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Pipe bombs similar to this one have been sent to prominent Trump critics in the past week.

ScotSkim: targets

October 26, 2018

Pipe bombs sent to left-wing associates News broke Wednesday morning that pipe bombs were sent to various prominent members of the Democratic party, including the Clintons and the O...

Donald Trump speaks with supporters at a campaign rally at the Prescott Valley Event Center in Prescott Valley, Ariz.

ScotSkim: safety

October 23, 2018

US pulls out of long-standing nuclear arms treaty with Russia An agreement that was initially made to avoid nuclear conflict is said to be eliminated, as President Trump announ...

Hundreds of refugees are expected to reach the Mexican-American border in the coming days.

ScotSkim: southern border

October 19, 2018

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 ...

Women express the importance of voting in the 2018 midterms.

ScotSkim: voting

October 17, 2018

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 ...

Hurricane Michael has a current death toll of 29 people, including 19 in Florida.

ScotSkim: weather

October 10, 2018

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 lack...

Judge Kavanaugh's demeanor at the hearing on Sept. 27 evoked concern among some senators.

ScotSkim: tension

October 3, 2018

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. S...

Brett Kavanaugh poses for a picture. Kavanaugh was recently accused of sexual misconduct and harassment.

ScotSkim: me too

September 27, 2018

Brett Kavanaugh's judiciary confirmation hearings come to a halt Brett Kavanaugh's judiciary confirmation hearings have generated controversy as Kavanaugh has been accused of sexua...

A man walks through floods in North Carolina in the aftermath of Hurricane Florence.

ScotSkim: the storm after the storm

September 18, 2018

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 ...

Serena Williams gets into position at the 2013 U.S. Open. Williams was recently in the news for getting into a verbal argument with the umpire, Carlos Ramos, at the 2018 U.S. Open.

ScotSkim: the fallout

September 14, 2018

Serena Williams drama outshines Naomi Osaka's win The U.S. Open Women's Final turned ugly when Serena Williams got into a verbal argument with the umpire Carlos Ramos. Ramos ga...

Senator McCain is laid to rest in Washington D.C. after his memorial service on Sept. 1.

ScotSkim: remembering icons

September 4, 2018

John McCain’s funerals bring together Democrats and Republicans The memorial services honoring the late Senator John McCain brought together more than 2,000 people, Republicans...

Mollie Tibbetts

Credit: Mollie Tibbetts/Facebook

ScotSkim: Mollie Tibbits

August 29, 2018

On July 18, 20-year-old Mollie Tibbetts went missing after going for a jog in Brooklyn, Iowa. Tibbetts, a University of Iowa student, had been staying in Brooklyn with her bo...

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