Tsunami Devastates Indonesian Island

Martin Susanto, Writer

October 9, 2018

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On September 28, Palu, a city on the Indonesian island of Sulawesi, suffered a 7.5 magnitude earthquake, followed by three waves of tsunamis. Though a tsunami alert was issued after the quake, many residents may not have received...

Highlights of the Kavanaugh Trial and Moving Forward

Eva Vitanovec, Current Events Editor

October 9, 2018

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The swearing in of Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh on Saturday (and again on Monday by President Trump) concludes the historic hearing that both shifted alliances and polarized many all across the country. At the center...

Disaster on the Eastern Seaboard

Jack Garrigus, Writer

September 25, 2018

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Hurricane Florence recently devastated many parts of the eastern United States coastline. Much of the storm was characterized by torrential downpours. The amount of rain had a 0.1% chance of occurring in any given year, allowing...

Nike Creates Uproar with Kaepernick Ad

Annie Enrietto, Writer

September 17, 2018

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It’s September and both literal and figurative waves are being made. By now most people are aware of Nike’s decision to make Colin Kaepernick the face of their company, and no matter what side you stand on, here are the fact...

Manafort Found Guilty

Ellie Halleron, Writer

September 11, 2018

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Paul Manafort has been convicted on eight counts of fraud, leaving ten other charges at a mistrial. He is facing a maximum sentence of eighty years. The question must be asked: will Mueller keep these charges in the air to prevent...

Scandal in the Church

Jack Garrigus, Writer

September 11, 2018

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As has been often said, it’s not the scandal that derives the most trouble, but it’s cover up. As a community of Catholics, we have a moment to consider the crisis within our Church. This crisis revolves around the alleged...

Hocus Pocus Your Purse Is Gone

Martin Susanto, Writer

September 11, 2018

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In Indonesia, a woman is taking a crowded, public bus heading towards central Jakarta. Two men start conversing with her and continue conversing even after she reaches her stop. Eventually, she discloses to them her frustration...

Inside the Russia Investigation

Eva Vitanovec, Current Events Editor

September 10, 2018

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The Trump-Russia investigation is like an overflowing pot of expired chilli: hot, messy, and no one really wants to look at it. Well, except for special prosecutor Robert Muller. Everyday there seems to be new information bubbling...

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