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Chicago teachers went on strike Thursday, marching on picket lines after failing to reach a contract deal with the nation’s third-largest school district in a dispute that canceled classes for more than 300,000 students.

The strike came after the Chicago Teachers Union confirmed Wednesday night&nbsp…

17 Oct 6:14 AM 0 Read More...

Boxer Dies After Being Knocked Out

Boxer Patrick Day died Wednesday after suffering a traumatic brain injury Saturday night during a bout in Chicago. He was 27.

Day was hospitalized and in “extremely critical condition” Saturday night after he was knocked out by Charles Conwell in the 10th round of their USBA super welterweight…

16 Oct 7:23 PM 0 Read More...

It's A Big Night For Country Music

CMT’s 10th Annual CMT Artists of the Year will honor superstar acts Carrie Underwood, Dan + Shay, Kane Brown, Luke Combs and Thomas Rhett as the top country artists of 2019.

The 90-minute special will highlight the five “Artists of the Year…

16 Oct 11:05 AM 0 Read More...

Welcome To Hollywood

The Jalen Ramsey saga has a Hollywood ending.

The Jacksonville Jaguars are trading the disgruntled star cornerback to the Los Angeles Rams for two first-round draft picks (2020 and 2021) and a fourth-round pick in 2021, NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reported…

16 Oct 12:07 AM 0 Read More...

LeBron Shoulda Left This One Alone

LeBron James on Monday night sharply criticized Daryl Morey, the general manager of the Houston Rockets, for his recent tweet in support of Hong Kong’s pro-democracy protesters. The tweet set off a furor for the N.B.A. last week while James and the Los Angeles Lakers were…

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