Amber Syed - Scene Editor Photo Credit: U.S.sun.com Keeping Up with the Kardashians announced their last season will air in 2021. Their 20th season will air 14 years after their first episode. Kim Kardasian posted a throwback photo on her Instagram captioning it “Our last season will air early next year in 2021." She also … Continue reading Kardashians Canceled After 20 Seasons
Amber Syed - Scene Editor Above is a map of the United States with the different colors signifiying the severity of COVID-19 by state. Photo Credit: wamu.com COVID-19 has changed a lot of norms for everyone and scientists are still learning more about this virus. Many people believe there is already a vaccine available. Although … Continue reading Coronavirus Myths v. Facts
Kevin Gallagher - Sports Writer Photo Credit: Gerry Thomas, USA Today The Stanley Cup Playoffs are in full swing with the Conference Finals currently taking place. This postseason has been a weird one due to the ongoing Coronavirus pandemic. Like the NBA, the NHL also used a bubble format. The NHL had one bubble for … Continue reading Stanley Cup Playoffs Heating Up
Tim Folliard - Sports Editor Photo Credit: Dave Kettering, Telegraph Herald DUBUQUE, IA - Loras College has removed a statue of its founder, Bishop Mathias Loras, after new research confirmed that he was a slave owner. Bishop Loras owned a slave from 1836 to 1852. The slave, Marie Louise, was purchased in Mobile, Alabama. Bishop … Continue reading Ties to Slavery Leads to Statue Removal
Logan Shepard - Sports Writer The Chicago Bears started the season off with a 27-23 win against the Detroit Lions. Bears quarterback Mitch Trubisky led the comeback as he threw three touchdown passes in the final quarter. After a disappointing 8-8 season, the Bears acquired Nick Foles from the Jacksonville Jaguars. This move gave Trubisky … Continue reading Bears Claw Back to Beat the Lions
Sanampreet Kaur Bhullar - News Writer Photo Credit: chicago.comcast.com We have all lived under the global pandemic for most of this year and continue to face the harsh realities and uncertainties surrounding COVID-19. At this moment, we cannot control or predict the spread of the virus. Each event cancelled or rescheduled is a loss of … Continue reading Adapting to the Changes Around Us
Syeda Saberi - News Editor Photo Credit: Eric Risberg - Associated Press West Coast Wildfires West coast wildfire season has started and states like Oregon, Idaho, California and Washington are covered in thick smoke and orange skies. Health officials at NOAA’s National Weather Service have labeled this as a critical and elevated risk and warn … Continue reading Candor Clips – What’s Going on out West?
The follow is an email sent Wednesday, Sept. 9 from the university: -------------- All, The welfare and safety of our community during this time is Benedictine University’s primary concern. We are writing to inform you of a recent development related to COVID-19. The University has consulted with local public health officials, reviewed recommendations from the CDC … Continue reading COVID-19 case on campus, resident