Three activists who travelled to Chicago for a NATO summit were accused Saturday of manufacturing Molotov cocktails in a plot to attack President Barack Obama's campaign headquarters, Mayor Rahm Emanuel's home and other targets.
Excerpt from the Viewpoint editorial in today's Sunday Register, May 20, 2012: A regional tourism report shows the industry grew 6.5 percent last year here in the heartland, the vacation destination for the rich and beautiful, and everyone else. It's a $40 billion industry, and it grew by $2 billion in 2011.
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Pity the War of 1812. Its bicentennial is at hand and events are planned for all over North America, from Canada and the Great Lakes to the Mid-Atlantic and the South. But good luck finding someone who can explain in 10 words or less what the war was about.