For the Record – LaSalle News Tribune

For the RecordLaSalle News TribuneMENDOTA — Dario Rivera, 31, of 7227 Damen Ave., Chicago was charged with battery and disorderly conduct at 12:28 a.m. Monday after officers responded to a fight in the 700 block of Illinois Avenue, according to Mendota police. Ricardo Rivera, 25, of …and more »

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Jock Anderson's Caseload: How the judge thanked a chum

CaseLoad's coverage of the stellar High Court career of dashing celebrity judge Simon John Eisdell Moore, QC, was graciously acknowledged by His Honour at a Northern Club black-tie knees-up the other night.In leaping to his feet…

A History of Organized Crime in the Berkshires –

IBerkshires.comA History of Organized Crime in the BerkshiresiBerkshires.comPITTSFIELD, Mass. — Over the past few decades, popular culture depictions in movies and television has helped elevate the idea that gambling rackets and mob crime are the sort of thing that occurs in places like New Jersey, New York, Nevada or Chicago.

Patrick McNamara's best of 2014 – Arizona Daily Star

Patrick McNamara's best of 2014Arizona Daily StarThese are some of the most important or interesting stories by Star reporter Patrick McNamara in 2014. The stories include several big issues — like eyewitness accounts in criminal prosecutions or laws that can punish people who view child porn more ……