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Dr. Sanjay Gupta, neurosurgeon and CNNS chief medical correspondent, pictured on the cover of his newest book, World War C

‘World War C’ is a thorough examination of the COVID-19 pandemic

Gabrielle Abdelmessih, Editor-in-Chief October 20, 2021

Before I begin this review, let me preface it by saying that I think of Dr. Sanjay Gupta, neurosurgeon and CNN’s chief medical correspondent, as the medical and journalistic equivalent to a rock star....

Texas’ Gov. Abbott oppresses reproductive freedom

Brittany Kearfott, Sports Reporter September 22, 2021

Our flag flies the same colors since our founding: red, white and blue. While this hallowed emblem of our nation has remained a constant of our ideals, has our government undergone many tumultuous changes?...

Searching for Italy airs on CNN Sundays at 9 p.m.

CNN’s ‘Stanley Tucci: Searching for Italy’: veni, vidi, Tucci

Gabrielle Abdelmessih, Editor-in-Chief March 3, 2021

The first episode of CNN’s newest travel series, “Stanley Tucci: Searching for Italy,” aired on Valentine's Day. The show, consisting of six episodes, features Italy's different regions and highlights...

Political Focus: ISIS

Melissa Deatsch, Political Columnist September 27, 2016

As promised in the Political Focus on the aftermath of Sept. 11, this edition of Political Focus will take a look at the biggest terror threat the United States faces today: ISIS. Sept. 19 saw three...

Media coverage of sexual assault in the face of the Stanford rape case

Cheyanne Kramer, web editor June 13, 2016

According to the National Sexual Violence Resource Center, one in five women and one in 16 men are sexually assaulted while in college. More than 90% of sexual assault victims do not report the crime to...

Former Oakland basketball player Bellin injured in Brussels bombings

Sam Schlenner March 22, 2016

Among the injured of Tuesday's Brussels bombings was former Oakland men's basketball player Sebastian "Seb" Bellin.CNN published quotes from Bellin's wife Sara saying that Sebastian's lower body was severely...

Take your mental health seriously

By Editors November 12, 2013

During his term as President, George W. Bush signed into law the Mental Health Parity and Addiction Equity Act.The act means health care providers would have to provide the same level of coverage for those...

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