Karen Calloway, principal of Kenwood Academy in Chicago, poses Tuesday, July 28, 2020, for a portrait outside the Hyde Park neighborhood campus.
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July 31, 2020 - 1:57 pm
School districts nationwide are working to remove police officers from campuses, but some Black and Indigenous educational leaders are resisting the push prompted by the national reckoning over racial injustice and police brutality. Read more here.
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January 03, 2020 - 8:51 am
No one needs convincing that New York City is one of, if not the, best food city in the United States. Few would argue about Chicago, Portland, San Francisco and Los Angeles making the definitive list. Other cities around the US, including Denver, Minneapolis and Philadelphia, should be on every...
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Denver Nuggets' Monte Morris, bottom, goes up for a shot against Philadelphia 76ers' Al Horford during the second half of an NBA basketball game, Tuesday, Dec. 10, 2019, in Philadelphia.
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December 11, 2019 - 6:45 am
Yes, the 76ers are winning. But their star big man wants to be in the middle of it. "I need to be myself," Joel Embiid said. "When I'm having fun, I dominate." Embiid scored 22 points, including two key free throws with 15.3 seconds left. He added 10 rebounds, but once again struggled offensively...
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In this May 15, 2019 file photo, Oprah Winfrey speaks at the Statue of Liberty Museum opening celebration at Battery Park in New York.
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September 04, 2019 - 8:52 am
By Jonathan Landrum Jr., AP Entertainment Writer LOS ANGELES (AP) — Oprah Winfrey is taking her motivational spirit on the road early next year with an arena tour to promote a healthier lifestyle. The former talk-show host and OWN television network chief announced Wednesday that the "Oprah's 2020...
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Diana Sanchez gives birth alone in Denver jail cell
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August 30, 2019 - 9:59 am
A woman who gave birth alone in her jail cell in Denver is suing the city after deputies and nurses allegedly ignored her pleas for help during about five hours of labor.
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President Donald Trump arrives before signing H.R. 1327, an act ensuring that a victims' compensation fund related to the Sept. 11 attacks never runs out of money, in the Rose Garden of the White House, Monday, July 29, 2019, in Washington.
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July 30, 2019 - 10:21 am
By Marc Levy and Scott Bauer, Associated Press BROOKFIELD, Wis. (AP) — Carol Evans approves of Donald Trump's immigration policy. She gives him credit for the strong economy. But the Republican from the affluent Milwaukee suburbs of Waukesha County, a GOP bedrock in the state, just can't commit to...
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May 10, 2019 - 12:40 pm
DENVER (AP) — Prosecutors leading the case against two students accused of shooting nine classmates, one fatally, in a suburban Denver charter school have until next week to decide what charges to pursue, a judge ruled Friday. The decision by District Judge Theresa Slade delays hearings that had...
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STEM School Highlands Ranch
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May 08, 2019 - 3:36 pm
HIGHLANDS RANCH, Colo. (AP) — The lone fatality in the Colorado high school shooting was Kendrick Castillo, a friendly 18-year-old who leaped from his desk in a literature class and charged the two attackers, sacrificing his life to buy classmates time to escape. Another 18-year-old preparing to...
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Parents were directed to a recreation center to pick up their children, following a shooting at the STEM School Highlands Ranch in Colorado.
May 07, 2019 - 5:37 pm
By Sheena Jones, Steve Almasy and Darran Simon, CNN (CNN) -- A school shooting not far from Columbine High School left one student dead and eight others injured on Tuesday, authorities said. Two suspects were apprehended after the shooting at the STEM School Highlands Ranch, which covers K-12,...
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Denver East High School
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April 18, 2019 - 4:53 pm
LITTLETON, Colo. (AP) — The suicide of a Florida teenager who authorities say was obsessed with the Columbine shooting and may have planned to carry out her own attack will not end an investigation to determine if she had any accomplices, officials said as Denver schools reopened Thursday and...
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