November 17, 2017

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  • Featured Slider | Nov.16, 2017

    Shots Heard Near Providence Mall

    by Sarah Giani News Staff Last Thursday, the FriarAlert System was utilized to communicate with the campus community that shots were fired near the Providence Place Mall. The day began with  a Providence police cruiser was stolen on Route 146 at…

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  • National and Global News | Nov.09, 2017

    Bursting the PC Bubble: Indictments

    by Darren Squillace ’19 News Staff Trump’s former campaign manager, Paul Manafort, is being indicted on felony counts by Robert Mueller, who was recently appointed this past year by the Justice Department to be special counsel in the investigation…

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  • National and Global News | Nov.09, 2017

    National News: Tragedy in Texas

    by Brian Garvey ’20 News Staff On Sunday, November 5, a terrible tragedy struck Sutherland Springs, Texas. Devin Patrick Kelley opened fire with a Ruger AR-556 assault-type rifle on those attending Sunday at First Baptist Church, killing 26 people.…

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  • National and Global News | Nov.02, 2017

    Bursting the PC Bubble: Catalonia

    By Ernie Andreoli ’18 News Staff On Friday, October 27, the Catalan Parliament voted to declare independence from Spain. This unprecedented vote came almost a month after Catalonia’s lawmakers held a referendum for independence despite the Spanish government’s dissent. Following…

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  • National and Global News | Nov.02, 2017

    National News: Madness in Manhatten

    By Sabrina Guilbeault ’18 News Editor This past Tuesday, October 31, the world recieved heartbreaking news that eight people were killed and almost a dozen injured after a truck drove down a bicycle path in New York City. The incident…

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  • National and Global News | Oct.26, 2017

    Bursting the PC Bubble: #Me Too

    By Sarah Gianni ’18 News Staff On Thursday October 5, New York Times journalists Jodi Kantor and Megan Towhey exposed two sexual assault allegations that were made against film producer and former film studio executive Harvey Weinstein. Almost immediately after…

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  • National and Global News | Oct.20, 2017

    Analyzing the State of the US Healthcare System

    by Darren Squillace ’19 News Staff Not too long ago America was buzzing as people across the country showed support for their favorite presidential candiate. In 2017, almost a full year removed from the polarizing election, many of the…

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  • National and Global News | Oct.05, 2017

    Bursting the PC Bubble: Tragedy in Las Vegas

    by Gabriella Pisano ’18 Assistant News Editor The Route 91 Harvest Festival ended in tragedy as shots were fired for nine to 11 minutes leaving 59 dead and over 500 injured. This marked the deadliest mass shooting in modern…

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  • National and Global News | Oct.05, 2017

    Analyzing NFL Protests and America’s Response: Part 2

    What Happened at the White House? by Darren Squillace ’19 News Staff From NFL players choosing to kneel during the national anthem to certain championship sports teams getting their White House invitation rescinded, protests at sporting events have made…

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  • National and Global News | Oct.05, 2017

    Analyzing NFL Protests and America’s Response

    What’s the Deal With the NFL? by Brian Garvey ’20 News Staff Every weekend, millions of NFL fans tune into their respective teams, excited for another day of fantastic football. The weekend of Sept. 24, however, was anything but…

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