Lake Zurich priest accused of sexually abusing minors while at Maryville Academy 25 years ago
The Archdiocese of Chicago says it is investigating allegations that a Lake Zurich priest sexually abused minors 25 years ago while he was assigned to Maryville Academy in Des Plaines. The Rev. David Ryan, the pastor at St. Francis de Sales Catholic Parish in Lake Zurich, was asked to live away from the parish during the investigation and “is fully cooperating with this directive,” the archdiocese said.
Gang Members Handed Five Life Sentences For Murder Of Lesandro ‘Junior’ Guzman-Feliz
Five gang members have been handed life sentences for the murder of 15-year-old Lesandro ‘Junior’ Guzman-Feliz. Guzman-Feliz was reportedly dragged from a store and attacked with a machete and knives outside a Bronx deli, before being left to die on the pavement, in June 2018. At the time, it was said to be a case …
Philando Castile & Alton Sterling's Killings Show An Indifferent System For Black Gun Owners
Four years later, the deaths of Sterling and Castile show why the movement for Black lives is as important now as it was then. But they also reveal a discrepancy in how Black and white gun owners are treated in the US and how, for Black people who choose to arm themselves for protection, they may actually be endangering their own lives in the process.
Detroit Police Force Defends Cop Who Shot And Killed Dog In Its Own Garden
Detroit police have defended an officer who fatally shot a dog through the fence surrounding its own garden. Footage of the incident, which took place on the city’s east side on August 3, has gone viral after being caught by a Ring doorbell, prompting social media users to condemn the officer responsible. The disturbing video …