10, Mar 2014 - Adams, IL Vietnamese court rejects appeals by dissident - Quincy Herald-Whig | Illinois & Missouri News, Spor
HANOI, Vietnam (AP) - A Vietnamese appeals court on Tuesday upheld the conviction and 30-month prison sentence against a U.S.-trained lawyer and well-known dissident found guilty of tax evasion in a case that international rights groups say was politically motivated.
06, Mar 2014 - Adams, IL IOC: Activist not jailed for criticism - Quincy Herald-Whig | Illinois & Missouri News, Sports
SOCHI, Russia (AP) - The International Olympic Committee says it's has been assured that a Russian activist's three-year prison sentence was not related to his criticism of the environmental impact of Olympic construction in Sochi.
06, Mar 2014 - Adams, IL New proposals aimed at fighting heroin abuse
There's a push for a new strategy in Illinois aimed at fighting the state's growing heroin epidemic. Republican lawmakers have introduced a package of bills in the house designed to address heroin abuse and other related crimes.