CPD expands liaison team to strengthen ties among LGBTQ+ community

CHICAGO — Chicago Police Superintendent David Brown announced on Thursday the expansion of its department’s LGBTQ+ liaison team. Brown said that the move is part of an effort to improve relationships between police and the city’s LGBTQ community. “These liaisons will serve a pivotal role by engaging with our city’s LGBTQ+ community, building new relationships […]

San Pablo home-invasion robbery suspects arrested

SAN PABLO — Two men were arrested Thursday and a third man was still being sought in connection with a home-invasion robbery last month on the city’s north end, authorities said. In a social-media post, police said officers responded around 8 a.m. May 12 for a report of multiple suspects carrying out that robbery. When […]

House votes to repeal 2002 Iraq War authorization

By Kevin Freking | Associated Press WASHINGTON — The Democratic-led House, with President Joe Biden’s backing, passed legislation Thursday to repeal the 2002 authorization for use of military force in Iraq, a step that supporters said was necessary for Congress to reassert its constitutional duty to weigh in on matters of war. Detractors worried it […]

Gun-waving St. Louis couple pleads guilty to misdemeanors

By Jim Salter | Associated Press ST. LOUIS — A St. Louis couple who gained notoriety for pointing guns at social justice demonstrators pleaded guilty Thursday to misdemeanor charges, but the man left the courthouse defiantly pledging to “do it again” if faced with the same circumstances. Patricia McCloskey pleaded guilty to misdemeanor harassment and […]

Achieving full MCU partition isolation: Fundamentals

There is very little a hacker can do from inside of a partition that is fully isolated from the rest of the system. Achieving full isolation between processes using MMUs requires power-hungry processors, and doing so using MPUs comes with a high level of difficulty. This is the first in a series of papers discussing […]