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MS-13 Gang Murders Two

March 23, 2018 by


On 13 September 2016, two teenage girls were murdered in a residential neighborhood near an Elementary school. The two girls, sixteen-year-old Kayla Cuevas, and fifteen-year-old Nisa Mickens were best friends from Brentwood, New York. The MS-13 gang was started by Central American immigrants from El Salvador in Los Angeles in the 1980s. The gang is […]

Shooting at Florida School Claims 17 Lives

March 7, 2018 by


On 14 January 2018, a tragedy occurred. A shooting broke out in a school in Florida named Stoneman Douglas High School.  The shooter, nineteen-year-old Nikolas Cruz, is 17. Cruz arrived at the school via Uber earlier that morning. He took his rifle out of the case and started shooting in classrooms. After Cruz was done […]

Twelve-Year-Old California Shooter Injures Two

March 1, 2018 by


There was a shooting that occurred in Los Angeles, California, earlier last week. A twelve-year-old girl brought an unregistered semi-automatic handgun to her school. The school that this occurred at was Salvador B. Castro Middle School. Police say that, as soon as the shots were fired, the school was put on lock-down and the girl […]

Seven-Year-Old Girl Found Dead

February 2, 2018 by


On 4 January 2018, a seven-year-old girl named Zainab Ansari went missing on her way to a nearby house to study Quranic. Quranic is the study of traditions inspired by the Qur’an and has developed throughout Muslim history. Muhammad Adnan, her uncle, reported her disappearance to the Kasur District Police Office because her parents were […]

Is Water Wet?

January 26, 2018 by


Is water really wet? Non-believers of water being wet like to say that water itself actually isn’t wet; they just think it’s wet because, when they come in contact with water, they naturally get wet because they are normally dry. A lot of people have different opinions on water actually being wet or not. According […]

Notorious Murderer Charles Manson Dies

December 21, 2017 by


Charles Manson was born on 12 November 1934. Mason was an American cult leader whose followers were mass murders in the 1960s. Manson’s leaders were called The Manson Family. The Manson Family, including Charles himself, was a group of approximately 100 followers who shared his passion for an unconventional lifestyle and habitual use of hallucinogenic […]

Christmas Traditions Clarified

December 4, 2017 by


Christians celebrate Christmas Day as the anniversary of the birth of Jesus of Nazareth. Jesus of Nazareth was a spiritual leader whose teachings form the basis of Christianity. Popular customs of Christmas include exchanging gifts, decorating a Christmas tree, attending church, sharing meals, and waiting for Santa to arrive with ample gifts. Many students in […]