The Cub Reporter

Viking Cruises Under Investigation

The Viking Sky recently was caught up in a huge storm, forcing the cruise ship to dock

Jason M., Co-Editor in Chief

April 23, 2019

On Monday, all 1,300 passengers on Viking Sky were on land with 9 hospitalized and one in critical condition. The Viking Sky set sail despite storm warnings on March 14. In between the Norwegian ports of Tromso and Stavanger, the ship’s engines failed and the crew sent out a mayday signal. A lack of ...

Recent Amtrak Complications

2015 Amtrak train derailment

Nathan C., Editor - Food/Travel

February 21, 2018

The National Railroad Passenger Corporation, better known as Amtrak, is a large company that manages railways all across the country. In 1970, President Nixon signed the Rail Passenger Service Act, created by Congress, which started Amtrak. Since the beginning of operations in 1971, Amtrak has been delive...

Famine in Yemen

the Soviet Famine of 1932–1933

Lauren Y., Editor - Opinion

December 15, 2017

Nora Rashid, a citizen, suffering from the famine in Yemen, has had to sell her family’s livestock to afford her daughter’s transport costs. Her four-year-old daughter desperately needed to reach the feeding center in Al-Sabaeen, but Rashid didn’t have enough money to pay for the medical care her...

Puerto Rico has No Water or Electricity

Hurricane Maria damage.

Heleni N., Editor - Arts & Entertainment

October 27, 2017

Having running water may be a common thing for many people in the United States, but in Puerto Rico it's a luxury. Two weeks ago, Hurricane Maria hit Puerto Rico and more than half the island has no water and very little electricity.  For them, water has to be reused, meaning it's not completely cle...

Disaster Earthquake in Mexico

A Collapsed Building of the earthquake

Bianca Z., Reporter

October 12, 2017

Recently, there has been a disastrous earthquake in Central Mexico. There was a 7.1 magnitude earthquake Saturday morning near Puebla, Mexico on September 19 . A number of buildings collapsed during the earthquake including a  private school called Enrique Rebsamen that was in session during the earth...

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