Paul Manafort charged for a financial fraud case

  By Diego V. Donald Trump’s presidential campaign chairman and experienced political consultant, Paul Manafort, was recently sentenced to four years in prison for a financial fraud case that ruined his reputation.   In 2016, he retired from being Trump’s campaign chairman for unknown reasons. Rumors began to speculate that he was related to business dealings regarding…

Sugar: An Energizer or Drainer?

Chloe C. Lots of people consider breakfast to be their fuel through the morning, but are they really eating foods that feed them the energy they need? While popular cereals like Froot Loops, Honey Nut Cheerios, and Lucky Charms are delicious breakfast items, they may be more harmful than helpful. Healthline.com reveals that “. ….

The tech of the future: The LEGO Fold

By Rohan S. The biggest trend right now is foldable phones. Phone companies including Samsung, Huawei, and LG have all released devices that can bend to reduce their width. However, one unlikely company has also released something foldable: LEGO. This toy company released an ad on Twitter last week for its newest commodity. Their latest…

Israel’s Prime Minister Facing Indictment

By Henry G. Israel’s Attorney General, Avichai Mandelblit, announced he will be charging Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu with one count of bribery and three counts of breach of trust. Prosecutors would have to go through pre-indictment hearing before Netanyahu is charged. With elections coming up in six weeks, Netanyahu called these accusations “outrageous” and an…

Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un fail to negotiate

By Matthew D. Hanoi, Vietnamー After a summit staged from February 28-29, Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un have been unable to reach an agreement on North Korea’s denuclearization. Despite the fact that Trump said that he alone could fix the nuclear missile problem on the Korean Peninsula, this has been the second time that…

Fascia

By Kiana Z. Fascia, the only tissue which can modify its consistency under stress, is starting to be discovered by scientists in the US and Italy, and the results so far are shocking. Fascia is a layered tissue that surrounds tissues and organs. Described as the “casing” of the body, fascia encapsulates organs, muscles, and…

Why students should learn to code

By Atli A. Recently, there has been a big push to get students to learn to code. These classes are considered good for students because programing jobs are some of the highest paying jobs and those who work  at tech companies tend to enjoy their jobs. Google is ranked as the eighth best company to…

Gavin Newsom to withdraw National Guard from US/Mexico Border

By Matthew D. Sacramento, California- Gavin Newsom, the Governor of California, signed a decree on Monday that entails the National Guard’s withdrawal from the US/Mexico border in a rebuttal to the President’s efforts to stop illegal immigration. Newsom stated that he does not want the troops taking any part in what he calls a “political…

NFL 2019 Draft Predictions

By Manu N. The NFL Draft is the step that every franchise tries to build on, to grow as a better team. Losing teams are rewarded with high draft picks to select the best players in College Football. Now these 32 NFL teams are ready to pick their next franchise players for the future.  …

NBA Playoff Predictions

By Wyatt B. & Kabir C. The NBA Playoffs are just around the corner, but this year’s contenders look a lot different. The developing, young stars are taking over the East, while LeBron took his talents to Los Angeles to challenge the defending champ Golden State Warriors. Last offseason, the Toronto Raptors traded for superstar…