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02/07/2014

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Twins, Photo by James Gardner

Heroin in the Hills

Michael Ransom, Contributing Editor Last Modified: 07:45 p.m. DST, 11 June 2014 CINCINNATI, Ohio — While drug abuse is a long-standing problem in the Appalachia region of the United States, the surge in heroin usage has only been recently documented and is a relatively new phenomena. Most officials attribute the influx of heroin into be rural […]

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30/06/2014

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Drinking PUR, Photo by Greg Allgood

Is Clean Water Technology a Solution for Africa?

Sarah Joanne Jakubowski, Africa Correspondent Last Modified: 21:25 p.m. DST, 30 June 2014 GHANA, Accra — Earlier this month, Medwyn Jacobs, CEO of New and Master Technologies (N&M) once again presented at Annual Ghana National Health Environment and Safety (NAHES) Conference where he reintroduced N&M’s water harvesting machine that can take water out of the […]

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30/06/2014

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Korean Missiles, Photo by Daniel Foster

Kim Jong-un Promises War

Michael Ransom, Contributing Editor Last Modified: 11:45 a.m. DST, 30 June 2014 HOLLYWOOD, California — Could James Franco and Seth Rogen start a war? Until yesterday, that notion seemed absurd. But now, Kim Jong-un, the supreme leader of North Korea, has promised ‘merciless’ retribution if Columbia Pictures releases the film The Interview, which stars both […]

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27/06/2014

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B is for Blood, Photo by Klm

Becker Sentenced to Life for Cutting off Penis

Ayanna Nahmias, Editor-in-Chief Last Modified: 22:24 PM EDT, 27 June 2014 LOS ANGELES, California — In August 2011, Catherine Kieu Becker, a Vietnam-born woman also known as Que Anh Tran, brutally attacked her husband severing his penis. At that time they resided in Grove Garden, California. Today, nearly three years later, Becker has been convicted […]

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26/06/2014

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Capitalism vs. Water Rights in Detroit City

Highland Park, Detroit, Michigan, Photo by inafreeland Dan

Ayanna Nahmias, Editor-in-Chief Last Modified: 23:45 p.m. DST, 26 June 2014 DETROIT, Michigan — Despite numerous plans initiated by Detroit to encourage its residents to remain in the city, the once great Midwestern city of Detroit has done an about face. In an otherwise tragic situation, some might say that rapacious forces now endeavor to […]

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