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[caption id="attachment_23719" align="aligncenter" width="3300"] Alexandria McAlpine/Fourth Estate[/caption] BY: DOMINIC PINO OPINION EDITOR In 2001, the Commonwealth (that’s your stay-at-home, it’s-5-o’clock-somewhere drinking game word (More)
Laura Scudder wrote: Last Week in the News
Monday, April 20  Israeli leaders agree to form an emergency unity government, leaving Benjamin Netanyahu as prime minister for now.  U.S. crude oil futures fall below $0 for the first time in history.  An Ohio prison is now the largest (More)
Laura Scudder wrote: Last Week in the News
Monday, April 13 Virginia Gov. Northam makes Election Day a state holiday and expands early voting. At least 16 dead as tornadoes tear through the South. Senator Bernie Sanders endorses former vice president Joe Biden for president. (More)
Laura Scudder wrote: Last Week in the News
Monday, March 23 Harvey Weinstein tests positive for COVID-19 in jail.  Senator Rand Paul (R-Ky.) tests positive for COVID-19, becoming the first U.S. senator to contract the virus.  Chancellor of Germany Angela Merkel announces she wi (More)
Savannah Martincic wrote: Broken Dreams and Pinky Promises
[caption id="attachment_23462" align="aligncenter" width="3374"] Billy Ferguson/ Fourth Estate[/caption] BY: SAVANNAH MARTINCIC, ASSISTANT OPINION EDITOR What started as the most diverse Democratic candidate pool whittled down to what the natio (More)
Laura Scudder wrote: Last Week in the News
Monday, March 16  Kentucky Derby postponed until September.  Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine postpones in-person voting in state’s primary until June.  President Trump says gatherings should be limited to 10 people.  Tuesday, March 17  (More)
Alex Madajian wrote: Why We Need Term Limits
BY: ALEX MADAJIAN, STAFF WRITER [caption id="attachment_23374" align="alignright" width="412"] Billy Ferguson/Fourth Estate[/caption] In our world of polarized politics, one thing Republicans and Democrats can agree on is term limits. This is b (More)
BY: DAWSON WEINHOLD, STAFF WRITER [caption id="attachment_23374" align="aligncenter" width="515"] Billy Ferguson/Fourth Estate[/caption] I can’t tell you how many times I’ve been asked to sign someone’s petition to support term limits. Th (More)
BY: JACE WHITE, STAFF WRITER [caption id="attachment_23251" align="alignnone" width="1024"] Billy Ferguson/Fourth Estate[/caption] Bernie Sanders’ Democratic opponents continue to attack him over the conduct of some of his supporters. They ac (More)
Laura Scudder wrote: Last Week in the News
  Monday, Feb. 24  Harvey Weinstein found guilty of rape in New York trial.  “Hidden Figures” inspiration and NASA mathematician Katherine Johnson dies. Bernie Sanders becomes the first presidential candidate, Democrat or Rep (More)