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ISIS leader killed in Special Forces raid

Trump announces details of the mission to the press in the Diplomatic Reception Room of the White House.

Nathan Johnson and Jake Vickers

November 18, 2019

For years ISIS has ravaged the Middle East, killing thousands while also destroying countless homes and priceless artifacts. But, on the night of Oct. 26, ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi was killed in a raid carried out by U.S. Special Forces. Soon after, Abu Ibrahim al-Hashimi al-Qurashi was named the new l...

Speakers get personal in Bryan Series Q&A

Karl Rove David Axelrod Chuck Todd Guilford College Bryan Series Q & A

Finn Williamson, Opinion Editor

October 5, 2018

In addition to the main Bryan Series event, speakers David Axelrod and Karl Rove spoke to students in a Q&A format. Guilford hoped the two would create positive political dialogue. According to the Guilford website on the Bryan Series, “(Axelrod and Rove) bring more than keen insiders’ perspectives;...

Trump declares opioids a national health emergency

President Donald Trump poses for his official portrait at The White House, in Washington, D.C., on Friday, October 6, 2017. 
By Shealah Craighead -, Public Domain,

Shivam Gandhi and Hans Oh

November 17, 2017

On Oct. 26, President Donald Trump declared the opioid epidemic a national public health emergency. “We are currently dealing with the worst drug crisis in American history,” said Trump, according to the NPR. “It’s just been so long in the making. Addressing it will require all of our effort.” The...

Jill and Joe Biden kick off Bryan Series

Official portrait of United States Vice President Joe Biden in his West Wing Office at the White House.// Photo courtesy the White House/

Abigail Bekele, Photo Editor

September 8, 2017

Former Vice President Joe Biden and educator Dr. Jill Biden will be the first speakers of Guilford College’s annual Bryan Series. The Bidens will be speaking on Sept. 17 at 7:30 p.m. at the Greensboro Coliseum. The Bidens served for eight years in the Obama Administration as the 47th Vice President...

White House produces a hit beverage: beer

White House produces a hit beverage: beer

Elias Blondeau, Staff Writer

September 14, 2012

In the tense political climate of this campaign season, it's nice to be able to take a step back from the chaos and sip down a cold beer. Surprisingly, nobody sees this more clearly than President Barack Obama. That is why he has overseen production of the White House Honey Ale, which is thought to...