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:
Much like the information coming from our First Alert weather center, people along the coast are feeling rather certain wet weather is going to bear down on us soon after more than four years of drought.