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The Preparation for a Second Holy Stay

Written byTia-Maria
on 10 April 2017
The Preparation for a Second Holy Stay

A mansion primarily built for the second coming of Jesus Christ has been sold for $6.25 million to Hanjun Huang on January 9, according to c...

Science & Sports

The Four Game Ban

Written byMarguerita
on 03 April 2017
The Four Game Ban

Football's governing body FIFA imposed a four-game ban and a $10,000 fine on Barcelona player Leonel Messi just hours before...

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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...

Electronics Free Flights

Written byTia-Maria
on 28 March 2017
Electronics Free Flights

On  March 21, 2017, the UK followed a move similar to that of the US by banning any device larger than 16 cm long, 9.3 cm wide or 1.5 cm deep to be put in cabin baggage. The UK ban applies to all direct flights from Turkey, Lebanon, Jordan, Egypt, Tunisia, and Saudi Arabia. The USA imposed...

A Big Bend in Manhattan

Written byYasmina
on 28 March 2017
A Big Bend in Manhattan

If you think Burj Khalifa has captured the world by its massive height and its breathtaking structure, wait until you see the Big Bend which will take Manhattan’s skyline by storm. A New York firm hopes to create the world’s longest building in Manhattan by bending the skyscraper in hal...

Bob Dylan's Nobel Prize

Written byYoumna
on 29 March 2017
Bob Dylan's Nobel Prize

Bob Dylan, the 75 year old singer songwriter, will finally accept his Nobel Prize for literature in Stockholm this weekend. The singer was awarded the prize in October but could neither travel to take the award nor deliver the lecture that must be given in order to receive the 8km kroner ($900,000) prize...

Lena's Column

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’...

A Glitch in the System

Written byLena
on 07 February 2017
A Glitch in the System

We can write volumes on what is actually wrong with the educational system today, but it’s time we stopped shouting out the flaws from the sidelines and took action. I would like to st...