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In this Aug. 29, 2014 photo, Waldo, Fla., resident Mike Barrs fills up his truck with gas in Waldo. The AAA auto club named the tiny town between Jacksonville and Gainesville one of only two “traffic traps” nationwide. The other town is nearby Lawtey. Now Waldo is facing a scandal over its traffic tickets. (AP Photo/Jason Dearen)
Waldo suspends 2 police chiefs after quota claimsInfamous Florida speed trap town Waldo suspends 2 police chiefs after ticket quota claims
The Associated Press36 minutes ago
The Showboat Casino Hotel,left, which closed Sunday, is seen next to the Revel Casino Hotel, right, Monday, Sept. 1, 2014, in Atlantic City, N.J. The most spectacular and costly failure in Atlantic City's 36-year history of casino gambling began to play out Monday when the $2.4 billion Revel Casino Hotel emptied its hotel. Its casino will close early Tuesday morning. Revel is shutting down a little over two years after opening with high hopes of revitalizing Atlantic City's struggling gambling market. (AP Photo/Mel Evans)
$2.4B Revel casino to shut down early Tuesday$2.4B Revel casino to shut its doors Tuesday, just over 2 years after hopeful opening
The Associated Press3 hours ago
In this Aug. 12, 2014 photo, boxer Bernard Hopkins who donated funds to make a sculpture of boxing heavyweight champion Joe Frazier speaks during an interview with The Associated Press in Philadelphia. Next year, the sculpture is expected to be placed near the city's sports stadiums, ending a hurdle-strewn saga that included fundraising problems and the death of the original sculptor. Frazier died in 2011.  (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)
9-foot Joe Frazier statue rising in PhiladelphiaRocky's Philadelphia gets real contender as 9-foot statue of champ Joe Frazier takes shape
The Associated Press3 hours ago
In this July 16, 2013 aerial file photo, the downtown of the city of Detroit is shown. Detroit Emergency Manager Kevyn Orr raised more than a few eyebrows a year ago when he took the city into bankruptcy and predicted it would be out by the time his term expired in fall 2014. Because it is by far the largest city to file for municipal bankruptcy and the issues were so complex many experts predicted it would take years to resolve. But the city will take a major step toward that goal with a trial in federal bankruptcy court that starts Tuesday, Sept 2, 2014. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya, File)
Detroit's historic bankruptcy trial to beginHistoric bankruptcy trial starting in Detroit; city hopes to wipe out billions in debt
The Associated Press3 hours ago
FILE - In this Aug. 26. 2013, file photo, Chicago Police patrol the neighborhood at Gresham Elementary School on the first day of classes in Chicago. Thanks to $1 million from the city, another 100 “Safe Passage” workers will be on routes kids walk through crime-ridden neighborhoods when classes resume Tuesday, Sept. 2, 2014. (AP Photos/M. Spencer Green, File)
School to begin in Chicago with more safety guardsSchool to begin in Chicago with more guards lining routes children walk in crime-ridden areas
The Associated Press3 hours ago
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