Mark Zuckerberg’s Response to Cambridge Analytica Scandal

By Veronica Rarick “Through Facebook we share our birthdays, where we went for dinner, our relationships, family gatherings, what movie we watched, where we are going for vacations, etc. Our entire lives are online and Facebook allowed that data to fall into the hands of a foreign enemy,” said Eugene Gu, MD via Twitter direct … Continue reading Mark Zuckerberg’s Response to Cambridge Analytica Scandal

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Developing: Powerful earthquake in Iraq kills at least 140 in Iran

By Valeria Bula  On Sunday, November 12, 2017, a 7.3 magnitude earthquake strikes in the Iraqi city of Halabja, near the Iraq-Iran border, killing dozens in Iran, according to Iranian officials. https://twitter.com/rawand_aziz/status/929783812858531841 The Iraqi Meteorological and Seismology Organization has warned that the country should brace itself for another possible quake in the coming hours. The … Continue reading Developing: Powerful earthquake in Iraq kills at least 140 in Iran

Genocide of Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar

By Devin Dubon Over half a million Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar have fled the country in response to what many are calling genocide and ethnic cleansing. https://twitter.com/KenRoth/status/913042660079947777 The crisis began in October 2016 when Myanmar border posts were attacked by Rohingya insurgents. In response, the Myanmar government began cracking down on the Rohingya people, resulting … Continue reading Genocide of Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar

Debris, No Power, No Cell: Surviving the aftermath of Hurricane Maria

By Rozany Guzman Hurricane Maria left countless caribbean islands in shambles as it traveled the Pacific Ocean, with one of its main targets being Puerto Rico, a United States territory. Maria, one of the strongest hurricanes on record, left the small island destroyed, entire communities under water, trees uprooted, houses torn apart, and all forms … Continue reading Debris, No Power, No Cell: Surviving the aftermath of Hurricane Maria

Earthquake Devastates Central Mexico

By Devin Dubon Officials are sorting through the debris for survivors after the devastating earthquake that hit Mexico on September 19th. The 7.1 magnitude quake destroyed cities in Central Mexico and killed at least 237 people so far, leaving hundreds more injured or displaced. This comes only 12 days after a magnitude 8.4 earthquake, the … Continue reading Earthquake Devastates Central Mexico

Trump’s Call with Peña Nieto Revealed

By Sarah Lemos Back in January Trump had a call with Mexican President, Enrique Peña Nieto, and Prime Minister of Australia, Malcolm Turnbull, that was recently leaked to the public a few days ago. Among the topics discussed in the call, the fact that president Donald Trump called New Hampshire a “drug-infested den,” was one … Continue reading Trump’s Call with Peña Nieto Revealed

What North Korea Is Working on and How It Poses a Threat

By Daylin Delgado On July 28, North Korea launched a missile which traveled 621 miles laterally for 45 minutes, According to the Pentagon, it is the the longest ballistic missile flight in North Korea’s history.  Before its lateral flight, the ICBM missile traveled 2,300 miles into space; if angled correctly, the missile could potentially strike … Continue reading What North Korea Is Working on and How It Poses a Threat

Venezuelan Politician, Leopoldo López, Released From Prison And Now On House Arrest

By Nathalie Del Valle Saturday, July 8, Leopoldo López was released from prison and placed under house arrest after being imprisoned for over three years. Leopoldo López is a Venezuelan politician that founded a political party named Voluntad Popular and co-founded the political party Primero Justicia. He also was the mayor of Chacao from 2000 … Continue reading Venezuelan Politician, Leopoldo López, Released From Prison And Now On House Arrest

Extremist Group Behind Attack on Mali

By Alexandra Reboredo One week after the Paris attacks, terrorists targeted a busy international hotel in the former French colony of Mali’s capital, killing 19 people. Heavily-armed men raided the Radisson Blu in Bamako, Mali, shouting “God is great” in Arabic. They aimed and shot aimlessly as guests frantically searched for cover around the hotel. … Continue reading Extremist Group Behind Attack on Mali

Paris Attacks: The Facts

By Nathalie Mairena At least eight terrorists attacked six different locations in the center of Paris Friday. Out of the eight attackers, seven died in apparent suicide bombings. The attacks began almost simultaneously at 9:20 pm, with attackers detonating explosives and shooting into local restaurants and cafes. They were seen with AK-47 automatic weapons and … Continue reading Paris Attacks: The Facts