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WikiLeaks’ Julian Assange faces US charge

By Danica Kirka Associated Press LONDON (AP) — British police on Thursday hauled a bearded and shouting Julian Assange from the Ecuadorian Embassy where he was holed up for nearly seven years, and the U.S. charged the WikiLeaks founder…

Uneasy about economy, businesses back off on hiring

By Joynce M. Rosenberg AP Business Writer NEW YORK (AP) — Samantha Martin does most of the annual hiring for her public relations firm in the first quarter. But not this year — clients worried about a slowing economy are cutting their…

Woman jailed in Rockford stabbing incident

Staff Report ROCKFORD -- A 42-year-old Chicago woman was jailed in Rockford Saturday for alleging stabbing another woman. Lsean Gilmore is charged with aggravated battery with a knife and aggravated assault. Police say those charges…

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