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Trump vs. Biden: How did we get here, America?

Trump vs. Biden: How did we get here, America?

May 4, 2020

In a harrowing rehash of the 2016 general election, Americans are once again presented with a false choice,...

Trump administration prohibits DACA recipients from coronavirus relief aid

Trump administration prohibits DACA recipients from coronavirus relief aid

April 21, 2020

U.S. Education Department officials barred undocumented students from accessing emergency federal aid...

Trump appoints Vince McMahon, Rob Manfred and Adam Silver to help

Trump appoints Vince McMahon, Rob Manfred and Adam Silver to help “get sports back”

April 15, 2020

President Donald Trump announced Tuesday the formation of an advisory group responsible for helping r...

America remains divided as US surpasses Spain, Italy and France in combined COVID-19 cases

America remains divided as US surpasses Spain, Italy and France in combined COVID-19 cases

April 11, 2020

Despite harrowing increases in the transmission of the novel coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic, once-optimistic...

The U.S. faces a massively uncertain future after the election of arguably the most controversial presidential candidate in it’s history.

WATCH: Compilation of Trump’s COVID-19 misinformation circulates

April 9, 2020

The Washington Press compiled a two minute video of President Donald Trump offering misinformation s...

FACT CHECK: Did the Trump administration fire the entire pandemic team? Well, sort of

FACT CHECK: Did the Trump administration fire the entire pandemic team? Well, sort of

April 5, 2020

Claim No. 1: The Trump Administration fired the entire pandemic response team Claim No. 2: The Trump Admin...

WATCH: Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot plays guitar, basketball to 'save lives'

WATCH: Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot plays guitar, basketball to ‘save lives’

March 31, 2020

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot displayed her many talents in a lighthearted public service announcement...

Comparing America's coronavirus response to Spanish Flu, Black Death and smallpox

Comparing America’s coronavirus response to Spanish Flu, Black Death and smallpox

March 27, 2020

Competing narratives surrounding the severity of the novel coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic have led to i...

The Coronavirus COVID-19 illustrated, rotating. | By Maximilian Schönherr

CDC recommends no gatherings of over 50 people for eight weeks

March 15, 2020

Amid growing concern surrounding the coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic, The Center for Disease Control and...

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OPINION: Mike Bloomberg should not run as an Independent

March 10, 2020

Following a disappointing result on Super Tuesday, former New York mayor Michael Bloomberg suspended...

BREAKING: U.S. to deploy 3,000 additional troops to Middle East

Matthew Rago, Editor-in-Chief

January 3, 2020

Following violent protests outside of the U.S. Embassy in Baghdad, the United States of America is deploying 3,000 additional soldiers to the Middle East, according to Courtney Kube of NBC News. The additional troops will join the 750 stationed troops that were deployed earlier this week. The protests took place in the wake...

BREAKING: Donald Trump becomes third U.S. President to be impeached

Matthew Rago, Editor-in-Chief

December 18, 2019

In an historic vote Wednesday, the U.S. House of Representatives voted 230-197 to impeach Donald Trump on charges of abuse of power, making him the third president in U.S. history to get impeached. The House quickly voted 229-198 on a second article of impeachment, which charges Trump with obstruction of Congress. In a vote...

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