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National Recap: CNN sues Trump administration

By | Nov 14, 2018

CNN filed a lawsuit against President Donald Trump and several of his aides Nov. 13, seeking the immediate restoration of the press credentials of White House Correspondent Jim Acosta.


National Recap: USA Gymnastics may lose status

By | Nov 7, 2018

The U.S. Olympic Committee began taking steps to revoke USA Gymnastics’ status as a national governing body Nov. 5, a rare move in Olympic history.


National Recap: Birthright citizenship under threat

By The Ithacan | Oct 31, 2018

For years, Trump has decried “anchor babies,” who he claims cause unauthorized immigrants to stay in the U.S. However, this is the first legal action Trump has planned on taking against them.


National Recap: Attorney general to investigate archdiocese

By | Oct 24, 2018

Karl Racine, attorney general of Washington, D.C., announced on Oct. 23, that his office will begin investigating if the Archdiocese of Washington violated the law.


National Recap: Kavanaugh’s confirmation causes controversy

By | Oct 10, 2018

Kavanaugh was appointed to the Supreme Court by a 50-48 vote in the Senate — the narrowest Supreme Court justice vote in modern history — almost entirely divided by party lines.


National recap: Bill Cosby sentenced to three to 10 years in prison

By | Sep 26, 2018

Bill Cosby was sentenced three to 10 years in state prison Sept. 25. for sexually assaulting Andrea Constand.


National recap: Thirty-seven dead after Hurricane Florence

By | Sep 19, 2018

As of Wednesday, Sept. 19, the death count has reached at least 37 people. There are at least 27 dead in North Carolina, at least six in South Carolina and one in Virginia.


National Recap: USA Gymnastics president resigns

By | Sep 5, 2018

The former doctor was convicted little over a month into Perry’s time as CEO of USA Gymnastics. Perry took the position in December shortly after Nassar pleaded guilty to the accounts of abuse.


National Recap: Gunman kills two at gaming tournament

By | Aug 30, 2018

The push for gun control has been reignited after a shooter opened fire during a Madden video game tournament, leaving two people dead and 11 injured, in Jacksonville, Florida, on Sunday, Aug. 26.


National Recap: NRA under fire online for gun ban

By | May 2, 2018

Most of the tweets questioned why the NRA was banning guns in order to protect Pence but not to protect students and implied that the act was hypocritical.


National Recap: Colorado teachers plan walkout

By | Apr 24, 2018

Teachers in Colorado are planning a walkout April 26 and 27 in order to protest comparatively low national wages and low government spending per student.


National Recap: U.S. military launches airstrikes against Syria

By | Apr 17, 2018

The death toll reports for the chemical attacks have varied, with the Syrian Civil Defense, a pro-opposition group also known as the White Helmets, reporting at least 42 fatalities.