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World Wide Web (of conspiracies)

On March 12, 2019 the day I started writing this article, the World Wide Web turned 30 years old. The World Wide Web was created by Tim-Berners Lee who is a British computer scientist. Before the World Wide Web came out, people had been sending emails, files, and ran message boards. When the World Wide […]

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Oceans 11 but real life

In Italy, a group of thieves decided to steal a very famous painting from an Italian Church on Wednesday, however they did not get what they expected. The artwork that they planned to steal was worth around $3.4 million. Police caught news of the planned heist about a month before it actually took place, so […]

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That’s Some Big Jeans

A new world record holder has been anointed, it is… a pair of jeans? A new world record holder has been anointed, it is… a pair of jeans? That’s right. In a Peru mall, a department store unveiled a pair of jeans that are over 22 stories high! The previous record belonged to a pair […]

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Climate Change + Polar Bears

In ones of Russia’s archipelago, Novaya Zemlya, they have issued a state of emergency and a demand for evacuation after an invasion of polar bears! Over the past few months, over 52 polar bears have visited the island. This behavior comes from climate changes and the abundance of garbage. Their habitats are melting because of […]

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French Fire Disaster

February 5, 2019. a fire engulfed a nine-story apartment in Paris. This was the most deadly fire to happen in France in the last decade. The unfortunate residents had to escape to the roof and some out windows. The authorities later arrested a forty-year-old woman on suspicion of causing the fire. She will be charged […]

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Reunited and It Feels So…Strange?

Emily Edwards was seven when she decided to write a letter to her future self. While on vacation in Wales, she wrote the letter then placed it in a bottle and let it sail out into the open sea. Nearly 18 years later a runner found the bottle along the beach, he decided to call […]

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Blood Moon!?

Sunday the 20th through Monday the 21st, we had the opportunity to see a total solar eclipse, also known as a blood moon. This was a very significant event because this will be the last blood moon occurrence until May 26, 2021. A total lunar eclipse occurs when the moon enters the Earth’s shadows, which […]

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Apparently, The Egg Came First!

Something strange has been going on in the world of Instagram… An account named “world_record_egg” set out to break Kylie Jenner’s record for the most likes on a single post, which is 18,000,000! The account was created for the sole purpose of breaking Jenner’s record. Within 10 hours, the egg had accumulated 9,000,000 likes! Soon […]

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Chocolate Floods the Streets of German Town!

For this week’s international news article, Germany has been presented with quite the sticky situation… The town of Werl, Germany is home to the DreiMeister Chocolate Factory. On Monday, December 13, precious liquid chocolate began to seep out of one of the factories many storage tanks, and shortly after, the chocolate began to flood the […]