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My granddaughter's killer bought his gun online

email from OFA, 2/3/16

Just after midnight on December 22, 2014, I got a phone call that no parent should ever get. It was my niece, who I raised as a daughter, telling me that she and my granddaughter had both been shot. 276 more words

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Circuit Court judge reflects on crime in Milwaukee, particularly by juvenile repeat offenders

MILWAUKEE — A Milwaukee County judge known for his candor in the courtroom is addressing his critics. Judge David Borowski says it’s wrong to claim Milwaukee County is generally soft on crime. 519 more words


Chinatown double slaying was 'targeted' but not tied to gang activity: homicide chief

TORONTO — The head of the city’s homicide squad says police believe the brazen shooting of two men outside a busy Chinatown restaurant last weekend was a targeted slaying, but not tied to any gang activity. 370 more words


‘Retaliatory’ gang violence behind recent deadly shootings, Tory says

TORONTO — Mayor John Tory says a surge of fatal shootings in January is largely the result of violent exchanges between street gangs, and that the public is not at risk. 251 more words


Don't click on the comments

You’ve probably heard of internet trolls if you’ve been on the internet for any amount of time. These are people who make it their mission in life to post comments (or other content) with the intention of getting a reaction out of others. 623 more words


Baltimore is the 19th most violent city in the world

The annual list of most violent cities in the world has been released, and Baltimore is again in it. While St. Louis took the top spot for American cities, and 15th overall, Baltimore was not far behind in 19th place. 126 more words


Lalah Hathaway - Ghetto Boy feat. Snoop Dogg & Robert Glasper

Lalah Hathaway – Ghetto Boy feat. Snoop Dogg & Robert Glasper (MUSIC VIDEO)