The Raider Review

FBI Reveals Michael Cohen’s Illegal Work

Nyla Howell, Staff Writer

April 19, 2018

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On April 9, the apartment of Michael Cohen, a lawyer and business associate for President Trump, was raided by the FBI where documents and recordings of illegal work were found. He will now be heading to court. According to The Washington Post, "the Justice Department said Cohen has been 'under criminal...

D.C. Lawmaker Wants To Lower Voting Age

Londyn Mason, Opinion Editor

April 19, 2018

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Council Member Charles Allen is trying to pass legislation to lower the voting age to 16 in D.C. after watching teenagers who campaigned for gun control and protested in March. WTOP reported that Allen said “at the age of...

Howard Financial Aid Scandal

Natalie Valiente and Natalie Valiente

April 19, 2018

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Howard University students protested after the announcement that six former employees misappropriated $369,000 in financial aid from 2011 to 2016. According to The Washington Post, “investigators discovered that some employees w...

“Black Panther” Tops “Titanic” On All Time Highest Grossing Films

Ethan Philpott, Arts & Entertainment Editor

April 16, 2018

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As of last week, according to CNN, Marvel Studios has now made $665.4 million domestically with Black Panther, which makes it the third-highest grossing film in North American history, only trailing Star Wars: The Force Awaken...

FEMA is Continuing Aid in Puerto Rico

Natalie Valiente, Staff Writer

April 12, 2018

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On Tuesday, January 30, 2018, NPR reported that Puerto Rico, which had been devastated by Hurricane Maria four months prior, would no longer be receiving aid from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA). On January 31, F...

The History of Easter

Natalie Valiente, Staff Writer

March 28, 2018

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Easter, the principal festival of the Christian church,  celebrates the Resurrection of Jesus Christ on the third day after his Crucifixion. This year, Easter falls on April 1, 2018. But what exactly is the history behind Easte...

Students and Teachers Share Gun Control Concerns

Mykenna Maniece, Staff Writer

March 27, 2018

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On February 14, 2018, 19-year-old Nikolas Cruz entered Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, armed with an AR-15 semi-automatic rifle and multiple magazines, killing 17 people and injuring 17 more. “It...

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