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Man kills his child to cast out a demon

Man kills his child to cast out a demon

Nailah Lewis, Staff Reporter

October 15, 2019

On September 26th, Pablo Martinez, a resident living on a Pascua Yaqui Indian reservation, was accused of the murder of his six-year-old son, G.B. In attempts to ‘cast the demon out’ and exorcise his son, Martinez forcefully poured hot water down the boy’s throat, according to Tuscon police. ...

Ohio grandmother murders her own grandson

Ohio grandmother murders her own grandson

Justin Aresta and Nate Carver

October 3, 2019

Yisenya Flores, 45, a grandmother from Toledo, Ohio was arrested after she allegedly beat her 5-year-old grandson Anjuan M. Hare III to death on September 19, 2019. The fire department responded to a call Thursday the 19th from Yisenya Flores, and she reported that her grandson fell off his bed and was...

Alex Trebek begins treatment again

Alex Trebek begins treatment again

Joel Alexander, Staff Reporter

October 3, 2019

Alex Trebek, the host of the game show “Jeopardy,” has resumed chemotherapy for pancreatic cancer. Trebek told “Good Morning America” on September 17th that after a short period of remission, his numbers shot up, so he has decided to resume treatment for redundancy. The 79 year old has never missed a day on th...

Fashion brand Bstroy debuts school-shooting emblazoned sweatshirts at NYFW; incites outrage

Fashion brand Bstroy debuts school-shooting emblazoned sweatshirts at NYFW; incites outrage

Ayanna Bencosme, Staff Reporter

October 3, 2019

NEW YORK, Ny. - Manhattan-based fashion brand Bstroy debuted their Spring/Summer 2020 collection at New York Fashion Week, which featured an array of crewnecks with embroidered collegiate lettering of several of the most deadly mass school-shootings in America — complete with bullet holes.  Duey Ca...

New PSA creates controversy

New PSA creates controversy

Lauren Rupsis, Staff Reporter

October 1, 2019

The Sandy Hook Promise Foundation, based out of Newtown, Connecticut, released a back to school PSA on September 18, 2019 in order to bring attention to the issue of normalizing school shootings today. The PSA displays a video on “Back-to-School Essentials” and shows middle school students us...

SNL fires Shane Gillis

SNL fires Shane Gillis

Taina Lugo, Staff Reporter

October 1, 2019

Newly hired SNL cast member, Shane Gillis, was recently fired from the show after news of controversial remarks. Gillis apparently made racist and homophobic comments on a podcast in mid 2018 which lead to his termanation from the cast, only four days after his additon to the cast was announced....

Women arrested for DUI twice in one day

Women arrested for DUI twice in one day

Britney Amankwah, Shravani Daptardar, and Nailah Lewis

October 1, 2019

On the afternoon of September 7th, Ellen Needleman-O’Neill, 64, was arrested for driving under the influence of alcohol, according to Wilton police. Later that night, after she was released with a written promise to appear in court, Needleman was arrested again under a DUI and driving with a suspen...

Woman sues Uber and driver

Woman sues Uber and driver

Mia Andreozzi and Arianna Boswell

October 1, 2019

In the beginning of September in Toronto, a 21 year old Uber passenger filed a lawsuit against the rideshare company for an alleged sexual assault at the hands of a driver, who is also mentioned in the lawsuit. The lawsuit claims that Uber was neglectful in doing a proper background screening of the dri...

Our oceans are in danger from garbage

Our oceans are in danger from garbage

Randy Yu, Staff Contributor

May 24, 2019

The oceans cover up 71% of Earth’s surface, making up the largest ecosystems on Earth. The oceans are the most diverse bodies that accommodate a large array of organisms, ranging from small plankton to ginormous blue whales. However, these organisms are currently living under rough and perilous condit...

Burkina Faso suffers terrorist attacks

Burkina Faso suffers terrorist attacks

Justin Dinis, Staff Reporter

May 17, 2019

Burkina Faso, which is a landlocked country (surrounded by six countries) in northwest Africa, has been the victim of extremist violence and terrorism in recent months and year as Islamist groups have begun to expand their reach. Just recently, on the morning of Sunday, May 12, 2019, twenty to thirty gun...

Forty-two thousand year old horse unearthed

Forty-two thousand year old horse unearthed

Evelyn Diaz, Staff Reporter

May 15, 2019

Scientists in the Yakutsk region of Siberia have managed to extract samples of liquid blood from a 42,000-year-old foal that was found embedded in permafrost back in 2018. They hope to eventually clone the foal in the years to come because there might be viable cells in order to begin the process...

Student dies rushing a school shooter

Student dies rushing a school shooter

Aferdita Emini, Staff Reporter

May 15, 2019

On May 7, 2019, a high school student saved his fellow classmates when he lunged at. a shooter. When he lunged he gave his classmates time to hide and run away. He didn’t survive the attack. Kendrick was a foot away from the shooter when he sprang into action. One of his classmates, Brendan Bi...

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