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Wolf to outline plan to expand charter-school accountability

PHILADELPHIA (AP) – Gov. Tom Wolf, who ousted the chairman of Philadelphia’s School Reform Commission partly because of his support for five additional charter schools, plans to speak out about charters in Tuesday’s budget address. 117 more words


"Construction Season" Begins

Portions of major roads in the Green Bay area closed Monday and will remain closed for the next several months.

The northbound US-41 to southbound I-43 ramp will be closed until August 28 while crews construct new US-41 northbound lanes. 237 more words


Police: Man Stabs Homeowner During Burglary In Brick Township

BRICK, N.J. (CBSNewYork) – Police are looking for a man who they said stabbed a homeowner during a burglary in New Jersey.

The homeowner confronted the suspect around 4 p.m. 83 more words


Camarillo Tracks Open After Weekend Amtrak, Car Crash

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) — A railroad track in Camarillo was open Monday following a weekend collision between a car and an Amtrak train bound for Los Angeles, just a few miles away from the site of a major derailment earlier last week. 224 more words


Police: Store complaints led to Friday mall brawl

Further details have emerged about a Friday night incident at the Acadiana Mall that resulted in seven arrests.

Several stores complained about a large group creating a disturbance in the common area of the mall just before 8 p.m. 393 more words


San Jose Firefighters Battling 3-Alarm Structure Fire Near SJ State

SAN JOSE (KCBS)— San Jose fire crews are on the scene of a three-alarm structure fire near San Jose State University.

Firefighters arrived to the scene at 10:35 a.m. 41 more words


CPS Reverses Stance On PARCC, Will Now Test Students System Wide

(CBS) – The Chicago Public School system is buckling to economic pressure and now plans to give a controversial standardized test system-wide, reports WBBM’s Bernie Tafoya. 140 more words