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Saving the turtles one straw at a time

November 13, 2018

Customers go to restaurants everyday, order a drink, and take a sip from a straw without even being aware of the harm they are contributing to. According to the Ocean Conservancy, the average person use...

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The close of 2018’s hurricane season

November 13, 2018

Hurricane season is officially from June 1-November 30 every year. Although hurricanes can happen year round, it is more common for them to be in that time frame due to the conditions that hurricanes need to form...

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NFL snap infraction controversy

November 13, 2018

On Sunday, October 21, one of the NFL’s biggest rivalries, the Cowboys and the Redskins, played for the first time in the this season. The score was 20 -17 in the fourth quarter, with the Redskins in t...

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The marvelous Captain Marvel

October 9, 2018

On September 18, 2018, Marvel Studios released the first trailer for its upcoming movie, Captain Marvel. This is very exciting for Marvel fans, as it may play a key role in the next Avengers movie, Avengers 4, whi...

Colin Kaepernick warms up for his first preseason game of the 2016 season

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Colin Kaepernick filing for grievance after long-standing situation

October 31, 2017

The saga continues; on Sunday, October 15, former NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick filed a grievance of collusion against the NFL under the terms of the most recent collective bargaining agreement. So in Eng...

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The NBA structure and how it works

October 31, 2017

The NBA (National Basketball Association) offseason has helped fans get in the mood for the upcoming season. Many players found a new team in what might have been one of the wildest offseasons in the h...

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Bobcats prepare to take a dive

October 31, 2017

As winter quickly approaches, the Battlefield High School swim team is preparing for a fast and gruelling swim season. Swimming is a very demanding sport on the body, requiring weeks of intense practices and ...

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Las Vegas Golden Knights

September 29, 2017

The 2017-2018 Hockey season has begun and the 31 teams are ready to play.  This year there is a new team,  the Las Vegas Golden Knights. The Vegas Golden Knights are based in the Las Vegas metropolitan a...

Black Lightning, the main character of The C.W.’s new show.

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Upcoming highly anticipated T.V. shows

September 7, 2017

Fall time is renowned for the back to school season, the weather getting cooler, the leaves outside displaying a wide variety of colors, and curling up in a blanket with some tea after completing the d...

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The controversy over Vogue’s ‘Diversity’ Magazine Cover.

February 21, 2017

World renowned magazine, Vogue, has been around for 124 years. Founded in 1892, this magazine has been helping women of all ages and sizes with fashion news, trends, and beauty advice for generations. ...

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Changes made to the White House website

February 13, 2017

On Friday, January 20th, Donald Trump was sworn in as America’s 45th president. He took action to change things almost immediately afterwards. Just moments after the inauguration, the White House website...

Infuriating Catch-22’s and how to beat them

Infuriating Catch-22’s and how to beat them

February 7, 2017

Life can be full of difficulties, causing many to declare, “The world is out to get me!” Sometimes, they are not wrong. Many important responsibilities and rules are riddled with Catch- 22’s, “...

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