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What’s Trending? On Twitter! – January 15

What's Trending? On Twitter! - January 15

Kaylea Kuhlman, Editor in Chief

January 15, 2020

#DiscontinuedHotPockets - The Internet did it again and came together, formed a hashtag, and photoshopped their hearts away. Twitter users used this hashtag over 3,000 times to share pictures of Hot Pocket packages photoshopped with random things inside. Some other brands such as Pop-Tarts and Ben and...

Schumer Says Americans Want Truth From Impeachment Trial

Schumer Says Americans Want Truth From Impeachment Trial

Learfield Wire Services

January 14, 2020

WASHINGTON--Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer says the articles of impeachment against President Trump are deep and serious.  He said he wants nothing but the truth to come out of an impeachment trial that could start as early as next week.  Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said today that...

What’s trending? On Twitter!- October 17th

Kaylea Kuhlman, Editor in Chief

October 17, 2019

MUSIC- Selena Gomez hints at new music coming soon. I saw the signs and I ignored it. @spotify — Selena Gomez (@selenagomez) October 17, 2019 #NationalPastaDay- The Twitterverse shares their love of pasta all day long. All types of accounts participate in sharing p...

Impeach Trump? An America filled with anger and animosity digs in

Impeach Trump? An America filled with anger and animosity digs in

MCT Campus

September 26, 2019

DUBUQUE, Iowa — It was a day like many across the divided states of America, brimming with anger, resentment and festering grudges. For just the fourth time in history, the House of Representatives — the people’s house — began formally weighing impeachment of a president and, in El Paso, Texas, Re...

Think Trump can’t use emergency powers to build the border wall? Here’s why he could

Think Trump can’t use emergency powers to build the border wall? Here’s why he could

Special to the Viewpoint, Reporter

January 10, 2019

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump intensified threats Thursday to invoke his “emergency powers” to build his border wall if Democrats don’t cooperate, saying his lawyers have looked into the matter and “they tell me 100 percent” he can. Critics have denounced the idea as abusive and un...

Big Peter Thiel donation shows he’s still with Trump

Peter Thiel

October 17, 2018

Tech billionaire investor Peter Thiel has again put his money where his mouth is: He’s still with Trump. With $250,000, Thiel was the biggest donor to the Trump Victory Committee in the most recent quarter, a new Federal Election Commission filing shows. The donation, dated July 10, appears to be the f...

Northeast reaches out to international students following executive order

Hundreds protest at a vigil for refugees on Monday, Jan. 30, 2017 in Dallas, Texas at Thanksgiving Plaza. (Rodger Mallison/Fort Worth Star-Telegram/TNS)

Josh Crim, Writer

January 31, 2017

President Donald Trump's new executive order on immigration and refugee resettlement was signed last Friday, and the order has caused concern among colleges across the country because of their  international students studying in America. The University of Nebraska-Lincoln and the University of Nebraska-Omaha...

How Team Trump sees unemployment and why it matters

January 26, 2017

WASHINGTON — Donald Trump has long cast a skeptical eye on the official unemployment rate — and this week, Treasury secretary nominee Steven Mnuchin and White House press secretary Sean Spicer have clarified what the president might mean when he says the jobless figure isn’t real. While they’ve...

Pro-Trump ‘Build the wall’ messages at UC San Diego Latino center spark outrage

April 12, 2016

By Debbi Baker The San Diego Union-Tribune (TNS) SAN DIEGO — Messages supporting Donald Trump and attacking Mexican immigrants were written in front of a Latino community center at the University of California, San Diego, sparking outrage on campus. The messages, some of which said “Build the wall,...

Trump’s doctor: He’d be healthiest person ever elected to presidency

Donald Trump is just as outspoken on Twitter as he is off the Internet. (Olivier Douliery/Abaca Press/TNS)

December 20, 2015

By Lesley Clark McClatchy Washington Bureau (TNS) WASHINGTON — Donald Trump’s doctor boasts in what can only be described as Trumpian fashion that if elected, the candidate would be “the healthiest individual ever elected to the presidency.” The letter from Trump’s physician, released Mon...

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