Standard-Times hockey writer Mick Colageo talks about the Bruins, recent trade talk, along with excerpts of interviews conducted with defenseman Brandon Carlo and centerman Coby Cave after the team's Dec. 8 morning skate at Warrior Arena.
This week's guest on "Tarter Source" with the Journal Star's Steve Tarter is John Kindt, a professor at the University of Illinois and a nationally-recognized gambling expert. Kindt's research has resulted in over 70 academic articles in the areas of the economic impact of legalized gambling and other subjects. He has frequently testified before Congress on the dangers of expanding gambling – as gambling has steadily increased in states like Illinois.
An Alamance County deputy shot and killed a family's German shepard while responding to a medical emergency call Dec. 4. The Irby family posted their own surveillance video of the incident online and officials say at least eight shots were fired.
This story is sparking heated debate online about officer training, why there won't be an official investigation, and why the dog's body will go to the landfill.
Reporter Kate Croxton and online editor Michael Abernethy talk through the story.