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Austin Bomber Comes to Explosive End

Austin Bomber Comes to Explosive End

by Travis Humphrey, Staff Writer

March 23, 2018


Filed under News, News Briefs

Four blasts from packages in Austin, Texas killed Texas Quarries project manager Anthony Stephan (39) and student Draylen Mason (17) as well as injured three others in the past 20 days. These packages were delivered to people’s doorsteps and blown up upon being handled. Another suspicious package w...

FDA Approves Personalized Gene Therapy as New Cancer Treatment

FDA Approves Personalized Gene Therapy as New Cancer Treatment

by Pantea Jamshidi Nouri, Digital Media Editor

October 24, 2017


Filed under News, News Briefs, U.S. News

The Food & Drug Administration (FDA) approved a personalized gene therapy called CAR-T on Aug. 30, 2017 to treat children and young adults with B-cell acute lymphoblastic leukemia. With the approval of Kymriah, a genetically modified T-cell immunotherapy, cancer patients up to the age of 25 will gain access to t...

Rocket Man

Rocket Man

by Reid McEowen, Co-Editor in Chief of Content

September 25, 2017


Filed under News, News Briefs, U.S. News, World News

Donald Trump makes headlines once again by calling North Korea’s leader, Kim Jong- Un, “rocket man.” The name-calling came from his speech to the UN. He called on the UN to take more drastic actions and vowed to protect the United States and their allies from North Korea. Trump signed an executive order on ...

Water Pipe Bursts, School Day Continues

Water Pipe Bursts, School Day Continues

by Briana Lao, Co-Editor in Chief of Content

September 21, 2017


Filed under Local News, News Briefs

A school water pipe burst at 11:30 a.m., briefly compromising school water and A/C systems. Water and A/C were available around 1 p.m.  in buildings 4 and A for student use. Operations continued as normal.