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Earthquake Rocks Puerto Rico at 6.5 Magnitude

Earthquake Rocks Puerto Rico at 6.5 Magnitude

At 4:01:04 UTC on Monday, January 13, 2014 an earthquake rocked Puerto Rico.  The magnitude of the quake was 6.5. The earthquake, which was located at 18.997°N 66.829°, occurred about 35 miles (56 km) N of Hatillo, Puerto Rico.  In addition, it was 36 miles (58 km) NNE of Isabela, 37 miles (59 km) NNW […]

Puerto Rico Could Become 51st State

Puerto Rico Could Become 51st State

Puerto Rico’s new Progressive Party has voted unanimously to introduce legislation in Congress which could make their country the 51st member of the United States.  Presently, the country is a United States Commonwealth. On November 6th, the citizens of Puerto Rico were asked to vote on the referendum concerning status quo, U.S. statehood, or something […]

CDC Report: Chikungunya Fever Outbreak in Southern U.S. Probable

CDC Report: Chikungunya Fever Outbreak in Southern U.S. Probable

The U.S. Center for Disease Control and Prevention in Atlanta (CDC) is reporting that the mosquito borne illness, Chikungunya Fever, has the potential to be imported to the southern United States, areas with temperate climates and large mosquito vectors. Chikungunya Fever is a viral disease, a mosquito-borne pathogen, similar to Dengue Fever. The disease is […]

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  • Why Andre Johnson Why? April 17, 2014
    After reading the reports that rapper Andre Johnson, who did work with members of the Wu-Tang Clan band, chopped his own penis off and then leaped from a second story balcony in what must have been an apparent suicide attempt, it leaves a person wondering, why Andre why? The police discovered him lying on the […]
    Kimberly Ruble
  • Milwaukee Bucks Staying Put After Team Is Sold April 17, 2014
    Milwaukee Bucks owner Herb Kohl gives an emotional interview when speaking of the sale and the future of the Bucks, proud to announce they will stay in Milwaukee. The sale of the Bucks was not an easy decision for Kohl; although he will keep a percentage in the team, he will no longer have control […]
    Jabar Morarend
  • Thai Protest Could Affect Economy April 17, 2014
    The Thai protest could finally be affecting the economy of Thailand. Some people believe that they are losing business because of the protest. A mobile salesperson named Sakuntala Mettawong thinks that he is losing business at his shop at MBK, which is one of the largest malls in Bangkok. At peak times of the day, […]
    Tom Clark
  • Britain Branded the Most Sexist Country in the World April 17, 2014
    UN spokeswoman for violence against women, Rashida Manjoo, has in some rather controversial comments branded Britain the most sexist country in the world, sparking a fierce defensive backlash in the British media. On a recent visit to the country, the UN envoy claimed that the sexism exhibited in the UK was more “in your face” […]
    Rhona Scullion
  • Autism Help for Children May Come From App April 17, 2014
    A new app called Skill Champ is now available for download on iPad. The help that may come from this new app, which is geared towards children with autism, has the potential for big results. In fact, the family of one Skill Champ user calls the app life-changing. Emily Mack, who is 11 years old, […]
    Ashley Campbell

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