Tag Archives: America

U.S. heroin use has increased fivefold since 2002, says study International,News

By: Jimmy Kakish Opioid abuse is an epidemic in the U.S. 91 people die every day from opioid overdoses of heroin or prescription equivalents like painkillers and fentanyl. A new study shows that heroin use has increased five-fold from 2002-2012. “From 1999 onwards, overdose deaths due to prescription opioids rose incrementally,” said Bertha Madras, a professor

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Trumps revised travel ban blocked by two judges International,News,Politics

By: Corey Martinez Two judges have blocked U.S. President Donald Trump’s revised travel ban on six Muslim countries. The revised ban was set to go into effect on Thursday, but was halted for a second time because the court ruled that it still discriminates against Muslims. The rulings came in succession, with U.S. District Judge

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2016 U.S. Election: Armed citizens spotted in some places ahead of vote News,Politics,Uncategorized

By: Chris Besik Armed citizens can be spotted in certain communities across the U.S. [View the story “Trump Militia 2016” on Storify]

Toronto FC advances to conference finals Sports

By: Kylie Vaillancourt This season has definitely been a season to remember for Toronto’s professional soccer team. And it ain’t over yet for the Toronto FC and their fans. Toronto has advanced to the Conference finals after defeating the New York City FC in the Conference semifinals. Now TFC goes head to head against their

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