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5 Things to start your week: death of Justice Scalia & Kanye Twitter controversy

Kanye West takes to Twitter to defend a controversial lyric in his new song, 'Famous.'

Molly Curley, Assistant Digital Editor

February 15, 2016

Justice Scalia dies at 79 Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia passed away in his room at a hunting resort in West Texas on Saturday. According to The Washington Post, Presidio County Judge Cinderela Guevara pronounced Scalia dead. She claimed that he was suffering from chronic conditions and various he...

President Obama should seek Congress approval

President Obama should seek Congress approval

Jordan Price

October 1, 2014

In 2008, the war-weary American public elected Democrat Barack Obama by a sweeping 7 percent margin that saw the Illinois senator winning a landslide 365 electoral votes to Republican John McCain’s 173. Obama ran up huge margins in states that Democrat John Kerry had barely managed to hold four years...

Obama's pre-condition of Israeli-Palestinian peace for statehood should be noted

Salim Ali

October 4, 2011

Last week, a symbolic event for a certain group of people and for the history books happened. President Mahmoud Abbas made a formal declaration for recognition as a state to the United Nations. Palestine has overwhelming support from other Arab nations and some Europeans, but conflict with Israel stands...

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