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Attorney General Orders Trump Foundation To Halt Fundraising

Attorney General Orders Trump Foundation To Halt Fundraising

Ajooni G., Writer
October 5, 2016
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New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman ordered Donald J. Trump’s charity to immediately stop fundraising in the state, after getting reports that it hadn’t followed routine inspections managed by the state. Schneiderman sent a notice to the Trump Foundation, warning that it had broken the state la...

Senate Votes To Overturn Obama Veto On 9/11 Bill

Senate Votes To Overturn Obama Veto On 9/11 Bill

Ajooni G., Writer
September 30, 2016
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On Wednesday, September 28th, the Senate voted to override President Obama’s veto of a bill that will now allow families of those killed in the terrorist attacks to sue Saudi Arabia. The Senate approved the override on an overwhelming 97-1 vote. Members of both parties broke into applause after the v...

Musk’s Mars Mission

Musk’s Mars Mission

Sachi K., Writer
September 29, 2016
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Today, Tesla’s CEO Elon Musk released plans for SpaceX to colonize Mars by 2030. The expedition will be quite pricy at an estimated 120M out of Musk’s pocket. To send a passenger to Mars is approximately $10bn per person, but after Mars has surpassed one-million colonists, the price will drop to $200,000...

Trump vs. Clinton: Their First Presidential Debate

Trump vs. Clinton: Their First Presidential Debate

Ajooni G., Writer
September 27, 2016
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On Monday, September 26th, many were probably watching the presidential debate that is said to be a historic battle. Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump face each other in their first presidential debate that took place in Hofstra University in Hempstead, New York. The candidates argued over tax returns and ema...

Anti-Lochte Group Tries To Break Into Dancing With The Stars

Hayden F., Writer
September 24, 2016
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After Ryan Lochte created a name for himself in Rio, he hoped to change everyone’s view when he joined Dancing With the Stars. On Monday, Lochte was performing his debut dance on the program when two anti-Lochte protesters tried to enter the dance floor. Judge Carrie Ann Inaba exclaimed, “Hey bac...

Samsung Phones Still Exploding

Samsung Phones Still Exploding

Ajooni G., Writer
September 20, 2016
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Samsung has an exploding phone problem, and, according to usatoday.com, it isn’t just the Galaxy Note 7. There have also been reports of Galaxy S7 Edge phones catching on fire. The batteries of the Samsung phones have been exploding, causing the whole phone to catch on fire. The incidents have cau...

People Taken To A Hospital After Mall Stabbing

Ajooni G., Writer
September 19, 2016
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On Saturday, September 17th, at least eight people were sent to a hospital with injuries after being stabbed at a Minnesota mall. The stabbing ended with the suspected attacker dead inside the mall. The St. Cloud hospital reported to wlos.com that out of the eight people brought there, seven had injuries that were not life threatening. According to CNN.com, the FBI is calling...

Ohio Officer Kills 13-Year Old Robbery Suspect

Ajooni G., Writer
September 16, 2016
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A policeman fatally shot 13-year-old Tyre King, a black robbery suspect in Ohio, after he pulled a BB gun out of his waistband. According to the police, the eighth grader had a BB gun that looked practically identical to the type of handgun that Columbus police carry. King died at a hospital after a...

New iPhone 7 Is Released

New iPhone 7 Is Released

Ajooni G., Writer
September 8, 2016
Filed under Big News

Apple announced the release of their new smartphone at a press conference on Wednesday. The new iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 plus are water resistant, come in many new colors, and have an improved camera. But, despite all these updates, Apple has decided to remove their headphone jack. They replaced it with wir...

ISIS Under Pressure Because Of Death Of Abu Mohammad al-Adnani

ISIS Under Pressure Because Of Death Of Abu Mohammad al-Adnani

Ajooni G., Writer
September 1, 2016
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The death of the ISIS senior leader, Abu Mohammad al-Adnani, has put ISIS under pressure. They have already lost many leaders in the last 18 months, but the death of al-Adnani was huge for ISIS. Al-Adani was the most visible figure in ISIS’ leadership, and was believed to have led many big terrorist ...

6.2 Earthquake Rattles Italian Citizens

6.2 Earthquake Rattles Italian Citizens

Ajooni G., Writer
August 29, 2016
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A 6.2 earthquake devastated many on Thursday, August 25 in central Italy. Hundreds have been killed and hundreds more injured, and the death toll is expected to rise as rescue teams keep searching for citizens buried under the rubble. Rescue teams and firefighters are constantly clawing through the ...

Apple Boosts Security After Powerful Spy Hacks Into Activist’s iPhone

Apple Boosts Security After Powerful Spy Hacks Into Activist’s iPhone

Ajooni G., Writer
August 29, 2016
Filed under Big News

Apple boosted its security and launched its own bug bounty after a human rights activist, Ahmed Mansoor, from the United Arab Emirates received an anonymous text message containing a message promising details about torture in the country’s state prison, along with a link. Just a tap on this link w...

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