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Closed on Thanksgiving benefits Mall of America

Closed on Thanksgiving benefits Mall of America

Sloan Schwarzentraub, Journalist
December 7, 2016
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This Thanksgiving, while many malls and stores were open, the Mall of America chose to stay closed, taking a stand to the early openings of stores on Thanksgiving. There were only three stores open, those being Macy's, Sears, and the Crayola experience. However, this bold move benefited the mall with...

Hate acts on the rise after Trump victory

Hate acts on the rise after Trump victory

Tierra Pilles, Journalist
December 5, 2016
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Trump's recent victory in the elections means trouble for minority groups across the country. Hate acts are on the rise, varying from mild and harmless to potentially lethal. For minorities such as African Americans and Muslims, there's a much greater threat to them other than Trump: his radical followers. 1. Fliers...

Bodies of 3 adults and 8-week-old baby found in hotel in Fairbanks, Alaska.

Bodies of 3 adults and 8-week-old baby found in hotel in Fairbanks, Alaska.

Sydney Mumm, Journalist
December 2, 2016
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The bodies of 42-year-old Linda Hutton, 22-year-old Emily McDonald, 22-year-old McKay Hutton, and 2 month old Teagan Hutton were found shot to death in the Hampton Inn and Suites around 1:30pm on Friday, November 25th. Officers entered a room on the second floor, where they found the four deceased individuals,...

Japan’s ‘Space World’ freezes 5,000 fish into skating rink

Japan’s ‘Space World’ freezes 5,000 fish into skating rink

Brandan Walz, Journalist
December 1, 2016
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After a public backlash on Sunday, November 27 a Japanese theme park was forced to shut down because they had frozen 5,000 sea creatures into the floor of an ice rink. Fish, crab, and shellfish were all frozen into the ice as a part of a special winter attraction called 'Freezing Port.' Space World...

Standing Rock protests

Standing Rock protests

Jaren Martin, Journalist
December 1, 2016
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The controversial North Dakota pipeline protest situation has escalated. The protests have been going on since August 2016 and nearly 575 arrests have been made. Protesters are fighting the pipeline due to the environmental concerns that arise from a 1,172-mile long pipe. The controversy comes from...

Rohingya Muslims: persecuted, attacked, forgotten

Rohingya Muslims: persecuted, attacked, forgotten

Cami Doman, Journalist
December 1, 2016
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In the past few years, Rohingya Muslims have fled to Bangladesh in hopes of escaping their horrific life in Myanmar. To understand why they fled, it’s important to learn who the Rohingya are. To understand why they fled, it’s important to learn who the Rohingya are. They are often said to ...

Barack Obama does generous deed for Ellen DeGeneres

Barack Obama does generous deed for Ellen DeGeneres

Cami Doman, Journalist
December 1, 2016
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Ellen DeGeneres received the Medal of Freedom from Barack Obama recently. Rocking an adorable maroon pantsuit, the actress and TV host teared up after a heartfelt speech from the President, admiring her individuality, courage, humor, and kindness. He also recognized all the wonderful things she has d...

Ohio State University Stabber Killed, 11 Injured

Ohio State University Stabber Killed, 11 Injured

James Gaffy, Journalist
December 1, 2016
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On Monday morning on the Ohio State University campus, 18-year-old Abdul Razak Ali Artan drove his car up over the curb and into a crowd of pedestrians, he then got out of his car with a kitchen knife and began attacking students. The real motive of the attacker was unknown, but in a Facebook post made...

Petco and Petsmart animal abuse

Petco and Petsmart animal abuse

Alex Pringle, Journalist
November 29, 2016
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When people think of Petco, Petsmart, and other pet stores in America, they don't usually see the horror behind where the animals came from. An organization called PETA (People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals) did an investigation that was published in December of 2015 to find out just what really h...

Be an organ donor…It can change a life

Be an organ donor…It can change a life

Faith Schlecht, Journalist
November 29, 2016
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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0n-6CxIWEIY David Rodebaugh lived for speed. He was raised by his mother, Nancy, where they formed a tight-knit bond. They traveled the world working at craft fairs, but nothing could stop his need and love for speed; but who would have known that it was what would...

Thaddeus Dionne Alexander is Thaddeus DONE with anti-Trump rioters

Thaddeus Dionne Alexander is Thaddeus DONE with anti-Trump rioters

James Gaffy, Journalist
November 28, 2016
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One black air force veteran is fed up with the anti-Trump riots. Thaddeus Dionne Alexander was so upset, in fact, that he recorded himself stating his grievances, calling the anti-Trump rioters “Crybabies,” a term that has Trump supporters happily nodding their heads and Hillary supporters feeling...

Break the windows!

Break the windows!

Alex Pringle, Journalist
November 21, 2016
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As many know, people in the world have been leaving animals in cars while shopping on extremely hot days. This has been a problem for a while and has caused many animal deaths. According to Ask A Vet Question (Online Veterinary Advice),  leaving animals, mainly dogs, in a hot car is very is dangerous....

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