1. Meet Kenneth Conley and Jose Banks, two convicted bank robbers imprisoned at the Metropolitan Correctional Center in Chicago.
3. … using this.
4. It’s either a knotted rope or bed sheets, police say.
5. Here’s its harness.
Mugshots via FBI. All other photos by M. Spencer Green for the AP.
- Former Virginia Gov. Jim Gilmore is dropping out of the race for the Republican presidential nomination. He got 133 votes in New Hampshire.
- MLB issued its first-ever lifetime ban for performance enhancing drugs to New York Mets' Jenrry Mejia.
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