Pro-Israel Effort to Smear Penn President Started Well Before Oct. 7

Few U.S. colleges have generated more controversy for their response to Israel’s war on Gaza than the University of Pennsylvania. Penn’s president Liz Magill faced criticism for her answers about hypothetical scenarios of antisemitism posed during a congressional hearing by Rep. Elise Stefanik, R-N.Y., who has herself faced criticism for embracing antisemitic conspiracy theories. Stefanik’s … Read more

Illinois high school basketball scores

Please send scores and corrections to preps@suntimes.com. Saturday, January 13, 2024 MID-SUBURBAN – WEST Hoffman Estates at Barrington, 6:30 NORTH SUBURBAN Stevenson at Libertyville, 5:30 UPSTATE EIGHT Glenbard East at Glenbard South, 1:00 South Elgin at Bartlett, 5:30 NON CONFERENCE Ashton-Franklin Center at Earlville, 4:30 Bolingbrook at Downers Grove South, 2:30 Boylan at North Chicago, … Read more

Video captures burglar with large rock smashing into Southern California businesses

Surveillance video captured a man smashing into businesses in a series of destructive burglaries in Woodland Hills.  Early Friday morning, at least three shops were burglarized after a suspect used a large rock to smash his way in. The break-ins took place around 2 a.m. at a strip mall along Ventura Boulevard.  Security cameras captured … Read more

A Proud Boys member who wielded an axe handle during the Capitol riot gets over 4 years in prison

A jailed member of the Proud Boys extremist group was sentenced on Friday to more than four years in prison for his role in a mob’s attack on the U.S. Capitol three years ago, court records show. William Chrestman, a U.S. Army veteran from Olathe, Kansas, brandished an axe handle and threated police with violence … Read more

Donald Trump Jr. has some thoughts on Hunter Biden’s manliness

While speaking in support of his father during an event hosted by the Bull Moose Club at The Machine Shed restaurant in Urbandale, Iowa on Thursday, Donald Trump Jr. threw a verbal low blow at Hunter Biden, calling his manliness into question.  Weighing-in on the controversy surrounding Hunter continuing to dodge a subpoena for a closed-door … Read more