Jason Gonzales, who unsuccessfully ran for Illinois State representative, is suing the winner of the primary, Michael Madigan, for labelling Gonzales as a 'convicted felon' in campaign ads and for allegedly running fake candidates against him.
While the Yankees slugger – one of the most prolific and polarizing figures in baseball history – will be released on Friday, he hasn't yet officially retired. He is four home runs shy of 700, the fifth-most in baseball history.
With seven other wildfires blazing across the state, the Cajon Pass fire is by far the most ferocious, advancing despite the efforts of 1,300 firefighters, with some homeowners escaping just ahead of the flames.
Crashes from drowsy driving take lives, and cost billions each year. Several states are taking steps to combat the problem, which experts say leaves many drivers as impaired as they would be after a few too many drinks.
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The new police superintendent suspended the police authority of three officers involved in the shooting of an unarmed black man. But will that be enough to start winning back the trust of the black community there?