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Chicago schools to end academic year early unless they get more funds

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  • Chicago Public Schools officials on Monday said the nation's third largest school system will end the academic year three weeks early if the state of Illinois does not provide enough funds to close a deficit and provide teacher pension fund release.

    Chicago schools to end academic year early unless they get more funds

  • Some Chicago high school students are getting a behind-the-scenes look at law enforcement that is doing more than preparing them for a possible career. It’s helping prepare them for life.

    Mock crime fighting preparing Chicago teens for real life careers

  • A man charged with murder for a shooting on the Dan Ryan Expressway in 2012 was mistakenly released last week instead of being returned to custody in Cook County.

    Illinois inmate charged with murder mistakenly released from prison

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    Ex-congressman Jackson speaks publicly for first time since prison release: 'I feel fantastic'

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    Big surge for military in Trump budget, big cuts elsewhere

  • TJ Pavlov, Liz Manjarrez and Rommel Royster from Chicago Tech Academy join Good Day Chicago to talk about the school's Real World Learning program.

    Chicago Tech Academy putting students to work with month-long internships

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