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Tuesday, October 21st, 2014

Social media has permeated today’s culture with millions of users on sites such as Facebook, Twitter and, most recently, Yik Yak, as well as several others. From average users sharing […]

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Tuesday, September 30th, 2014

Three weeks ago, Prince William and his wife Kate Middleton, the duke and duchess of Cambridge, grabbed the world’s attention with their latest news. Prince George is going to be […]

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Tuesday, September 23rd, 2014

This week has been, by far, one of the hardest weeks I have faced as a journalist. Sure, there were plenty of challenges wrapped up in layout and story assignments, […]

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Tuesday, September 9th, 2014

People say dumb things all the time. Fortunately, for most of us, those words are often quickly forgotten. But for Victoria Osteen, that has not been the case. While not […]

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Tuesday, August 26th, 2014

“Abort it and try again. It would be immoral to bring it into the world if you have the choice,” Richard Dawkins tweeted. These words by themselves are probably shocking […]

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Tuesday, April 29th, 2014

With only finals left to conquer in what has turned out to be the craziest semester of my college career, I cannot help but breathe a sigh of relief. Between […]

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Tuesday, April 15th, 2014

It has been 39 days since Malaysian Airlines Flight 370 disappeared. In that amount of time, relatives of the 239 people on board have been waiting to be told what […]

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Tuesday, March 25th, 2014

The phrase March Madness means many things to many people, but from the sports-illiterate to the baseketball-obsessed, madness is the perfect word to summarize the emotional state that the annual […]

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Tuesday, January 21st, 2014

Every year, American citizens reflect on one of the most controversial decisions since the Supreme Court’s inception in 1789 — Roe v. Wade. Although many pro-life and pro-choice supporters work […]

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Tuesday, December 3rd, 2013

At least six people in my home state of Illinois were killed by an EF-4 tornado Sunday, Nov. 17. According to ABC News, 170-190 mph winds tore through central Illinois, […]

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Tuesday, October 29th, 2013

The sports world exploded with emotion Saturday night, Oct. 26, when the St. Louis Cardinals defeated the Boston Red Sox in Game 3 of the World Series after a controversial […]

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Tuesday, October 15th, 2013

It is one of those lessons that can take years to learn, and some people go a lifetime without learning it. People hate change. It makes no difference whether or […]

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Tuesday, October 1st, 2013

After five seasons of tense, edge-of-your-seat drama, AMC’s “Breaking Bad” is finally over. Even as I write this, I am currently working my way through season five of “Breaking Bad” […]

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Tuesday, September 24th, 2013

Humans can be surprisingly impatient, especially when it comes to phones. Apple released the new iPhone 5S and iPhone 5C Friday along with iOS7, the company’s newest operating system for […]

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Tuesday, September 10th, 2013

Liberty University can be a confusing place for single people. With couples forming left and right, the pressure to date can sometimes be intense. The phrase “ring by spring” is […]

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