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Lorraine Nunes

Freedom of press is power.

March 11th,2017 Most of the United States begins Daylight Saving Time at 2:00 a.m. on the second Sunday in March and reverts to standard time on the first Sunday in November. In the U.S., each time zone switches at a different time.So instead of going to work at 8 am, …

March 10th,2017 The U.S. economy added a healthy 235,000 jobs in February, according to government data released Friday morning, surpassing economists’ expectations and likely clearing the way for the Federal Reserve to raise interest rates this month. The unemployment rate ticked down to 4.7 percent, compared with 4.8 percent in January, and wages …

March 10th,2017 President Trump met Friday with House Republican leaders to discuss their effort to pass a sweeping overhaul of the Affordable Care Act, amid mounting criticism from conservatives urging them to go further. In brief comments to reporters at the start of the meeting, Trump congratulated the leaders for …

March 9th,2017 According to CDC (Centers for Disease control and Prevention) , the number of adult smokers from(20.9%) in 2005 to (15.1%) in 2015. These are individuals that stated they have smoked more than 100 cigarettes in a lifetime or smoke everyday or sometimes. This study find that men are …

The upper layer of Earth’s mantle, labeled here as the asthenosphere, is hotter than previously thought, a new study finds. Credit: vectortatu/Shutterstock How hot are Earth’s scorching insides? A sweltering 2,570 degrees Fahrenheit (1,410 degrees Celsius), a new study finds. The discovery reveals that the mantle under Earth’s oceans — the …

With technology such as Crispr which uses Cas9 enzyme to be able to cut,edit DNA there remains an ethical question of what limits we should put on such powerful technology. Crispr is such a great technology because it might be able to fix illnesses that get passed from generation to …

March 8th,2017 Today is women’s international day and some of you might be wondering if women will use this day to protest for equality and that is a valid question. It seems that there might be a few protests underway . For instance,women in Rutgers might have a walkout around …

March 8,2017 When it comes to losing weight or keeping in shape, what’s more important? Well, you should have a balanced lifestyle and exercise at least an hour a day and eat healthy. But, if you were to choose one over the other, diet would win. That is because what …

If you are up to date on the latest trends , you have heard of trolls. Trolling is described as making offensive and provocative posts online to incite an angry , negative response as a result. About 40% of people have witnessed or been victims of online trolling. So why …

Eleanor Roosevelt Susan B. Anthony March 7th,2017 Because we are commemorating Women’s International day today , let’s commemorate women in history that made a difference. Let’s start with our featured woman, Marie Curie. Marie Curie was a  Polish physicist and chemist who discovered polonium and radium with her Husband Pierre …