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College Board Discontinues the SAT Essay and SAT Subject Tests

January 19, 2021

On Tuesday, Jan. 19, the College Board announced that they have discontinued SAT Subject Tests, and plan to discontinue the essay portion of the SAT after the June 2021 administration as well.  In...

Over 10,000 Underperforming Students Are Set to Return to In-Person Learning

January 17, 2021

Over 10,000 students in Miami-Dade County Public Schools and over 59,000 in Broward County Public Schools are being required to return back to school this month for failing or not making satisfactory progress...

Department of Transportation Changes Rules for Emotional Support Animals

January 17, 2021

The United States Department of Transportation has ruled that only dogs would be considered service animals aboard flights.  Previously, passengers could bring service animals on flights for free as...

National Slavery and Human Trafficking Month

January 17, 2021

Every year, January serves as National Slavery and Human Trafficking Month, with the intention of spreading awareness and explaining the meaning of slavery and human trafficking.  “I think it’s...

National Rifle Association Files For Bankruptcy To Restructure Organization

January 16, 2021

On Jan. 15, 2021, the National Rifle Association of America announced that it is filing for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection. The Second Amendment advocacy organization with 5.5 million members decided...

Trump Impeached For The Second Time

January 14, 2021

On Jan. 13, 2021, the House of Representatives voted to impeach Donald J. Trump a second time, making him the first president in U.S. history to be impeached twice.  The vote was 232 in favor to 197...

Jacob Blake Case Updates

January 13, 2021

On Jan. 5, county prosecutor Michael Graveley of Kenosha County, Wisconsin announced that the officers involved in the shooting that left 29-year-old Jacob Blake paralyzed from the waist down would not...

The House of Representatives Releases Impeachment Resolution

January 12, 2021

On Monday, Jan. 11, the House of Representatives released a resolution to begin the impeachment process for President Donald Trump. This action comes after the Jan. 6 storming of the U.S. Capitol by Trump...

Congress Certifies Joe Biden As Election Winner

January 12, 2021

On Jan. 7, one day after pro-Donald Trump rioters attacked the Capitol, Congress officially certified President-elect and former Vice President Joseph Biden as the winner of the 2020 presidential election.  Vice...

What To Know About The New COVID-19 Strain

January 11, 2021

In December, a new COVID-19 variant strain emerged in the United Kingdom that contained 23 genetic mutations of the original strain. Now named “SARS-CoV-2” by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention,...

Trump Gets Banned from Multiple Social Platforms

January 10, 2021

This Friday, Twitter made the decision to place a permanent suspension on President Donald Trump’s twitter account. The app made the decision in response to the events on Capitol Hill, which took place...

Breakdown of the Congressional Coronavirus Relief Bill

January 9, 2021

On Dec. 27, President Donald Trump signed the COVID-19 relief and spending bill, delivering over $900 billion in COVID-19 relief to the American people. In addition to the stimulus, the bill also included...

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