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Monday, September 24, 2018

April Lyrid Meteor Shower and Moon and Planet Highlights; Eyes to the Sky

By David A. Huestis Historian March winds bring April showers. Everyone is familiar with that phrase. But we had more than our fair share of wind and rain in February! Yes, February ended up being the...

Dept. of Commerce advises stricter regulations on steel

February sixteenth in the year two thousand and eighteen, the commerce department made recommendations that the United States should impose stricter import limits regarding steel and aluminum. The reason is to support the American industries, which are classified as vital...

Trump Administration Proposes Major Tax Reform Policy Shift

Both the congressional Republicans and President Trump have delineated the Republican plan for the most comprehensive renovation of the tax-code. One of the big pieces to the renovation is the proposal of profound cuts...

Film Producer Alleged to Have Been Involved in Multiple Hollywood Sex Crimes

By Jillian Rice Until earlier this month, Harvey Weinstein was known for being one of the great movie producers, having produced iconic films like Pulp Fiction, and Good Will Hunting, through the company he co-founded,...

Donald Trump Visits Puerto Rico Amongst Destruction

By Steve Santos The strongest storm to make landfall in Puerto Rico in eighty-five years, Hurricane Maria left behind a trail of destruction and devastation on September 20th. A category four hurricane with one-hundred and...

College of Arts & Sciences Spread the Love

By Kristin Kennedy On Feb. 14, 2018 the CAS celebrated Love Day! Appropriate that the day fell on Valentine’s Day as we all highlighted some fun ideas about the College of Arts and Sciences in...

Hawaiians Receive False Alarm About North Korean Nuclear Attack

By: Nicholas Stewart On the morning of January 13, 2018, at 8:07 a.m., a message was sent out by the state’s emergency management agency, “Ballistic missile threat inbound to Hawaii.” Everyone on the island was...

26 Murdered in Texas Church Shooting

By Connor Evans Around 11:30 on Sunday morning of November 5th, 2017, gunshots were heard during a church service in the town of Sutherland Spring, Texas. A law enforcement official reported that a man entered...

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