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Economic and Political Chaos Plague Venezuela

Economic and Political Chaos Plague Venezuela

Leila Taherian, Local News Editor

February 14, 2019


Filed under Politics, Top Stories

After years of an ongoing economic crisis, Venezuela faces political turmoil due to the lack of a legitimate president.

Shutdown Averted, but a National Emergency Looms

Shutdown Averted, but a National Emergency Looms

Emma Chiu, Copy Editor

February 14, 2019


Filed under Politics, Top Stories

Congress recently passed a spending bill, providing the United States government with enough funds to prevent another partial shutdown. President Trump is expected to sign the bill into law, but he believes that it issues an unsatisfactory amount of wall funding and he plans on declaring a state of national emergency in order to gain additional finances.

Oval Office or Bust: Nine Democratic Candidates Declare a Presidential Campaign

Oval Office or Bust: Nine Democratic Candidates Declare a Presidential Campaign

Emma Chiu, Copy Editor

February 4, 2019


Filed under Politics, Top Stories

Nine Democratic candidates have publicly declared a 2020 presidential campaign, 149 have filed to run with the Federal Election Commission, and more are expected to enter.

Eric Bauman Resigns After a Wave of Sexual Misconduct Accusations

Eric Bauman Resigns After a Wave of Sexual Misconduct Accusations

Cody Bowers, Staff Writer

December 20, 2018


Filed under Politics, Top Stories

California Democratic Party Chairman Eric Bauman has resigned after multiple accusations regarding sexual misconduct on several occasions. Bauman resigned on November 22nd, shortly after the Los Angeles Times came out with a report that said ten Democratic Party members, along with some politica...

Migrant Caravan Gassed at Border Crossing

Migrant Caravan Gassed at Border Crossing

Alondra Bravo, Staff Writer

December 18, 2018


Filed under Politics, Top Stories

The United States Border Patrol tear-gassed a migrant caravan of several thousand on the United States-Mexico border in an attempt to stop them from crossing the border, on November 26.

Harvard Lawsuit Poses a New Threat to Affirmative Action

Harvard Lawsuit Poses a New Threat to Affirmative Action

Emma Chiu, Copy Editor

December 7, 2018


Filed under Multimedia, Politics, Top Stories

As Woodside seniors face looming college application deadlines, a lawsuit could determine the future of race-based admissions.

Midterm Elections Make History

Midterm Elections Make History

Mercedes Mikhailov, Staff Writer

December 7, 2018


Filed under Local News, Politics, Top Stories

The 2018 midterm elections made history with new females, LGBT members, and refugees winning seats in office. 

CNN Stops Attempt to Sue the White House After Barring Jim Acosta

CNN Stops Attempt to Sue the White House After Barring Jim Acosta

Dominic DeVitis, Staff Writer

December 5, 2018


Filed under Politics, Top Stories

United States President Donald Trump came close to getting sued by Cable News Network (CNN) for barring reporter Jim Acosta from speaking at a press conference.

Gunman Murders Eleven in Deadliest Jewish Shooting Ever

Gunman Murders Eleven in Deadliest Jewish Shooting Ever

Mira Sahi, Staff Writer

November 30, 2018


Filed under Politics, Top Stories

An armed gunman entered the Tree of Life Synagogue and killed 11 worshippers in the most lethal attack on the American Jewish community ever, on October 27th. The Tree of Life Synagogue is a Conservative Jewish synagogue, located in the Squirrel Hill neighborhood of Pittsburgh. The neighborhood is...

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