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Who Is the Real George Santos?

Who Is the Real George Santos?

Eliza Olsen , World News Editor January 25, 2023

The 34-year-old politician George Santos is not who he claims to be. This past November, Republican congressman George Santos ran for New York's third congressional district. His resume was surprisingly...

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January 6th, 2021: A Reflection on the Day that Shook a Nation

Dakotah Hubbard, Staff Writer January 25, 2023

Americans will never forget the date January 6th, 2021: the day when supporters of former president Donald Trump stormed the capitol fueled by anger caused by election results they believed to be fraudulent....

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Catastrophic Storms Hit California

Carly Juliano, Staff Writer January 25, 2023

Flooding and landslides in California have killed twenty people as of right now and displaced tens of thousands. Officials say that more people have died due to the recent storms than the wildfires that...

Idaho Murderer Caught

Idaho Murderer Caught

Madison Booth, World News Editor January 24, 2023

On December 30, 2022, the Pennsylvania State Police arrested 28-year-old Bryan Kohberger in his parent’s home in Pennsylvania in connection to the Idaho murders that took place in early November. He...

FTC Sues Fortnite Creator Epic Games for $520 Million for Breaking Child Safety Laws

FTC Sues Fortnite Creator Epic Games for $520 Million for Breaking Child Safety Laws

Nicolas Bandille, Staff Writer January 24, 2023
In December of last year, it was revealed that video game company and creators of Fortnite Epic Games are being sued for $520 million dollars by The Federal Trade Commission (FTC). This would be $275 million for violation of the children’s privacy law, and $245 million in refunds for tricking players into making unwanted charges. 
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Who’s Speaking

Kaylan Moore, Staff Writer January 23, 2023

On January 7th, Kevin McCarthy was officially voted in as Speaker of the House for the Republican Party, but what took to get there was chaos. As the Capital was in hysteria, the Republican Party created...

Chinas Covid Controversy

China’s Covid Controversy

Julia Miller, Staff Writer January 4, 2023

Protests in Beijing and Shanghai have broken out in November due to China’s strict covid policies. According to the statistics made by Our World in Data, covid cases in China reached 3,474 on October...

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Britney Griner Is Finally Home

Brendan Granata, Staff Writer December 22, 2022

After almost 10 months in Russian custody, WNBA star Brittney Griner is finally home in the U.S. The ordeal started on February 17 when Griner was accused of bringing cannabis oil vape cartridges into...

AP Photo/Tatan Syuflana

Earth-Shaking Catastrophe in Indonesia

Carly Juliano, Staff Writer December 22, 2022

On Monday, November 21st at around 1:21 p.m. local time, a 5.6 magnitude earthquake hit Java, Indonesia. Over 200 people died, more than 1,000 people were injured, and 151 are still missing. This earthquake...

Idaho Murders

Idaho Murders

Madison Booth, World News Editor December 21, 2022

In the middle of the night on November 14, four Idaho college students were murdered in their home. Weeks after the murders, the police are yet to have a suspect. The details about that night are slowly...

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The Qatar FIFA World Cup Controversy, Explained

Nico DiBari, Entertainment Editor December 21, 2022
When Qatar was awarded the 2022 FIFA World Cup back in December  2010, there were already various concerns surrounding the country’s suitability for hosting and the questionable fairness of FIFA’s World Cup bidding process. Now, as the World Cup is underway, the controversy has come to a head. 
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The White House Decks the Halls

Lizzie Rubright, Sports Editor December 19, 2022

During the holiday season, homes across the country are decorated with lights and trees, and the White House is no exception. The 2022 decor at the executive mansion is unsurprisingly stunning. Each...

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