Chicago Public Schools announces 227 administrative layoffs

CHICAGO (AP) – Chicago Public Schools officials say they’re sending layoff notices to 227 administrative employees and closing up nearly 200 positions that were already vacant. The nation’s third-largest school district said in a news release that notices were being sent Friday, though 57 employees would be able to reapply for 35 positions. The district…

Police find body of missing St. Louis area man

(KTRS) – The month-long search for a missing Eureka man is over. The Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office says someone found Tyler Adams’ body on Thursday in a shed in the Bevo neighborhood. Adams was reported missing on December 4. Fox 2 reports that there does not appear to evidence of foul play at the scene…