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Prince Harry and Meghan Markle ‘Quit’ Being Royalty

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle ‘Quit’ Being Royalty

Sophia Orphanakis-Ward, Editor-in-Chief January 14, 2020

On Wednesday January 8, 2020, newlywed royal couple Prince Harry and Meghan Duke and Duchess of Sussex announced that they will step back from their royal duties as senior members of the British Royal...

Nathan Law (C) speaks at a rally with Jousha Wong (centre L) and supporters in Causeway bay following Nathan Law's win in the Legislative Council election in Hong Kong on September 5, 2016. A new generation of young Hong Kong politicians advocating a break from Beijing looked set to become lawmakers for the first time on September 5 in the biggest poll since mass pro-democracy rallies in 2014. / AFP / ISAAC LAWRENCE        (Photo credit should read ISAAC LAWRENCE/AFP/Getty Images)

Results Of District Council Elections Reflect Growing Will For Democracy In Hong Kong

Elida Horvath, Staff December 12, 2019

On November 24, the District Council elections in Hong Kong took place. After months of protests by the newly developed movement for universal suffrage by Hong Kong’s residents, pro-democracy parties...

DACA May Soon Shut Down

DACA May Soon Shut Down

Joshua Kraemer, Staff December 10, 2019

DACA Is Going To Be Shut Down Soon On November 12, 2019, there was an oral argument over ending DACA. DACA (Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals) is a program that was established during Barack Obama’s...

Germany Falls Victim to Jewlery Heists

Germany Falls Victim to Jewlery Heists

Anja Cieslewicz, Staff December 10, 2019

The Royal Palace Museum in Dresden, Germany fell victim to a jewel heist on November 25, 2019. In the early morning, a fire was started at a nearby bridge, destroying a power box which consequently disabled...

A Glimpse At The Hong Kong Protests

A Glimpse At The Hong Kong Protests

Samara Jackson, News Editor October 24, 2019

On March 31, 2019, protests in Hong Kong erupted. So far Hong Kong citizens, also known as “Hong Kongers,” have shut down the Hong Kong International Airport for multiple days, stormed into countless...

Ukraine Recap

Ukraine Recap

Sophia Orphanakis-Ward and Theadora Soter October 19, 2019

On July 25 of this past summer, the President of the United States, Donald J. Trump, made a very controversial phone call to the president of Ukraine, Volodymyr Zelesky. In this “congratulatory” phone...

Brexit Tensions Increase as October Deadline Nears

Brexit Tensions Increase as October Deadline Nears

Gabe Wong, Web Editor September 30, 2019

The United Kingdom (UK) is scheduled to leave the European Union (EU) at 23:00 Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) on October 31.  The UK decided to leave the EU in 2016 after the June 23 leave-remain referendum....

Whistleblower Exposes Trumps Intentions with Ukraine

Whistleblower Exposes Trumps Intentions with Ukraine

London Venz, Journalism Staff September 26, 2019

Last week reports were released which found evidence of Trump working alongside Ukraine. On July 25, President Trump made a call to Ukrainian officials. The phone call discussed President Trump's opponent...

Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh Accused of Sexual Misconduct Again

Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh Accused of Sexual Misconduct Again

Samara Jackson, News Editor September 26, 2019

On September 14,  The New York Times published an article describing further sexual misconduct against Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanugh. The article was written by Robin Pogrebin and Kate Kelly, both...

Sandy Hook’s Tear Jerking PSA Video

Sandy Hook’s Tear Jerking PSA Video

Paige Upwall, Journalism Staff September 20, 2019

On December 14, 2002, a school shooting occurred at Sandy Hook Elementary School. Twenty year old Adam Lanza shot and killed twenty eight people that day. Including twenty children who were  between the...

Justin Trudeau Under Fire After Racist Photos Resurface

Justin Trudeau Under Fire After Racist Photos Resurface

Lily Rutherford, Journalism Staff September 9, 2019

Images of Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau have recently resurfaced, showing multiple incidences of the Prime Minister wearing blackface and brownface makeup. In a photo from 2001, he is seen in...

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“Apocalyptic-like Meteor Explosion over Earth’s Atmosphere”

Max Plumb, Journalism 1 Staff April 25, 2019

On December 18, 2018 NASA (National Aeronautics and Space Administration) witnessed a huge fireball explosion in Earth’s atmosphere and later announced it on March, 18. According to NASA, “the blast...

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