Archive for: November, 2014

Students from UC Protest against Rise of Tuition Costs

Students from UC Protest against Rise of Tuition Costs

Photo Courtesy of Time By Christian Bonilla, Contributing Writer Students from across the state of California had protested against the rise of tuition cost since the board of Regents of UC had voted on Wednesday, to raise tuition by 5 percent...

 

12 Year Old Cleveland Boy killed by Police over fake pistol

12 Year Old Cleveland Boy killed by Police over fake pistol

Photo Courtesy of NYT By Iness Rabah Tamir Rice, a 12-year-old boy, was shot by police on November, 22, 2014, and died shortly after being sent to the hospital. The police officer who fatally wounded him was responding to a 911 call about a...

 

Gunman killed After Shooting Three Florida University Students

Gunman killed After Shooting Three Florida University Students

Nov. 20, 2014 after the previous night’s shooting at Florida State University’s Strozier Libarary By Noura Dakka, Staff Writer Last Thursday, three students were shot in Florida University library by the alleged gunman, Myron May....

 

Death of Surgeon Marks Second Death Of Ebola In U.S

Death of Surgeon Marks Second Death Of Ebola In U.S

Courtesy of Fox CT By Amber Jasmine, Staff Writer Last Monday, Dr. Martin Salia, chief medical officer and surgeon at Kissy United Methodist Hospital in Freetown, Sierra Leone (where he contracted Ebola), died from Ebola. He had initially tested...

 

The Black Friday Conundrum

The Black Friday Conundrum

Shoppers patiently wait for shoe sale at Macy’s. Black Friday 2013 By Joe Cirilo, Co Editor At its root, Thanksgiving is probably a celebratory day of feast to give thanks for the last season’s harvest. Though there are different historical...

 

National Novel Writing Month: Writers writing for a better world

National Novel Writing Month: Writers writing for a better world

Image Courtesy by National Novel Writing Month By Joe Cirilo, Co-Editor Every year since 1999, writers set aside 30 days of their time to crack away at the first draft of a story they’d been mulling around for a long time in an event called...

 

Shadow Falls Series Review

Shadow Falls Series Review

Credit: Noura Dakka By Melissa Perez, Staff Writer With pages full of werewolves, vampires, angels and shapeshifters, Shadow Falls is slowly taking over the young adult paranormal world. The series, starts off with Born At Midnight, (the first...

 

Dutch F-16 Intercepting Russian Transport over Baltic Seas

Dutch F-16 Intercepting Russian Transport over Baltic Seas

Courtesy of reuters.com By Noura Dakka, Contributing Writer A Russian jet was forcibly escorted by Poland fighter jets on Wednesday night. An Ilyushin II-76 Russian plane flew over the countries of Lithuania and Estonia. The jet was identified...

 

This War Of Mine- An Old Horror of War

This War Of Mine- An Old Horror of War

Caption: Not everyone in war carries a rifle Courtesy of jeuxvideo.com “They wrote in the old days that it is sweet and fitting to die for one’s country. But in modern war, there is nothing sweet nor fitting in your dying. You will die...

 

Thailand Police Yield To Protesters Allowing A Temporary Truce

Thailand Police Yield To Protesters Allowing A Temporary Truce

Caption: Protesters and Police put differences aside and hug, proving that there is no hard feelings Courtesy of telegraph.co.uk By Jessie Castellanos, Editor-In-Chief Earlier this week, a group of anti-government protesters in Bangkok, Thailand...