By Tara Culp-Ressler on September 3, 2013
This year, Chicago will become the largest urban school district to mandate comprehensive sex ed requirements at every grade level. Conservatives aren't exactly pleased.
By Tara Culp-Ressler on August 23, 2013
Americans overwhelmingly support teaching kids about birth control (and have for more than a decade). But when it comes to sex ed, public policy is lagging far behind public opinion.
By Marina Fang, Guest Blogger on August 19, 2013
A new law closes a previous loophole that exempted private gun sales. It will also require gun owners to report stolen guns to local authorities within 72 hours.
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By Ryan Koronowski on August 13, 2013
Around 80 families within a one-mile radius of the blast were initially evacuated.
By Nicole Flatow on August 1, 2013
Gov. Pat Quinn signed the Illinois bill into law, saying "it's important we do whatever we can" to ease pain.
By Zack Ford on July 18, 2013
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