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Ohio State Football Player Found Dead

Written by Andrea Martin, Media by Jack Wang Ohio State football player Kosta Karageorge was found dead Sunday Nov. 30 after having been reported missing since Nov. 25. Karageorge’s body was found near OSU’s campus with a reported self-inflicted gunshot wound to his head. Police officials found his body in a dumpster where a handgun was also found. Karageorge’s roommates said he had left their apartment at ...

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Obama’s Plan After Midterm Election Downfall

Written by Andrea Martin, Media by Jack Wang After the disastrous midterm elections for the Democratic Party, President Barack Obama outlined his agenda, and addressed the U.S. citizens’ concerns. "The American people sent a message, one that they've sent for several elections now. They expect the people they elect to work as hard as they do," Obama said. "They expect us to focus on their ambitions, not our ...

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25th Anniversary of the Fall of the Berlin Wall

Written by Andrea Martin, Media by Jack Wang On Sunday, November 9, Germany celebrated the 25th Anniversary of the Fall of the Berlin Wall. German Chancellor, Angela Merkel, led the country in a marked event of remembrance and celebration. In a 20-minute speech, Merkel told of the impact of the Berlin Wall and how it held a special meaning for the country of Germany. But before the country could know joy, i ...

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Robin Williams’ Death Ruled A Suicide

Written by Andrea Martin, Media by Jack Wang After an autopsy it has been reported that there were no drugs or alcohol in Robin William’s system when he killed himself at his Northern California home in August, officials announced Friday, Nov. 7. The results were released by the Marin County sheriff’s office. They found that Williams had taken prescription medications, but in “therapeutic concentrations.” T ...

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Obama’s $6.2 Billion Ebola Plan

Written by: Andrea Martin. Media by: Charley Phillips. President Barack Obama has requested $6.2 billion from Congress to fight Ebola that is spreading quickly through West Africa and to stop a future outbreak in the U.S. Top senators from both political parties have indicated a willingness to move quickly to approve Obama’s plan. As of now, the Obama administration has stated that $2 billion of the total w ...

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Remains May Be of 43 Missing Mexican Students

Written by Andrea Martin, Media by Jack Wang A local legislator building was set aflame by protestors on Wednesday, Nov. 12, in the capital of Guerrero over the assumed massacre of 43 Mexican students by corrupt police and thugs from drug gangs. Other states were surrounded by violent protests as well, and one instance occurred where some protestors blocked an airport and damaged the local office of Preside ...

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Pope Francis and Evolution

Written by Andrea Martin, Media by Jack Wang Last week Pope Francis made comments on the topic of evolution and creationism, declaring that the Big Bang theory did not contradict the role of a divine creator, but instead actually required it. An assembly of the Pontifical Academy of Sciences had gathered at the Vatican to discuss “Evolving Concepts of Nature.” “When we read about creation in Genesis, we run ...

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Brittany Maynard Ends Life – Assisted Suicide

Written by Andrea Martin, Media by Jack Wang. Brittany Maynard, a 29-year-old woman diagnosed with brain cancer, died after advocating her right to end her life on her own terms. Earlier this year, Maynard was told she had six months to live after being diagnosed with glioblastoma, an aggressive and degenerative cancerous disease, which only gives a median survival rate of 14.6 months. Upon learning what th ...

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90-Year-Old-Man Arrested for Feeding the Homeless

Written by Andrea Martin, Media by Jack Wang On Oct. 22, the city of Fort Lauderdale, Florida passed an ordinance, which limited where groups can set up sites to feed the hungry on public property by requiring secure permission from those that own the property. It also required that those who wished to set up the sites provide portable toilets, according to the Sun Sentinel. Three people were cited and char ...

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Iranian Woman Hanged for Killing Alleged Rapist

Written by Andrea Martin, Media by Jack Wang An Iranian woman was hanged after pleading for clemency for a crime that she was convicted of doing back in 2007. Reyhaneh Jabbari, 35, was hanged Saturday morning, Oct. 26, in Tehran’s Evin prison after serving five years on death row after being found guilty of killing a man she accused of trying to sexually assault her. Jabbari had admitted to stabbing Morteza ...

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