Police officer honored for creating ‘safe place’ for young people

11-6-2018 CHICAGO — More than two decades ago, as a rookie Chicago police officer assigned to the South Side, Jennifer Maddox found herself regularly called to the Parkway Gardens housing complex in Woodlawn, mostly responding to kids getting into trouble. “I was inside there literally every day,” she said. “We saw there were no safe […]

Elizabeth Smart details chilling actions of captor who is set to walk free

Elizabeth Smart details chilling actions of captor who is set to walk free (from CBS) https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/crime/elizabeth-smart-details-chilling-actions-of-captor-who-is-set-to-walk-free/ar-BBNuPW3?ocid=spartanntp Elizabeth Smart is opening up about why she believes Wanda Barzee, one of her kidnappers who is set to be released, is still a danger to the public. Smart was rescued in 2003 after being abducted and held in […]

Aretha’s Greatest Albums: ‘Who’s Zoomin’ Who?’ (1985)

By Christopher R. Weingarten Rolling Stone Aretha Franklin, who died on August 16th at age 76, recorded more than 40 full-length albums in her six-decade career. It’s a deep catalog, crowded with indisputable classics and hidden gems. Rolling Stone’s music staff is paying its R.E.S.P.E.C.T.s to the Queen with tributes to our favorite Aretha LPs. […]