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"leo schmitz" Discussed on WGN Radio

WGN Radio

01:59 min | 2 years ago

"leo schmitz" Discussed on WGN Radio

"Here's Pam Jones. Thank you right now. Twenty nine degrees under mostly cloudy skies at O'Hare, Illinois state police director, Leo Schmitz is remembering trooper Chris Lambert killed yesterday helping people involved in an accident. He's one of the best all the people that work with him. His they said he was a go getter. He was a hard worker. They loved them. He got things done. Trooper Lambert was hit and killed along. I ninety four working at the scene of a multi vehicle crash near willow road. He'd been on the force for five years and leaves behind a wife. Add one year old daughter say police are warning people not to donate to any gofundme type campaigns setup for Lambert at this time, this ETA could be affected by the government shutdown the CTA and agencies like it used federal dollars to fund projects like station renovations. But as the shutdown continues federal grants have been suspended a spokesperson for the TA says, if the shutdown doesn't end soon some projects that have been planned they have to be suspended, the shutdown hasn't affected day-to-day bus and train operations. Dave schwann. WGN news, the state of Illinois LX, incoming governor democrat Jay Pritzker tomorrow. But even with democrat gains at the state house. Former state GOP chair Pat Brady says Republicans can still succeed he says that will depend on their agenda for reforms one of the. Social issues is property taxes. I pay more in property taxes in the western suburbs. And then I received in salary my first year on the law school property taxes. All the taxes we have in the state why we can't provide social service home values. There's there's an article in the Tribune a couple of weeks ago about home and Barrington slow four hundred dollars a square foot. We're hitting killed Brady was a guest on the Sunday spin program with Rick Pearson. You can hear the full podcast at WGN radio dot com. A shooting forced the evacuation of a shopping mall in Murray. Utah today two people were shot. Police say the suspects are still at large and that it's possibly gang related. There's officers still looking for them..

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"leo schmitz" Discussed on WGN Radio

WGN Radio

02:25 min | 2 years ago

"leo schmitz" Discussed on WGN Radio

"In the meantime, let's get a check of WGN news. Here's Dave, Sean. We have cloudy skies twenty nine at O'Hare, Illinois state trooper Chris Lambert was heading home yesterday when he spotted a three car accident on the tristate northbound near willow, he pulled off onto the left shoulder and went to work, but that is one another car headache. Moore's hit him he died. Several hours later, Illinois state police director, Leo Schmitz, says there's a law we should all pay attention to you know, there's a pullover Kim room when you see the troopers UCLA police cars, we'll get around him. It helps trooper Lambert was thirty four years old and leaves behind a wife and a one year old baby daughter, the head pastor of Our Lady of Mount Carmel in east Lakeview neighborhood has been asked to step aside from the ministry after the archdiocese of Chicago received a sex abuse allegation. We have more from WGN's, David Jennings. The allegation was received by the archdiocese office for child abuse investigations in review the alleged abuse took place. Nineteen Seventy-nine when Lee was assigned to Saint Christopher's admit Lowthian letter from cardinal super-rich about the allegations was read Saturday barrage of all the churches where Lee has served and it's expected to be read again during Sunday services, David Jennings. WGN news, the snow we received yesterday in the Chicago area wasn't as much as other places in Illinois and the mid west Springfield, for instance, received at least a foot of snow, and there was more than that in places in central Missouri. The storm now hitting the mid Atlantic states in Washington DC, leaving one hundred and seventy one people one hundred seventy one thousand people I should say without power. And an investigation is underway. After a head on crash between a Chicago snow plow and an SUV happened last night near the intersection of clyborn, George the drivers of both vehicles were taken to the hospital. A new ABC news Washington Post poll reveals who's being blamed for the. Situation between President Trump and the and the Democrats fifty three percent say President Trump and Republicans are mainly responsible for the government shutdown twenty nine percents. A Democrats are to blame. Most Americans oppose declaring a national emergency fund the border wall and a person is in Bonn court today for aid for charged in the accident that killed a twenty three month old child last week..

