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Deadly Amtrak Train Crash

Deadly Amtrak Train Crash

Chaeann Lawrence, Reporter

June 2, 2015

In Philadelphia an Amtrak train derailed killing 8 people, and injuring more than 200. Authorities say that the train speed was more than it should have been. According to Yahoo News "Investigators are still trying to piece together what led the train to enter a sharp curve at more than double the 50...

Baltimore

Baltimore

William Byrd, Reporter

June 2, 2015

After the events of last summer, and even as far back as the murder of Trayvon Martin, another spot light has been drawn onto the issues of race, stereotyping, and police brutality. These issues have plagued America for more than a century and have been pushed to the front of our attention, for the...

Flight 9525’s Tragic End

Flight 9525’s Tragic End

Chaeann Lawrence, Reporter

April 16, 2015

On a Germanwings flight 9525 traveling from Barcelona, Spain to Dusseldorf , Germany, a 27-year old co-pilot deliberately crashed the plane by locking the captain out of the cabin- killing all 150 people on board. The co-pilot changed the planes altitude according to CNN news from 38,000 feet to 100...

Sexual Assaults On Youtube

Sexual Assaults On Youtube

Annie Abreu, Reporter

April 16, 2015

In October 2012 a video started going around of a man groping a woman on the 4 train while she was asleep. The video resurfaced again in late 2014 when Elisa Lopez started speaking out about what had happened to her. "I was in disbelief," Lopez says recalling when she first saw the video. "This can't...

Obama’s State Of The Union Address 2015

Chaeann Lawrence, Reporter

February 22, 2015

Barrack Obama's state of the Union address took place Tuesday, January 20th at 9 pm. The attendees included vice president Joe Biden, house speaker John Boehner, and the supreme court. Some topics mentioned were the growth in the economy, an increase in jobs, and a lower unemployment rate. President Oba...

Hong Kong 101 + 1

Hong Kong 101 + 1

December 5, 2014

Hong Kong's 'Occupying Central with Love and Peace' ad took over the renowned international media's headlines in the beginning of September. The atmosphere was fluctuating, as local governments are unwilling to compromise regarding the protesters' plea - a fastidious democratic election for Hong Kong's...

Ebola – A Deadly Virus. Know The Facts!

Ebola – A Deadly Virus. Know The Facts!

December 5, 2014

Recently on the news, Ebola has been making headlines. The Ebola outbreak was recently in West Africa. This recent outbreak is, "The largest and most complex Ebola outbreak since the Ebola virus was first discovered in 1976." According to World Health Organization, it also spread between countries, starting...

The ISIS Breakdown

Kevin Lam, Reporter

October 2, 2014

ISIS, also known as Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant and Islamic State (IS), aimed at creating an Islamic state across Sunni areas of Iraq and Syria. Led by Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, who was detained for four years in Camp Bucca, a U.S.-run prison in southern Iraq and released in 2009. He is known for...

Ray Rice,The NFL On The Issue Of Domestic Violence.

Chaeann Lawrence, Reporter

October 2, 2014

Baltimore Ravens running back, Ray Rice punched his current wife, Janay Palmer, in an Atlantic City casino elevator. However, the NFL denied the claims that they received this video. This is according to FOX Sports, which released a statement made by the NFL, which stated, “Our office has found absolutely...

A Broken World

A Broken World

Voniel Brown, Reporter

June 3, 2014

2014 is shaping up to be a very interesting year, with all of the events that have already occurred and the ones that are bound to follow. As it currently stands, the entire world is in a peculiar state, which has left it in limbo on many fronts. Anything and everything is bound to occur in mere instants,...

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