Author: DAKIN ANDONE, CNN

Funeral held for slain Clark Atlanta University student

The family and friends of Alexis Crawford gathered in Athens, Georgia, on Saturday to honor the memory of the 21-year-old Clark Atlanta University student who police say was killed by her roommate and her roommate's boyfriend.

Girl hospitalized with EEE back at home

A 5-year-old Massachusetts girl diagnosed with a rare mosquito-borne virus has returned home from the hospital, weeks after donors raised thousands of dollars for her medical expenses.

30,000 Chicago school staff could strike by Oct. 17

More than 30,000 Chicago Public Schools teachers and support staff will go on strike if they can't successfully negotiate a contract deal with the district by October 17, the Chicago Teachers Union said in a statement.

Global climate strikes start Friday

On Friday, people all over the world are expected to walk out of their schools and workplaces to demand action to address the global climate crisis.