North Korea Claims to Have Launched Satellite for Science

North Korea Claims to Have Launched Satellite for Science

According to North Korea’s state-run television network, on March 17, 2016, it was reported they launched a satellite into space. CNN reported this action was referred to as “destabilizing and provocative” by the United States. The KCNA network stated that Kwangmyongsong-4, the carrier rocket, was launched from the Space Center in Sahoe, on Sunday, March […]

Bernie Sanders and Ted Cruz Emerge Victorious in Idaho Caucus

Bernie Sanders and Ted Cruz Emerge Victorious in Idaho Caucus

The Idaho caucus has concluded, with Bernie Sanders and Ted Cruz emerging victorious. The primary took place on March 22, 2016, and it appeared that in the wake of the Brussels terrorist attacks, voters were determined to make their voices heard. Sanders won over 78 percent of the vote. CNN reported that Boise had the […]

Reading Aloud to Revise Writing

Reading Aloud to Revise Writing

Peter Elbow, professor emeritus at the University of Massachusetts – Amherst, uses a method of revising writing assignments in his classes that is so simple that it is profound. The professor believes and practices the principle of revising by reading aloud, a simple yet effective method. He makes the claim, and presents extensive first-hand evidence […]

Tornado Warning Moving From Louisiana to Mississippi

Tornado Warning Moving From Louisiana to Mississippi

A tornado warning has been issued for Feb. 23, 2016, by the New Orléans National Weather Service. Louisiana cities that could be impacted include Destrehan, Norco, New Sarpy, Central St. Charles Parish. This warning will last until 11:45 a.m. CST. The National Weather Service states that people in these areas should take cover immediately. Move […]

Rumor Confirmed Chris Christie Quits

Rumor Confirmed Chris Christie Quits

NBC News confirmed, Wednesday, Feb. 10, 2016, that the Republican Governor of New Jersey, Chris Christie, has officially dropped out of the Republican race for the White House. The New Hampshire governor placed sixth in the New Hampshire Republican primary election. The night of the New Hampshire Republican primary, Christie shared with his supporters that […]

Winter Storm Mars Headed for New England

Winter Storm Mars Headed for New England

Mars, a winter storm will continue on to New England Feb. 8, 2016. The winter storm warning states there will be strong winds and heavy snow causing travel to become dangerous. Southeast Massachusetts is predicted to be hit the hardest with blizzard conditions that will likely cause damage to trees, power outages, and flooding in […]