Daily Archive: September 25, 2013

    Deonta Howard

    4 Now Charged In Chicago Park Shooting That Hit 3-Year-Old

    Two suspected gunmen and two others have been charged in last week’s shooting of 13 people including a 3-year-old boy in a crowded Chicago park, police said Tuesday. Police Superintendent Garry McCarthy said the gunmen opened fire on the group in retaliation for an earlier shooting in which one of them was slightly wounded. He said there …

    Robert Benmosche

    AIG Compares Criticism of Wall Street Bonuses to Lynchings

    In an interview with the Wall Street Journal, AIG CEO Robert Benmosche said that public outrage over the company’s executive bonuses is “sort of like” lynching Black people in the Deep South, reports CNN Money. According to Benmosche, criticism of the bonuses “was intended to stir public anger, to get everybody out there with their pitch forks and t …