By The Associated Press
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Wednesday:
1. BACK TO SCHOOL WEDNESDAY FOR CHICAGO KIDS
Teachers and the mayor hail the proposed pact, reached after a dispute focusing on evaluations and job security.
By KRISTIN M. HALLAssociated Press
FORT CAMPBELL, Ky. (AP) - Female soldiers from Fort Campbell deploying to Afghanistan will field test the first Army body armor that is shorter and better tailored specifically to fit women's physiques.
Members of a female engagement team from the 101st
CHICAGO (AP) - Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel is calling the tentative agreement that led to the end of the city's teacher's strike "an honest compromise."
Emanuel spoke to a Tuesday evening news conference after union delegates voted to suspend the seven-day strike at a meeting where they
KHQ.COM - Police in Coeur d'Alene are asking for your help in locating the suspect in two separate robberies that may have been carried out by the same suspect. Read about the two incidents below in a press release issued by the Coeur d'Alene Police Department:
UNITED NATIONS (AP) - The U.N. Security Council says dialogue is urgently needed between the Congo and Rwanda, which is accused of supporting the rebellion in eastern Congo.
German U.N. Ambassador and current Security Council President Peter Wittig says a high-level meeting is planned for next week
KHQ.COM - Following the arrest of Avondre Graham, the 17-year-old who was arrested last week in the unprovoked attack of a woman on the Centennial Trail, Spokane Police Detectives are looking for anyone who has been a victim of a similar assault or attempted assault this year.
If you were the
JONESBORO, Ark. (AP) - A dormitory that was evacuated following a bomb threat at Arkansas State University has been deemed safe.
University spokeswoman Gina Bowman says the threat came in Tuesday afternoon targeting the University Hall dorm, which houses nearly 400 students. Residents were
By KASIE HUNT and STEVE PEOPLESAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - A bad stretch for Mitt Romney just got worse, and Republican insiders now are growing increasingly pessimistic about the GOP presidential nominee's chances of winning the White House.
The latest heartburn for these insiders
City Of Cheney Press Release:
CHENEY, Wash.- Early Tuesday morning at approximately 2:20 AM, officers responded to 1090 W. Betz Road in regard to a report of a fight. Upon arrival, officers learned that suspects Landon and Riley Wakefield had attended a party at the apartment
CHICAGO (AP) - Chicago's teachers union leader says hundreds of thousands of students will return to classrooms Wednesday after delegates overwhelmingly voted to suspend a seven-day teachers strike.
Chicago Teachers Union President Karen Lewis told a Tuesday evening news conference that the