Category Archives: CNN – US

More than 2,000 students, teachers and staff quarantined in several schools

For many US schools welcoming students back, a return to in-person learning was abruptly halted after new Covid-19 cases. More than 2,000 students, teachers and staff members across five states have been quarantined after at least 230 positive coronavirus cases were reported. It’s a grim start to the school year many hoped could mark the…MORE

Lefties get their day today

It’s National Left-Hander’s Day, a celebration founded by the Left-Handers Club to honor leftie style. Now in its 17th year, the day has been celebrated with right vs. left sports matches, left-handed drinking events and other activities, the club says. In honor of the day, some tidbits about sinistrality: About that name Sinistrality is the…MORE

Federal agents arrived in Bend, Oregon, after activists blocked ICE bus

Federal agents made their way early this morning to a city in Oregon after protesters blocked a bus carrying people in ICE custody. The City of Bend Police Department confirmed federal agents had arrived on the scene but local police were not assisting them. Police Chief Mike Krantz said the department was made aware that…MORE

$8 million in drugs seized in largest heroin bust in Georgia’s history, officials say

An Atlanta man has been indicted on federal charges related to the largest heroin bust in Georgia’s history, according to officials. Antonio DeShawn Daniels, also known as “Freckleface Shawn,” was arrested on July 27 after federal authorities executed search warrants on multiple locations in Atlanta where he was known to distribute drugs, according to the…MORE

Indiana school district providing dozens of Wi-Fi buses for students without internet

Indiana school district providing dozens of Wi-Fi buses for students without internet

A school district in Indiana, trying to ensure all students have access to the internet for virtual learning, said it’s sending 35 WiFi-equipped buses across town during school hours. The South Bend Community School Corporation, the fourth-largest school district in Indiana according to its website, last week announced schools would offer digital-only learning for at…MORE

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