Published On: Jul 11 2012 11:56:08 AM EDTUpdated On: Nov 07 2014 01:45:03 PM EST
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:
Republican presidential candidate Dr. Ben Carson speaks to Local 10 News senior political reporter Michael Putney about his controversial comments about the victims of the mass shooting in Oregon and what he thinks of Rupert Murdoch's remark.