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CHICAGO - Changes in the law regarding same-sex marriage, medical marijuana and other once-polarizing issues have encouraged advocates who hope the country is ready to address another taboo: giving terminally ill people a say in how they die.
On a typical school night, Nicole Bankowski averages about five hours of sleep. She is taking four AP classes, along with serving as editor of the school newspaper, treasurer of the student council and member of the show choir.
A standoff that began midday Tuesday when a Harvey police officer was shot continued Wednesday morning, with two suspects still barricaded inside a home and holding two children and two women hostage, authorities said.
The last four hostages being held in Harvey, Ill., since Tuesday have been released, authorities said. The two suspects who had been holding them are in custody.
Two police officers were shot in the Illinois city of Harvey, near Chicago, on Tuesday and two suspects were holding a woman and five children hostage at the scene, officials said.
Three children who were among five children initially held hostage in the Chicago-area city of Harvey along with a woman were released Tuesday evening from the home where two offenders barricaded themselves and earlier shot two police officers.
Two children who were among five children being held hostage with a woman in the Chicago-area city of Harvey were released Tuesday evening from the home where two offenders have barricaded themselves and earlier shot two police officers.