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President Trump Ousts Jim Mattis From Office 2 Months Early

President Trump Ousts Jim Mattis From Office 2 Months Early

Outgoing Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis used his resignation to rebuke Donald Trump. He intended to leave office on Feb. 28, 2019, but the president is angry, so he is considering removing the secretary from office two months early. President Donald Trump’s record of dealing with his cabinet members who resign is consistent. First, he praises […]

North Lawndale: What Stopped This Neighborhood From Thriving?

North Lawndale: What Stopped This Neighborhood From Thriving?

North Lawndale, located on Chicago’s west side, is home to about 36,000 people of the entire city’s population of approximately 2.8 million. This neighborhood has a very rich and historical past but in the last few decades has taken a turn for the worse.  Crime, poverty, low funded schools, and many other issues currently plague […]

Meth and Fentanyl Consumed by a Two-Year-Old Child

Meth and Fentanyl Consumed by a Two-Year-Old Child

In Belleville, Illinois, a woman was taken into custody and now faces felony charges for allowing to her two-year-old child to consume narcotics. The toddler was found to have ingested methamphetamine and fentanyl. Belleville Police called on Dec. 10 to investigate on a report of child endangerment. They found that the baby had difficulty breathing due […]

Defense Secretary Jim Mattis Submits Resignation to President Trump

Defense Secretary Jim Mattis Submits Resignation to President Trump

Defense Secretary Jim Mattis announced he will leave office in early 2019. He stated he sent “President Donald Trump a letter that implicitly criticized the president’s military judgment,” reports NBC News on Dec. 20, 2018. General Mattis is displeased with the lack of respect the president gives America’s allies, He is further upset with Trump’s refusal […]

Apple’s Mac Portables Have Come a Long Way From PowerBook to Macbook Air

Apple’s Mac Portables Have Come a Long Way From PowerBook to Macbook Air

Since Apple started creating computers, the company and technology have come a long way, especially in the evolution from the PowerBook to the MacBook Air. The PowerBook 100, Apple’s first successful laptop was released on Oct. 21, 1991, with a price tag of $2,500. This Mac portable series was on the market from 1991-97. In May […]