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Illinois Does Not Have A "Stand Your Ground" Law

Illinois Does Not Have A "Stand Your Ground" Law

AP President Barack Obama worked on a self defense bill in Illinois when he was a State Senator here. advertisement The Illinois Review is calling President Obama a hypocrite for questioning Florida’s “stand your ground” law, which helped result in George Zimmerman’s acquittal for shooting Trayvon Martin to death.

Air Force Airman Sentenced to 10 Years in Federal Prison for Attempted Online Enticement of a Minor

Air Force Airman Sentenced to 10 Years in Federal Prison for Attempted Online Enticement of a Minor

JACKSONVILLE, FL—United States District Judge Timothy J. Corrigan sentenced Brandon Meredith Hardy (21, Valdosta) today to 10 years in federal prison and a 15-year term of supervised release for using the Internet to attempt to entice a minor to engage in illegal sexual activity.

Fort Lauderdale Police Officer Charged with Wire Fraud

Fort Lauderdale Police Officer Charged with Wire Fraud

Wifredo A. Ferrer, United States Attorney for the Southern District of Florida; John V.

Let Your Weekend Take Off When You Attend The Chicago Air and Water Show and Stay at Renaissance Chicago O’Hare Suites Hotel

Let Your Weekend Take Off When You Attend The Chicago Air and Water Show and Stay at Renaissance Chicago O’Hare Suites Hotel

CHICAGO , Aug. 15, 2011 /CHICAGOPRESSRELEASE.COM/ — Take off or dive deep when you attend the Chicago Air and Water Show and stay at Renaissance Chicago O’Hare Suites Hotel.

Illinois Department of Veterans’ Affairs Honors Tuskegee Airmen as February 2011 “Veterans of the Month”

Illinois Department of Veterans’ Affairs Honors Tuskegee Airmen as February 2011 “Veterans of the Month”

CHICAGO – The Illinois Department of Veterans’ Affairs (IDVA) today honored two World War II U.S. Army Air Force Veterans and members of the famed Tuskegee Airmen as February 2011 Veterans of the Month at a ceremony in Chicago.

Community reacts to merit board’s ruling

Community reacts to merit board’s ruling

Early Friday morning, an IMPD officer accused of using excessive force on a teenager was cleared of any wrong doing by a Civilian Police Merit Board. Since the ruling several groups and community members have released statements regarding the decision.

Air Force rebuts gov’t auditor concerns about GPS

Air Force rebuts gov’t auditor concerns about GPS

DENVER – A government report raising questions about the future reliability of the Global Positioning System satellite network is “overly pessimistic,” Air Force commanders said Friday. A report from the Government Accountability Office, the investigative arm of Congress, said the latest GPS satellite was launched almost 3 1/2 years behind schedule, and further delays could leave the system with fewer than the 24 orbiting satellites it needs as older models wear out and quit working.

The defective defectors: Iranian nuclear scientist Shahram Amiri returns to Tehran

The defective defectors: Iranian nuclear scientist Shahram Amiri returns to Tehran

Iranian nuclear scientist Shahram Amiri returns to Tehran after claiming he was abducted by the CIA. Shahram Amiri the Iranian nuclear scientist “defector” has been welcomed back to Tehran from… Read more »

New US satellite to monitor debris in Earth orbit 
    (AP)

New US satellite to monitor debris in Earth orbit (AP)

DENVER – A new U.S. Air Force satellite will provide the first full-time, space-based surveillance of hundreds of satellites and thousands of pieces of debris that could crash into American and allied assets circling the Earth.

Drone crew criticized in Afghan strike

Drone crew criticized in Afghan strike

Kabul, Afghanistan (CHICAGOPRESSRELEASE.COM) — The U.S. military slammed a drone crew Saturday for “inaccurate and unprofessional” actions behind a drone strike that killed nearly two dozen civilians in Afghanistan this year.

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