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Chicago’s County Board has passed a budget we’ll get details on what that means the average Cook County citizen coming up on morning a dish.
Mark Kerkorian for this lava Chicago City Council has approved an $8.6 billion spending plan for 2018 will get details on that as well. For the longest-serving member of Congress is under fire paying a settlement to a woman who accused him of sexual harassment , what’s next for Congressman John Conyers and a local leader of the Chicago Haitian community is criticizing the Trump administration’s decision to deport about 60,000 Haitians by July 2019 it’s Wednesday November 20 2nd all those stories and much more coming up in this hour of Morning Edition under the easy Chicago .
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Live from NPR News. In Washington , I’m Korva Coleman . The UN war crimes tribunal meeting in The Hague has convicted former Bosnian Serb General Ratko Mladic of genocide . This stems from the Bosnian war in the 1990s he has been sentenced to life in prison and PR so they to Jolie has more .
The presiding judge listed several personal details of the 10s of thousands of people who were killed and persecuted during the war , there was lots of evidence for example there were many video clips of mileage , Inst Rebrov needs a giving orders to his troops to separate army aged men from their families before executing them and dumping their bodies in mass graves. All over the region .
And PR Silvio patrolling about 100,000 people were killed in the Bosnian war , Mladic says he will appeal the Trump administration has declared that the violence against of Muslims in Myanmar is ethnic cleansing , Secretary of State Rex Tillerson says nothing can justify the atrocities committed against the ethnic minorities. More than 600,000 Rohingya have fled Myanmar from neighboring Bangladesh citing violence . The Navy says . 8 people have been found alive and in good condition following the crash of a US Navy aircraft into the Philippines Sea teams are still looking for 3 more people NPR’s Rob Schmitz says the crash occurred southeast of Okinawa , Japan .
These C 2 Greyhound propeller plane was on its way to the USS Ronald Reagan aircraft carrier when it crashed into the Philippines this year to 45 in the afternoon local time , according to Japan’s defense minister of search and rescue operation is located. 8 of the 11 personnel aboard the aircraft . The cause of the crash was not a merely clear however Japan’s defense minister told reporters that the US Navy informed him that engine trouble might have caused it the C 2 Greyhound has been in operation for more than 50 years and is scheduled be replaced by the Osprey aircraft the 7th Fleet was involved in 2 fatal accidents earlier this year in Asian waters that killed 17 sailors and led the removal of a top Navy officers from their posts . Rob Schmidt , NPR News . Shanghai .
In New York City , a federal grand jury has indicted the suspect in last month’s truck attack in lower Manhattan that killed at least 8 people and injured at least 12 NPR’s Hansi Lo Wong reports some of the charges facing the suspect carry the possibility of the death penalty.
The most serious charges against South Ossetia path include 8 counts of murder in aid of racketeering and one count of violence and destruction of a motor vehicle federal prosecutors say Isis propaganda videos found on a cellphone inspired him to carry out the attack. He allegedly began planning about a year ago and later descended to ram a truck into a bit Austrians on Halloween to kill as many people as possible on force but officers say they found a document in Arabic near the truck after the attack . It included the message it will endure a message . Prosecutors say that is often used to refer to Isis a suspect , a 29-year-old man who was born in Uzbekistan and lives in Paterson , New Jersey is also facing 12 counts of attempted murder on zero on NPR News New York . This is NPR .
We have a clear sky 25 degrees at 8-0 4. Good morning . And Mark Garber WB easy news Chicago City Council has approved an $8.6 billion spending plan for 2018 . It includes an increase to the monthly 911 fee on all phone lines higher ride-sharing fees on every who were left right and a tax cut for small entertainment venues . The spending plan includes more money for police reform mentoring programs and garbage pickup a new Cook county budget also gets a green light , and at least one Cook County Commissioner thinks it’s a rotten time to be laying off county employees her more than 300 layoffs . Included in the 2018 budget , approved by the County Board yesterday W disease Michael plenty reports .
Democratic commissioner Larry suffered and voted against the repeal of the Sweden beverage tax back in October , saying the country needed a $200 million it would generate. But the other Commissioners caved into public opposition and reputed leaving a big hole in next year’s budget , that means 321 layoffs suffered in did vote for the budget but wasn’t happy about it .
We were private industry. The politicians would be screaming , how could you be that insensitive to be laying off people at Christmas . The people should really wonder what kind of government we are when we’re laying off this many people at this time of year .
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Federal court records unsealed this week show a suburban Chicago man is facing federal charges alleging he stole guns and assault rifles from Chicago train yard last year. Chicago Tribune reports Cameron Batista , is charged with unlawful possession of a firearm by a felon stemming from the September 2016 heist at the Norfolk Southern rail yard on the city’s south side 35 about that . Easter was arrested in Iowa . Earlier this month , a federal magistrate ordered him held without bond . The Lakers beat Balls last night one 3D 94 we will have a sunny and cold day today a high near 35 clear in 25 now . 0-6 time for the traffic with Mark fiasco .
Maria thanks Lake Shore Drive slow through Grant Park and Metra Union Pacific Northwest train number 607 the supposed to arrive in Crystal Lake but 8-35 it’ll be about 20 minutes late because of earlier signal problems. It’s been a pretty light community events is still delay for the Kennedy informal here to downtown 25 minutes 20 one back out Eisenhower in from Thornhill the downtown 41 minutes 27 of the out outside Stevenson if in the tri state a lake shore 27 don’t delays on the outbound Stevenson right now in the Dan Ryan in for 95th downtown 20 minutes to leave free on the outbound Dan Ryan WB easy traffic is supported by the Master of Science in finance program at Illinois tax Stewart School of Business Stewart’s Master of Science in finance is ranked 5th in the US and 42nd globally by the finance times more business.Illinois tactile Edu I’m Mark Vasco WB easy .
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Thanksgiving Day looks. Mostly cloudy . Not quite as cold as it will be today with a high near 45 tomorrow . It’s clear in 25 now at 8-0 8 .
It’s Morning Edition from NPR News. I Martin and I’m Stephen skipper House Ethics Committee . The House Ethics Committee has formally investigating Congressman John Conyers the latest lawmaker to face accusations of sexual harassment , the Michigan Democrat admits that he settled a case with an aide . She says she rejected his advances and was wrongfully fired Conyers says , though he did nothing wrong . Congresswoman Debbie Dingell is on the line . She is also a Democrat from Michigan , welcome back to the program . It’s good to be with you this morning . So you know Congressman Conyers were you surprised when the story broke .
I mean I used the words that I was deeply disturbed you know I’ve heard stories about many people over the years. Sir thousands of names out there and I think we may be at a breaking moment it won’t be a break . It will not be a soon army . It will now be that watershed moment until it’s real 4 .