N.J. weed companies prepare for advertising restrictions

By Olivia Lieberman, News Editor

January 16, 2019

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As New Jersey steps in line to make recreational marijuana legal, legislators and businessmen are already placing restrictions on advertisements promoting the drug. The bill passed N.J. Senate and Assembly committees on Nov. 26, ...

New Jersey strays away from PARCC testing

By Danielle Schwartz, News Editor

January 11, 2019

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The commonly-dreaded PARCC test may finally meet its end, as Governor Phil Murphy works towards modifying and eventually eliminating it. According to a NorthJersey article, Murphy said New Jersey will move toward a new generati...

All of your questions about the E. coli outbreak, answered

By Danielle Schwartz, News Editor

December 6, 2018

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The Centers for Disease Control recalled romaine lettuce on Nov. 20 after 32 reported illnesses, that spread across at least 11 states and Canada, were linked to an E. coli outbreak. The CDC advised U.S. consumers not to eat and r...

Saudi Arabia admits to premeditated murder of journalist

By Olivia Lieberman, Danielle Schwartz, and Sam Calick

November 1, 2018

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Jamal Khashoggi, a Saudi-Arabian journalist living in the U.S., was abducted and murdered in Istanbul for his critiques of the Saudi-Arabian regime on Oct. 2. Khashoggi visited the Saudi consulate in Istanbul, Turkey to get an o...

Pipe bomb suspect in custody

By Sam Calick, News Editor

November 1, 2018

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Cesar Sayoc of Aventura, Fla., was formally read the five federal charges that would send him to prison for up to 48 years for his alleged involvement in sending 14 pipe bombs to prominent Democrats. Sayoc made his first court ...

Kanye’s rant becomes subject of SNL roast

By Olivia Lieberman, News Editor

October 19, 2018

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After Kanye West’s pro-Trump speech on the season 44 premiere of “Saturday Night Live,” cast members have come forward to speak about their opinions regarding West’s behavior as well as their own political views. K...

FDA bans cancer-causing artificial flavors

By Danielle Schwartz, News Editor

October 17, 2018

Filed under News, State & World News, Uncategorized

The Food and Drug Administration placed a ban on six artificial flavors commonly found in food products, after studies proved them to cause cancer in laboratory animals. If you have never heard of Benzophenone, Ethyl Acrylate, Eugenol...

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