Mayor Rahm Emanuel

President Obama speaks day after midterm elections (Credit: MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

New York, Chicago, Honolulu Launch Fight For Obama Presidential Library

New York, Chicago and Honolulu have each launched efforts to outdo one another as the competition to host President Barack Obaam’s future presidential library comes to a close.

12/05/2014

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N.J. State Lawmaker Demands Probe Of Red-Light Camera Vendor After Bribery Claims

A New Jersey state lawmaker called for an investigation Sunday, in the wake of a lawsuit alleging bribes to government officials in 13 different states by a red-light camera company.

02/09/2014

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Some Schools In New York, Connecticut To Lengthen Class Time

New York and Connecticut are among five states set to announce Monday that they will add at least 300 hours of learning time to the calendar in some schools beginning next year.

12/02/2012