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Chicago Schools, Union Reach Agreement To End Strike

Chicago teachers and the nation’s third-largest school district reached a labor contract deal on Thursday, ending a strike that canceled 11 days of classes for more than 300,000 students.

Mayor Lori Lightfoot announced that the district had reached a deal with the Chicago Teachers Union after months of unsuccessful negotiations led to the city’s first significant walkout by educators since 2012.

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It Appears Ayelet Shaked is Trying to Return Home to Bayit Yehudi

It appears that former justice minister, MK Ayelet Shaked, is probing current realities vis-à-vis a possible return to the Bayit Yehudi party.

According to a report appearing in the daily Yisrael Hayom newspaper, the chairwoman of the New Right party, Ayelet Shaked, is conducting meetings with senior Bayit Yehudi party officials towards a possible return, and then to unseat Bayit Yehudi chairman, Rabbi Rafi Peretz.

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