Federal law enforcement officials arrested the former head of a troubled Cook County jobs program on Friday. Forty-two-year-old Chicago resident Brendolyn Hart-Glover is accused of scheming to falsify documents.
Chicago Public Schools is removing 12 principals and assistant principals today, pending due process hearings, after the CPS Inspector General found the employees falsified free lunch forms for their own children. But the problem isn’t about saving money on lunch.Every year, schools get h
The Libor interest rate determines lending rates for trillions of credit dollars, from loans between financial institutions to adjustable-rate mortgages and credit cards. It's also forms the basis of how the big banks trade an estimated $350 trillion in derivatives worldwide. The manipulations may have cost pension funds and local governments billions of dollars.
Federal prosecutors in Chicago contend that longtime Illinois powerbroker William Cellini deserves to go to prison for up to eight years.A federal jury convicted Cellini in November of conspiring to shake down the Oscar-winning producer of Million Dollar Baby for a contribution to