Trump temporarily ends, new deadline approaching


  Trump temporarily ends shutdown, new deadline fast approaching

The longest government shutdown in American history has come to a close — for the time being.  

Facebook to make multi-hundred-million-dollar investment into news


  Social media giant Facebook announced on Tuesday, Jan. 15, that they will be investing $300 million over the next three years into new enterprises, with particular focus on local news.

Money Magazine ranks Lewis in best college for transfers


 In a new report by Money Magazine, Lewis has been included among the best colleges for transfer students in the nation.

Netflix to make its largest price increase to date


Netflix announced on Jan. 15 that they will be raising prices across all service plans for their 58 million U.S. subscribers. 

Polar Vortex hits Chicagoland with deep freeze


 The Chicagoland area faced its coldest day in over 30 years last Wednesday, with the temperature reaching negative 25 degrees at its lowest point.  

Following price increases, Zimbabwe answers protests with violence


 A drastic increase to the price of fuel and other essential goods has left the nation of Zimbabwe in a dire situation.