Here you will find some of the current events news stories that are of interest of our writers. The descriptions of each story includes a link to that story; you will leave our website should you choose to click on any of the stories.
The Black Plague Returns?
Submitted by Guadalupe Cardenas, this article is about two people in Chine being diagnosed with the Bubonic Plague. First published on CNN Health, Guadalupe found this article interesting in that one of the deadliest plagues in history seemed to have returned. This story was published on November 13, 2019, and it can be accessed here.
Is a Four Day Work Week Better Than a Five Day?
Cindy Cogan chose to share this story from the New York Times that investigates the benefits of a four day work week. Sounds pretty good, right? Cindy certainly thinks so; you can check out the story here.
Florida Man Strikes Again
In the next of a long line of stories featuring the infamous "Florida Man", Aidan Murry shares this story about a poker game gone wrong. The Journalism class has caught the "Florida Man" bug and always seems to find interesting stories having to do with this internet sensation. Aidan's story first appeared in the NY Daily News on November 14, 2019. Click here to check it out!