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16-year-old stabbed and killed by man in Long Branch, New Jersey, prosecutors say

16-year-old stabbed and killed by man in Long Branch, New Jersey, prosecutors say

Kaitlyn Roberts, Staff Reporter

September 26, 2018


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Sixteen-year-old Madison Wells was murdered September 8th, Saturday night at a relative’s house in Long Branch, New Jersey after being stabbed by the twenty-year-old male she was dating The Long Branch Police Department responded to a call about a stabbing at 10:42 PM Saturday night and found Madiso...

Texas superintendent resigned after criticism received for racist comment

Texas superintendent resigned after criticism received for racist comment

Jordan Edmonds, Staff Reporter

September 26, 2018


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A Texas school superintendent, Lynn Redden, resigned after he criticized the Houston Texans quarterback in a racist Facebook post from September 17, 2018. Following the game, Redden updated his status calling out quarterback Deshaun Watson based on his most recent performance.   “That may have been the most inept quarter...

Kaiden Lee-Welch found dead after Hurricane Florence

Kaiden Lee-Welch found dead after Hurricane Florence

LeeAna Cruz, Staff Reporter

September 26, 2018


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  During Hurricane Florence in North Carolina a one-year-old boy, Kaiden Lee-Welch,  was recently taken by the violent waters and was later found dead on Monday, September 17, 2018. He was in his mother’s arms when the waters overpowered her.     Kaiden Lee-Welch went missing after he was t...

Chaotic situation erupts in Enfield court during arraignment of man charged in teen’s stabbing death

Chaotic situation erupts in Enfield court during arraignment of man charged in teen’s stabbing death

Kevin Day, Staff Reporter

September 26, 2018


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  Shyheim Adams, an 18-year-old, has been charged with manslaughter for stabbing 16-year-old Justin Brady in the chest on September 12, according to the Enfield police. Justin Brady’s body was found in his front yard on this Monday. Adams is being held a one million dollar charge on his...

More than 90 overdose on New Haven Green

More than 90 overdose on New Haven Green

Faith Williams, Managing Editor

September 26, 2018


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Between August 14th-16th, more than 90 people collectively overdosed at or near the New Haven Green. Since then, the city’s director of the Office of Emergency Operations, Rick Fontana, has come forward on the subject assuring the public that there were no deaths. However, one patient was found ...

FDA cracks down on retailers who sell to underage users of E-cigarettes

FDA cracks down on retailers who sell to underage users of E-cigarettes

Zachary Royka, Staff Reporter

September 21, 2018


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The FDA, on Thursday, warned e-cigarette companies like Juul to prove in the next 60 days that  they are capable of keeping their products out of the hands of underaged users. If the companies do not comply, their products will no longer be sold. In recent months, the FDA has sent out undercover specialists to...

Hurricane Florence weakened, yet still one of the strongest hurricanes to hit the Carolinas in years

Hurricane Florence weakened, yet still one of the strongest hurricanes to hit the Carolinas in years

Jillian Potter, Staff Reporter

September 21, 2018


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Hurricane Florence weakened from a predicted Category 4 storm to a Category 1 storm on late Thursday while making its way over to North and South Carolina. The now classified Category 1 storm was recorded to have 90 mph winds early Friday. Florence has been predicted to move at a speed of 6 mph making...

Young pilot lands a disabled plane solo

Young pilot lands a disabled plane solo

Faith Arcuri, Staff Reporter

September 21, 2018


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On September 10, 2018, Maggie Taraska, seventeen year old student pilot, landed a plane during her first solo flight in Beverly Hills, even though the plane was missing a wheel.   Taraska departed from Beverly Regional Airport before 5 p.m. on Sunday. This was her first cross country solo flight;...

The Great Barrier Reef may have a new hero

The Great Barrier Reef may have a new hero

Elizabeth Kilmer, Staff Reporter

September 21, 2018


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Scientists at Queensland University of Technology are testing a robot that can possibly save the Great Barrier Reef from destruction. If the trials are successful, these machines will be dropped into the Pacific Ocean to help the divers rescue Australia’s Great Barrier Reef. A newly created robot...

David Henrie arrested at LAX

David Henrie arrested at LAX

Brianna Ludgis, Staff Reporter

September 20, 2018


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Former Disney star, David Henrie, was arrested at LAX airport on Monday for possessing a loaded handgun. David Henrie,29, was “humiliated and embarrassed” at the LAX airport on Monday after being observed with a loaded handgun in his suitcase.   He was arrested at about 9:05 a.m and booked in...

Lady Gaga reveals shocking sexual assault

Lady Gaga reveals shocking sexual assault

Aubrey Lyons, Staff Reporter

September 20, 2018


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Last Monday on September 10th, Lady Gaga, a 32 year old pop singer and actress, opened up to Vogue Magazine about her struggles with sexual assault and its aftermath. Lady Gaga, whose real name is Stefani Joanne Angelina Germanotta reveals she was raped when she was 19 years old. Gaga says it “took years” for h...

Brazilian presidential race experiences a shake up

Brazilian presidential race experiences a shake up

Jessica Maguire, Staff Reporter

September 20, 2018


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On Tuesday in the  southern city Curitiba, Brazil, The Workers’ Party announced the removal of former president, Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva,  from the 2018 presidential race. The removal was due to several failed attempts in court of putting da Silva on the ballot. Lula is currently serving...

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