Why Did Chicago Teachers Go On Strike? Five Things You Should Know About The Work StoppageTeachers and other staff are on strike at Chicago Public Schools, after contract talks between CPS and the Chicago Teachers Union stalled.
Three Assisted Living Facility Workers Accused Of Running Elder Fight Club Among Dementia PatientsThree employees at a North Carolina assisted living facility are accused of running a fight club with elderly residents with dementia, police said.
Police: Officer Who Hit Girl During Chase Had No Sirens Or Police Lights OnA 12-year-old Missouri girl who was struck by a police SUV in high speed pursuit with no sirens or police lights on is not expected to survive, according to her family members.
‘Rage Yoga’ Releases 'Negative Energy' With Alcohol, Profanity And Obscene GesturesAn alternative twist the usually deep breathing meditation and soothing poses of traditional yoga is becoming all the rage in Kansas City.
Homeowner Censors 'Mooning' Pumpkin Man Halloween Display After ComplaintsA Georgia man has put up a sign censoring his own Halloween decoration after some of his neighbors complained it goes too far.
Feds Investigate Mysterious Object That Falls Into Man's HomeA Kentucky man says an object that damaged his mobile home may have fallen from an aircraft over the weekend.
Air Canada Drops 'Ladies and Gentlemen' For Gender Neutral GreetingsFlight attendants at Air Canada will no longer greet passengers as "ladies and gentlemen" or "mesdames et messieurs" as they switch "to remove specific references to gender."
Study: Stressful Pregnancy Could Reduce Chances Of Having BoyPhysical or mental stress during pregnancy may determine the baby's gender, according to a study published Monday.
'I Snatched It From Him': Airbnb Host Says His Toddler Nearly Swallowed Heroin Left By GuestA Phoenix homeowner renting out his studio on Airbnb says one of his guests trashed his place and left behind a packet of heroin that his toddler nearly swallowed.
'Evil On Steroids': Accused Gunman In Dunning Shooting Rampage Denied Bail; Note In Shooter's Condo Threatened 'No Mercy'Marek is charged with five counts of first-degree murder, and was denied bail Monday after a Cook County judge called the killing spree “evil on steroids.”
Chicago Teachers Union To March Through City Three Days Ahead Of Strike; Negotiations Resume This MorningThe Chicago Teachers Union is just three days away from going on strike if a new contract isn't reached with the city. The teachers plan to hold an indoor rally and then march through the city Monday afternoon but say they're not expecting any negotiations before then.