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Chicago police allegedly tortured five who then confessed to killings

Written By: The Web Babies | Published: July-25-2013 | Category: US NEWS
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CHICAGO, July 26 (UPI) -- The Illinois Torture Inquiry and Relief Commission said it found credible evidence that police tortured confessions out of five men convicted of murder. The cases will now be assigned to a Cook County Criminal Court judge to decide whether new trials are warranted, the Chicago Tribune reported. Officers involved in four of the fiv...

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ACA enrollment deadline extended again due to website demand

Theo December-25-2013

WASHINGTON, Dec. 24 (UPI) -- The White House said a surge in visits to the Affordable Health Care website has led to another extension of the deadline for Americans to sign up for coverage. The ...

U.S. black leaders urge discussions on race relations

The Web Babies July-20-2013

WASHINGTON, July 21 (UPI) -- The chairwoman of the Congressional Black Caucus said President Obama's remarks on the Trayvon Martin verdict were a step toward a new debate on race relations.Rep. M...

Former Rep Jesse Jackson apologizes at sentencing

Theo August-15-2013

WASHINGTON, Aug. 14 (UPI) -- Former U.S. Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr., D-Ill., apologized Wednesday before he was sentenced to 30 months in prison for misusing campaign funds. U.S. District Judge Amy ...

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Former boxer Oscar De La Hoya going to rehab

Theo September-11-2013

LAS VEGAS, Sept. 11 (UPI) -- Former boxer Oscar De La Hoya said he's missing what's billed as the biggest fight of the year because he's checking himself into rehab for substance abuse. ...

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3 more alleged members of a white supremacist group were arrested in Georgia

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(CNN)Three Georgia men allegedly involved in a white supremacist group known as The Base have been arrested, the Floyd County Police Department announced Friday, one day after three other alleged group members were arrested in other parts of the country.

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Avalanche at California ski resort leaves 1 dead, 1 seriously injured

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(CNN)An avalanche at a California ski resort Friday morning killed one skier and seriously injured another, authorities said.

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