The teachers union for Champaign Unit 4 schools says the district is working to address their concerns regarding lead detected in samples collected from school buildings. Earlier this year, the Champaign Federation of Teachers called on the school district to act quickly to address concerns over lead in the water. A report released last fall revealed elevat […]
Emily Nakano began doing lockdown drills when she was in second grade. "An alarm plays over the PA system, and we lock the door, turn off the lights and hide in a corner away from the window," she explained. The high school senior from Illinois said she's grown up with a fear of school shootings in the back of her mind, even though she's […]
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The first big showdown at the U.S. Supreme Court over President Donald Trump's immigration policies is set for Wednesday when the justices hear a challenge to the lawfulness of his travel ban targeting people from several Muslim-majority countries.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump welcomes French President Emmanuel Macron to the White House on Monday to kick off a three-day state visit expected to be dominated by U.S.-European differences on the Iran nuclear deal and trade.