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Should Puerto Rico become a state?

Should Puerto Rico become a state?

Elio A,., Reporter

April 23, 2019

Puerto Rico was a territory inherited by the United States near the end of the Spanish-American war. Puerto Rico has had a long feud of whether it should become America’s 51st state or not. It has been a controversial debate and argument for a while and has recently pushed to harder limits to beco...

Should the U.S. Help Other Countries in Need?

Should the U.S. Help Other Countries in Need?

Evan W., reporter

March 7, 2019

The U.S. has fought wars in other countries that had nothing to do with them. America got involved in wars like Syria, Vietnam, and Afghanistan. These wars had no effect on America, but they decided to help countries fight to victory. As of today, the U.S. has to most powerful military forces in the...

El Chapo Found Guilty

El Chapo Found Guilty

Jayden F., Reporter

March 5, 2019

El Chapo the infamous Mexican crime lord was convicted on Tuesday after a three month trial in New York City. This conviction exposed how the inner workings of his cartel, that also shipped tons of drugs into the United States and also plagued Mexico with non-stop bloodshed and terrible corruption. The...

U.S. Withdraws from Syria

U.S. Withdraws from Syria

Elio A., Reporter

January 24, 2019

On December 19th of 2018, President Donald Trump made an announcement regarding the withdrawal of United States troops in Syria. President Trump included in his speech that ISIS in Northern Syria has been defeated, and therefore there was no need for a US military presence in Syria. The National Security...

The Legacy of George H.W. Bush

The Legacy of George H.W. Bush

Lauren N., Reporter

December 18, 2018

On November 30, 2018, America’s 41st president, George H.W. Bush, passed away. This deeply affected his family members: two siblings, five children, 17 grandchildren, and 8 great-grandchildren. The whole family was devastated when George Bush Junior told them that their father, grandfather, and great-...

Mexico’s Immigrants Met With Tear Gas at Mexico-US Border

Mexico’s Immigrants Met With Tear Gas at Mexico-US Border

Logan D., Reporter

December 17, 2018

Mexico has been in a big conflict with the US over immigration for a while now. There have been many illegal immigrants crossing the border under the radar, and it has not been taken lightly. On Sunday, a large group of migrants attempted to cross the border while protesting. Both nations were aware of this...

US Missionary Killed on Remote Island

US Missionary Killed on Remote Island

Noah K., Reporter

December 17, 2018

A US Missionary, named John Allen Chau was killed by bows and arrows of the North Sentinelese tribespeople.  The young missionary went to the island to tell them about the Bible. He was murdered by the North Sentinelese tribespeople and police are currently trying to retrieve his body from the isla...

Discrimination at US Universities

Discrimination at US Universities

Lauren N., Reporter

November 28, 2018

Discrimination against Asian Americans are not only at Yale and Harvard, the two schools that are on the news, but it is also at universities all across the United States of America. It all started a few years back when people wanted to make the schools more diverse using affirmative action. Affirmative...

US Calls for Cease Fire in Yemen

US Calls for Cease Fire in Yemen

Colin M., Co-Editor-in-Chief

November 27, 2018

U.S. officials have called for a cease-fire in the war in Yemen. The war was being led by Saudi Arabia against the Houthi rebels, who have killed more than 10,000 people since 2015. The United States has been selling arms to its ally Saudi Arabia for many years and has made several billion dollars in...

Team USA in the Winter Olympics

Team USA in the Winter Olympics

Alexandra C., Reporter

March 7, 2018

The 2018 Winter Olympics was held in PyeongChang, and team USA did well and made many historical moments to be remembered. Many different sports were competed in this winter Olympics, including Airplane Skiing and the Biathlon. Other competitive sports that took place in the Winter Olympics include ...

North Korea: What is Yet to Come

North Korea: What is Yet to Come

Charis P., Editor - Food & Travel

November 27, 2017

The tension between the U.S. and North Korea is no news to anyone. For years, North Korea’s leader, Kim Jong Un, has threatened the U.S. by saying that he will create a nuclear bomb and in turn, take out the U.S. and its population. In the past year, he has made steady progress in doing so. So far, N...

North Korea Threat

North Korea Threat

Nathan C., Reporter

April 27, 2017

Recently, North Korea has become an international headline-maker after their tensions with the U.S. have been elevated. Armed with a complete arsenal of conventional, biological and chemical weapons, North Korea has always been a threat to the U.S. and other countries. However, those tensions rose on...

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