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Ebola is still an issue

Ebola is still an issue

Posted on March 19, 2015
Posted in Health, International, News, Top Stories

Written by Martha Yanders, Co-executive Editor and Senior Reporter

When the New Year rolled in along with the holiday festivities, the Ebola frenzy began to wane. The public had somewhat of a distraction from urgent domestic/International terrors. However, as the alarm of Ebola began to dissipate,... Read more »

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Food Revolution is doing what they do best: Feeding and Educating!

Food Revolution is doing what they do best: Feeding and Educating!

Posted on February 24, 2015
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Written by Rhonna Ly, Reporter

         Pittsburgh’s Food Revolution has evolved greatly since their start in 2012. They have done numerous projects including the annual Food Revolution day and spreading awareness of how healthy, real food is out there. Now... Read more »

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Conflict at the Kitchen

Conflict at the Kitchen

Posted on November 23, 2014
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Written by Maya Lapp

The Conflict Kitchen is a small takeout restaurant originally opened as an art project from CMU. It serves only one meal at a time, picking the ethnicity of the food from a country that the United States is in conflict with. Every... Read more »

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Better Buses?

Posted on November 13, 2014
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Written by Lucy Newman

We all know what it feels like to wait for a bus for forever. “Sometimes I wait an hour for a bus, and then three come at once,” reports Avi Rudich, a junior at Obama Academy. “It is so annoying, especially on the cold days,”... Read more »

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The First Free Vote

Posted on November 9, 2014
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Written by Ian Thomas

Ever since the 2011 revolt against the dictator-run government in Tunisia, things have been constantly changing around in the country. Ideas have been thrown around, rulers overthrown, and the freedom of Tunisia was established. The... Read more »

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Living Juicy Organic Raw Cafe

Posted on November 9, 2014
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Written by Nia Sankofa

On June 23rd, 2014 Sidney Rawlings, Kelly Protho, and Ella Rawlings-Young opened an Organic Raw Café, Living Juicy Organic Raw Café. A few weeks ago these business owners found out that they were the very first African American business... Read more »

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GOP Wins Big in 2014 Elections

Posted on November 6, 2014
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Written by Lucy Newman

GOP Wins Big in 2014 Elections Republicans gained a majority in the Senate in Tuesday’s election, and also maintained their lead in the House of Representatives. In addition, 31 Republican governors were elected or re-elected to... Read more »

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Elections

Elections

Posted on November 3, 2014
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Written by Sead Niksic

Tensions are heating up as the Midterm elections are sneaking up on the country this Tuesday.  With the Republicans looking to secure the majority in the House and Senate at the Federal level, Democrats are trying their best to stop... Read more »

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The August Wilson Center is Sold

The August Wilson Center is Sold

Posted on October 29, 2014
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Written by Faith Greenfield

Earlier this month the sale of The August Wilson Center was cleared by Judge Lawrence O’Toole of Common Pleas Orphans Court. It sold to a consortium of foundations for $8.49 million. The foundations that bought the center consist... Read more »

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Russia and Ukraine: Is it Really Necessary?

Russia and Ukraine: Is it Really Necessary?

Posted on September 22, 2014
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Written by Malaun Grimes, Obama Eagle Staff Reporter

Many of us have flown in a plane before and the most traumas were turbulence but not for one airliner it was more than just a little bump. As many of you know, the conflict between Ukraine and Russia started with the allegation that... Read more »

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