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Evanston woman charged with felony for deathly substance threat

Stavros Agorakis, A&E Editor

September 29, 2016

A 28-year-old Evanston woman was charged with a felony after she allegedly mailed an envelope to the Illinois State Tollway Authority containing a granular substance. Authorities with the Federal Bureau of Investigation were...

NU campuses in Evanston, Chicago to remain open following UChicago gun threat

Drew Gerber, Assistant Campus Editor

November 29, 2015

Northwestern announced Sunday evening that both Evanston and Chicago campuses would operate as normal on Monday, following an online gun violence threat at the University of Chicago's Hyde Park campus. After receiving inform...

Matney: Anonymity, security are divided while intertwined

Lucas Matney, Columnist

October 13, 2014

In an interview Sunday on "60 Minutes," FBI Director James Comey attacked Apple’s most recent iPhone software security improvement as a development that would protect pedophiles and kidnappers from prosecution. His concerns reg...

Updated: Evanston police fatally shoot suspected bank robber

Ciara McCarthy, City Editor

December 16, 2013

Police shot and killed an Evanston resident and suspected bank robber Monday afternoon in downtown Evanston, officials said. Police identified the man Tuesday as Kevin Ross, 29. Officers responded to a reported robbery at...