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Danger in Caution

Danger in Caution

by Saifiyah Zaki, Staff Writer

April 17, 2018


Filed under News, U.S. News

Lights, locks, out of sight. As teachers rush to doors, students huddle in corners, a sudden pulse of adrenaline filling them with fearful energy. Unsure whether in the middle of a drill or under an actual active shooter threat, each student’s mind floods with images and scenarios as they question ...

Time’s Up For Lies

Time’s Up For Lies

by Juliette Roberts, Staff Writer

March 1, 2018


Filed under News, U.S. News

Celebrities attending the 75th annual Golden Globes shook up both support and criticism after wearing black in support of the Time’s Up movement, a call to raise awareness for and end sexual assault. The protest was majorly in response to the trending sexual violence allegations in 2017 and continuin...

Upcoming County, State Elections

Upcoming County, State Elections

by Keara Barron, Staff Writer

February 23, 2018


Filed under Local News, News, U.S. News

Along with the midterm elections for the United States Senate and House of Representatives, eight Collin County and two state legislative elections will take place on Nov. 6, 2018. “I think everybody overlooks local politics and it’s unfortunate because local politics are realistically what a...

Ashes After “Fire and Fury”

Ashes After “Fire and Fury”

by Briana Lao, Co-Editor in Chief of Content

February 12, 2018


Filed under News, U.S. News

“Fire and Fury: Inside the Trump White House” was published on Jan. 5 by Michael Wolff, an author and journalist. Because the book faced backlash and President Donald Trump tried to stop the publication of the book altogether, the book was released four days earlier than its previously scheduled d...

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 ...