Detroit's police chief stepped down Monday after a week of embarrassing revelations about a sexual relationship with a subordinate, forcing the city to search for a fifth leader in four years for a department dealing with one of the nation's highest violent-crime rates.
Emanuel said he will implement a “cut and invest” strategy. To do so, he plans to reduce the budget shortfall without increasing taxes and fees, invest in after-school programs and improve the management of the city’s health care and debt collection systems.
Mayor Rahm Emanuel's office on Monday announced plans to complete the Chicago Riverwalk so that it will run continuously from the lakefront to the heart of downtown. The city hopes to make the walkway along the river's main branch into a recreational amenity.
STOCKHOLM — British researcher John Gurdon and Shinya Yamanaka of Japan won this year's Nobel Prize in physiology or medicine on Monday for discovering that mature, specialized cells of the body can be reprogrammed into stem cells — a discovery that scientists hope to turn into new t
Earlier this year, district officials promised a more simplified process—one that required a single application, but CPS said they’re holding off on its roll out because there are “so many other new initiatives being implemented.”