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NBC Renews ‘This is Us’ for Two More Seasons

NBC Renews ‘This is Us’ for Two More Seasons

MaryBeth Stup, Editor

January 25, 2017


Filed under News, Showcase

On Wednesday, January 18th, 2017 NBC announced at the Television Critics Association’s winter press tour that they would be renewing Dan Fogelman’s new hit drama This is Us for a second and third season. Each season will consist of 18 episodes. This is Us is a family drama with a time-jumping twist that...

Did the Trump Tweets Save the Office of Congressional Ethics?

Did the Trump Tweets Save the Office of Congressional Ethics?

Ahamed Chowdhury, Staff Writer

January 25, 2017


Filed under News, Showcase

On Tuesday January 3rd, the Republican party was planning on decreasing the power of the  Office of Congressional Ethics or the OCE. The OCE was created in 2008 in order to keep an eye on the Ethics Committee and prevent the House of Representatives and the Senate from passing laws that could distress the eth...

Reactions to Fidel Castro’s Death

Reactions to Fidel Castro’s Death

Ahamed Chowdhury, Staff Writer

January 6, 2017


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On November 25th, 2016 Fidel Castro, a very prominent figure in Cuba’s revolution, passed away. In fact, Fidel Castro led Cuba in the revolution for many years. From 1959 to 1976 he served as the prime minister of Cuba. Then from 1976 to 2006 he served as the president of Cuba. In total, he was in...

The “War on Christmas”

The “War on Christmas”

Danielle Schmidt, Co-Editor-in-Chief

January 4, 2017


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The outrage over Starbucks' holiday cups is back and the general public is just as done with the ordeal as they were last year.  The controversy over the 'secular' design of the cup is sparking outrage among many Christians in the United States who are claiming that Starbucks is waging a wa...

Chelsea and Everton Game

Chelsea and Everton Game

Ahamed Chowdhury, Staff Writer

November 10, 2016


Filed under News, Showcase

There is a lot on the line for both teams in this match, as they try to cement their place in the top four. For Chelsea this is an especially important match, since this could make or break their title challenge. For Everton on the other hand, who have had a much better start to this season than the p...

Impressions from the Vice-Presidential Debate

Ahamed Chowdhury

October 14, 2016


Filed under News

The Vice-Presidential Debate took place at 9 p.m. est on Wednesday October 5th, 2016. There was a lot of commotion leading up to the debate. Many Americans are actually little interested in the vice-presidents because both of the nominees are very old and are not that favorable with the general public....

Hurricane Matthew’s Threat to Central America

Hurricane Matthew’s Threat to Central America

Danielle Schmidt, Staff Writer

October 14, 2016


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The 13th tropical storm and 5th hurricane of the 2016 storm season has been given the next name on the list of sequential storm names: Matthew.  The major hurricane originated off the coast of Africa on September 22nd after a wind disturbance (most likely coming through the Saharan desert) ...

Charlotte Protests Continue as Police Refuse to Release Shooting Video

Charlotte Protests Continue as Police Refuse to Release Shooting Video

Ahamed Chowdhury, Staff Writer

October 7, 2016


Filed under News, Showcase

Citizens of Charlotte are still outraged at the amount of injustice going on in the city. Criticizing the council for not making any changes even after the weeks of rioting in the streets and highways. Some dozen citizens were given a chance to “voice their opinions”, and most of them asked for the ...

Steelers’ Le’Veon Bell Faces Max Suspension

Steelers’ Le’Veon Bell Faces Max Suspension

Cameron Dailey, Staff Writer

September 7, 2016


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, News, Showcase

Le’Veon Bell, age 22, of the Pittsburgh Steelers, was the second-leading rusher last season, gaining 1,361 rushing yards, 854 receiving yards, and scoring eight touchdowns. Bell played at Michigan State and was drafted in the second round of the 2013 NFL Draft. For the second time, Pittsburgh Steelers’ ...

England Junior Doctors on Strike

England Junior Doctors on Strike

Harlee Forgacs, Staff Writer

May 16, 2016


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Many of England’s Junior doctors are on strike because they are mad and concerned about patients and their safety. Junior doctors make up nearly half of the doctors in England. The reason for their strike is that the government is changing their their work schedule to full seven day weeks. The docto...

Old Navy Interracial Ad

Old Navy Interracial Ad

Jessica Tobin, Staff Writer

May 16, 2016


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Recently there has been a lot of commotion over Old Navy’s interracial ad. On April 29th, 2016 Old Navy released an interracial ad and a lot of people have different feelings about it. The ad featured a black woman, a white man and a child riding piggyback on the man. Some people promised to boyco...

Detroit Teacher Sick-Out

May 16, 2016


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A massive school sick-out forced 94 schools in Detroit to shut down on Wednesday May 4th. The sick-out was a way for teachers to protest the news they received Saturday, informing them that schools couldn’t pay them after June 30 even though they had earned the pay. DPS emergency manager Judge St...

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