Chicago teachers union leaders to meet as strike drags onCHICAGO (Reuters) - Chicago teachers union and school officials resumed talks on Friday to end a five-day strike over education reforms sought by Mayor Rahm Emanuel with both sides saying a deal is close but the union tempering optimism about an ...
In Chicago, Outline for a Deal on Teacher's ContractCHICAGO - Five days into the teachers' strike that has halted classes for 350,000 public school students across this city, leaders on both sides of a contract fight said Friday afternoon that they had an outline in place for an agreement that could ...
Chicago Bears Get Plastered by Rival Packers: Fan's TakeIf you're a fan of logic, then I'm fairly certain you hated just about everything about the Thursday night game between the Chicago Bears and Green Bay Packers. If you're a fan of logic and a fan of the Chicago Bears (like me!), then I guarantee you ...
'The Master' offers a cinematic world unlike any otherLast month in Chicago, at the Music Box Theatre, Anderson held a sneak preview of "The Master" in 70 mm, one of several around the country.
Chicago White Sox - TeamReportBig picture was the 8-6 loss to Detroit that cut their lead in the AL Central to just a game over the Tigers. Smaller picture, and one that has the potential to cause wide-spread damage over the final two-plus weeks of the season, was another setback ...
Chicago lawyer pleads guilty in tax shelter schemeThe tax-shelter-fraud case against Chicago lawyers and accountants took another strange twist Thursday when one defendant pleaded guilty to criminal charges months after her conviction was overturned.
Chicago Teachers Strike Carries Risks For Young Athletes, Threatens College ...But the effects will widen if classes don't resume soon, said officials with Chicago Public Schools. Late last month, the district requested a waiver from the Illinois High School Association to allow sports activity despite a possible strike.
Chicago Cubs Release 2013 Schedule: Fan's LookThe Houston Astros' move to the American League has brought me one of the biggest joys I've wanted to see in baseball --finally evening out all of the divisions at five teams each.
Chicago mobsters loom larger in new 'Boardwalk Empire' seasonChicago and some of its notorious sons play a bigger role than ever in HBO's superb Prohibition-era drama about Atlantic City bootlegger and political fixer Nucky Thompson (Steve Buscemi).
CUP: Chicago Friday NotebookPROGRAMMING NOTE: Danica Patrick will be a guest on Trackside on SPEED tonight at 11 pm ET/8 pm PT. BEST BUY RENEWS WITH ROUSH FENWAY - Best Buy will continue its sponsorship role with Roush Fenway Racing next season and will be the ...
Lars Anderson: Greg Biffle's confidence soaring as Chase opens on 1.5-mile ...He polished off his salad, leaned back in his chair and then, with the look of a man satisfied in full, contemplated his place in the NASCAR universe.
Chicago Fire sign ex-Mexican international Guillermo FrancoThe Chicago Fire Soccer announced that the club has signed former Mexico international forward Guillermo Franco on a free transfer.
Chicago looking for goats to graze at O'HareCHICAGO—The Chicago Department of Aviation is looking for a few good goats. WFLD-TV ( http://bit.ly/Ns4U4S) reports that Chicago recently put out a bid for someone to supply goats to trim the grass at O'Hare International Airport. The bid also calls ...
Billy Corgan Opens Chicago Tea House With Acoustic SetOn a quiet street in the Chicago suburb of Highland Park, only a short walk from Lake Michigan, local resident Billy Corgan walked into a bustling room.
Rose gets emotional when talking about rehabRoughly four months after doctors repaired the torn anterior cruciate ligament in his left knee, Derrick Rose said he started jumping "a couple of days ago" and remains encouraged by his rehabilitation process.
Anti-film protests spread across Muslim worldChicago Sun-Times · The Beacon News · The Courier News · The Herald News · Lake County News-Sun · The Naperville Sun · Post-Tribune · The SouthtownStar.
EXPO CHICAGO: A River Ran Through ItVisit NRDCs Switchboard Blog Sometimes you need a new perspective on things to see them clearly, as if for the first time. Take the Chicago River. Many of us interact with the waterway on a daily basis, but in a passive manner. And, yet when we do pay ...
Stocks open higher day after Fed moveChicago Sun-Times · The Beacon News · The Courier News · The Herald News · Lake County News-Sun · The Naperville Sun · Post-Tribune · The SouthtownStar.
Rahm Emanuel's Privatize Chicago PlanInstead of investing in Chicago's future, he's giving it away to corporate friends and cronies. His schemes are still unfolding.
Chicago Bears' Week 2 Grades: The Disaster in Green BayThe lone bright spot on the offensive side of the ball for Chicago came from the running backs, and that isn't saying much.