WASHINGTON (AP) — One in seven Americans will get at least half a foot of snow outside their homes when this weekend's big storm has finished delivering blizzards, gale-force winds, white-out conditions and flooding to much of the eastern United States.
CHICAGO (AP) — Two Chicago police officers whose official accounts of a 2014 fatal shooting of a black teenager by white Officer Jason Van Dyke contradict parts of a squad-car video have been put on desk duty until investigations are complete.
Browning-Ferris Industries, a subsidiary of Republic Services Inc, this week sought review of the National Labor Relations Board's decision on joint employment by a federal appeals court in Washington. The company "strongly believes that it has rights that require vindication," Browning-Ferris' attorney Stuart Newman of Seyfarth Shaw said of the petition, filed on Wednesday with the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit.