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Down to the Final Four


With world-famous music, food, and culture, how could New Orleans get any better you might ask? With March Madness 2012! Throw in a NCAA men’s basketball Final Four and you … Continue reading

March 27, 2012 · Leave a comment

Journalist Slain In Syria


On Wednesday February 22, 2012 American journalist Marie Colvin was killed when Syrian loyalists shelled the press center Colvin was working in. She was 56 years old. Colvin was a … Continue reading

February 29, 2012 · Leave a comment

2011 Bad Year For Movie Attendance


In 2011, more and more people chose to go somewhere other than the movie theater for entertainment. Movie attendance this year was at its lowest since the 1990s, E! Online … Continue reading

December 27, 2011 · Leave a comment

Five Interesting Facts About North Korea


After North Korean dictator Kim Jong-Il died on Saturday from what the country’s media reported as a massive heart attack, a wave of tearful mourning filled the North Korean streets on Monday.

December 23, 2011 · Leave a comment

Yemen: Uprising and Change


As of Sunday, Violent clashes between military and antigovernment protestors were thought to have ceased in Yemen until 18 people were killed as a result of violence between the two … Continue reading

December 9, 2011 · Leave a comment

Pakistan Plans a Punch


Prime Minister of Pakistan Yousuf Raza Gilani is reconsidering the relationship between his country and the United States, he said in an exclusive interview with CNN. This decision comes after … Continue reading

December 9, 2011 · Leave a comment

ESPN Hockey Analyst Fired


Former hockey analyst Matthew Barnaby was fired from ESPN on Tuesday, after being charged with DWI. ESPN ended Barnaby’s contract immediately after he was charged with drunk driving after failing … Continue reading

December 8, 2011 · 1 Comment