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OPEC Restricts Output

by Matthew vonAllmen Staff Reporter       This Wednesday, the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) agreed to restrict oil production for the first time since 2008. The announcement follows two months’ intense negotiations between the oil ministers of…

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President Trump

By Amber Burkhart Contributing Reporter On election night, a group of friends and I squeezed around a laptop, watching Wolf Blitzer fumble with touch-screen graphics. We were in a dorm room, a floor lamp filling our features with warm tones., As…

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Brexit Delays

By Matthew vonAllmen Staff Reporter The Treaty of Lisbon is one of 26 legal documents which delineate the nature of the European Union (EU). Three of these documents are no longer in force; another eight are minor updates to previous…

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Rising Drug Prices

By Matthew vonAllmen Staff Reporter Iclusig is a leukemia drug. Approved by the FDA in 2012, it inhibits the growth of cancerous cells. It could save lives—if anyone were wealthy enough to afford it. Since Iclusig’s launch its price has…

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The Left and Its Values

By Matthew vonAllmen Staff Reporter During the October 4th vice-presidential debate, Governor Mike Pence argued in favor of suspending the Syrian refugee program. Claiming Syria had been compromised by terrorism, he stated his commitment to “the safety and security of…