WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. airline passengers who travel with their pets will have access to more information about a carrier's animal-safety record under regulations announced on Wednesday by the U.S. Transportation Department.
Chicago police did not count about a quarter of the aggravated assault and aggravated battery victims in its crime statistics in 2012, a year in which the city was under a national microscope because of rising violence, an audit by the city’s top watchdog found.
WASHINGTON - President Barack Obama on Monday vowed to act on his own on immigration reform after House of Representatives Speaker John Boehner told him Republicans would not vote on immigration legislation this year.
The Coca-Cola Company said Monday it will remove a controversial flavoring stabilizer from some of its drinks, following rival PepsiCo.'s announcement earlier this year that it would drop the same ingredient from its drinks.
Gary Becker, a Nobel Prize -winning professor of economics and sociology at the University of Chicago whom colleagues called one of the most influential economists of the 20st century, died over the weekend according to Jeremy Manier, spokesman for the university . He was 83.