Fishing Trip Gone Wrong!

Rykia Bernard, Writer
February 12, 2014 • 2,500 views
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A man by the name of, Jose Salvador Alvarenga, claims to have been stranded on Marshall Islands for more than a year. According to him, while leaving Mexico on a fishing trip, his boat was completely blown off course. Also, he claims to have watched his best friend die of starvation. Alvarenga was...

3 Injured on Annual 4/20 Rally

Asia Madison, Writer
April 29, 2013 • 1,530 views
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3 people were injured at the annual 4/20 rally held in Denver’s Civic Center Park on Saturday. A man and a woman were shot, and a bullet grazed a teenager standing nearby. 4/20 is a counterculture holiday where people celebrate smoking marijuana. Thousands of people gathered in the city park to c...

Obamacare

Asia Madison, Writer
April 26, 2013 • 4,122 views
Filed under Opinion, World News

I’m sure you’ve all heard of Obamacare, but what exactly is Obamacare? First off, Obamacare is an unofficial name for a healthcare plan proposed by President Obama. Some other names for it include Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act and “the health care law”. It definitely hasn’t been...

Iron Lady Dead at 87

Alexis Smith, Writer
April 12, 2013 • 8,001 views
Filed under Entertainment, World News

    Margaret Hilda Roberts was born on 13 October 1925 in Grantham, England to a family of grocers. She was a British politician and the first female Prime Minister of Great Britain. She held that office from 1979-1990 and became the longest serving Prime Minister in the 20th Century. She ...

New Pope from the New World: Pope Francis I Elected the Next Head of the Catholic Church

Erica Smith, Writer
April 10, 2013 • 1,039 views
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The Roman Catholic Church was rocked in February when Pope Benedict XVI became the first pope in 598 years to resign from his divine position. The 85 year-old felt that his “advancing age” would inhibit him from carrying out his papal duties, and sources close to him claim that it was his “right”...

MS Child Cured Of HIV

Asia Madison, Writer
April 3, 2013 • 959 views
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             Is it really real? Earlier this month, doctors made it known that a rural Mississippi baby had been cured of HIV. It was first announced in Atlanta at a Retroviruses and Opportunistic Conference. The baby began receiving treatment roughly thirty hours after birth, which is not...

Guilty, or Not Guilty…That is the Question

Alexis Smith, Writer
April 3, 2013 • 5,872 views
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Thirty-two year old, Jodi Arias is on trial in Arizona for the brutal murder of her ex-boyfriend, Travis Alexander. When his body was first discovered back in 2008, Arias denied being at Travis’ home or knowing anything about the murder. She then changed her story twice, first saying that two un...

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