A Breakdown of the Second Presidential Debate

Maddie. F, National News

October 18, 2012

Filed under National News, News

President Barrack Obama and Governor Mitt Romney were surrounded by 82 uncommitted New York voters, who were chosen at random, to witness the second presidential debate of the 2012 election on Tuesday October 16th. Some of the...

Welcome to the GW Yawp!

Welcome to the GW Yawp!

October 5, 2012

Flooding in Louisiana Areas Causes Unrest Among Residents

Eliana A., Current News

May 10, 2012

Filed under News

Intense rain from the heavens sent flash flooding crashing into Louisiana, keeping residents boxed up in their homes and stranding many others. Southern Louisiana was hit with about fifteen inches of rain in six hours (National...

Queen Elizabeth II celebrates Diamond Jubilee

Hannah W., Global News

April 24, 2012

Filed under News

What is the one thing that World War II, Helen Mirren, and diamonds all have in common? That’s right, Queen Elizabeth II of England, who is celebrating her Diamond Jubilee this year. So far, she has lived up to the vow she...

Do Self-Defense Laws Lead to Violence?

Michael T., Global News Writer

April 20, 2012

Filed under News

  Possibly one of the biggest events of the past couple of months was the tragic death of Trayvon Martin, a 17-year-old Florida high school student. He was shot and killed while walking home by George Zimmerman, a 28-year-old...

Rachel’s Challenge

Maddie F., National News

April 2, 2012

Filed under News

Rachel’s Challenge   On Tuesday April 20th, 1999 a school shooting, mass murder, and attempted bombing occurred at Columbine High School in Columbine, Colorado. Eric Harris and Dylan Klebold arrived at Columbine...