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Denver teachers vote to strike over pay

The main sticking point was increasing base pay, including lessening teachers' reliance on one-time bonuses for things such as having students with high test scores.

4 arrested for allegedly planning attack on largely Muslim community

The three men and a teen allegedly planned to attack the community of Islamberg. Police said they found 23 firearms and three improvised explosive devices.

Acclaimed columnist, PBS host Russell Baker dies at 93

Baker, author of The Times' "Observer" column for 36 years, won two Pulitzers and praise as one of the finest 20th-century American writers.

Los Angeles teachers approve deal ending strike after six days

Mayor Eric Garcetti praised both the union and school district administrators.

L.A. teachers strike: What they won and what they didn't in tentative deal

Teacher pay, charter school expansion and class size -- which is far higher in Los Angeles than the national average -- were all on the table during the strike.