The Daily Northwestern

Former congressman Allen West discusses U.S. military action

Jonathan Li, Reporter

November 15, 2013

Filed under Campus, Speakers

Former congressman Allen West (R-Fla.) spoke Thursday about whether the United States should use military action to spread freedom. West’s talk, which took place Thursday afternoon, was sponsored by the Northwestern University...

Retired officer’s report alleges EPD wrongdoing in Greenwell case

Jia You, Assistant City Editor

February 14, 2013

Filed under City, Crime, Local

An expert report produced by a retired Chicago police sergeant alleges Evanston police committed misconduct in the mistaken handcuffing of 13-year-old Diwani Greenwell, the son of Medill Prof. Ava Greenwell. Evanston Police...

George McGovern, Northwestern alum and former U.S. senator, dead at 90

Paulina Firozi, Campus Editor

October 21, 2012

Filed under Alumni, Campus

George McGovern, former three-term U.S. senator, 1972 Democratic presidential nominee and notable Northwestern alumnus, died Sunday morning at the age of 90. A statement from his family confirmed his death, according to The...