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Man Survives 14 Months at Sea

Man Survives 14 Months at Sea

Beatrix Rowland March 5, 2014 0

A man miraculously survived at sea for 14 months

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Plane Hijacking

Plane Hijacking

Beatrix Rowland March 5, 2014 0

An Ethiopian plane headed for Rome was hijacked by its co-pilot on Feb. 19 and brought to Geneva in hopes of receiving asylum

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Central African Republic’s First Female President

Central African Republic’s First Female President

Beatrix Rowland February 6, 2014 1

In the midst of a civil war, the Central African Republic recently elected its first female president

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Another Case of Stand Your Ground?

Another Case of Stand Your Ground?

Beatrix Rowland January 27, 2014 0

On Monday, Jan. 13, a man was shot by a retired police officer in a Florida Movie theater for texting. 

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Women and the Military: An Interview with 1st Lt. Kathryn Whichard

Women and the Military: An Interview with 1st Lt. Kathryn Whichard

Beatrix Rowland December 17, 2013 0

The military gives opportunities to many Americans. Military service provides money for college and healthcare benefits. The estimated average active duty service member receives Army benefits and is paid a compensation package worth $99,000.  Lt. Kathryn Whichard is one

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Op-Ed: North Korea—It Might Not Be a Joke

Op-Ed: North Korea—It Might Not Be a Joke

Beatrix Rowland December 17, 2013 1

North Korea has been a growing threat to United States, and while many seem to find it to merely be a joke, it is a threat to the world as a growing nuclear power and

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The Newest Victim of Gun Violence

The Newest Victim of Gun Violence

Beatrix Rowland October 29, 2013 0

Gun violence took its next victim in Sparks Middle School, Nevada

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Open for Business: Return of the Government

Open for Business: Return of the Government

Beatrix Rowland October 23, 2013 1

The government is back to business after its two week shutdown

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