State: Illinois lawmakers crafting concealed carry bill

By Donny Kendal After a federal appeals court ruled against a statewide ban on concealed carry, Illinois lawmakers are scrambling to craft a comprehensive bill before the June 9th deadline. Illinois is the only state where people have no right to carry concealed firearms. This was deemed to be unconstitutional by a federal appeals court … Continue reading State: Illinois lawmakers crafting concealed carry bill

National: Immigration reform debated in U.S. Congress

By Donny Kendal A bipartisan group of Senators, dubbed the “Gang of Eight,” has introduced a comprehensive immigration reform bill that many see as long overdue. The plan has not been finalized, but advocates are excited by the progress. In an ABC News article, Representative Xavier Becerra said, “You’re not hearing a lot of talk … Continue reading National: Immigration reform debated in U.S. Congress

Police Reports

  Wednesday, April 24th at 5:37 p.m.   University police responded to a report by a student who had personal property taken from the Rice Center locker room. BenU police coordinated with the cellphone that was stolen to track, since the phone had been left on. It was found located at Walgreens on Maple, where … Continue reading Police Reports