Tag Archives: Chicago

Chicago: Concealed carrying store employee shoots 2 thieves

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Chicago’s out-of-control crime rate might make you think criminals and gang members have the run of the city, but every once in a while, justice is served when a concealed carry permit holder shoots a thug in the balls. According to a report by ABC 7 in Chicago, two men thought they would have easy pickings when they entered a ... Read More »

Hypeline: Obama ignores Chicago’s gun control failure

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Kelsey Petruzzi of Hypeline has destroyed President Barack Obama’s talking points on gun control in the wake of the Oregon college shooting. Obama conveniently fails to mention that the crown jewel of gun control cities, Chicago, is a veritable war zone, with 14 people killed in gun violence with a recent 15 hour period. Petruzzi outlines how Mayor Rahm Emanuel ... Read More »

8th Snowiest Winter and Another Storm on the Way for Chicago

This winter already ranks as the 8th snowiest on record in Chicago and has a good chance of climbing the charts this weekend when another storm is expected to hit.

The latest snowfall from Tuesday evening through Wednesday totaled 7 inches at the city's official recording station at O’Hare International Airport. That brings the total so far this season to 59.6 inches...

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Culture of corruption: The Dems’ dangerous DHS pick

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The “S” in President Obama’s DHS doesn’t stand for “security.” It stands for “sleaze.” In the wake of Dirty Harry Reid’s sabotage of the filibuster, Democrats have rammed through the Senate nomination of a shady Chicago crony associated with dangerous Clinton corruption and at least two visas-for-sale schemes.

The White House wants Alejandro Mayorkas to helm the No. 2 position at the Department of Homeland Security. It speaks volumes about this ethics-challenged administration that the most qualified person it could find for this important post is a government DHS hack currently under investigation by other DHS hacks. More on that in a moment...

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Moderate to High risk of Tornadoes Across Chicago Area

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The National Storm Prediction Center has issued a highly unusual high to moderate risk of severe thunderstorms and tornadoes that includes the Chicago area today (see map below – orange-shaded areas depict a 15 percent chance of tornadoes within 25 miles of a given location and pink-shaded areas depict a 30 percent chance of tornadoes within 25 miles of a given location). Damaging winds, tornadoes and large hail can be expected in our area later this morning into this afternoon...

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