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By James A. Lyons Jr.
The president has shifted alliance from friend to enemy
Topic - Michael Mcgrath
A former investment banker serving a 14-year prison sentence for a New Jersey fraud scheme testified Monday that he helped arrange and disguise a $50,000 bribe to former New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin.
An ex-con was charged with aggravated murder in the death of a 5-year-old girl who was shot in the head while sitting in a vehicle with her mother.
Cleveland police in 2004 knocked on the door of the house where three women were being held captive, but nobody answered, said a city spokesman at Tuesday's press conference on the abduction and rescue of teens taken nearly 10 years ago.
"The egregious manner in which you violated the trust of your fellow firefighters shows a complete lack of integrity," Cleveland safety director Michael McGrath said in a letter to Robison informing him of his firing.
A review of the chase led to the discipline of 64 of the 104 officers involved in the chase for violations of department rules, McGrath said.