Archive for: December, 2014

Touching moment between an Officer and a young child

Touching moment between an Officer and a young child

Caption: Officer Bret Barnum warmly hugs Devonte HartCredit: Johnny Nguyen By Norah Dakka, Staff Writer A little African-American boy standing in front of the police barricade at the Ferguson rally in Portland, cried as he held a sign that read...

 

Protests and #cantbreathe are spreading to NJ

Protests and #cantbreathe are spreading to NJ

March and rally of Newark Garner protest By Gabe Wanissian, Sports Editor and Fellix Lyu, Online Editor NEWARK – Following the aftermath of the Garner protests in specific locations of Manhattan on Wednesday, the uproar spread to New...

 

New York City Reacts to Grand Jury Decision on Eric Garner Case

New York City Reacts to Grand Jury Decision on Eric Garner Case

Crowd follows protest by sending out the message: “No Justice, No Peace” By Ricardo Montero, Layout Editor NEW YORK – Thousands of protesters filled the streets of Midtown Manhattan on Wednesday night, Dec. 3, after a Staten...

 

France votes for Recognition of Palestinian State

France votes for Recognition of Palestinian State

Photo Courtesy of France24 By Fellix Lyu, Online Editor As the fourth European country to support the idea of Palestine being recognized as a state, France had also backed the decision of resolving the peace process of the Middle East. Earlier...

 

Two of Five Suspects post Bail after WPU Rape Case

Two of Five Suspects post Bail after WPU Rape Case

Courtesy of CBS Local By Helen Mafinejad, Staff Writer Five college students were accused of gang-rape, pleaded not guilty on Tuesday, when allegations showed that a female student in a William Paterson dorm room was raped by the group. The...

 

Iran Nuclear Talks

Iran Nuclear Talks

Photo Courtesy of BBC By Jenny Hernandez, Staff Writer Earlier this week, Iran and The Six Powers attempted to discuss talks of Iran’s Nuclear Program, however, the discussion failed to reach an agreement once again. As a finish line...

 

Climbing Glass Buildings Made Possible by Gecko’s Sticky Pads

Climbing Glass Buildings Made Possible by Gecko’s Sticky Pads

By Larissa Ledo, Staff Writer Geckos have been known to have the most versatile and effective adhesives and they can climb almost anything, even glass. This has been the main focus of scientist studies for many years. According to pnas.org,...

 

Toys for Tots

Toys for Tots

Courtesy Of Marylandmarines.org By Helen Mafinejad, Staff Writer Marine Toys for Tots foundation, an IRS recognized non-profit organization public charity, provides fundraising, funding and support for the U.S. Marine Corps Reserve Toys for...

 

No Indictment in Michael Brown Shooting

No Indictment in Michael Brown Shooting

Photo Courtesy of The New York Times By Adrian Yllatopa, Staff Writer Months following the fatal shooting of 18-year old Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri, a St. Louis County Grand Jury decided to not indict officer Darren Wilson, 28, for...