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"leo schmitz" Discussed on WGN Radio

WGN Radio

02:37 min | 2 years ago

"leo schmitz" Discussed on WGN Radio

"WGN radio on tune in. This WGN news is brought to all of us by Brent Wilkes real estate, and here is Mr. Dave Schwanke. We have cloudy skies twenty nine at O'Hare. Illinois state police have lost one of their own WGN's, David Jennings reports Thirty-four-year-old trooper Chris Lambert died Saturday night, he was hit by a car while investigating a crash on northbound to ninety four state police director, Leo Schmitz says Lambert was on his way home. He sees a three yard three-car crash. He positions his vehicle left hand late. So to save the lives of those people in the crash Lambert had been on the force for five years. He leaves behind a wife one year old daughter and his parents, David Jennings. WGN news winter storms that hit millions across the midwest, including us now landing on the east coast, creating treacherous travel conditions this morning. One hundred seventy one thousand people are without power from Kansas Virginia, here's ABC's. Stephanie Ramos, Ohio valley a place getting off the tarmac this morning at Cincinnati northern Kentucky international airport. Officials saying, thankfully, no one was injured in the mid west St Louis receiving its biggest snowfall in five years. Older parts of Missouri accumulating more than twenty inches of snow in just over thirty hours. President Trump has President Trump is pushing back against the idea that he doesn't have a strategy to end the partial government shutdown at the same time. He is not saying what a strategy is Trump tells Fox News. He has no idea if he can get a deal with house speaker Nancy Pelosi who oppose his spending money on what she calls an ineffective wasteful wall along the US Mexico border. The aunt of Wisconsin teenager who was found alive this week almost three months after vanishing from her home had a pretty good night's sleep on her first night back with the family thirteen year old Jamie clause was found Thursday afternoon. A twenty one year old man is suspected of killing her parents in October at their home in Barron, Wisconsin, and then kidnapping the teenager, Illinois state troopers have responded to close to three hundred traffic crashes, one of which fatal as merely eight hundred calls for assistance from drivers during the winter snows. Storm that his hit through the midwest state police say seventy three year old Allen reineck or of Troy was killed Friday night in Madison County when he lost.

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"leo schmitz" Discussed on WBZ NewsRadio 1030

WBZ NewsRadio 1030

02:00 min | 2 years ago

"leo schmitz" Discussed on WBZ NewsRadio 1030

"While seeking asylum from any country that would offer it the Washington Post reports that President Trump has gone to extraordinary lengths to conceal details of his conversations with Russian President, Vladimir Putin. The post says that on at least one occasion, President Trump took the notes of his own interpreter. And instructed the linguists not to tell other administration officials what happened in the meeting. Peterson is the national security editor for the Washington Post. He says the chairman of the house foreign affairs committee is interested in getting State Department records of the meetings between both presidents struggle between the executive branch and congress over privileged information. But I think you may see a renewed effort on. The part of congress to do this obviously win the Republicans control the committees that desire some Democrats to haul people up to the hill and have them testify is not possible. But when they control the committee's they can start issuing subpoenas that winter storm south of us played a role in the death of a state trooper in Illinois officer, Chris Lambert was killed on the job yesterday director of the Illinois state police, Leo Schmitz says Lambert was helping motorists involved in a traffic accident when he dies on investigation. But I would have to tell you from prior experience. Probably weather did play a little bit. Lambert was headed home when he stopped at the scene of a multi car crash. He was struck by vehicle while he was outside his car, and it's been another tough week for men and women in blue a police officer newly hired was fatally shot in Louisiana as she prepared for her shift Wednesday evening chat. Terry Paine was found injured at a home in Shreveport. She was taken to a hospital where she died a few hours later, a witness at the home was detained for questioning a child was at the home at the time of the shooting. It's not clear if they witnessed the shooting pain had graduated from the police academy just two months ago. Most.

