Saturday, April 28, 2007


Former U.S. senator Carol Moseley Braun breaks wrist in mugging in Chicago
The Associated PressPublished: April 28, 2007


Former U.S. senator and diplomat Carol Moseley Braun suffered a broken wrist when a mugger tried to steal her purse, authorities said.

Braun, a Democrat who ran for president in 2004, was standing at her front door late Friday when an assailant came out of the bushes and tried to take her purse, said her spokesman, Kevin Lampe. When Braun resisted, the man pulled a knife and cut the strap of the purse, Lampe said Saturday.

Here is wishing Ms Moseley Braun a swift recovery.

And the lede should have been "Ex-Presidential Candidate, Former U.S. senator and diplomat...".


At 9:15 PM, Blogger Paddy said...

AP can really suck sometimes.

At 11:37 PM, Anonymous Kevin Lampe said...

On behalf of Ex-Presidential Candidate and Ambassador Carol Moseley Braun, thank you for the kind words. She is doing fine.

Kevin Lampe


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