Education

FILE - In this Oct. 23, 2019 file photo, thousands of striking Chicago Teachers Union and their supporters rally at the Thompson Center in downtown Chicago. Chicago teachers have voted in favor of the contract deal that ended an 11-day strike. The Chicago Teachers Union announced the results late Friday, Nov. 15. (Ashlee Rezin Garcia/Chicago Sun-Times via AP File)
November 16, 2019 - 4:59 am
CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago teachers on Friday approved the contract deal that ended an 11-day strike and includes pay raises, $35 million to enforce limits on class sizes and a pledge to supply each school with a nurse and a social worker. The Chicago Teachers Union’s 25,000 members went on strike Oct...
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FILE - In this Oct. 23, 2019 file photo, thousands of striking Chicago Teachers Union and their supporters rally at the Thompson Center in downtown Chicago. Chicago teachers have voted in favor of the contract deal that ended an 11-day strike. The Chicago Teachers Union announced the results late Friday, Nov. 15. (Ashlee Rezin Garcia/Chicago Sun-Times via AP File)
November 16, 2019 - 4:53 am
CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago teachers on Friday approved the contract deal that ended an 11-day strike and includes pay raises, $35 million to enforce limits on class sizes and a pledge to supply each school with a nurse and a social worker. The Chicago Teachers Union’s 25,000 members went on strike Oct...
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November 16, 2019 - 4:49 am
CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago teachers on Friday approved the contract deal that ended an 11-day strike and includes pay raises, $35 million to enforce limits on class sizes and a pledge to supply each school with a nurse and a social worker. The Chicago Teachers Union’s 25,000 members went on strike Oct...
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November 16, 2019 - 4:40 am
CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago teachers have voted in favor of the contract deal that ended an 11-day strike. The Chicago Teachers Union announced the results late Friday. Teachers suspended the strike on Oct. 31 after more than half of the union’s elected delegates tentatively approved the agreement. The...
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A protestor sweeps broken glass at the Hong Kong Polytechnic University in Hong Kong, Saturday, Nov. 16, 2019. Rebellious students and anti-government protesters abandoned their occupation of at least one major Hong Kong university after a near weeklong siege by police, but some other schools remained under control of demonstrators on Saturday. (AP Photo/Achmad Ibrahim)
November 16, 2019 - 4:20 am
HONG KONG (AP) — Rebellious students and anti-government protesters abandoned their occupation of nearly all of Hong Kong’s universities Saturday after a near weeklong siege by police, but at least one major campus remained under control of demonstrators. Traffic disruptions continued to plague...
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November 16, 2019 - 2:24 am
VATICAN CITY (AP) — A scandal over alleged sexual molestation and abuse at the Vatican’s youth seminary is growing, with more former papal altar boys alleging inappropriate behavior by priests inside the Vatican walls. Le Iene, an Italian investigative television program, plans to air the new...
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Game attendees leave after shots rang out Friday, Nov. 15, 2019, at a Pleasantville-Camden high school football playoff game in Pleasantville, NJ. Pleasantville Police Captain Matt Hartman says someone opened fire at Pleasantville High School on Friday night during a home game against Camden High School. The Press of Atlantic City reports at least two people were wounded when a shooter fired a gun about a half dozen times in the stands filled with spectators.(Ahmad Austin/The Press of Atlantic City via AP)
November 15, 2019 - 11:02 pm
PLEASANTVILLE, N.J. (AP) — Players and spectators ran for cover Friday night when a gunman opened fire at a New Jersey high school football game, wounding two people. A man and a juvenile were seriously injured after a gunman shot into a crowd of people who sat in the bleachers at Pleasantville...
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Parent Mirna Herrera kneels with her daughters Liliana, 15, and Alexandra, 16 at the Central Park memorial for the Saugus High School victims in Santa Clarita, Calif., Friday, Nov. 15, 2019. Investigators said Friday they have yet to find a diary, manifesto or note that would explain why a boy killed two students outside his Southern California high school on his 16th birthday. (AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes)
November 15, 2019 - 10:18 pm
SANTA CLARITA, Calif. (AP) — A 16-year-old boy planned the attack that killed two students and wounded three others at his Southern California high school, but investigators have yet to uncover the motivation for him to bring a handgun to campus and open fire shortly after his mother dropped him...
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Parent Mirna Herrera kneels with her daughters Liliana, 15, and Alexandra, 16 at the Central Park memorial for the Saugus High School victims in Santa Clarita, Calif., Friday, Nov. 15, 2019. Investigators said Friday they have yet to find a diary, manifesto or note that would explain why a boy killed two students outside his Southern California high school on his 16th birthday. (AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes)
November 15, 2019 - 9:37 pm
SANTA CLARITA, Calif. (AP) — A 16-year-old boy planned the attack that killed two students and wounded three others at his Southern California high school, but investigators have yet to uncover details and the motivation for him to bring a handgun to campus and open fire shortly after his mother...
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Parent Mirna Herrera kneels with her daughters Liliana, 15, and Alexandra, 16 at the Central Park memorial for the Saugus High School victims in Santa Clarita, Calif., Friday, Nov. 15, 2019. Investigators said Friday they have yet to find a diary, manifesto or note that would explain why a boy killed two students outside his Southern California high school on his 16th birthday. (AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes)
November 15, 2019 - 8:05 pm
SANTA CLARITA, Calif. (AP) — A 16-year-old boy planned the attack that killed two students and wounded three others at a Southern California high school, but investigators were so far unable to find out why he brought a gun to campus and opened fire, authorities said Friday. After more than 40...
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