Chelsey B. Coombs

school shootings

A science teacher was shot three times stopping a school shooter in Indiana

Middle school science teacher and a 13-year-old girl are in critical condition after a student walked into a classroom with two handguns and started shooting.
Chelsey B. Coombs
5.25.18
labor

The Supreme Court just gave companies a huge win over workers

In a 5-4 decision, the court rules employers can prohibit class action lawsuits and force employees into arbitration.
Chelsey B. Coombs
5.21.18
labor

Labor Omnia Vincit: This week in labor news

We're breaking down everything that happened with unions and labor across the country
Chelsey B. Coombs
5.21.18
Atmosphere

Someone is releasing a gas that was banned for destroying the ozone

This is "very much a detective story for us to try to unravel," says a NOAA scientist
Chelsey B. Coombs
5.18.18
teachers walkouts

N.C. teachers are rallying for better pay, better funding — and Medicaid expansion

In a departure from other states, these teachers are also fighting for a Medicaid expansion.
Chelsey B. Coombs
5.16.18
midterms

How West Virginia teachers showed their power at the ballot box

Almost 90 percent of teachers' union–endorsed candidates won their primaries Tuesday.
Chelsey B. Coombs
5.9.18
Walk-outs

Thousands of teachers are skipping school to demand higher pay in North Carolina

So many teachers have called off work on May 16 that three of the state’s largest districts already canceled classes.
Chelsey B. Coombs
5.8.18
#metoo

Charlie Rose sued for allegedly asking employees to have sex with each other

Katherine Brooks Harris, Sydney McNeal, and Yuqing “Chelsea” Wei all worked with Rose at CBS at points between 2016 and 2018.
Chelsey B. Coombs
5.4.18
maga

All of the rights: Kanye has gone full MAGA

Kanye and Trump both have "dragon energy," the rapper tweeted.
Chelsey B. Coombs
4.25.18
#freemeekmill

Meek Mill is about to be a free man

Meek Mill is almost finally free.
Chelsey B. Coombs
4.24.18
VICE News

Penis transplant recipient may be able to have sex again

A soldier injured by a bomb in Afghanistan became the first person to have a successful penis and scrotum transplant
Chelsey B. Coombs
4.23.18
Teacher walkouts

Arizona teachers are so pissed about their pay, they organized their state's first walkout

Average teacher pay in Arizona is thousands less than the national average.
Chelsey B. Coombs
4.20.18
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