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Teen who drove boyfriend to suicide has potential for early prison release

Autumn Page, Staff Reporter

January 22, 2020

You may know Michelle Carter from all the way back in 2014, when she urged her boyfriend to kill himself and got convicted of involuntary manslaughter when he went through with it. She’s currently serving a 15-month sentence, wi...

Trump impeachment trial delayed, Dems push for witness reports

Autumn Page, Staff Reporter

January 22, 2020

Finally after what seems like weeks of waiting, we have an update on the impeachment trial, but it’s not what most people were hoping for. Nancy Pelosi decided to delay the process as the House transfers the two articles. Onc...

SCOTUS hears a new case, potential to overturn Roe v. Wade

Autumn Page, Staff Reporter

January 15, 2020

Once again, the Supreme Court is considering overturning the historic ruling of Roe v. Wade, aka allowing women to have abortions without the government throwing a fit.  What brought this infamous case up again is June Medical Service...

Celebrities do more for Australian fires than our climate change denying government

Autumn Page, Staff Reporter

January 15, 2020

Over the past several months, Australia has been dealing with massive fires that have been devastating to both the country and the citizens. More recently, an article by NPR said that the fires have killed millions of animals and 25 people, burned million acres of land and made 2,000 citizens of Australia homeless. The fires...

The murder of Tessa Majors, robbery gone wrong

Autumn Page, Contributor

January 8, 2020

An 18-year-old Bernard College student was walking in a park near the campus when two unknown attackers attempted a robbery gone wrong. You know, casual, right?  Tessa Majors was a first year college student from Virginia, who...

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