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"leo schmitz" Discussed on WTVN

WTVN

01:36 min | 2 years ago

"leo schmitz" Discussed on WTVN

"From ABC news. I'm Todd ant. President Trump called into Fox News Saturday night to discuss the ongoing government shutdown now beginning its fourth week saying he hasn't taken the step of declaring the border situation a national emergency because he wants to give Democrats the chance to quote act responsibly as for the hundreds of thousands of federal workers now feeling the effects of the first paycheck, which is about the border. And and I have to say a lot of the people that aren't getting their checks are letting us know, we don't care you've gotta solve the crisis at the border humanitarian crisis and its national security. It's very important to president speaking to Justice with Janine hose Janine Pirro. Members of congress are out of town and no negotiations are on the calendar and Illinois state trooper was fatally struck Saturday by vehicle on I to ninety four Northbrook while investigating a crash during a snowstorm in the midwest director of the Illinois state police, Leo Schmitz sustained serious injuries. As a result of this crash was given CPR. On scene. An off-duty. Nurse. The trooper Chris Lambert was from the ISP's district. Fifteen he was thirty four leaving behind a wife and a one year old Jake Patterson accused of killing James and Denise clause abducting their daughter thirteen year old Jamie Kloss was once a normal teenager this. According to Victoria, Fisher, the mother of one of Jake's childhood friends who said he spent time at her house and all seem pretty normal. He was so quiet. But my husband said, he had wonderful, man. You know, nothing said mass murderer to me Jaime.

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"leo schmitz" Discussed on WTMJ 620

WTMJ 620

01:37 min | 2 years ago

"leo schmitz" Discussed on WTMJ 620

"From ABC news. I'm Todd ant. President Trump called into Fox News Saturday night to discuss the ongoing government shutdown now beginning its fourth week saying he hasn't taken the step of declaring the border situation a national emergency because he wants to give Democrats the chance to quote act responsibly after the hundreds of thousands of federal workers now feeling the effects of the I miss paycheck. We're talking about the border, and I have to say a lot of the people that aren't getting their checks. I letting us know we don't care you've got to solve the crisis at the border humanitarian crisis and its national security. It's very important to president speaking to Justice with Janine host Janine Pirro. Members of congress are out of town and no negotiations around the calendar and Illinois state trooper was fatally struck Saturday by a vehicle on I to ninety four in Northbrook while investigating a crash during a snowstorm in the midwest director of the Illinois state police, Leo Schmitz sustained serious injuries. As a result of this crash was given CPR on scene off duty. Nurse. The trooper Chris Lambert was from the ISP's district. Fifteen he was thirty four leaving behind a wife and a one year old Jake Patterson accused of killing James and Denise clause abducting their daughter thirteen year old Jamie Kloss was once a normal teenager this. According to Victoria, Fisher, the mother of Jake's childhood friends who said he spent time at her house and all seem pretty normal. It was so quiet, but my husband said he had wonderful manners. You know, nothing said mass murderer to me. Clause.

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"leo schmitz" Discussed on NewsRadio KFBK

NewsRadio KFBK

02:12 min | 2 years ago

"leo schmitz" Discussed on NewsRadio KFBK

"What's in your wallet is a paycheck hundreds of thousands of federal workers receiving empty paychecks? Oliver Garcia father of four is selling his camper and car to make ends meet. We can get rid of the camper in the car. We could make up some cash to pay for the mortgage Kelly chafe in furloughed from the department of the interior says she's out of money or two dollars. I can't pay my student loan. My federal student loan. Pay my rent, nor can I pay my car insurance or my car payment. And across the country, the impacts in the shutdown are snowballing ABC's. Lana Zak reporting, Illinois state trooper Chris Lambert was killed on the job Saturday at a press conference Saturday night, director of the state police. Leo Schmitz traffic crash investigation. He was struck by vehicle. Traveling northbound ninety four the thirty four year old officer died while assisting other motorists Todd ant ABC. From the twenty four seven KFB K digital news center. I'm Jordan Christmas. Newsradio KFB K northern California. Authorities say two adults and a child had died in a murder suicide inside of a home. The Mendocino county sheriff's office says the bodies were found Thursday in the town of Willard's and evidence indicates a forty nine year old man killed a thirty two year old woman as well as an eight year old boy and then killed himself. A thority say the couple was in a relationship, and where the parents of the boy, a California man who spent twenty seven years behind bars for attempted murder. He denied committing is free. After his sentence was commuted, the California innocence project says Quinton Moore's was released Thursday from Folsom state prison, then governor Jerry Brown commuted more is as nineteen Ninety-four potential life sentence last August allowing him to be granted parole is expected to spend some time in a halfway house in the Los Angeles area. Moore's was convicted of being the masked gunmen who opened fire on four teenagers in Los Angeles in one thousand nine. Ninety-one one team identified him. But there is no scientific evidence. And another felon later confessed to the crime more is as conviction was briefly reversed but restored on appeal Jordan, Christmas, NewsRadio KFB k now, traffic.

