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Who Will Win the NBA Playoffs?

Who Will Win the NBA Playoffs?

Rylan M., Reporter

May 15, 2018

  The Playoffs are finally here, but before our eyes are quickly fading away. Already into the second round, many predictions can be made to which team will make it all the way to the top. The standout team in the East is Lebron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers. After a dominating four game se...

The Waffle House Shooting

The Waffle House Shooting

Jason M., Reporter

May 9, 2018

Just two months after the deadly Parkland School Shooting that killed 17 people, 29 year old Travis Reinking opened fire at a Waffle House in Nashville. Reinking drove up to the Nashville Waffle House in his pickup truck. At about 3:30 am, he shot and killed two people outside, before firing into the...

The Only Treatment For This Baby’s Epileptic Seizures Was Illegal

The Only Treatment For This Baby’s Epileptic Seizures Was Illegal

Karis C., Editor

May 9, 2018

Huntingburg, Ind. - A poor two year old child named Jaelah Jerger has epilepsy, and her little body is attacked by about 30 seizures a day. Epilepsy, or seizure disorder, is a brain injury that can cause a person to experience abnormal behavior, sensations, symptoms, and even loss of consciousness. Jae...

Syria Bombing

Syria Bombing

Lance Y., Reporter

May 9, 2018

On April 14, the US, along with Britain and France, bombed Syria. A joint airstrike targeted storage units that contain chemical weapons. The airstrike was launched one week after Syria President Bashar Al-Assad regime launched several chemical weapon attacks against citizens. The allies of America decid...

Multiple Starbucks Closed For Racial-Bias Education

Multiple Starbucks Closed For Racial-Bias Education

Charis P., Co-Editor

May 9, 2018

Ever since 1971, Starbucks has been providing customers with freshly-made drinks and pastries. They have become one of the most popular and largest coffee chains in the world and serve over 500 customers a day. However, there have been multiple recent incidents that have occurred at Starbucks, involvin...

Trump Bans Transgenders from the Military

Trump Bans Transgenders from the Military

Heleni N., Editor

April 27, 2018

In July of 2017, President Donald Trump informed his followers through Twitter that, "The United States government will not accept or allow transgender individuals to serve in any capacity in the US military." In other words, Trump had just banned transgender people from the U.S military.  People wer...

March For Our Lives

March For Our Lives

Tanner Y., Reporter

April 27, 2018

On March 24, thousands of people gathered on the streets of Washington D.C. for a rally called March For Our Lives. This crowd was made up of kids and teens, making it the first protest organized by children. So what was this all about? A massive number of school shootings have taken place in the last fe...

Teen Sentenced to 241 Years in Prison

Teen Sentenced to 241 Years in Prison

Lois H., Reporter

April 27, 2018

News about shootings, robberies, and other crimes are always terrible to hear about because they all involve hurting someone, whether it be physically or mentally. A young teen convicted of shooting two people and other burglaries was 16 year old Bobby Bostic. He was found guilty from the 18 crimes he commited...

The Worst Sports Teams of the 2000s

The Worst Sports Teams of the 2000s

Tushaar M., Editor

April 24, 2018

Many teams that were dominant during the early 2000s are still strong and dominant to this day. Teams such as the Spurs or the Patriots have been near the top of the ladder every season in the past decade. On the other hand, there are many teams still struggling from their mistakes during the early 2000s...

The Syrian War: The Deadliest Years For Children

The Syrian War: The Deadliest Years For Children

Erin K., Editor - Campus Life

April 11, 2018

Ever since the year of 2011, war has been ruling the land of Syria. The UN Envoy (United Nations and Arab League Envoy to Syria) has estimated around 400,000 deaths, with more than one-fourth of the count going to children. Throughout the eight years of this gruesome civil war, children have faced deaths...

Trump Meets With Kim Jong Un

Trump Meets With Kim Jong Un

Jayden M., Editor - Features

April 11, 2018

On March 8, United States president Donald J. Trump agreed to a possible meeting with North Korean leader, Kim Jong Un, taking place in late May. The location of the meeting has not been confirmed yet, but it is expected to take place at either Pyongyang, Washington DC or the DMZ, the border between ...

Dog Suffocates During United Airlines Flight

Dog Suffocates During United Airlines Flight

Lauren Y., Editor - Opinon

April 11, 2018

Though pet transportation on airplanes has always been a major problem, the recent incident involving United Airlines has brought new light to the subject: on March 12, 2018, a family pet suffocated in the overhead bin after its owners were directed to put it in the compartment. United Airlines has already...

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