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Volcanic Eruption in Guatemala kills 99

Volcanic Eruption in Guatemala kills 99

Chase Bagnall-Koger, Staff Writer

June 5, 2018


Filed under International & Domestic, News, Uncategorized

The death toll has risen to 99 after Guatemala's Fuego volcano erupted on Sunday, June 3 and released a fast-moving mixture of ash, rock and volcanic gases known as pyroclastic flow. In addition to the casualties, the eruption resulted in hundreds of injuries and 3,200 evacuations. Located on the...

Royal Wedding – American Actress Joins the Royal Family

Royal Wedding – American Actress Joins the Royal Family

Chase Bagnall-Koger, Staff Writer

May 21, 2018


Filed under International & Domestic, News, Top Stories

Prince Henry of Wales and American actress Meghan Markle officiated their marriage after nearly two years of dating in a stunning ceremony at Windsor Castle on Saturday, May 19. Markle, who reportedly first met Prince Henry during a blind date in 2016, renounced her acting career and became the Duchess...

U.S. Government Relocates Embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem

U.S. Government Relocates Embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem

Pablo Hanono, Staff Writer

May 17, 2018


Filed under International & Domestic, News

In a historic move by the U.S government, President Donald Trump has announced the moving of the U.S embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem. The embassy is set to open in late May in the Western section of the city. Jerusalem is the contested capital of the State of Israel, being claimed by both the Palestinian...

Kilauena Volcano Eruption Leaves Many In Fear

Kilauena Volcano Eruption Leaves Many In Fear

Miguel Lemus, Staff Writer

May 6, 2018


Filed under International & Domestic, News

Hawaii to most people is regarded as a tropical paradise, but as of late, the peacefulness traditionally associated with the island has been tarnished after the Kilauea volcano erupted and destroyed the homes of many islanders. This disaster led government officials to place an evacuation order on residents,...

Bill Cosby’s Fate is Decided

Bill Cosby’s Fate is Decided

Miguel Lemus, Staff Writer

April 30, 2018


Filed under International & Domestic, News, Top Stories

Since the late 1990s, Bill Cosby has made his name in Hollywood for his role in "The Cosby Show" and his work as a stand-up comedian. However, what was once admiration for Cosby's work turned into disappointment when almost 50 women spoke out against Cosby, detailing their experiences of sexual assault...

Castro Family’s Reign of Cuba Comes to an End

Castro Family’s Reign of Cuba Comes to an End

Jesse Zambrano, Staff Writer

April 25, 2018


Filed under International & Domestic, News

The Castro family, which had been in power in Cuba for over fifty years, ended their time in the political limelight when Raul Castro announced he would be stepping down as president of the country on April 19. Miguel Diaz-Canel, Castro's vice-president, has been named the successor. Castro has, however,...

China and the U.S. Engage in a War on Tariffs

China and the U.S. Engage in a War on Tariffs

Pablo Hanono, Staff Writer

April 8, 2018


Filed under International & Domestic, News

For some time, the United States and China have been the world's largest economies and central to the overall flow of goods and capital around the world. As such, the move by China to place tariffs on a wide array of U.S. goods has sent shock waves throughout the global economy and the stock market....

The Strike for an Increase in Educational Funding

The Strike for an Increase in Educational Funding

Miguel Lemus, Staff Writer

April 5, 2018


Filed under International & Domestic, News, Top Stories

Anger and disappointment ensued among Oklahoma public school teachers following the passage of a surprise bill on Aug. 20 that could potentially cut down teacher benefits in Oklahoma. Prior to this legislation, Oklahoma was ranked among the states with the lowest amount of school funding and has faced...

Six Teens Running for Governor of Kansas

Six Teens Running for Governor of Kansas

Pablo Hanono, Staff Writer

April 1, 2018


Filed under International & Domestic, News, Top Stories

The current political climate of the United States has left many people feeling disappointed, afraid and apathetic towards their government. These feelings become even more pronounced at the state level, which is often characterized as static and dominated by one party. In spite of this, Kansas, a deeply...

Many Marches, One Message–March for Our Lives Around the World

Many Marches, One Message–March for Our Lives Around the World

Chase Bagnall-Koger, Staff Writer

March 29, 2018


Filed under International & Domestic, News

The March for Our lives was a massive protest against gun violence that took place in Washington D.C. and over 800 other cities around the world on Mar. 24, 2018. It was announced by survivors of the Marjory Stoneman Douglas shooting just four days after the tragedy, with the goal of pressuring the...

Horror Strikes Again

Horror Strikes Again

Jesse Zambrano, Joshua McKerrow/Capital Gazette

March 23, 2018


Filed under International & Domestic, News, Top Stories

A month after the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, Great Mills High School in Maryland suffered a school shooting at the hands of student Austin Wyatt Rollins. Rollins brought his father's Glock 9-millimeter to school, injuring two students: Jaelynn Willey and Desmond Barnes. Willey...

Another One Bites the Dust: White House Communications Director Resigns

Another One Bites the Dust: White House Communications Director Resigns

Pablo Hanono, Staff Writer

March 8, 2018


Filed under International & Domestic, News, Top Stories

In the most recent barrage of news from 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue, it was revealed that the White House Communications Director, Hope Hicks, is resigning. In the past few months, the Trump Administration has dealt with several losses, especially officials from the Communications team. The 29-year old's...

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