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Fidel Castro Dies

Fidel Castro Dies

Ajooni G., Writer
November 29, 2016
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Fidel Castro, Cuba’s former dictator who had ruled for 49 years died on Friday, November 25th at 90 years old. His brother, Raul Castro announced his death in a broadcasted statement the day after Fidel’s death. Crowds gathered in Havana’s Revolution Square for the beginning of a memorial for Fid...

Obama Urges Trump To Stand Up To Russia

Obama Urges Trump To Stand Up To Russia

Ajooni G., Writer
November 18, 2016
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President Barack Obama and German Chancellor Angela Merkel gave a joint press conference on Thursday in Berlin, discussing Donald Trump’s election and stating the importance of being able to “stand up” to Russia. Obama finished his last foreign meeting with the press conference with Merkel, his lon...

Obama Holds His First Post-Election News Conference

Obama Holds His First Post-Election News Conference

Ajooni G., Writer
November 15, 2016
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A short while before his final foreign meeting, President Barack Obama held his first news conference since the election. Our president told reporters that he and his team will do what they can to “ensure a smooth transition” for Donald Trump, according to USA Today. Mr. Obama said that he thought...

Trump And Obama Meet At The White House

Trump And Obama Meet At The White House

Ajooni G., Writer
November 13, 2016
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The to-be president of the United States met with President Obama for the first time on Thursday at the White House. The president-elect says he has “great respect” for Mr. Obama. President Barack Obama, who hosted Mr. Trump in the Oval Office for about 90 minutes, pledged to do “everything we ...

The Votes Are In!

The Votes Are In!

Ajooni G., Writer
November 10, 2016
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After months of debate, disagreement, and deadly accusations, only one candidate can become president. On Tuesday, November 8th, Americans elected Donald J. Trump as the 45th president of the United States. Trump won by 58 electoral votes, and the final outcome was 279 to 228 electoral votes. For Cli...

James Comey And The F.B.I. Will Not Prosecute Clinton

James Comey And The F.B.I. Will Not Prosecute Clinton

Ajooni G., Writer
November 7, 2016
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Two days before the election, James Comey, the director of the F.B.I., released new information about Clinton’s emails that had been discovered on Anthony Weiner's computer. According to The New Yorker, Comey claimed that no “reasonable prosecutor” would bring charges against the Democrat. The Washing...

Former Chris Christie Allies Plead Guilty In ‘Bridgegate’ Case

Former Chris Christie Allies Plead Guilty In ‘Bridgegate’ Case

Ajooni G., Writer
November 5, 2016
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Two former allies of New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie were found guilty Friday of planning to shut down the nation’s busiest bridge, George Washington Bridge, to punish a local mayor who refused to support the governor's re-election. William E. “Bill” Baroni Jr., the former deputy executive directo...

FBI Probes Newly Discovered Emails In Clinton Case

FBI Probes Newly Discovered Emails In Clinton Case

Ajooni G., Writer
November 1, 2016
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The FBI has uncovered and is reviewing new evidence in connection with the investigation of presidential nominee Hillary Clinton’s email server, an investigation that the FBI had closed this summer. The emails were found on the laptop of Anthony Weiner, Clinton’s chairwoman’s husband. FBI director James Co...

Apple Launches Its New MacBook Pro

Apple Launches Its New MacBook Pro

Ajooni G., Writer
October 29, 2016
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The new Apple MacBook Pro comes out in two sizes, the 13 inch and the 15 inch, and the headline feature is the Touch Bar, which, according to Apple, is “a Multi-Touch enabled strip of glass built into the keyboard for instant access to the tools you want, right when you want them.” Some updates are th...

The Third And Final Presidential Debate

The Third And Final Presidential Debate

Ajooni G., Writer
October 24, 2016
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There were no handshakes between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump in their final debate, which moved quickly to a storm of personal attacks and politics. During the election on Thursday night,  Clinton called Trump a “puppet” and Trump called Hillary a “nasty woman.” Trump also said that he might n...

Melania Trump Interviewed By Anderson Cooper

Melania Trump Interviewed By Anderson Cooper

Ajooni G., Writer
October 18, 2016
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Melania Trump sat with CNN’s Anderson Cooper on Monday, October 17th for an interview that aired at 5:00 PM. According to CNN, it’s the first interview in months of Mrs. Trump. Its main topic was about the tape released recently that accused Donald Trump of sexual misconduct. Melania Trump believes tha...

The Power Of The Brain

The Power Of The Brain

Megan B., Writer
October 10, 2016
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Even if you’re not the smartest kid in the world, you still use your brain every moment of each day.  The smartest science geniuses in the world admit that even they don’t know the full power of the brain. They wonder if our brains hold something much more incredible than what we use each day. To e...

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