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California Senate Bill 100 to reduce emissions

Brendan Shoemaker, Staff Writer

September 21, 2018


Filed under In Print, World & Nation

California Gov. Jerry Brown signed Senate Bill 100, on Sept. 10th to remove carbon emissions from the state’s electric grid by the year 2045. Along with the bill, Brown signed an executive order designed to completely eliminate carbon emissions from the state in the same time frame. Greenhouse gas...

NC joins multistate lawsuit defending DACA

NC joins multistate lawsuit defending DACA

Fernando Jimenez, Managing Editor

September 15, 2017


Filed under In Print, Top Stories, World & Nation

Hundreds of protests across the nation. 20 state lawsuits. One rescinded program. President Donald Trump ordered an end to the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, also known as DACA, on Tuesday, Sept. 5 through a public statement from Attorney General Jeff Sessions. “The DACA progra...

Mylène Dressler debuts new novel at Scuppernong

Mylène Dressler debuts new novel at Scuppernong

Beatriz Caldas, Editor-In-Chief

September 15, 2017


Filed under Features, In Print

On Friday, Sept. 8, Assistant Professor of English Mylène Dressler launched her first supernatural book. “The Last to See Me” was released on Sept. 5 and is already receiving praise from many authors and readers online. The book’s launch party was held at Scuppernong Books in downtown Greensboro....

News in Brief

News in Brief

September 8, 2017


Filed under In Print, World & Nation

Monsoon Flooding In India, Nepal and Bangladesh Flooding from monsoons in South Asia has led to over 1,200 deaths and directly impacted over 40 million people, according to the U.N. The Red Cross has said the flooding from this rainy season is the worst it has been in 40 years. Evacuation, potential...

Nausea, nose bleeds and methane?

Rachel Henley, Staff Writer

April 22, 2016


Filed under Opinion

On Oct. 23, 2015 a huge gas leak was reported by the Southern California Gas Company. Although the company refuses to report the exact amount of methane that was released, the California State Air Resources Board estimates about 94,500 metric tons of gas entered the atmosphere. This amount of methane...

News in Brief

Ian Penny, World & Nation Editor

February 5, 2016


Filed under World & Nation

Burundi Following the conclusion of the 26th African Union Summit in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, the new chair of the AU, Chadian President Idriss Deby, must resolve the situation in Burundi without force. Prior to the summit, the AU planned on sending a 5,000-soldier peacekeeping force there to quell v...

World & Nation News in Brief

Nicole Zelniker, World & Nation Editor

September 18, 2015


Filed under World & Nation

Cuba The government of Havana, Cuba, will release 3,522 prisoners ahead of a visit from Pope Francis.  This will be the third time Cuba has granted mass amounts of prisoners release before a papal visit. Though prisoners convicted of crimes like murder, child sex abuse and national security violations...

World & Nation News in Brief

Nicole Zelniker, World & Nation Editor

September 11, 2015


Filed under World & Nation

Europe In Iceland, France and other countries around the world, families are opening their doors to thousands of refugee families. The migrants are coming from countries like Syria, Afghanistan, Eritrea and Iraq. Many are staying at a transit camp in Hungary before they are carried to safe homes. I...

News In Brief, October 3, 2014

Abe Kenmore

October 3, 2014


Filed under World & Nation

Catalan, Spain: The day after Scotland’s historic vote, the Catalonian parliament voted to allow the Catalan region of Spain to vote on independence on Nov. 9,  according to the BBC.  The vote was suspended this week by the Constitutional Court after an appeal from the central Spanish government, which ...