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Trump’s Tax Returns Finally Released

The New York Times recently caused a political stir by releasing information on the president's tax reports, reporting shocking information.

Sofia Cruz, News Editor

October 24, 2020

Donald Trump’s promises of releasing his tax returns, should he win the presidential election in 2016, seem like nothing but a distant memory. Although he did end up winning, he never fulfilled this promise and many moved on thinking his tax history would forever remain a mystery. A shocking revelat...

Remdesivir: What Will It Mean For COVID-19

The drug Remdesivir may represent a breakthrough in treading patients with COVID-19, but its long-term effects remain undocumented.

Arianna Hoyos, Staff Writer

October 24, 2020

A medication that could possibly help end the pandemic seems intriguing, but does such a thing even exist? Remdesivir, an antiviral medication, may be the answer that scientists are looking for. Sold under the name VekluryⓇ, Remdesivir is a medication currently being studied to see if it has any effect on sy...

Is a Coronavirus Vaccine Coming Soon?

As we search for a COVID-19 cure, who is leading the way in vaccine trials, and what are the updates?

Gabriela McGrath Moreira, Staff Writer

October 24, 2020

As COVID-19 continues, so does the research and clinical trials for a vaccine. The University of Miami has been conducting clinical trials in order to gain more data as Florida and many other states are researching possible solutions. President Trump has been especially keen on releasing a vaccine extremely...

Judge Amy Coney Barrett: a Future Supreme Court Justice?

Ruth Bader Ginsburg's potential successor sits at the opposite end of the political spectrum, and, if confirmed, would shift the Supreme Court to hold a conservative majority.

Daphne Renoux, Staff Writer

October 14, 2020

Recently, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, one of the nine Supreme Court Justices, passed away. She left behind not only her legacy but also an empty seat on the Supreme Court. The president of the United States, Donald Trump, has now officially nominated Amy Coney Barrett to fill this spot. Barrett is from Indiana,...

Zendaya Makes Acting History

Zendaya wins the Emmy award in the Outstanding Actress category.

Noa Belehssen, Staff Writer

October 11, 2020

This year marked the 72nd Primetime Emmy Awards, hosted by Jimmy Kimmel and held at the Staples Center in Los Angeles. The Emmy is an American award presented to individuals who showed excellence in the television industry each year. Specific movies and television shows are also awarded. Like many other...

Trump Announces “Platinum Plan” for Black Communities

Donald Trump speaking with supporters at a campaign rally at the Prescott Valley Event Center in Prescott Valley, Arizona.

Massimo Aguila, Staff Writer

October 4, 2020

President Donald Trump recently unveiled his “Platinum Plan” Thursday, Sept. 24, a policy plan meant to give aid to Black communities across the United States with economic incentives and criminal justice reform. The plan was presented fewer than 40 days before election night at a “Black Voices...

A Sprinkle of Optimism: Positive News Recap

From award winning rats to an increase in bee populations, this is the top four positive news recap

Mia Cabrera, Staff Writer

October 4, 2020

During these distressing times, sometimes just a single piece of good news can be enough to lift someone’s mood. Although it seems that every day a new piece of negative information is brought to light, there are also many positive things happening each day that often go unnoticed. From award-winning...

President Trump Contracts COVID-19

President Trump announced that he has contracted the COVID-19 virus and is currently receiving treatment at the Walter Reed National Military Medical Center.

Massimo Aguila, Staff Writer

October 3, 2020

President Donald Trump announced early morning on Friday, Oct. 2, that he and the First Lady Melania Trump had tested positive for COVID-19. He tweeted just hours earlier that Hope Hicks, a public relations executive and political advisor serving for the President tested positive, and that the First...

CDC Removes COVID-19 Aerosol Transmission Guidelines

The Centers for Disease Control are under scrutiny after adding and removing guidelines regarding how COVID-19 spreads, as many wonder if President Trump influenced the abrupt changes.

Isabel Donner, Staff Writer

September 28, 2020

Last Friday, Sept. 18, the Centers for Disease Control added new information to CoronaVirus resources regarding the manner in which the virus spreads. However, just a few days later, on Sept. 21, the new guidelines were removed. This led many to wonder why they were taken off the website and if President...

Halloween 2020: Will We Be Ghosted?

In the midst of a pandemic, Halloween 2020 may look very different from previous years.

Mia Cabrera, Staff Writer

September 27, 2020

Halloween has been the topic of discussion recently, with many debating whether or not it should be celebrated. As the holiday season nears, so does the one year mark of the first reported Covid-19 case. Although the case numbers are steadily decreasing, Covid-19 remains a prevalent issue, scaring many...

Microsoft Purchases Bethesda: A Perfect Expansion

Software and hardware giant Microsoft purchased Bethesda Studios for 7.5 billion dollars.

Patrick Heydasch, Staff Writer

September 26, 2020

Bethesda Softworks has been a giant in the video game industry since 1986, releasing fantasy titles such as the Fallout franchise, a series in which the player has to survive a post-nuclear apocalypse, along with the Doom series, where the player battles demons in Hell. Bethesda's most popular series...

A Sting That Is Sweet: Honeybee Venom Used to Treat Cancer

A new treatment for breast cancer comes from a surprising source - modified bee venom.

Leidi-Di Salcedo-Urena, Staff Writer

September 26, 2020

Bees have contributed a lot to the ecosystem and to humanity itself; honey, pollination, biodiversity and more. They do so much for the planet and recently, bees have added a new contribution to their list. Scientists from the Harry Perkins Institute of Medical Research in Australia have newly discovered...

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