A Conversation with My Daughter

A Conversation with My Daughter

On Monday afternoon one of my daughters, Kara, called me. There was a sense of urgency as well as desperation in her voice. “Do you see what’s going on at Mercy Hospital?” Mercy is a southside Chicago general medical center chartered as the first hospital in the city, I’ve learned in ...
GRAPHIC: Officers Shoot Man in Restaurant

GRAPHIC: Officers Shoot Man in Restaurant

As reported by newson6.com: Muskogee (Okla.) Police Department has released body cam video of the officer-involved shooting that left a suspect dead earlier this week. Andrew Kana was shot and killed November 12 while being arrested on felony warrants, according to MPD.  Three ...
The Manhattan Boatlift

The Manhattan Boatlift

There’s been a ton of stories written about 9/11. Most deal with the extraordinary heroics of our police, fire, and EMS personnel during and after the attack. Most are compelling and bring credit to each occupation. However, recently I came across a video of incredible heroics ...
DASHCAM: Sheriff in Shootout with Suspect

DASHCAM: Sheriff in Shootout with Suspect

As reported by the Arkansas Democrat Gazette: The Washington County sheriff's office has released dash-cam video that show a shootout with a gunman Sunday. The agency said on Facebook that Sheriff Tim Helder chose to release the footage because bystander video has already been ...