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"leo schmitz" Discussed on NewsRadio KFBK

NewsRadio KFBK

02:20 min | 2 years ago

"leo schmitz" Discussed on NewsRadio KFBK

"Members of congress or out of town and no negotiations are on the calendar for ending the partial government shutdown as it begins its fourth week air travelers are being affected by the shutdown traveler Matt into mind notices the shutdown affecting Miami International Airport. I've noticed how long the regular lines are and teams absurd. Even the paycheck lines are much longer than they should be airport. Spokesman Greg chin guar seeing higher than number TSA screeners call out from work and not to work leading to the closing of one of Miami airport terminals, traveler, David Holmes, everybody should get paid for their work. And. Might be the situation is just ridiculous. Workers getting paid until after the government reopens Chuck Sivertsen. ABC news and Illinois state. Police trooper was fatally struck Saturday evening by vehicle and I to ninety four Northbrook while investigating a crash during a snowstorm in the midwest director of Illinois state police, Leo Schmitz trooper labor sustained serious injuries. As a result of this crash. What was given CPR on scene? By an off duty nurse. The trooper Chris Lambert was from the ISP's district. Fifteen he was thirty four leaving behind a wife and a one year old Jake Patterson accused of killing James and Denise clause and abducting their daughter thirteen year old Jamie wants a normal teenager this. According to Victoria, Fisher, the mother of one of Jake's childhood friends who said he spent time at her house and all seem pretty normal. He was so quiet, but my husband said he had wonderful manners. You know, nothing said mass murderer to me Jaime Kloss was held captive for almost three months and is now back with family. Shirley, Boone longtime wife of singer, Pat Boone as well. As a philanthropist has died. She was eighty four she passed away Friday surrounded by her four daughters. According to Milt Su-chen, Pat, Boone's manager, Shirley and Pat Boone had been married for sixty five years. You're listening to ABC news. From the twenty four seven KFB digital news center. I'm Jordan Christmas. Newsradio KFI PK. Police say that one person has died in foreign critical condition following apparent drug overdoses at a house of Chico a dozen people were taken out of the house on Saturday morning and were brought to hospitals.

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"leo schmitz" Discussed on 850 WFTL

