Two state lawmakers say the federal government has agreed to buy the unused Thomson Correctional Center for $165 million.State Sen. Mike Jacobs, D-East Moline, and Rep. Richard Morthland, R-Cordova, say Gov.
Chicago's City Council is considering an ordinance to curb certain street activities. Alderman Jason Ervin of the 28th Ward wants to establish so-called "prostitution-free zones". These zones would be off-limits to people who have a history of prostitution-related activity.
Donald Rumsfeld’s career in government service has spanned ten U.S. presidencies and included positions as a congressman, the U.S. ambassador to NATO, White House chief of staff, and special presidential envoy to the Middle East.