MEXICO CITY — On a recent morning, a collection of people grappling with mental illness roamed the grounds of a psychiatric hospital here, stepping into dirty, dilapidated rooms; exchanging tales of anguish; and peppering administrators with questions.
America's Largest Mental Hospital Is a Jail. At Cook County, where a third of those incarcerated suffer from psychological disorders, officials are looking for ways to treat inmates less like prisoners and more like patients.
So many questions, so much we still don’t know about the case of the woman shot to death by the Secret Service and the U. Capitol Police on Oct. after a car chase from the White House to Capitol Hill. Her daughter survived in a car seat.