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Education

Chicago Teachers Union Votes to End Strike

Posted September 19, 2012 by Michael Cadenhead

Chicago Teachers Union leaders voted Tuesday to end a strike that has closed classrooms for more than a week in the nation’s third-largest school district. Union President Karen Lewis led the walkout on Sept. 10, a result of a dispute between teachers and Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel, who demanded widespread reform including tying teacher pay […]

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Politics

New Wave of Polls Gives Obama the Advantage

Posted September 19, 2012 by Michael Cadenhead

Whether you take the national view or go state-by-state, the polls all seem to show the same thing: President Obama has the advantage over Mitt Romney 48 days from Election Day. The latest┬áNBC News/Wall Street Journal poll released Tuesday┬áshowed the president leading nationally among likely voters, 50 percent to 45 percent. It’s the first time […]

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Business & Money

Is Facebook Changing Our Identity?

Posted September 19, 2012 by Michael Cadenhead

Good old Facebook. With 955,000,000 worldwide users, it seems like just about everyone makes use of the social media giant to connect with friends, share photos, and update everyone they’ve ever met since grade school about their dinner plans. But what you may not realize is that Facebook’s new timeline layout is enhancing the ability […]

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