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Need to know news for Chicago’s teens. From hot topics like bullying to college application tips, let The Mash be your guide.

Pizza Hut launches a cookie pizza News

Pizza Hut is rolling out a 8-inch chocolate chip cookie that will be sliced like a pizza

July 14, 2014

Big picture: Iraq crisis explained
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July 7, 2014

We break down what's happening—and what's next

Get Out This Independence Day Weekend
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July 1, 2014

Sitting around for 4th of July weekend? Turn off the Netflix and get out to some of these events.

CPS announces layoffs of more than 1,100
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June 27, 2014

Roughly 1,100 CPS employees are being laid off, among them 550 teachers

Chicago wins George Lucas museum
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June 25, 2014

“Star Wars” creator George Lucas has selected Chicago over Los Angeles and San Francisco.

Teen stands up to gang and nearly loses his life
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June 20, 2014

15-year-old who defied Latin Kings is stabbed in neck and left for dead in garbage can

Auto accidents biggest killer of teens
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June 20, 2014

More than half of all teens killed in auto accidents were not wearing seat belts

Gasp, drop and roll: Goliath opens at Great America
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June 19, 2014

Goliath is the world’s fastest wooden roller coaster

Grad gift guide
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June 18, 2014

Grab a gift for your favorite grad!