850 WFTL

02:17 min | 2 years ago

"leo schmitz" Discussed on 850 WFTL

"You out, West Palm Beach. Coral Springs lake worth. From ABC news. I'm Todd at members of congress out of town. Not Goshi nations are on the calendar for ending the partial government shutdown as it begins its fourth week air travelers are being affected by the shutdown traveler Matt into mind notices the shutdown affecting Miami International Airport. I've noticed how long the regular lines are and teams absurd. Even a paycheck lines are much longer than they should be here. For spokesman Greg chin guar seeing higher than number TSA screeners call out from work and shelter more leading to the closing of one of Miami airport terminals, traveler, David OEMs everybody should get paid for their work and the situations. Just ridicule Chiesi workers not getting paid until after the government, reopens Chuck Sivertsen. ABC news and Illinois state. Police trooper was fatally struck Saturday evening by vehicle and I two ninety four Northbrook while investigating a crash during a snowstorm in the midwest director of annoys state police, Leo Schmitz. Sustained serious injuries. As a result of this crash. What was given CPR on scene by an off-duty? Nurse. The trooper Chris Lambert was from the ISP's district. Fifteen he was thirty four leaving behind a wife and a one year old Jake Patterson accused of killing James and Denise clause and abducting their daughter thirteen year old Jamie was once a normal teenager this. According to Victoria, Fisher, the mother of one of Jake's childhood friends who said he spent time at her house and all seem pretty normal. He was so quiet, but my husband said he had wonderful manners. You know, he nothing said mass murderer, you know, to me Jaime clause was held captive for almost three months and is now back with family. Shirley, Boone longtime wife of singer, Pat Boone as well. As a philanthropist has died. She was eighty four she passed away Friday surrounded by her four daughters, according to build Su-chen, Pat, Boone's manager, Shirley, Pat Boone had been married for sixty five years. You're listening to ABC news ready to create your own income with your own home based business where there's no such thing as getting laid off. If a billionaire entrepreneur spent five years in twenty million dollars searching for the next big trend..

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"leo schmitz" Discussed on WGN Radio

WGN Radio

01:30 min | 2 years ago

"leo schmitz" Discussed on WGN Radio

"Start questioning the Paris police say he is accused of repeatedly sexually assaulting a girl from June of two thousand sixteen. To December of twenty seventeen prosecutors say he was also. Arrested five times for other sex crimes a northern California man awarded over two hundred and eighty nine million dollars by a jury that found he was sickened. By roundup weed killer, made by Monsanto the landmark. Case says ABC's Alec stone in California the lawsuit was the first to go to, trial among hundreds filed, here in California and in federal court claiming roundup weed killer causes non-hodgkin's lymphoma claim that the, maker Monsanto denies jurors here in California finding the product contributed to Dwayne Johnson's cancer and that the company should have provided a warning label of. The health hazards that ABC's, Alec, stone the mother of Michael Brown Leslie expands Says she is running. For Ferguson Missouri city council Brown was shot and killed by a police officer back in two thousand fourteen and spark days of protests and riots McFadden announced her bid for the city council seat this afternoon there are. Eighty-one new state troopers about to hit the road and Illinois graduation was held at the Illinois state police academy today state police director Leo Schmitz told the. Cadet's they made an, excellent career choice forced is. An excellent career excellent it's not just a job it's a calling I look around, I see people that, have retired people are still working now this is a calling.

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Patti Vasquez

00:15 sec | 2 years ago

California, Alec Stone and Illinois State Police Academy discussed on Patti Vasquez

"Accused of repeatedly sexually assaulting a girl from June of two thousand sixteen. To December of twenty seventeen prosecutors say he was also. Arrested five times for other sex crimes a northern California man awarded over two hundred and eighty nine million dollars by a

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"leo schmitz" Discussed on WGN Radio

