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McDonald’s Stocks Down After Firing of CEO

McDonald’s Stocks Down After Firing of CEO

Emma Quillen, Reporter

November 7, 2019

This Sunday, McDonald’s announced the firing of their CEO, Steve Easterbrook, due to having a relationship with an employee. The relationship was consensual, however, it was a violation of Corporation Policy. Due to this controversial incident, McDonald’s stock has fallen about 2.67%, equaling about $4...

Editorial: The Price Of College Is Too High

Eva Baker, Reporter

May 23, 2019

Since 2017, the cost has increased by 2.9 percent, and it is expected to increase. In 2018, a private college on average cost $42,380 for a master’s degree annually in the United states according to the College Board. Universities and colleges should lower the price of secondary education because it is unaffordable. It is highly recommended for most people to atten...

Editorial: Immigration is Crucial to America’s Economy

Laurel Fleszar, Reporter

January 8, 2019

Hamdi Ulukaya was born in Kurdistan in 1972. In 1994, he came to America to study English. Afterwards, he stayed and created a multi-million dollar company. His business, Chobani, is the best-selling Greek yogurt in the United States with over $1.5 billion in revenue in 2017. He was an immigrant. T...

How Bitcoin Works

How Bitcoin Works

Alex Elchev, Section Editor

January 12, 2018

Bitcoin dominated headlines in 2017, but how does it work? Bitcoin is a cryptocurrency, commonly called coins, a form of money only exchanged on the internet that has no physical form. While it holds value in physical currencies like US dollars for trade purposes, bitcoin does not have any i...

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