Author: Press

U.S. Justice Department, robbery

Hammond Man Sentenced To 70 Months Imprisonment

For Racketeering Conspiracy Hammond, IN-(ENEWSPF)- Javier Castillo, 21, of Hammond, Indiana, was sentenced before District Court Judge Philip P. Simon for his role in a racketeering conspiracy as a member of the Latin Kings street gang, announced U.S. Attorney Thomas L. Kirsch II. Castillo was sentenced to 70 months imprisonment[Read More…]

Adolescent Brains

NIH Releases First Dataset from Unprecedented Study of Adolescent Brain Development

More than 7,500 children recruited for study to date; data available for first 4,500 Bethesda, Maryland—(ENEWSPF)—February 13, 2018 By: NIDA Press Office The National Institutes of Health Tuesday released to the scientific community an unparalleled dataset from the Adolescent Brain Cognitive Development (ABCD) study. To date, more than 7,500 youth[Read More…]

Engineering conflict

Engineering Conflict is Topic of Feb. 27 Black History Month Event at Prairie State College

CHICAGO HEIGHTS—(ENEWSPF)—February 6, 2018. In recognition of Black History Month, Prairie State College (PSC) is hosting a special guest speaker, Dr. David Stovall of the University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC), who will present “Engineering Conflict: Distractions, Conflict and the Future of Black Life,” from noon to 3 p.m. on[Read More…]

Middle East wars child casualties

World ‘Failing to Stop the War on Children,’ Says UNICEF Middle East, North Africa Director

GENEVA—(ENEWSPF)–5 February 2018 – Describing January as “a dark month” in crisis-torn Middle East and North Africa, the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) director for the region said Monday that the violence has had a devastating toll on children, who were being killed in ongoing conflicts or suicide attacks, or[Read More…]

LGBTI rights

Davos: UN Rights Chief Stresses Leading Role of Businesses in Ending LGBTI Discrimination

SWITZERLAND—(ENEWSPF)–26 January 2018 – With major companies joining the growing list of early adopters of United Nations standards to promote equality for lesbian, gay, bi, trans and intersex (LGBTI) people, the UN human rights chief on Friday highlighted the private sector’s crucial leadership role in ensuring the dignity and equal[Read More…]

brown dwarfs sprinkled among newborn stars, NASA, STScI

Hubble Finds Substellar Objects in the Orion Nebula

Baltimore, MD-(ENEWSPF)- In an unprecedented deep survey for small, faint objects in the Orion Nebula, astronomers using NASA’s Hubble Space Telescope have uncovered the largest known population of brown dwarfs sprinkled among newborn stars. Looking in the vicinity of the survey stars, researchers not only found several very-low-mass brown dwarf[Read More…]

Final 2023 Mayoral Forum with Joe Woods

Final Village Trustee Forum – March 19, 2023