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Trump Poll Numbers Secure Presidency

Donald Trump speaks to a crowd of 600 people during a gathering of Republican women's groups, Thursday, April 28, 2011, in Las Vegas. Trump's flirtation with a White House bid continued Thursday night with a lavish reception at the Treasure Island casino in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson)

Evan Spinney, Reporter

November 21, 2016

It was no easy path for Donald Trump, but in the end he defeated Hillary Clinton. Despite the many predictions for Clinton to stump Trump in the 2016 election, it was not enough. According to Daily Intelligencer, these predictions included the national and swing-state polling averages, the pro...

General election unaffected by voter fraud

Dan Cunningham, left, enters a voting booth to cast his vote at Hoboken City Hall, Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2016, in Hoboken, N.J. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)

Camille Heck, Copy Editor

November 21, 2016

On November 8, 2016, the American people voted for their future. Many, it seems, were not satisfied with the decision made by the people. Donald J. Trump, the Republican candidate, clinched the election, winning 290 electoral college votes. However, people are questioning if this outcome was jus...

Why Hillary Clinton Lost 2016 Election

Sofia Suri, Reporter

November 18, 2016

Every four years the process starts over again: speeches, debates, rallies, and votes. On November 8th, 2016 at 2:00 am Donald J. Trump was announced the president-elect of the United States. It was a night where people both celebrated and mourned. Those in celebration didn’t think twice about the elect...

Minorities on President-Elect Trump

Emily Liesch, Reporter

November 18, 2016

After a tumultuous race for the presidency, Trump has come out on top only to find a nation immensely divided. Election Day 2016 brought 130 million (about 57%) of eligible American voters to the polls, according to Business Insider. CNN reported that the voter turnout this year was the lowest since 1996. Of those 130 million, 88% of African-American voters and 65% of Hispanic voters supported D...

Hillary Clinton: Teenage Edition

Democratic presidential hopeful, Sen. Hillary Rodham Clinton, D-N.Y., speaks during a campaign event at North Scott Junior High School in Eldridge, Iowa, Saturday, Dec. 29, 2007. (AP Photo/Chris Carlson)

Jenny Kim, Managing Editor

November 15, 2016

Before the media, before the reputation, who was she? Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has been in the attention of American citizens for quite some time. Long before the email investigations, Clinton was just a high school girl ready to take on the world. However, she was not an ordinary case. Cli...

Trump TV?

Haley Daniels, Reporter

November 10, 2016

A new tactic used by Donald Trump has some questioning his presidential ability. That tactic is what many are calling Trump TV. As of now, it isn’t much of TV; it is only an iPad videotaping a couple of his supporters, streamed on Facebook Live. Reported by CNN (Cable News Network), Trump is “pa...

It’s Time to Pardon Edward Snowden

Kieran Hogan, Reporter

November 1, 2016

The time has come to bring him home. 3 years ago, National Security Agency (NSA) contractor Edward Snowden shocked American citizens by exposing them to the daunting breaches of our privacy being committed by the government. Since then he has been living in exile in Russia. In 2013, Snowden leake...

Political Advertisements Influence 2016 Presidential Voters

People watch a TV screen showing the live broadcast of the U.S. presidential debate between Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton and Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump, at Seoul Railway Station in Seoul, South Korea, Tuesday, Sept. 27, 2016. (AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon)

Alex Elchev, Reporter

October 26, 2016

Campaign advertisements have been a constant component of American politics since the beginning of the United States, and this year is no exception. The 2016 presidential race has been one of the most heated and intense elections in United States history. Republican nominee Donald Trump and Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton have run a combined 133 ...

Debate Number 2: Clinton vs Trump

Kate Sinz, Reporter

October 18, 2016

The second presidential debate of the election was conducted on Sunday, October 9th at Washington University in St. Louis. It was moderated by CNN's Anderson Cooper and ABC News' Martha Raddatz. The candidates covered many topics and Hillary Clinton, Democratic nominee, went first. Both were aske...

South Korea Scandal Shocks Many

South Korean President Park Guen-hye delivers a speech during a ceremony of the 60th anniversary of the armistice agreement and UN forces' participation in the Korean War, at the War Memorial of Korea in Seoul Saturday, July 27, 2013. In South Korea, the anniversary was marked with a speech by President Park, an exhibit on the war's history and a planned anti-North Korea rally. Park vowed in prepared remarks not to tolerate provocations from North Korea, but she also said Seoul would work on building trust with the North. (AP Photo/ Jung Yeon-je, Pool)

Irene Ciocirlan, Reporter

October 7, 2016

One personal relationship could take down a president. On November 1, 2016, a political scandal erupted in South Korea. The scandal involved an advisor, nicknamed the “Spiritual Puppetmaster”, helping the South Korean president with issues ranging from wardrobe to major economic policies. This adv...

First debate of election puts Clinton in front

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump, left, stands with Democratic presidential candidate HillaryClinton at the first presidential debate at Hofstra University, Monday, Sept. 26, 2016, in Hempstead, N.Y. (AP Photo/ Evan Vucci)

Kate Sinz, Reporter

October 6, 2016

September 26th, 2016, marked the first day of the debates between presidentia l candidates Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton. Moderated by Lester Holt, there were a total of six segments that the debate was broken up into. The first two segments focused on “America’s Direction.” The follow...

Trump struggles in first debate; Clinton comes prepared

Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump and Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton are introduced during the presidential debate at Hofstra University in Hempstead, N.Y., Monday, Sept. 26, 2016. (AP Photo/David Goldman)

Kieran Hogan, Reporter

October 4, 2016

One debate won’t settle everything, but one candidate was a clear winner of the first debate. When the dust settled on 90 minutes of spirited debate, nearly all of the political pundits, experts and news outlets said that Secretary Hillary Clinton had bested businessman Donald Trump.   TV networks...

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