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On Monday, March 29, the trial of Derek Chauvin for the murder of George Floyd began. Here is a guide to what you need to know regarding this trial as it continues to progress.

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One of Iceland’s many volcanoes began erupting on March 19. The eruption caught a swarm of media attention, and attracted crowds of tourists who hiked to watch lava rivers ooze from the volcano.  

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After Marty Walsh, the now-former Mayor of Boston, was confirmed as the U.S. Secretary of Labor, now-former Boston City Council president Kim Janey became the first woman and the first person of color to act as mayor of Boston. 

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We are less than two months away from graduation, the day where all of the students completing their Bachelors, Masters, and Doctorates join together and celebrate their massive accomplishments. Usually, this day is filled with joy, excitement, and tears both happy and sad. But of course, du…

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With spring break in full swing, tourists and college students are flocking to Florida beaches in droves, specifically the popular Miami Beach. For Miami Beach, the influx of tourists has caused a state of emergency, and a curfew has been put in place between 8 p.m. and 6 a.m. The curfew was…

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Horror struck the Asian American community on Tuesday, March 16, as eight people were killed at three Atlanta-area massage parlors.

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On Monday, March 22, the state of Massachusetts moved into Phase Four, Step One of its planned reopening. Many businesses are allowed to reopen, while others will have to wait until a later step in the Phase in order to open back up. Additionally, the Massachusetts COVID-19 travel order has …

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On Tuesday, March 16, mayoral candidate Michelle Wu held a press conference aimed directly at student journalists, and any questions they may have about her or her campaign.

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Students at the University of Exeter and many residents in the U.K. city of Exeter were evacuated due to the discovery of an old World War II bomb. The bomb was found by builders on private land in Exeter, next to the University of Exeter’s Streatham campus. 

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On Monday, March 1, Massachusetts officially moved into a new phase of its COVID-19 reopening plan. With the shift into Phase Three, Stage Two of the state’s four-phased plan, a plethora of restrictions have been loosened, and Gove. Baker has made announcements regarding further loosening of…

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With website crashes, changing vaccine supply rules, racial disparities in vaccine distribution, and an unusual companion exception, the Massachusetts vaccine rollout is plagued with major issues, prompting criticism from leaders and citizens. 

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After nearly a year of being shut down, the Office of Urban and Off-Campus Support Services, or U-ACCESS, food pantry is slated to reopen on Tuesday, March 2, 2021.

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Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas made headlines this week for being photographed in the Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport, where he boarded an airplane to Cancún with his wife and children. 

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February has not lacked the extreme cold that has been sweeping the country. From the Midwest to the Northeast, below-freezing temperatures have become the norm for the month. However, it has not become normal for places like Texas, which are facing temperatures unusual for the state this ti…

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After facing his second impeachment trial, former president of the United States Donald Trump has been acquitted on the charge of inciting an insurrection. 

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For the first time in United States history, a president has been impeached twice. 45th president Donald Trump was impeached for a second time by the House of Representatives on Jan. 13, 2021, just one week before President Biden was sworn into office. Feb. 9 kicked off the first day of the …

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Since being sworn into office on Jan. 20, the brand-new president, Joseph R. Biden, has been hard at work wiping the slate clean from the past four years, settling into the presidency, and beginning work on the general promise of his campaign: building a new America. His term has officially …