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Onslaught of Earthquakes in Mexico Leave Many Homeless and Scared

Onslaught of Earthquakes in Mexico Leave Many Homeless and Scared

There has been three earthquakes in Mexico in the past month, and it has been devastating to the country. The magnitude of these earthquakes range from 6.1 to 8.1 and the one in the middle, 7.1, being the most impactful. This 7.1 magnitude earthquake took a total of 333 lives and injured another 5,404, located


Hurricane Harvey Takes its Toll

Hurricane Harvey is labeled at category 4, the first category 4 hurricane in Texas since 1961, and Houston, Texas is taking the worst of it. There has been upwards of 50 inches of rainfall and more to come leaving roads flooded and neighborhoods resembling lakes. This hurricane has torn through Texas leaving 13 dead along with tens of thousands of victims struggling to find

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University of Florida refuses event due to tensions in Charlottesville, Virginia

The University of Florida refused a request for an event that would have taken place on September 12th in which Richard Spencer, a so proclaimed “alt right” leader, would have been speaking. This decision came after the unfolding of the protests in Charlottesville, Virginia, which resulted in significant violence and even the death of a young

The Cop Who Got Beaten

A sheriff’s life was saved by the Good Samartian. The man got out of his car while he was at a traffic stop. The Deputy First Class Dean Bardes was working on the free way when he tried to pull over the man driving the blue Toyota. Instead of stopping the man took off at


Dakota Access Pipeline

As of late, one of the biggest environmental issues has been the Dakota Access Pipeline. The Dakota Access Pipeline (or DAPL) is a 1,172 mile long underground oil pipeline that is currently under construction. It runs from North Dakota, through South Dakota, Iowa, and Illinois, parallel to the Northern Border Pipeline, which was built in

Devastating Storm Expected to Hit Mexico

The hurricane season is from June all the way to October and it can extend to November. So far it has been a quiet hurricane season but out of no where a massive hurricane formed. Hurricane Patricia, a category 5 storm, is headed directly for Mexico with expected land fall of tonight. People have been