Alabama's Jefferson County approved another negotiated settlement covering $138 million of creditors' claims as the local government put finishing touches on a plan to wind up America's biggest ... more 
Alabama's Jefferson County approved another negotiated settlement covering $138 million of creditors' claims as the local government put finishing touches on a plan to wind up America's biggest municipal bankruptcy. As part of ongoing efforts to fix Detroit's fiscal crisis, emergency manager Kevyn Orr has terminated collective bargaining agreements with two of the more than 40 unions representing city workers. A former FBI official whose first meeting with James "Whitey" Bulger came when he invited the reputed mob boss to his home for dinner could shed light on the corrupt relationship the bureau developed with the gangster. less 
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Thu, Jun 27, 2013 7:04 PM EDT