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Weekly news round-up: Feb. 12

Weekly news round-up: Feb. 12

By Matthew Farr
February 12, 2017
Filed under National, News

This week saw a veritable avalanche of domestic and foreign news. Here is a sampling of the top stories of the week:

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Weekly news round-up: Feb. 6

Weekly news round-up: Feb. 6

By Matthew Farr
February 6, 2017
Filed under National, News

This week has been full of noteworthy news in the U.S. and around the world. Here are some of the top stories: Trump appoints Neil Gorsuch for Supreme Court Vacancy This week’s top story was Donald Trump’s appointment of Neil Gorsuch of the Tenth Circuit Court of Appeals in Denver to fill Anton...

Weekly news round-up: Jan. 30

Weekly news round-up: Jan. 30

By Matthew Farr
January 30, 2017
Filed under National, News

Trump announces ban on immigration from seven countries, causes outcry

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Weekly news round-up: Jan. 22

Weekly news round-up: Jan. 22

By Matthew Farr
January 22, 2017
Filed under National, News

It was a historic week for the nation and for news. Here are a few of the top stories from the past week:

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Weekly news round-up: Jan. 16

Weekly news round-up: Jan. 16

By Matthew Farr
January 16, 2017
Filed under National, News

Last week was packed full of news. Here were some of the biggest stories that we saw: House and Senate begin dismantling Affordable Care Act This week, Congress began to dismantle the Affordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare. The first step involved passing a budget that makes it difficult f...

Weekly news round-up: Dec. 18

Weekly news round-up: Dec. 18

By Matthew Farr
December 18, 2016
Filed under National, News

US accuses Putin of orchestrating DNC hacking, plans to retaliate Read More »

Q&A with acting Solicitor General Ian Gershengorn

Q&A with acting Solicitor General Ian Gershengorn

By Abby Snyder
December 12, 2016
Filed under National, News

The Black & White sat down with acting Solicitor General Ian Gershengorn to discuss what his job entails, and how the office of the Solicitor General is affected by the election results. Gershengorn stepped in as Solicitor General after Donald Verilli stepped down. Black & White: What does your job as acting solicito...

Weekly news round-up: Dec. 11

Weekly news round-up: Dec. 11

By Matthew Farr
December 11, 2016
Filed under National, News

John Glenn, first American in space, dead at 95 Read More »

Weekly news round-up: Dec. 3

Weekly news round-up: Dec. 3

By Matthew Farr
December 4, 2016
Filed under National, News

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Q&A with OSU student after stabbing attack

Q&A with OSU student after stabbing attack

By Pearl Sun, Pearl Sun
November 30, 2016
Filed under National, News

An Ohio State University student attacked eleven people, running into them with his car and then slashing pedestrians with a butcher knife until he was finally shot dead by police at the scene Nov. 28. OSU officials issued an active shooter warning throughout campus. Read More »...

Weekly news round up: Nov. 27

Weekly news round up: Nov. 27

By Matthew Farr
November 27, 2016
Filed under National, News

Last week was an exciting one for news in the U.S. and around the world. Here is a quick sampling of some of the top stories: Read More »...

Weekly news round up: Nov. 20

Weekly news round up: Nov. 20

By Matthew Farr
November 21, 2016
Filed under National, News

President-elect Trump reveals first cabinet picks Read More »

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