On this date in 1975, former (and wannabe future) teamster leader Jimmy Hoffa disappeared. Hoffa was scheduled to have a sit-down at the Machus Red Fox restaurant in Bloomfield, MI with Detroit mobster Anthony “Tony Jack” Giacalone and New Jersey labor leader Anthony “Tony Pro” Provenzano. 95 more words
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Nine years ago, my husband and I were newlyweds, eager to start our family right away. We figured, why wait? So I started taking prenatal vitamins and folic acid. 694 more words
Converse will unveil a new and improved version of its flagship Chuck Taylor shoes–and the principal focus will be all about comfort.
The new version, titled the… 242 more words
Ann Rule, who went to work briefly at the Seattle Police Department when she was 21, began writing for magazines including True Detective in 1969. A biography on her author website says she has published more than 1,400 articles, mostly on criminal cases. 99 more words
Residents of Swallowfield Avenue in Havendale, St Andrew say the demolition of incarcerated dancehall deejay Vybz Kartel’s house on Tuesday has allowed them to breathe easier. 255 more words
University of Cincinnati police officer Ray Tensing has been indicted on murder charges for the shooting of Samuel DuBose, an unarmed black man, during a routine traffic stop on July 19. 677 more words