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CHICAGO (CBS) — An entire town comes together to help one of their own. CBS 2 first told you about Miles Dickerson last week. He was born premature seven weeks ago and is being cared for at Lurie Children’s Hospital. Now, city workers in Crown Point, Indiana are making sure their colleague can be at his
After a two-year pandemic hiatus, classrooms are finally headed back to normalcy. While it’s a relief for parents, it’s going to take decades to absorb the brutal consequences of COVID on our nation’s kids. Back in the 1990s, I was listening to a presentation by an official who ran a for-profit prison. During the Q&A,
CAIRO — An oil tanker ran aground Wednesday in Egypt’s Suez Canal, briefly blocking the global waterway, an official said. The Singaporean-flagged Affinity V vessel had become wedged in a single-lane stretch of the canal, said George Safwat, a spokesman for Suez Canal Authority. He told a government-affiliated Extra News satellite television the authority that
Appearing Tuesday on the Fox Business Network, former Trump Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos criticized President Joe Biden’s student loan forgiveness plan. A partial transcript is as follows: INTERVIEWER: Who do you think is footing the bill? BETSY DEVOS: It’s very clear that two out of three Americans–well all Americans–will own student debt if this
The off-duty Los Angeles police officer who was detained Saturday night alongside a man suspected of possessing drugs and a gun has accused the officers who detained him of racial profiling. The officer has accused members of a Los Angeles Police Department gang enforcement unit of confronting him because he is Black and not having
Ty Carter fills containers with nonpotable water on Aug. 31 in Jackson, Mississippi. The state’s capital is struggling with access to safe drinking water after historic rain and flooding led to a drop in pressure at Jackson’s main water-treatment plant on Aug. 29. Brad Vest/Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Brad Vest/Getty Images Ty Carter
Former Texas Rangers relief pitcher John Wetteland performed oral sex on a boy on three occasions inside a shower in Denton County, according to a letter that prosecutors say the boy wrote when he was 18. The former chief of the Argyle Independent School District Police Department read the letter to jurors on Wednesday in
Energy from Diablo Canyon, the governor said Wednesday, does not produce greenhouse gases and is needed to cover gaps in the grid as the state transitions away from fossil fuels. “This is critical in the context of making sure we have energy reliability going forward,” he said in a speech addressing the looming heat wave.
An internet company has launched a 25-gigabit, community-wide service in Chattanooga, Tennessee. The company says its the first such network in the U.S., and it’s the fastest community-wide internet service in the nation. The service expects to yield better upload and download speeds, which can enhance things like video conferences or telehealth appointments. It’s a bird. It’s
NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! Rob Schneider voiced his opinion on the moment that he knew “Saturday Night Live” was “over.” The 58-year-old “SNL” alum told podcast host Glenn Beck that he believed the famous post-2016 U.S. presidential election cold open in which Kate McKinnon performed Leonard Cohen’s “Hallelujah” as Hillary Clinton
FALLS CHURCH, Va. (AP) — A nurse practitioner from northern Virginia sued CVS Health on Wednesday, saying she was fired for refusing to provide abortion-inducing drugs at its MinuteClinic medical facilities. In the lawsuit, Paige Casey said CVS had for years granted her a religious accommodation that allowed her to opt out of prescribing or
Those who want to carry concealed weapons will have to undertake 16 hours of classroom training and provide character references.
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The U.S. on Wednesday authorized its first update to COVID-19 vaccines, booster doses that target today’s most common omicron strain. Shots could begin within days. The move by the Food and Drug Administration tweaks the recipe of shots made by Pfizer and rival Moderna that already have saved millions of lives. The hope is that
The office of U.N. human rights chief Michelle Bachelet published its long-awaited report on alleged rights violations in China’s western Xinjiang region Wednesday. GENEVA (AP) — China’s discriminatory detention of Uyghurs and other mostly Muslim ethnic groups in the western region of Xinjiang may constitute crimes against humanity, the U.N. human rights office said in