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Mother of missing children is suspect of police investigation

Autumn Page, Staff Reporter

February 12, 2020

Lori Vallow, a mother located in Rexburg, Idaho, was recently ordered to physically produce her two kids, Joshua “JJ” Vallow and Tylee Ryan — who have been missing since September 2019. The deadline for Vallow was Jan. 31,...

15 self-care tips to fall in love with yourself this Valentine’s Day

Rachel Basela, Life & Arts Editor

February 9, 2020

Whether you’ll be spending Valentine’s Day with your partner, your friend or yourself this weekend, celebrating self-care should be the center of your festivities. Here are some tips on loving yourself a little bit extra on ...

Dealing with anxiety in college

Katie LaDuke, Managing Editor

February 5, 2020

Anxiety is draining. It’s overwhelming and controlling. When you factor in classes and work, it’s an absolute nightmare. Psychology Today reported that 60% of college students in 2019 had some sort of anxiety disorder or psychological distress. That’s equivalent to about 11,500 students out of Oakland University’s 19,013 enrollment. W...

Winners of Super Bowl LIV: Commercials

Ashley Averill, Design Editor

February 5, 2020

Sunday night’s Super Bowl LIV was an interesting night full of ups, downs, booty shaking, beer and a whole lot of “Pat Mahomes.” Jennifer Lopez and Shakira put on an energetic halftime show, and the Kansas City Chiefs...

No. 1 dating app Tinder finally adds safety features

Taylor McDaniel, Contributor

February 5, 2020

Don’t victim blame, but do app blame.  Dubbed the Safety Center, Tinder made new safety features available to users starting Jan. 28, according to CNN.  The tools will be localized to most other markets later in the year. The dating conglomerate of Match Group, owning Tinder, OkCupid, Hinge and t...

Cases of the coronavirus found in the US

Autumn Page, Staff Reporter

February 5, 2020

The Coronavirus has plagued the people of China, with 8,200 confirmed cases and 171 deaths. Within the U.S., there are 110 people across 26 states that are being monitored for possible infection of the virus, as of Friday, Jan...

House passes war powers resolution to check presidential military control

Autumn Page, Staff Reporter

January 29, 2020

The House voted to limit Trump’s military actions against Iran, finally, and Congress took its latest stab at reaffirming its constitutional authority to declare war.  According to CNN, the House of Representatives voted...

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