It is still eight months away from Indiana’s Republican primary but the attack ads are already starting — at least in one unexpected race.The Washington, D.C.–based conservative group Club for Growth is targeting the iconic U.S.
In Postville, Iowa on May 12th, 2008, 900 heavily armed immigration agents shackled and took away 389 undocumented workers while working at Agriprocessors, the largest kosher slaughterhouse and meat-packing plant in the country.
Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel announced Friday he's laying off up to 625 city workers, after labor leaders blew a Friday deadline to come up with a list of cost-saving measures in order to avoid pink slips."I took the steps because I cannot wish away this budget shortfall," Emanuel said.
In Leelanau County in Northern Michigan, a small American Indian tribe has struggled for generations to survive economic and social hardships. The tribe has always been deeply connected to the lakes economically and culturally.
As the population of northern China explodes, it needs more water than the land can provide. To bring water to its thirsty cities, the government has embarked on the world’s most expensive and largest engineering feat: the South-North Water Diversion Project.