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Dinomummy

Dinomummy

Amanda Figueroa, Technical manager
June 1, 2017
Filed under In the News

On March 21, 2011, a Canadian excavator by the name of Shawn Funk was working in the Millennium Mine in Alberta. Despite never having come across animal remains, Funk accidentally discovered something that no paleontologist ever has. Around 1:30 P.M. Funk ran into something harder than the surroun...

Army whistleblower released from prison

Army whistleblower released from prison

Stephen Pearson, News editor
May 31, 2017
Filed under In the News

Private Chelsea Manning, who released over 70,00 classified documents to Wikileaks while she (previously as a Male by birth) served in the United States Army, has been released from the Fort Leavenworth military prison in Kansas. Chelsea, formally known as Bradley, Manning was arrested and charged...

When the fun turns into a Nightmare

When the fun turns into a Nightmare

Raylene Castaneda, Publicity Manager
May 30, 2017
Filed under In the News

In Manchester, England, American pop star Ariana Grande was having a concert as a part of her Dangerous Woman world tour, when the show suddenly turned into a tragic event. The concert filled with Ariana Grande fans--children, teens and adults--who went expecting a great time that they would remember...

California Senate bill restricts pharmaceutical incentives to doctors

Stephen Pearson, News editor
May 30, 2017
Filed under In the News

SB 790, introduced by State Senator Mike McGuire, democrat, has passed the California Senate and is now on its way to the State Assembly for formal introduction as law, or face potential defeat or revision. The bill, which was coauthor democratic Senator William Monning, to help crack down on the...

Wells Fargo faces new allegations of bogus customer accounts

Stephen Pearson, News editor
May 30, 2017
Filed under In the News

Lawyers jointly representing clients affected by a scandal with embattled banking giant Wells Fargo and Company have released a new development involving their case, which deals with the creation of fraudulent accounts by Wells Fargo employees who illegally tampered with customer deposits, documents...

Sweden drops investigation against Wikileaks founder Julian Assange

Stephen Pearson, News editor
May 30, 2017
Filed under In the News

Sweden’s top prosecutor Marianne Ny has announced that the country will be dropping a long lasting rape investigation against Julian Assange due in part to the issues faced with serving him court notices while he is homebound at the Ecuadorian embassy in London, where he has been living as an asylum...

Israel furious over UNESCO resolution

Stephen Pearson, News editor
May 26, 2017
Filed under In the News

The Israeli government has denounced the United Nations once again after a UNESCO resolution labels Israel as “the occupying power” over the nation of Palestine. The fierce reaction by the government of Benjamin Netanyahu included calls to evict and force out UN and UN-affiliated agencies from...

Germany orders inspections of military bases

Stephen Pearson, News editor
May 26, 2017
Filed under In the News

Germany, an economic powerhouse of the European Union, known for its car industry and its scenic sites, has recently been immersed within a scandal involving a past that many wish to forget. A recent false flag-style attack plan, one in which the perpetrator is deliberately misidentifying themselves...

Having a career in youtube

Having a career in youtube

Elisha Priddy, Broadcast Manager
May 25, 2017
Filed under In the News

Having a career in YouTube can be a tricky business. The ¨creator” or ¨YouTuber” must present themselves in a way that will attract viewers. If the creator does not pay attention to the analytics of their channel or comes off as offensive, then their views will go down. YouTube is a new type of job tha...

Fidget Spinners: this generation’s new fad?

Fidget Spinners: this generation’s new fad?

Vanessa Morales, Sports Editor
May 22, 2017
Filed under In the News

Do you often find yourself fidgeting? The tapping on the desk, clicking your pen, cracking your knuckles-- that type of fidgeting? Well, fidget no more. Recently The Guardian and The New York Times have declared a woman living in the Orlando area, Catherine Hettinger, to be the inventor of the fidget...

France’s new président

France’s new président

Amanda Figueroa, Technical Manager
May 16, 2017
Filed under In the News

On May 7, in France’s 2017 election, centrist Emmanuel Macron won nearly two thirds of the vote defeating the far-right candidate Marine Le Pen. The election result broke a recent pattern of rightist victories in world politics: Brexit and the Trump’s victory in the United States election. Macron’s...

Facebook Live murder

Facebook Live murder

Maggie Lu, Business Manager
May 9, 2017
Filed under In the News

In Thailand, a 20-year-old man, Wuttisan Wongtalay, hung his 11-month-old daughter, Natalie, and streamed it on Facebook Live. He hung himself shortly after. There were two videos posted showing the daughter’s hanging, and the combined number of views on the videos reached over 350,000 views. The...

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