Opioids Continue to be a Growing Problem Throughout the Country

May 5th, 2016
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Ongoing investigations of music icon Prince’s death have discovered prescription opioid medication on his person and in his Minnesota home. It is unclear at this point if Prince had a valid prescription. The American Society of Addiction Medicine (ASAM) explained, opioids are a class of drugs that include the illicit drug heroin and the licit prescription pain […]


Five Years After Osama Bin Laden’s Death

May 5th, 2016
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by Analisa Novak It’s been five years since we caught Osama Bin Laden, the mastermind behind 9/11. It’s been five years since we brought justice into the lives of those who were affected by this tragedy. Five years ago when Bin Laden was killed, Americans went to the streets in unity. They went to the […]


Blink 182 Got One Thing Right: I’m “Bored to Death”

May 5th, 2016
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by Sheridan Cyr Back in middle school, I discovered the greatest thing to have happened to me thus far: Blink 182. They were life-changing. They were electrifying. They were rash and unique and embodied everything that pop-punk was to me. I loved Tom DeLonge because he was hilarious, knowledgably immature and held nothing back. Mark […]


Cowboys Made the Wrong Decision Drafting Ezekiel Elliott

May 5th, 2016
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by Dillon Meehan 2015 was a rough year for the Dallas Cowboys. Tony Romo’s shoulder injury sidelined him for 12 games and Dallas finished with a 4-12 record. With Romo set to return with a surgically repaired shoulder, the Cowboys had the number four pick in the draft and had a chance to find the […]


Farewell: My Turn to Say Goodbye

May 5th, 2016
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by Jacqueline Stoughton I’ve always known that being a journalist is what I am meant to do in my life. I had been active on my high school paper, further assuring me that I was making the right choice of what I wanted to study in college. When I arrived at Central Connecticut as a […]


Way-Too-Early MLB All-Star Game Ballot

April 28th, 2016
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by Tyler Roaix I think the MLB All-Star Game is the best all-star game among the four major pro sports leagues in the U.S., but there are some things about it that I don’t like. One is the fact that the winning league determines home-field advantage in the World Series; an exhibition game shouldn’t factor into something as important […]


Overlooked Contradictions

April 28th, 2016
1 week ago

by Lorenzo Burgio More than ever, many individuals commonly contradict themselves and their ideologies. This is seen in political parties and with the average individuals. These inconsistencies are often overlooked, cause confusion and commonly pertain to life and death. For instance the Republican Party is openly pro-life, but they also support the death penalty. It […]


The Cinderella Story That Will Never Be Repeated

April 28th, 2016
1 week ago

by Dillon Meehan Over the past decade, cash has become king in soccer. While some of the worlds top clubs have a rich and storied history, others such as Chelsea, Manchester City and Paris Saint-Germain have billionaire owners who have taken them from mediocrity to winning multiple league titles. Heading into this fall, Chelsea and […]


North Carolina and Mississippi Did This to Themselves

April 28th, 2016
1 week ago

North Carolina and Mississippi have been facing a tremendous amount of backlash from celebrities, politicians and businesses around the country, after the governors signed a bill discriminating against the LGBTQ community. The first to take action was Bruce Springsteen. He cancelled his show in Greensboro, North Carolina in order to protest these anti-LGBTQ laws. Other […]


The Curse of Leading

April 28th, 2016
1 week ago

by Jacqueline Stoughton Over the past year I’ve had experiences in my personal life that I never imagined I would find myself having to endure. Those experiences inspired me to try and become a more ‘positive thinker.’ Every genuinely happy person I know in my life always advises positive thinking; that one positive thought in […]


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