Today’s news — Chrysler, Britain pulls out and crack
Negotiations with lenders have collapsed, so Chrysler will file for bankruptcy, CNN reports.
Britain has ended combat operations in Iraq, according to Voice of America.
The number of initial unemployment filings show a surprise decline
The World Health Organization believes a pandemic is imminent, the New York Times reports.
The Obama administration wants to lower the draconian prison sentences for crack cocaine, ending the sentencing disparity between it and powdered cocaine, the Wall Street Journal reports.