriot Act filibuster as “a disservice to the country” Rare Politics Peter King slams Rand Paul’s Patriot Act filibuster as “a disservice to the country” , 7:15pm, May 20
Gun-wielding thief shot dead during attempted hijack Caught on video Gun-wielding thief shot dead during attempted hijack 5:00pm, March 6
Reward for $10K offered for one of the FBI’s most wanted who might be in Chicago Rare Chicago Reward for $10K offered for one of the FBI’s most wanted who might be in Chicago , Rare Contributor 11:14am, December 21
The other 49 states should copy what Utah is doing to rein in SWAT teams Police state The other 49 states should copy what Utah is doing to rein in SWAT teams , Rare Contributor 12:48pm, September 1
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Here’s how Civil Rights-era police misconduct led to the militarized policing of today Police state Here’s how Civil Rights-era police misconduct led to the militarized policing of today , Rare Contributor 1:00pm, May 5
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Donald Trump has no interest in the Fourth Amendment Rare Politics Donald Trump has no interest in the Fourth Amendment , Rare Contributor 3:34pm, January 5
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Chicago police team up with FBI, ATF to curb the rise in carjackings Rare Chicago Chicago police team up with FBI, ATF to curb the rise in carjackings , Rare Contributor 10:08am, February 6
Police release photo of two suspects who attacked a man in a wheelchair at a Blue Line stop last month Rare Chicago Police release photo of two suspects who attacked a man in a wheelchair at a Blue Line stop last month , Rare Contributor 10:11am, February 7
Multiple robberies reported on the Red and Blue Lines in the Loop over the past few weeks Rare Chicago Multiple robberies reported on the Red and Blue Lines in the Loop over the past few weeks , Rare Contributor 8:00am, February 20
Suspect charged with fatally shooting police officer was wearing body armor at the time, a felony in Illinois Rare Chicago Suspect charged with fatally shooting police officer was wearing body armor at the time, a felony in Illinois , Rare Contributor 10:14am, February 16
Video footage shows attempted carjackers attempting to steal from the wrong guy in downtown Chicago Rare Chicago Video footage shows attempted carjackers attempting to steal from the wrong guy in downtown Chicago , Rare Contributor 9:52am, February 6
Garth Brooks hit a nerve with this tribute to the Oklahoma City bombing victims Garth Brooks hit a nerve with this tribute to the Oklahoma City bombing victims , Country Editor 10:23am, April 19
A month after the government lifted restrictions on women in combat, this teen set out to make history People A month after the government lifted restrictions on women in combat, this teen set out to make history , Rare Staff 9:54am, April 15
25 years later a generation of soldiers is dying thanks to this U.S. military cover-up Rare Military 25 years later a generation of soldiers is dying thanks to this U.S. military cover-up 3:53pm, March 30
One father gave up everything to protect his daughter from a suicide bomber — and saved many more lives as well Rare News One father gave up everything to protect his daughter from a suicide bomber — and saved many more lives as well , Rare Staff 11:05am, November 17
50 years ago MLK was considered an enemy of the state The right to privacy 50 years ago MLK was considered an enemy of the state , Rare Editor 1:38pm, March 7
Authorities have learned the sad truth about the Texas explosion that killed 15 people three years ago Rare News Authorities have learned the sad truth about the Texas explosion that killed 15 people three years ago , Rare Staff 1:48pm, May 11
Years before he was making the world laugh, this comedian had a typical teen experience for the 1960s Rare Humor Years before he was making the world laugh, this comedian had a typical teen experience for the 1960s , Rare Staff 11:10am, April 7