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An Ethiopian Airlines flight crashed on March 10 killing all 157 people on board.

ScotSkim: fate

March 10, 2019

Plane crash leaves 157 people dead An Ethiopian jetliner headed toward Nairobi, Kenya crashed shortly after takeoff on March 10. There were 157 people on board of 35 diffe...

Women protest at a Black Lives Matter rally in New York City.

ScotSkim: charges

March 9, 2019

Sacramento police refuse to press charges in the death of Stephon Clark On March 1, 2019, the Sacramento County District Attorney, Anne Marie Schubert, announced that no charg...

President Donald Trump and Kim Jong-un meet for a social dinner on at the Sofitel Legend Metropole hotel in Hanoi for their second summit meeting.

ScotSkim: reckoning

March 2, 2019

Michael Cohen testifies in front of Congress Michael Cohen, President Donald Trump's former lawyer, testified in front of the House Oversight Committee on Wednesday, Feb. 27....

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and Sen. Ed Markey introduced the Green New Deal into Congress. Since its introduction, it has faced criticism from both sides of the aisle.

ScotSkim: new beginnings

February 26, 2019

North Carolina officials order new House election Following strong evidence of election fraud, the North Carolina Board of Elections voted unanimously to hold a new election in North...

Nancy Pelosi is advocating to combat Trump's state of emergency.

ScotSkim: declarations

February 21, 2019

Pelosi combats Trump’s state of emergency Following the Senate resolutions which denied President Trump the funds to build a wall and implement his border security policies...

Former Texas Rep. Beto O'Rourke held a rally in El Paso to combat the president's pro-wall rally

ScotSkim: backlash

February 16, 2019

Trump and O’Rourke butt heads in El Paso Former Rep. and potential Democratic presidential candidate Beto O’Rourke organized a rally in El Paso to counteract the pro-wall r...

Ilhan Omar speaks at a

ScotSkim: rumble

February 11, 2019

Government fights another shutdown The clock is ticking for Congress as they enter negotiations to avoid another government shutdown. Democrats Nita Lowey of New York and Patr...

Donald Trump delivers his 2019 State of the Union address.

ScotSkim: union

February 8, 2019

Trump's State of the Union calls for bipartisanship After a two week delay, President Donald Trump delivered his State of the Union address to a divided Congress on Feb. 5, 2019....

The Senate passed a bill to temporarily open the government.

Scotskim: the end

January 26, 2019

Government shutdown ends temporarily After 35 days, the Senate has passed a bill to temporarily open the government. The bill, a short term spending bill, which will reopen p...

Transgender veterans protest the transgender military ban

ScotSkim: announcements

January 25, 2019

New concerns surrounding Trump emerge As the United States enters day 34 in a partial government shutdown, new allegations towards the president have emerged. A Buzzfeed story pu...

President Donald Trump stands proudly after delivering the State of the Union address in 2018.

ScotSkim: clash

January 21, 2019

Nancy Pelosi and President Trump continue to clash The drama between Speaker of the House, Nancy Pelosi, and President Donald Trump continues to spiral, but this time over the...

President Trump and Speaker of the House, Nancy Pelosi, have met several times throughout the shutdown to discuss a plan for immigration and ending the shutdown.

ScotSkim: waiting

January 16, 2019

Government shutdown continues The United States government is in the midst of the longest government shutdown ever with a record 25 days and counting. The previous record for the ...

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