WGN Radio

02:53 min | 3 years ago

"leo schmitz" Discussed on WGN Radio

"President Trump refused to criticise Russia for its role in the election meddling of the two thousand sixteen, voting despite the fact that his administration just last, week indicted thirteen Russian agents for doing just that the president was asked as he stood alongside. Vladimir Putin if he, believes his intelligence experts or the president of Russia great confidence. In my intelligence people, but I will tell you that President Putin was extremely strong and powerful in his denial today and he, says he thinks it's a good idea To let the Russians help in the investigation of those very Russian agents what is it incredible offer he offered. To have the people working on the case come and. Work with Aaron investigators with respect to the twelve people I think that's an incredible off it is not sitting well on Capitol Hill Senator John McCain Republican of Arizona called the president's news conference one of the most disgraceful performances in memory by US president. And from Senate Democratic leader Chuck Schumer rather than placing blame, for what happened in two thousand. Sixteen on Russia where it belongs the president had the goal to blame both countries for the. Troubled relationship the president put what's best for him Over what's? Best for the security and well-being of the United States, house speaker Paul Ryan and other Republicans says there is no question. That Russia interfered in the twenty. Sixteen election and continues to try to undermine democracy in the, US and around the world CVS says it. Has fired two employees who called police on black woman trying to use coupons at a, store in the Edgewater neighborhood here's WGN's Ryan burrow CBS releasing a statement on social, media saying it. Has apologized to the customer and the to Chicago colleagues who were involved. Are no longer employed by CVS l. When she they. Arrive Hudson posted a, cell phone video Friday night of a white manager calling nine one one on, her after she tried to use a coupon that the employees thought was phony what of the employees involved has been identified as the president of the log cabin Republicans of Illinois and a. Candidate for Chicago city alderman Brian burrow WGN two, year old child was killed in an early morning. House, fire in Rockford several other people were in the house at the time where he will to escape governor signed a Bill allowing for a judge. To, issue an emergency restraining order, removing guns from people deemed dangerous by family members or law enforcement here in the state police director Leo Schmitz applauding that we might be able. To get some guns away from people that should that have them at, that time and family medicine for his person probably would figure. That out I. Governor Rauner says he feels the bipartisan measure strikes a balance between constitutional rights and public safety now federal judges temporarily stop deportations of families who have recently been reunited After they were separated. At the border by the Trump administration the ACLU filed paperwork saying attorneys were concerned.

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"leo schmitz" Discussed on WGN Radio

WGN Radio

01:30 min | 3 years ago

"leo schmitz" Discussed on WGN Radio

"His effort to save a second girl who was struggling in the water to was kind of in shock and scared so just only eight we're gonna be fine we dying tonight and she smiled mondays vigil will be held at the beach at six pm pam jones wgn news with president trump announcing his pick for the supreme court later monday multiple sources telling abc news the final four individuals that he's considering our judges brett cavenaugh thomas hardiman amy coney barrett and raymond kessler abc's johnson says we've also learned there's four different public relations campaigns that are planned so that the administration is fully prepared when the president makes his final decision white house has a full plan right now that they have been prepping briefing books documents they have binders ready to go they even cut television ads that they have a plan to run in several states to support the nominee that's abc's johnson tucci reporting from washington nor arrested at a protest that shut down on northbound lanes of the dan ryan saturday from seventy six to sixty seven protesters carried banners demanding commonsense gun laws better schools jobs mayoral candidate garry mccarthy says he supports the decision by you'll annoys state police director leo schmitz allowing the march to proceed on the northbound lanes professionally knows what he's doing and i trust leo's judgment that that was the call it needed to be made right there on highway mccarthy.

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"leo schmitz" Discussed on WNYC 93.9 FM

WNYC 93.9 FM

01:38 min | 3 years ago

"leo schmitz" Discussed on WNYC 93.9 FM

"Protests or is planned to shut down a portion of a busy expressway in chicago this morning despite an appeal from the police asking them to reconsider npr's cheryl corley reports demonstrators say the protest is to put a spotlight on chicago gun violence activists church leaders and relatives of people injured and killed by gun violence say this plan to march along an expressway is just what's needed to get city and state officials to pay more attention to the problem chicago activists father michael pfleger says he's lent plenty of marches in neighborhoods plagued by gun violence and it's time for different approach we're moving to one of the main arteries of the city just saying that we are not gonna have business as usual they had of the illinois state police leo schmitz says march is too dangerous to allow the potential for death or injury to pedestrians on the expressway no matter how righteous to cause is enormous schmidt says state police might have to make arrests but those planning to march say they won't be deterred cheryl corley npr news chicago this is npr news and this is wnyc in new york i'm sean carlson last week's us supreme court decision allowing certain government workers to opt out of paying union dues is having an impact already wnyc's fred mogul reports there are about thirty one thousand state employees who aren't union members but who've long paid fees to unions to compensate them for collective bargaining in various work protections new york state's controller office which controls the state payroll says albany wolf stop deducting these fees from paychecks starting next week in antiunion group new choice new york launched what it's calling an educational campaign earlier this week.

