Gaza conflict brings out supporters from both sides

On one side of the street, hundreds of Israeli supporters holding blue and white flags gathered. On the other, pro-Palestine activists stared across and demanded an end to Israeli “apartheid.” The heated stand-off on Tuesday outside the Israeli consulate in the Loop lasted more than an hour and ended with one arrest, according to Chicago Police.

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Reputed mobster allegedly tossed woman down stairs 3 times: affidavit

An informant said Robert “Bobby” Panozzo Sr., 54, boasted about killing an elderly woman around 1987, according to an affidavit police obtained for a search warrant. Panozzo “jokes about how surprisingly difficult it was to murder an elderly woman,” according to the affidavit.

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