• Is Donald Trump going too far?

    Is Donald Trump going too far?

    Logan Rocha, Contributor

    January 15, 2019

    President Trump has been wanting to build the United States border wall ever since he began campaigning in 2015. But recently he has been increasing his threats to Congress that he is going to call for a state of emergency to build the wall without Congress's approval. Democrats announced that his threats...

  • Government Shutdown

    Government Shutdown

    Gunnar Strom, Contributor

    January 11, 2019

    Over winter break, President Donald Trump shut down the government in hopes of swaying Congress into funding the border wall as he needs several Democrat votes in order to do so. As of the 9th of January, the shutdown is in its 20th day, with seemingly no end in sight. President Trump needs $5.7 billion...

  • 5G Mobile to Revolutionize Internet

    5G Mobile to Revolutionize Internet

    Jacob Pieczynski, Contributor

    January 11, 2019

    For years, people have been content with the speeds that their mobile phones have been reaching. Internet companies have been raising internet speeds up to more than 1 gigabyte per second, a ridiculously fast download speed. Now, the newest revolution in mobile and internet speeds is arriving with the...

    Map of first 5G rollouts across the United States

  • Snow Storm in Europe Leaves 13 Dead

    Snow Storm in Europe Leaves 13 Dead

    Avery Ward, Contributor

    January 11, 2019

    A snow storm plummeted near the Alpine region of Europe, trapping hundreds of people. The high winds from the storm caused flight cancellations and increased the percentage of more fatal avalanches. At least thirteen people have been killed due to weather-related incidents over the past week from avalanches...

  • 15 Year-Old Electrocuted by Phone in Bath

    15 Year-Old Electrocuted by Phone in Bath

    Kaidyn Greene, Contributor

    January 10, 2019

    On December 11, a Russian girl, Irina Rybnikova, at the age of 15, died from electrocution. "Irina Rybnikova was killed in the city of Bratsk in the central Russian region of Irkutsk Oblast when she took a bath with her phone on charge" (Finance). She was using her phone, messaging friends, while her...

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Rudolph stirring up controversy.

Rudolph stirring up controversy.

December 20, 2018

CDC Says to Stay Away from Raw Cookie Dough

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December 20, 2018

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