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Mother of Travis King, soldier charged with desertion to North Korea, says family plans to ‘fight charges hard’

"The actions that the Army is saying that he's doing is not Travis." ByMark Guarino October 25, 2023, 5:10 AM The mother of Travis King, a U.S. Army private charged by the Army with desertion for crossing the Demilitarized Zone into North Korea this summer, said that her family plans [...]

December 27, 2023|Categories: ABC News|Tags: , |

Comedians say threats are not jokes in new Sandy Hook Promise gun violence PSA

By Mark Guarino Funny is not a word associated with the tragedy of mass shootings across the U.S. Yet when Sandy Hook Promise, an advocacy group working to prevent gun violence, designed its latest public awareness campaign, it turned to comedians to help spread its message. Wanda Sykes, Margaret Cho, [...]

December 27, 2023|Categories: ABC News|Tags: , , |

Who is Brandon Johnson? Chicago mayoral win is victory for Chicago Teachers Union

New mayor faces Chicago's mounting crime issues and pension debt obligations ByMark Guarino April 5, 2023, 12:48 PM Chicago -- Before his victory speech Tuesday, Chicago’s mayor-elect Brandon Johnson was introduced at the podium by the president of his greatest benefactor: The Chicago Teachers Union (CTU). The alliance, which [...]

December 27, 2023|Categories: ABC News, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , |

Chicago mayoral race: Brandon Johnson wins runoff, Paul Vallas concedes

Chicago mayoral race: Brandon Johnson wins runoff, Paul Vallas concedes By Mark Guarino April 4, 2023, 10:37 PM CHICAGO -- Brandon Johnson, a former public school teacher, will become Chicago's next mayor. His margin of victory -- approximately 51% to 49% as of late Tuesday night, per [...]

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