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Former Alderman Sandi Jackson Released From Prison

CHICAGO (CBS) — Former Ald. Sandi Jackson has been released from a minimum security federal prison camp in West Virginia, after serving nearly 11 months of a one-year sentence for filing a false federal income tax return. 302 more words


Jesse Jackson Jr. at the Muhammad Ali funeral: 'We get up and we fight back'

In a very rare public appearance, convicted U.S. Congressman Jesse Jackson Jr. will be attending Muhammad Ali’s memorial service in Louisville.  In an exclusive, he spoke with WGN Radio’s Ryan Burrow about Ali’s life and what it’s meant to him as he deals with his own hardships. 18 more words


North Carolina-Granville County-May 11

North Carolina People, Places, and Things-May 11

I am the dad to five adult children. As they were growing up I attempted to remind them they were special and to implore them to learn something new. 417 more words

North Carolina

Why a Zero Deficit Means Failure

By George P. Brockway, originally published September 22, 1997

I DON’T want to alarm anyone, but I think it important for us to realize that the United States of America is about to sail into unfamiliar waters. 1,694 more words

The Dismal Science