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Chicago Police Department to hire almost 1000 new officers

There will also be promotions for existing officers, with 200 new detectives, 112 new sergeants and 50 new lieutenants, he said. Johnson said that the decision to increase the police force came following discussions with the mayor but said that he had no information on how Chicago planned to pay for the addition of new officers.



Clinton, Dems haul in $154M in September

He said he had also threatened to invite Ms Flowers to sit in the front row of the first debate, but later retracted the invitation. The person was not authorized to discuss publicly the private conversations and spoke on condition of anonymity.


Gas Prices on the Rise in New England

Gas Prices on the Rise in New England

The Dearborn-based auto club told the Associated Press that the average price for self-serve regular unleaded gasoline was about $2.24 per gallon on Sunday, Sept. AAA says a preliminary decision by OPEC nations to limit production may have an impact on oil prices. AAA Northeast is a not-for-profit auto club with 62 offices in Rhode Island, Massachusetts, Connecticut, New Jersey, New Hampshire and NY, providing more than 5.2 million local AAA members with travel, insurance, finance, and ...


Supreme Court rejects NCAA appeal of O'Bannon case

Supreme Court rejects NCAA appeal of O'Bannon case

If the band wins its case before the high court, which will hear the case in its current term and rule by the end of June, that decision would also hand a victory to the Redskins. The justices' votes at the time were not announced, but the court's liberals and conservatives were split at oral argument last spring. Even with a more modest docket, the court can't completely avoid some critical conflicts this term.



Bill and Hillary Clinton Hit Battleground States of Michigan, Ohio Today

Bill Clinton was last in MI to walk in Detroit's Labor Day parade. Democrats are counting on a large turnout to help counter Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump's pitch to middle-class workers that he can stop companies from moving manufacturing jobs out of the U.S.