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Going From 18 to 21

January 14, 2020

Iran attack: US troops targeted with ballistic missiles in Iraq

Sara Esleawa

January 9, 2020

Two Iraqi bases housing US and coalition troops were targeted, one at Al Asad and one in Irbil, at about 02:00 local time on Wednesday. It came just hours after the burial of Soleimani, who controlled Iran's proxy forces across...

The Death of One of The Greatest Rappers

December 13, 2019

Hey Cougars, a tragedy has happened. One of the most famous rappers, Juice Wrld, has passed away. Reporters say that he had a seizure at Chicago’s Midway International Airport. It was an unknown medical emergency. On December...

Disney Skyliner Incident & Update

Nicholas Falls, Feature Reporter

October 24, 2019

On October 5th, 2019, Disney World’s newest mode of transportation, the Disney Skyliner, left passengers stranded in the air as gondolas collided in the Riviera Resort station. The passengers were stranded for hours on the line tha...

U.S. is still experiencing high-record number of anti-Semitic incidents

Sara Esleawa

October 21, 2019

In the beginning of the month till now of 2019, the Jewish civil rights group have counted 780 cases that include vandalism, arson and the distribution of white supremacist propaganda at Jewish institutions. The number of inc...

Wildfires Spreading in California

Arianna Perfetto

October 11, 2019

At least three wildfires have erupted around Southern California due to dry air and strong winds on Thursday.  The fires spread quickly and caused evacuation of 100,000 people around Los Angeles. Mayor Eric Garcetti tweeted out...

Greta Thunberg’s United Nations Speech

Lexi Kincaid

October 7, 2019

On September 23, 2019 the United Nations Climate Summit was held in New York City. This momentous occasion was marked with a very young and passionate speaker, Greta Thunberg. Thunberg, only 16 years old, attacked politicians...

Banned E-Cigarettes

October 7, 2019

On September 4, 2019, one of Michigan’s government officials, Gretchen Whitmer, was the first from Michigan to ban electric cigarettes that also come with different flavors for them which caused teens (and even adults) to vap...

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