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William Taylor Testifies Before House Intelligence Commitee

William Taylor Testifies Before House Intelligence Commitee

November 14, 2019

As we've seemed to reach the pinnacle of the President's impeachment hearings, William Taylor, the top US diplomat in Ukraine testified yesterday during Donald Trump's impeachment hearing.  Taylor was in full cooperation as he answered every question with an understanding that the information he disclosed...

Kanye West will appear at Houston’s Lakewood Church after Jesus Is King Album success

Kanye West to appear at Joel Osteen's Lakewood Church in Houston

Geovany Palacios, Staff writer

November 12, 2019

Kanye West will appear at the Lakewood Church on Sunday at 11 a.m. and 7 p.m. Lakewood's celebrity televangelist host Joel Osteen will have a conversation with Kanye West during the service. Kanye's trending album Jesus is King, praises Christianity and affirms Jesus as his savior. The album has stirred...

Michael Bloomberg Could Be A Presidential Canidate In 2020

Michael Bloomberg Could Be A Presidential Canidate In 2020

November 8, 2019

The former mayor of New York City and renowned billionaire is confident in his ability to defeat Trump for next year's presidential debate. Initially, Bloomberg opposed running in 2020, but concerns grew for the former Vice President Joe in his current efforts to run. Bloomberg adviser Howard Wolfson...

Google Buys Fitbit

Google Buys Fitbit

November 1, 2019

Just when you thought Google had enough, the 3rd most valuable brand in the world has acquired the notoriously liked wearable tech company, Fitbit. The acquisition was at a cost of $2.1 billion allowing the company to reassert its dominance again in the wearable tech market. Apple has led this market...

Florida School Shooter Nikolas Cruz’s Trial Will Begin January

Florida School Shooter Nikolas Cruz's Trial Will Begin January

October 24, 2019

Last year  Nikolas Cruz was arrested for a tragic school shooting in Fort Lauderdale, Florida where he massacred 17 people. Now Cruz sits just three months away from trial where he faces 17 counts of first-degree murder and 17 counts of attempted murder. Florida is one of 30 states where the death penalty...

Trump Compares Impeachment Inquiries To Lynching

Trump Compares Impeachment Inquiries To Lynching

October 23, 2019

President Trump may have just reached an all-time low as another rant on Twitter was delivered to the masses.  Yesterday on October 22nd,  the President tweeted the following: So some day, if a Democrat becomes President and the Republicans win the House, even by a tiny margin, they can impeach...

Houston METRO Attempting Fight Congestion in the Years to Come

Ismael Figueroa, Staff Writer

October 9, 2019

Any city with sufficient population to cause traffic congestion has sufficient population to support a first rate public transportation alternative. In our city, where I-610 is commonly referred to as the “Ring of Fire,” due to the inescapable yellow, orange, and reds on our satellite navigation during...

Apple’s iOS 13 promises to be “the best update” ever

Apple's iOS 13 promises to be

Jamal Brice, Staff Writer

June 10, 2019

  Apple has created the best update in their opinion and has great anticipation following this update. We all know Apple as the top performing phones every year. With many improvements from the previous phone. Apple seems to only get better each year with more technology. The newest update...

Apple has created the Apple Card

Apple's Stacey Lysik speaks at the Apple Worldwide Developers Conference in San Jose, Calif., Monday, June 3, 2019. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)

Mariah Hernandez, Staff Writer

June 9, 2019

Apple will soon be releasing their own credit card called the Apple Card. Apple claims the card is built on “Simplicity, Transparency, and Privacy” while being “Designed to help customers lead a healthier financial life”. The Apple Card will be built into the Apple Wallet on iPhone devices, which will offer ...

Texas House passes pot bill; GOP Senate leader looks to block

FILE - In this Feb. 5, 2019 file photo, Texas Gov. Greg Abbott, right, gives his State of the State address as Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick, left, listens in the House Chamber in Austin, Texas. Texas' tough stance on marijuana as the drug becomes increasingly legal elsewhere in the U.S. has grounded a bipartisan push in the state to decriminalize minor offenses — a change the Texas GOP platform has come around to endorsing, but not Republican Gov. Greg Abbott.

Virginia Grant, Culture Editor

May 1, 2019

After 45 years decriminalization of small amounts of marijuana took a huge step forward when the Texas House of Representatives voted its approval of House Bill 63 by Speaker Pro Tem Joe Moody (D-78).  The measure as passed stops short of legalization and instead reduces the penalty for possession of...

New economic proposal for U.S.-Mexico border wall announced

New economic proposal for U.S.-Mexico border wall announced

Virginia Grant, Culture Editor

March 20, 2019

In a political climate rife with indignation and outrage a positive solution for the American-Mexican border has emerged that is gaining popular support. On February 14, 2019 the Scientific American published an article proposing solar, wind, natural gas and water infrastructure along the border to create...

Five people dead in Chicago-area manufacturing company

A picture on the entrance of the Henry Pratt Co. shows that guns aren't allowed in the building.

Esmeralda Rocha, News Editor

February 20, 2019

Five people were killed, and six others injured after 45-year-old Gary Martin opened fire in the Henry Pratt Co. Martin was asked to a meeting with Human Resources in which he was going to be terminated after working for the valve manufacturing company in Aurora, Illinois for 15 years. Martin was issued a...

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