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"leo schmitz" Discussed on WGN Radio

WGN Radio

03:07 min | 3 years ago

"leo schmitz" Discussed on WGN Radio

"Tune in here is your news is deputy ponga it's eighty one degrees right now at o'hare chicago police fatally shot a man in the west garfield park neighborhood tuesday night in an incident that also left two officers hospitalized both officers were taken to a hospital as well being treated for anxiety and issues related to the confrontation that's area north jeopardy police chief negotiator who says police responded to reports of an armed man in the forty seven hundred block of west fulton around eight pm tuesday night please they confrontation led to two officers firing six to seven shots at suspect who died later at stroz your hospital both officers are being placed on thirty day desk duty as the civilian office of police accountability investigates merrill park man has been sentenced to nearly two decades in prison for selling the drugs that way to a heroin overdose kevin liska was convicted in march when one count of drug induced homicide for the twenty fifteen deaths of twenty six year old marcus pension from naperville liska was sentenced to eighteen years the grandi counter coroner is asking for the public's help and identifying a teenage girl shot in the head and dumped along a road and moore's forty two years ago john callahan says the illinois state crime lab was able to put together a full dna profile knowing that someone sister someone whose mother maybe it's is done in the back of my mind say it's the only cold case in grungy county the trump administration is restating obama era guidance that encourage schools to take a person's race into account to encourage diversity in admissions this changed gives schools and universities the okay from the federal government to admit students without considering their race the schools can now use this guidance to help defend themselves against lawsuits over admission policies the photographer who took the iconic photo of elian gonzalez has died abc's linda lopez has that story i could hear the footsteps in the house india was the only photographer inside the home where elian gonzales was staying when the boy was seized in a predawn raid by federal agents the as snapped the picture of a terrified six year old elian facing a federal agent in tactical gear has weapon drawn all the crying boy was in the arms of the cuban voter who had rescued him from the water months earlier photo won the pulitzer prize he had just retired in december it's amazing to know that your photo will live on ellen diaz was seventy one years old linda lopez abc news and illinois law enforcement beefing up patrols ahead of the holiday state police director leo schmitz this weekend illinois state troopers will focus on identifying the fate for traffic violation statewide speedy dui's seatbelts and distracted driving chicago police superintendent eddie johnson says the is putting an additional fifteen hundred officers on the streets that began last night he says there is no credible threat to chicago's fourth of july festivities sports traffic and weather are next on wgn welcome to total wine and more boy this beer out of the way how about if i.

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"leo schmitz" Discussed on WLS-AM 890

WLS-AM 890

02:15 min | 3 years ago

"leo schmitz" Discussed on WLS-AM 890

"The death penalty in illinois for mass murderers and cop killers got a hearing in springfield this afternoon bill cameron reports the former state repre sponsored the bill abolishing the death penalty back in twenty eleven returned to springfield argue against bringing it back karen yarbrough zero the cook county recorder of deeds justified it makes no sense the death penalty is hard to apply fairly we know extremely expensive to litigate we know it doesn't deter crime especially for those derange actors who want to die anyway but on the other side state release director leo schmitz testified in favor of breaking it back i believe it's all our job to stop any an all targeting and killing of police officers and mass murders of our children bringing it back is not expected to pass but it is charging governor runners reelection campaign bill cameron wls am eight ninety news president trump visiting cia headquarters in langley virginia today to take part in the ceremonial swearing in of new cia director gina hospital speaking at the ceremony hospital acknowledged the importance of what her confirmation means for equal rights i would be remiss if i did not also note the tremendous pride i take and being the first woman to serve as director i would not be standing before you today if not for the remarkable courage and dedication displayed by generations of os s an agency women enrolls both large and small who challenge stereotypes broke down barriers and open doors for the rest of us as bill thank president trump for her nomination especially given the political resistance for nomination faced and families were eating a weekend lunch at the surf and turf lodge when roger self got up from the table walked out of the place and suddenly there was a loud boom in the crash of a vehicle plowing into the restaurant police say self intentionally rammed a vehicle into that restaurant shortly after midday yesterday in bessemer city leaving his twenty six year old daughter and his daughterinlaw dead and injuring his son wife and granddaughter vehicle's driver roger self was immediately arrested he has been charged with two counts of first degree murder authorities say the preliminary evidence indicates he purposely drove all the way into the restaurant police have offered little insight into why a father would run down his family members but a.

