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Trump Administration Bans Transgender Individuals from Serving in Military

March 13, 2019 by

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On 22 January 2019, the Trump administration presented a transgender military ban to the Supreme Court. The Supreme Court granted the request to allow it to ban most transgender individuals from serving in the military. The Supreme Court allowed the ban with a vote of 5-4. The policy states and prohibits “transgender persons who require […]

Jamie Lynn Closs Escapes Kidnapper

February 7, 2019 by

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On 15 October 2018, the whole world changed for one little girl. Jayme Lynn Closs, thirteen-years-old, went missing. When police officers arrived on scene, they found Jayme’s parents shot to death in their home located in Barron, Wisconsin. Her father’s name was James Closs, and he was fifty-six-years-old. Her mother’s name was Denise Closs, and […]

Spain’s Miss Universe Contestant Becomes First Transgender Participant

January 25, 2019 by

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Angela Ponce, better known as the Miss Universe Spain contestant, became the first ever transgender contestant in the competition. Twenty-seven-year-old Ponce did not win the competition, but she was not upset with the outcome. The model stated it was an “honor and pride” to make history concerning the pageant. “This is for you, for those […]

MS-13 Gangs Members Arrested at Border

January 11, 2019 by

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Manuel Lopez-Gomez, an MS-13 gang member, was taken into custody in Arizona during an immigration stop by border patrol agents. Gomez, 28, was fleeing from Mexico and caught by agents at the Yuma sector of the border. Three others were traveling alongside him. At the same stop, agents identified another illegal immigrant, Andres Abel Garcia, […]

Four Dead in Shooting in a Chicago Hospital

December 21, 2018 by

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On 19 November 2018, there was a tragic shooting inside and out of Mercy Hospital, which is located south of downtown Chicago. Superintendent Eddie Johnson of the Chicago police stated that four people have been pronounced dead. The three innocent lives that were taken that night included an officer, a doctor, and a pharmacist. The […]

Man Sentenced to Electric Chair

December 12, 2018 by

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Sixty-three-year-old Edmund Zagorski became the first man to be executed in the electric chair in Tennessee since 2017.  Zagorski was put to death 25 October 2018. The action that caused him to lose his life was shooting two men and slitting their throats during a drug deal many years ago. Edmund was pronounced dead at […]

South Carolina Resident Wins Mega Millions Jackpot

November 29, 2018 by

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The Mega Millions jackpot was what every ambitoius American citizen was praying for. Held at $1.537 billion dollars, a resident of South Carolina woke up very lucky on 24 October 2018. The winning ticket was sold at the KC Mart #7 in Simpsonville, in the northwestern region of the state. The winning six numbers were […]