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News in Brief

Abe Kenmore, World & Nation Editor

September 12, 2014

Eastern Ukraine: Dutch investigators announced Tuesday that Malaysian Airlines Flight 17, which went down in rebel-occupied Ukraine on July 17, was brought down “by a large number of high-velocity objects that penetrated the aircraft from outside,” according to the BBC. There is no evidence of hum...

Reactionary bomb-prevention strategies are not the solution

Anthony Harrison, Staff Writer

May 10, 2013

The reaction is nearly routine: tragedy strikes, America responds with angry harrumphs and rhubarb, then we slowly forget and return to our lives. Sometimes these harrumphs address a clear and present danger and are well deserved; sometimes they’re just rhubarb. In the wake of the Boston Marathon...

Brief updates on tragedies domestic and abroad

Katy Andrews and Anthony Harrison, Staff Writers

May 3, 2013

Boston terrorized by violence On April 15, the Boston Marathon 2013 was interrupted by two separate bombings at the finish line. The attacks, allegedly orchestrated by brothers Dzhokhar and Tamerlan Tsarnaev, left three dead and more than 280 injured. On April 18, the brothers also engaged in a s...