The Daily Northwestern

Evanston man files report against Northwestern police, raises conduct questions

Paige Leskin, Reporter

December 24, 2014

An Evanston resident filed a complaint Tuesday with University Police, calling his experience being arrested by an officer Sunday night after a traffic stop “troubling” and “painful." John Foley, 52, told The Daily on...

Barack Obama addresses the killing of Medill alum James Foley

Tyler Pager and Rebecca Savransky

August 20, 2014

President Barack Obama addressed the execution of Medill alumnus James Foley on Wednesday calling his killing “an act of violence that shocks the conscience of the entire world.” Foley (Medill ‘08), a freelance photojournalist,...

Family asks for information more than 100 days after Foley’s kidnapping

Cat Zakrzewski, Assistant In Focus Editor

March 4, 2013

The family of James Foley (Medill '08) released another public appeal for information about his whereabouts Monday, more than 100 days after he initially was taken in Syria. Foley, a freelance conflict zone reporter, was captured...

Updated: Medill alum James Foley taken in Syria, family says

Cat Zakrzewski, Reporter

January 2, 2013

Updated, 8 p.m. Wednesday:  When Foley was captured in 2011, the Northwestern community advocated for his support and release with a rally. University spokesman Al Cubbage said at this time, the University does not have any ...