A Chicago sinkhole that swallowed three cars left a huge crater in the street at 96th and Houston on the city's South Side.
LeftofCenter: Once upon a time I was a republican, but "that" party left me to actively recruit the old racist "dixie-crats" and the uninformed "Reagan democrats". The final straw for me was their kowtowing to the extreme evangelical Christian right. Now they have been co-opted by the reich wing fringe of our society and embracing their rhetoric of hate & lies. Republicans, at one time, were the Progressive party in this nation. At one time, no matter the political differences, they would work for what is best for our nation and surprise, surprise even compromise.