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Monday, Jun 26, 2017 at 09:02 AM CDT

Bear and Cub Take Dip to Cool Off

Bear and Cub Take Dip to Cool Off

A mama bear and her cub took a dip in a cool spring in Chico, California, to get some relief from the triple digit temperatures. The owner of the property, Marc Miller, set up the camera in hopes of spotting...

Monday, Jun 26, 2017 at 08:47 AM CDT

2 Charged After Fight With Off-Duty CPD Officers

2 Charged After Fight With Off-Duty CPD Officers

Two men have been charged after they got into a fight with two off-duty Chicago Police officers early Friday outside a River North nightclub.

Monday, Jun 26, 2017 at 10:19 AM CDT

Chance the Rapper Delivers Powerful Speech at BET Awards

Chance the Rapper Delivers Powerful Speech at BET Awards

Chance the Rapper brought the crowd to their feet with a powerful and passionate acceptance speech after winning the BET Humanitarian Award Sunday night.

Monday, Jun 26, 2017 at 02:41 PM CDT

Trump Accuses Obama of Collusion, Obstruction Over Russia

Trump Accuses Obama of Collusion, Obstruction Over Russia

President Donald Trump is accusing his predecessor, Barack Obama, of having "colluded or obstructed" in the election by not acting on Russia's meddling. The White House didn't immediately offer any elaboration...

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Philando Castile Family Reaches $3M Settlement in Death

Philando Castile Family Reaches $3M Settlement in Death

The mother of Philando Castile, a black motorist killed by a Minnesota police officer last July, has reached a nearly $3 million settlement with the city that employed the officer, avoiding a federal wrongful...

Monday, Jun 26, 2017 at 08:11 AM CDT

Trump Lashes Out at Warren, Calls Her an 'Overrated Voice'

Trump Lashes Out at Warren, Calls Her an 'Overrated Voice'

President Donald Trump lashed out at Sen. Elizabeth Warren over her criticism of his health care bill, calling her a "hopeless case'" and "highly overrated voice."

Monday, Jun 26, 2017 at 07:10 AM CDT

Analysis Indicates Partisan Gerrymandering Has Benefited GOP

Analysis Indicates Partisan Gerrymandering Has Benefited GOP

The 2016 presidential contest was awash with charges that the fix was in: Republican Donald Trump repeatedly claimed that the election was rigged against him, while Democrats have accused the Russians of...

Sunday, Jun 25, 2017 at 10:54 PM CDT

School Librarians Embrace Technology — If the Budget Allows

School Librarians Embrace Technology — If the Budget Allows

In a profession most readily associated with the printed word, school librarians have embraced what may seem like an unlikely tool. Librarians in public schools across the country are mixing new technologies...

Sunday, Jun 25, 2017 at 10:02 PM CDT

The Cost of School Supplies Is Rising, Fast: Survey

The Cost of School Supplies Is Rising, Fast: Survey

The cost of raising a child has decreased slightly, but it’s a different story for their school supplies. They’ve gotten steadily more expensive since 2007. In the last decade, the price of supplies and...

Sunday, Jun 25, 2017 at 04:03 PM CDT

As School Gardens Grow, So Do the Students Who Tend Them

As School Gardens Grow, So Do the Students Who Tend Them

For Rebecca Lemos-Otero, the founder of a nonprofit that creates school gardens, plots of vegetables and flowers don't only offer new ways to teach science or math. And give kids opportunities to be outside and...

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