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"leo schmitz" Discussed on WGN Radio

WGN Radio

02:07 min | 3 years ago

"leo schmitz" Discussed on WGN Radio

"Anna ended early this morning it began last night just after seven o'clock inside the maximum security lee correctional institution in bishop ville a prison spokesman announcing this morning that seven inmates were killed seventeen other inmates are hospitalized no officers were injured nasa has a scheduled launch tonight it's the next planted planet hunting mission another golden period rexel planet sign says nasa has a doctor martin still says it's a new space telescope called tests the transiting exoplanet survey satellite says it'll enables scientists to examine new planets in greater detail at the launches in cape canaveral at six thirty two pm eastern time tonight former fbi director james comey is in chicago this week promoting his new book on sunday he took aim at president trump in an exclusive interview with abc news chief anchor george stephanopoulos say it's a dangerous time in our country i think it is and i chose those words carefully i was worried when i chose the word dangerous i i thought is that an overstatement and i don't think it is why not i worry that the norms at the center of this country we can fight as americans about guns or taxes or immigration and we always have but we have in common is a set of norms most importantly the truth and if we lose that if we lose tethering of our leaders to that truth what are we going me was fired last year he had scheduled a lecture this friday night at chicago's harris theater for music and dance former illinois governor rod blagojevich could find out today whether he'll serve out the remainder of his prison sentence we expect to hear from the us supreme court on whether it'll take up his latest appeal on corruption charges he's serving a fourteen year sentence hoping to have that sentence shortened and there's a new safer way to get rid of your expired prescription meds illinois state police said adding drug collection receptacles at district headquarters including an elgin displays and joliet director leo schmitz tells wgn residents can help keep drugs out of the hands those who struggle with abuse if one life is saved by our citizens turning.

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"leo schmitz" Discussed on WGN Radio

WGN Radio

02:18 min | 3 years ago

"leo schmitz" Discussed on WGN Radio

"Who a separate plan preferred by teachers unions lawmakers voted seventy three thirty four today to send the legislation to the senate tomorrow representative patricia belik everybody now and i will be happy with a second today the bill increases funding for school districts then distributes money in a way lawmakers say is more active of all part of the bill provide seventy five million dollars for tax credits for people who donate to private scholarships that provision was not supported by teachers unions on a route or has signed controversial immigration law under the trust act police will not be able to stop or detain someone based on their immigration status alone it's widely supported by law enforcement including state police director leo schmitz all people in the state of illinois should feel secure and have the ability to reach out to any of us law enforcement wetherbee state county miss of all should be able to report crimes in costs for assistance that's what we do proponents of the trust act stressed this does not turn illinois into a sanctuary state but some republicans who oppose it characterize it that way it comes as president trump is threatened sanctuary cities such as chicago authorities say to women were killed in a shooting inside a public library in the eastern new mexico community of clovis the violence erupted inside the downtown building round four this afternoon they say four people who who were injured include two women and two men the government is in custody but police chief doug ford said investigators have not yet determined what prompted the shooting president trump has reversed an obama administration order in signed an executive order to restore the flow of surplus military gear to local police departments the obama administration severely limited the program two years ago amid public outcry over how the equipment was used during protest in ferguson missouri after the fatal shooting of eighteen year old michael brown attorney general jeff sessions announced the president's decision to a cheering crowd at the national convention of the fraternal order of police in nashville tennessee wgn sports bears seve her cameron meredith will be out for the season meredith went down in sunday's game against the titans an mri revealed that he has a torn acl more tests will be needed to determine the severity of his injuries cubs the pirates last night originally field cubbies six pirates one the white sox were they begin a threegame series.

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