Published On: Jul 11 2012 10:56:08 AM CDTUpdated On: Nov 07 2014 12:45:03 PM CST
A federal judge on Friday approved Detroit's 16-month-long plan to emerge from the largest bankruptcy in U.S. history, WDIV reported. Take a look at all the U.S. cities that have gone broke.
Since 1937, when bankruptcy became an option for municipalities, an estimated 625 government bodies have filed for Chapter 9 protection, according to ABC News. Here are the most recent, and some of the most notable:
After announcing her retirement plans, Santa Barbara City College president Lori Gaskin attended a special joint meeting of the Santa Barbara City College Board of Trustees and Santa Barbara City Council.
Actor Randy Quaid, best known for movies like "Kingpin" and "Independence Day," was arrested Friday trying to cross from Quebec into Vermont. Take a tour of our gallery of celebrity mug shots, featuring familiar faces dating back to 1938.