Harvard Contradicts Trump, Not Returning any Money

Harvard Contradicts Trump, Not Returning any Money

On Tuesday, Trump stated that he was aware of a plan by Harvard to return some $8.6 million in grant money it received as part of a COVID-19 relief package. Trump pointed out that Harvard has a $41 billion ample endowment, which makes them one of the wealthiest universities in …

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Trump and UK PM Boris Johnson to Speak on Coronavirus

Trump and UK PM Boris Johnson to Speak on Coronavirus

On Tuesday afternoon, UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson spoke to Donald Trump over the phone. According to those familiar with the call, they primarily discussed COVID-19. The two leaders agreed to a concerted US and UK effort to combat the spread of the disease. Both leaders have been roundly criticized …

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Which States Require You to Wear a Face Mask in Public?

Which States Require You to Wear a Face Mask in Public?

Halting the spread of the novel coronavirus is most local governments’ current number-one priority. The virus response has been sweeping, aggressive and surprisingly effective in many places. Despite earlier models showing high death rates throughout March and April, the US trended well under expectations. Meanwhile, the measures have taken a …

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COVID Could Make Legal Weed More Mainstream

COVID Could Make Legal Weed More Mainstream

Today is 4/20, a day normally celebrated by weed smokers in the US. Celebrated how, you ask? By partaking in large quantities of the aforementioned drug. Normally, this also includes going to concerts or similar festivals. However, the COVID-19 pandemic has put a stop to that this year. Instead, celebrants …

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College Students Growing Tired of Online-Only Courses

College Students Growing Tired of Online-Only Courses

In March, when the novel coronavirus was spreading at a rapid rate, most universities moved their classes entirely to “distance learning.” This was part of a massive, concerted effort to halt the spread of the COVID-19 causing coronavirus. By most measures, these aggressive moves seem to have reduced the impact …

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Apple to Redesign iPhone This Year

Apple to Redesign iPhone This Year

According to a new report, Apple is planning to once again redesign their flagship line of cellphones. The report, published by Bloomberg, suggests that this year will mark a redesign as significant as 2017’s iPhone X, which redefined the phone’s design language for years. Redesign on the Horizon The company …

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Trump, Eager to Jumpstart Economy, Makes Hard Call

Trump, Eager to Jumpstart Economy, Makes Hard Call

The COVID-19 pandemic hit the US faster, and harder, than many people seemed to expect. Only a month ago, the kind of reaction the country had to the virus would be unthinkable. Businesses are closed, millions are out of work and nearly everyone is staying home. Hospitals are rushing to …

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