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  • Chicago SRO legal battle infested with bedbugs

    Chicago SRO legal battle infested with bedbugs
    At one point in the legal battle between residents of a Logan Square single-room occupancy building and the landlord who wanted them out, residents actually used bedbugs as a weapon in their argument to stay put.  In court, tenants tried to make the...
  • Governor, Legislative Leaders Reach Deal On California Movie and TV Tax Credit

    California legislative leaders and Gov. Jerry Brown announced a deal on Wednesday to extend and expand California's movie and TV tax credit, more than tripling its size to $330 million annually. "Proud to announce a deal with Dem and Rep leg. leaders...
  • PwC must face $1 billion lawsuit over MF Global advice

    NEW YORK (Reuters) - A federal judge on Wednesday ordered PricewaterhouseCoopers to face a $1 billion lawsuit claiming that its bad accounting advice was a substantial cause of the October 2011 bankruptcy of MF Global Holdings Ltd, a brokerage run by...
  • Three teens steal car, try to find chop shop on Google, deputies say

    Three teens steal car, try to find chop shop on Google, deputies say
    Three teens who broke into cars and stole a BMW drove up and down Interstate 95 from Lake Worth to Miami Beach trying to find a chop shop on Google, according to the Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office. Deputies said Sylister Jones Jr., 18; Robert Pratt,...
  • DuPage adoption agency embezzling trial starts

     DuPage adoption agency embezzling trial starts
    The former head of a Naperville adoption agency went on trial Tuesday in DuPage County, accused of embezzling more than $200,000 from the business, with some of the money allegedly used to finance a movie. Robert Geniesse, 52, the former chief executive...
  • Detroit resumes water shutoffs for unpaid bills

    DETROIT (Reuters) - Controversial water shutoffs in Detroit resumed on Tuesday after a month-long moratorium to allow delinquent customers to catch up with past-due bills, city officials said. The bankrupt city's water authority attracted unwanted...
  • Tesla gigafactory: State budget watchdogs urge restraint on tax breaks, incentives

    The fierce competition among five states to land Tesla Motors' planned "gigafactory" for battery production has been the economic development story of the summer. Now budget watchdogs from Arizona, California, Nevada, New Mexico and Texas have jointly...
  • Access Health CT Chief Leaving For Job With U.S. Health-Insurance Marketplace

    Access Health CT Chief Leaving For Job With U.S. Health-Insurance Marketplace
    HARTFORD — Less than three months before open enrollment, the Obama administration is plucking the head of Connecticut's health insurance exchange to be CEO of the much-maligned website HealthCare.gov. Kevin J. Counihan, 59, will be in a...
  • Detroit water shut-offs for overdue bills to begin once more

    More than a month after Detroit was criticized for turning off water to people who had not paid their bills, the water shut-offs are beginning again. Mayor Mike Duggan had imposed a monthlong moratorium on the shut-offs, which left thousands of people...
  • Blotter: 12-pound ham swiped from porch in Oak Park

    Blotter: 12-pound ham swiped from porch in Oak Park
    The following items were gathered from Oak Park police reports: A man in his 40s approach a Chicago resident on the 1100 block of South Boulevard at 10:50 p.m. Aug. 19, began an argument that resulted in both spitting at each other. The man in his 40s...
  • Most Won't See Benefit From New Credit Scoring For Years

    WASHINGTON —- You may have noticed the big media splash recently when Fair Isaac, developer of the iconic FICO credit score, announced the debut of a new score version that no longer would penalize consumers who have medical debt-collection issues...