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West Virginia Leaders Reach Deal to End Teachers Strike

West Virginia lawmakers acted swiftly Tuesday after Gov. Jim Justice and Republican leaders tentatively agreed to end the state's nine-day teachers' walkout by giving 5 percent raises not just to teachers, but to all state workers. "I believe in you and I love our kids," Justice told teachers after the agreement was announced. He planned a news conference later Tuesday. With striking teachers cheering from the gallery, the House of Delegates subsequently passed the...

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