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The Armenian Genocide

Written byRita
on 24 April 2017
The Armenian Genocide

For over a century, Turkey has denied any part in the execution of Armenians in 1915, in what historians have since then labeled a genocide....

Science & Sports

Records to Be Unrecorded

Written byKrista
on 03 May 2017
Records to Be Unrecorded

Heated debates rage on as the European Athletics committee proposed to remove track and field world and European records previous to 2005. S...

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NewsKnights is JM’s online news project, a great opportunity for our young reporters to develop their independent and responsible investigative reporting skills. NewsKnights aims to pr

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Bye Bye Traffic! Welcome to the Era of Sea-Taxi

Written byYasmina
on 05 May 2017
Bye Bye Traffic! Welcome to the Era of Sea-Taxi

Imagine the day you'd no longer have to endure hours of being stuck in traffic and getting late to work or school. Instead, you'd arrive in no time, stress-free to your destination thanks to a boat taxi that would have resolved all your morning problems. Well, this idea is not an impossible dream; it wi...

Yet Another Tragedy

Written byNour
on 18 April 2017
Yet Another Tragedy

On Saturday the 15th of March, 126 people were killed in a bombing in Syria; 68 of them were children. The bomb attack was aimed at buses that were carrying evacuees from besieged Syrian towns, specifically, government-held towns. According to the UK-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights monitor...

Forgiven

Written byYoumna
on 18 April 2017
Forgiven

With the Easter spirit still lingering in people's minds and hearts, the family of the victim of Sunday's Facebook murder decided to forgive the shooter who posted the murder on Facebook and is still on the run, despite the intensified multi-state manhunt looking for him. Stephen Stephens, age 37, stands...

St. Petersburg Blast: Death Toll Reaches 14

Written byKrista
on 04 April 2017
St. Petersburg Blast: Death Toll Reaches 14

Fourteen people have been killed in a blast in St. Petersburg, an attack classified as a terrorist act by Russian authorities. It happened on Monday at 2:40 PM between the Sennaya Ploshchad and Tekhnologichesky Institut. According to the Russian Ministry of Health, the explosion that tore in Russia's sec...

Christian Massacre

Written byAdriana and Dona
on 13 April 2017
Christian Massacre

On Palm Sunday, a carnage of 49 Coptic Christians was caused by two ISIS suicide bombers in Tanta and Alexandra, Egypt. These terrorist attacks led to not only the injury of more than 100 people, but also to the build up of fear that ISIS's focus has shifted to innocent Christian civi...

Lena's Column

Rebellion in Conformity

Written byLena
on 06 May 2017
Rebellion in Conformity

Imagine a world of black and white, maybe a touch of gray. What a sad, miserable world that must be. Well, imagine no more; all you have to do is look around your school halls! School unifor...

Keep on Keeping on

Written byLena
on 29 March 2017
Keep on Keeping on

In modern times, it is obvious that we, as teenagers, are facing way more challenges than we can handle. We are having to carry the mountains we were only supposed to climb. Teenagers’...