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On this Day in History: The Death of a Revolutionary

On this Day in History: The Death of a Revolutionary

Geoffrey Dean, Staff Writer

October 5, 2018


Filed under NEWS, SHOWCASE

In August of 2004, Steve Jobs was diagnosed with pancreatic cancer.  The news was a shock to the entire world, as they came to learn that the man who had given them affordable technology was approaching the end of his life.  Unfortunately, on this day seven years ago, Jobs passed away. Steve Jobs...

Impending Economic Crisis in Argentina

Impending Economic Crisis in Argentina

Anna Dunn, Staff Writer

October 4, 2018


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Experts say that Argentina could be facing a massive economic crisis in the next few months due to rapidly rising inflation and conditions that are similar to the ones leading up to a previous crisis.  In order to combat this, President Macri has begun talks with the International Monetary Fund (IM...

On This Day in History: One Germany

On This Day in History: One Germany

Geoffrey Dean, Staff Writer

October 3, 2018


Filed under NEWS, SHOWCASE

On October 3, 1990, one of the most significant moments of the 20th century took place.  As the clock struck midnight, East and West Germans rushed to the infamous Berlin Wall, reducing it to rubble.  It was an act of unity that would change the known world forever.   For nearly 29 yea...

Cosby Sentenced to Prison

Cosby Sentenced to Prison

Kaia Patel, Staff Writer

October 3, 2018


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After more than a decade and two trials, 81-year-old actor Bill Cosby has been sentenced to three to 10 years in a state prison. 14 years ago he sexually assaulted Andrea Constand, and finally is now being apprehended. Judge Steven O’Neill of Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, said bail was not appropriate f...

Dallas Police Officer Arrested

Dallas Police Officer Arrested

Geoffrey Dean, Staff Writer

October 2, 2018


Filed under NEWS, SHOWCASE

On a late September evening in Dallas, Texas, police officer Amber Guyger attempted to enter what she thought was her apartment.  In reality, she was trying to enter the apartment of 26 year-old Botham Sham Jean, who had left the door slightly opened. Upon entering Jean’s apartment, she assumed that he ...

Brett Kavanaugh Hearing

Brett Kavanaugh Hearing

Geoffrey Dean, Staff Writer

September 27, 2018


Filed under NEWS, SHOWCASE

Brett Kavanaugh, a current Judge in the District of Columbia judiciary circuit, has been accused by three separate women for sexual assault.  Kavanaugh was nominated in early July by Trump to replace Judge Anthony Kennedy. He is being tried for sexual assault against Christine Blasey Ford, that occ...

North and South Korea’s Agreement

North and South Korea’s Agreement

Roshan Vridhachalam, Staff Writer

September 25, 2018


Filed under NEWS, SHOWCASE

 The Korean War lasted for over three years, starting on June 25th, 1950 and ending on July 27th, 1953. The war ended in an armistice (or a peace treaty), and an armistice was signed resulting in a split Korea at the DMZ, or Demilitarized Zone, which roughly follows the 38th parallel. The DMZ was an a...

Woman Stabbed Dead While Jogging in DC

Woman Stabbed Dead While Jogging in DC

Bilal Azzam, News Editor

September 25, 2018


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On September 18th, 2018, a woman was stabbed and killed while jogging at night. The stabbing was reported to have happened a little before 8 p.m. on 11th street. The police have been investigating, and have asked the public for their help to identify the victim. A nearby Chinese restaurant was able to ...

Big Bang Theory to End

Big Bang Theory to End

Geoffrey Dean, Staff Writer

September 24, 2018


Filed under NEWS, SHOWCASE

On September 24, 2017, the world was introduced to the super-genius Sheldon Cooper, his trio of nerd friends, and Penny. Just like that, The Big Bang Theory was born.  Over the past 11 years, the group has grown tremendously, and viewers were able to meet new characters all the while. However, the sho...

Planet 9

Planet 9

Geoffrey Dean, Staff writer

September 18, 2018


Filed under NEWS, Uncategorized

My Very Excited Mother Just Sent Us Nine Pizzas.  This was the phrase used to remember all nine planets in Earth’s solar system.  That is until a couple years ago, when Pluto was deemed unfit to qualify as a planet, and was removed from the list.  However, the makeup of the universe may be changing...

The Arctic’s Oldest and Thickest Sea Ice Breaks For the First Time

The Arctic’s Oldest and Thickest Sea Ice Breaks For the First Time

Audrey Compiano, Staff writer

September 18, 2018


Filed under NEWS, SHOWCASE, Uncategorized

The Arctic’s oldest and thickest sea ice has just broken for the first time The thickest and oldest sea ice, north of Greenland, has started to break up for the first time, according to The Guardian. These ices are so strong and thick that they stay frozen even through the summer months. This n...

Mac Miller Found Dead

Mac Miller Found Dead

Audrey Compiano, Staff Writer

September 18, 2018


Filed under NEWS, SHOWCASE

This past Friday, September 7th, 2018, Malcolm McCormick, also known as Mac Miller, was found dead in his apartment in Los Angeles. The 26-year-old was pronounced at 11:51 in the morning. The cause of death is not certain at this time, as the autopsy report has not come back but sources suspect it was a dru...

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