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ScotSkim: southern border

ScotSkim: southern border

Emma Romanowsky, Staff Writer

October 19, 2018


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Trump threatens to close the border As hundreds of refugees approach the United States, President Trump threatens to close the U.S. border with Mexico to prevent their entry. The caravan consists primarily of Hondurans, however, it is thought have refugees from several Central American nations. With t...

ScotSkim: voting

ScotSkim: voting

Emma Romanowsky, Staff Writer

October 17, 2018


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North Dakota law limits voters The Supreme Court passed a law which prohibits citizen without an address from voting. This law, effective immediately, came in response to the election of North Dakota Democratic Sen. Heidi Heitkamp six years ago. North Dakota is a historically Republican state and H...

ScotSkim: weather

ScotSkim: weather

Maya Benjamin, Staff Writer

October 10, 2018


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Hurricane Michael destroys Mexico Beach Hurricane Michael has killed at least 18 people and three are still unaccounted for in Mexico Beach, Fla. At least 230,000 people are lacking electrical power, according to CNN, and there have been long lines of people waiting for fuel. President Donald Trump an...

ScotSkim: tension

ScotSkim: tension

Emma Romanowsky, Staff Writer

October 3, 2018


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White House expands Kavanaugh’s FBI investigation The Senate postponed Judge Brett Kavanaugh’s confirmation vote into the Supreme Court to allow time for an FBI investigation. Several members of the committee from both parties cited a lack of evidence in the Senate hearings regarding allegations of...

ScotSkim: the storm after the storm

ScotSkim: the storm after the storm

Emma Romanowsky, Staff Writer

September 18, 2018


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Hurricane Florence aftermath hits the East Coast hard Hurricane Florence hit the East Coast this week with a lower intensity than expected. The storm, originally a Category 4, was downgraded to a Category 2 as it hit the Carolinas. However, the aftermath of the storm is causing significant damage to t...

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