Illinois Public Media News

NPR - Illinois Public Media News - August 16, 2014

What’s Behind Those Abuse-Of-Power Charges Against Perry?

By Scott Neuman

Texas Gov. Rick Perry at the Iowa State Fair on Tuesday.

Texas Gov. Rick Perry, considered a possible GOP presidential candidate in 2016, was indicted on felony abuse-of-power charges late Friday in connection with his veto of funding for state public corruption prosecutors. The case, which has been bubbling for months, is complicated.



WILL - Illinois Public Media News - August 15, 2014 ~ Comment (0)

Data Breach Revealed by Supervalu, AB Acquisition

By The Associated Press with Additional Reporting From Jim Meadows

Stores in east-central Illinois are not included on a list of grocery and liquor stores owned or franchised by Supervalu Inc. and AB Acquisition LLC, that were victims of a data breach.

Categories: Business, Privacy


NPR - Illinois Public Media News - August 15, 2014

Ferguson Police Release Name Of Officer Who Shot Michael Brown

By Bill Chappell

Capt. Ron Johnson with Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon

Ferguson Police Chief Thomas Jackson says the officer who shot and killed unarmed black teenager Michael Brown last Saturday is Darren Wilson, a six-year veteran of the force who has no disciplinary actions on his record with the department.





AP - Illinois Public Media News - August 14, 2014

President Comments On Events in Ferguson, Iraq

By The Associated Press

President Obama, speaking from Martha's Vineyard

President Barack Obama says there is no excuse for the use of excessive force by police in the tense aftermath of the shooting death of an unarmed black teenager in Ferguson, Missouri, and no excuse for violence against the police.



Page 9 of 804 pages ‹ First  < 7 8 9 10 11 >  Last ›