Future in Context
The co-author of a new book suggests that when technology, data and collective effort converge, government, the tech industry and higher education can tackle major challenges while bringing a new generation into the workforce.
Women across the state are dying from pregnancy-related causes at the highest rate that has been documented by the state in the past decade. Between 35 and 40 mothers die every year.
Chicago’s main metro transit system will purchase eight of the two-car trains for $154 million, and may spend up to $181.4 million extra for more. The trains will run during off-peak times.
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"If Starbucks was a student, they would have been expelled by now because of the number of rules they've broken."Valli Pendyala, a freshman at Georgetown University, on student-planned protests at 25 campuses across the country to demand their universities kick Starbucks off their campuses because of the coffee giant's failure to negotiate contracts with the thousands of baristas who've unionized over the last two years. (CBS News – Feb. 22, 2024)