Counties getting more funds under the $100 million jail reform effort include Chicago's Cook County, Los Angeles County and Mecklenburg County, N.C. Several have reported declines in their average daily jail populations, including Philadelphia, Lucas County, Oh., and Charleston County, S.C.
The implementation of GST had an adverse impact on manufacturing and may delay investment revival, the Reserve Bank said today while hoping that there will be simplification of the new indirect tax re ... Read more
It was remarkable, both for its substance and the fact that it came from a source that was, by any stretch of the imagination, inclined to be against guns and in favor of regulation. But FiveThirtyEig ... Read more
The Union cabinet was today apprised of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) signed by the railways ministry with Switzerland which would help the two countries in developing tilting trains. Tilting tr ... Read more
In an example of how U.S. Justice Department priorities are changing, new U.S. Attorney Justin Herdman in Cleveland has eliminated the office's civil rights unit and has established a new division tha ... Read more
Police take 126 into custody in protests over the not-guilty verdict in the murder trial of former patrolman Jason Stockley, who shot and killed drug suspect Anthony Lamar Smith in 2011, after a high- ... Read more