Current Events and Politics
One of the most historic announcements of Donald Trump’s presidency yet has been announced! President Trump plans to meet with the infamous leader of North Korea, Kim Jong Un. The invitation to meet was made by the North Korean leader.
A new study, published February 2 in Science, reveals the physiological mechanisms behind observed declines in polar bear populations, as said by Anthony Pagano, a Ph.D. candidate at UC Santa Cruz and wildlife biologist with the U.S. Geological Survey.
“Tonight I call upon all of us to set aside our differences, to seek out common ground, and to summon the unity we need to deliver for the people. This is really the key. These are the people we were elected to serve, Said Mr. Trump in the 2018 State of the Union address on Tuesday, January 30, 2018, in the the United States House of Representatives. In his address, he calls upon Americans to have a state of unity.
The FCC officially voted to repeal Net Neutrality on December 14th, and many people are not thrilled with their decision. However, what people truly perceive about Net Neutrality is not what it actually is. In fact, many people in HF do not even know what it is in general.
Yes, you read that correctly. Northern Austin has gotten snow, and in addition to that odd weather behavior, ice has accompanied it. Obviously, people living in Austin, Texas were not prepared for the event, due to how unlikely it is that they would receive snow at all.
Congratulations to Hoda Kotb who has officially become the Today’s Show co-anchor, officially replacing Matt Lauer. Kotb has been a long time NBC commentator, and this has been the first time two women have hosted the show, making it a prominent achievement.
This Sunday, the United State’s busiest airport, Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport lost all power during the busiest time of the year. Those at the airport were stuck for several hours. This was reportedly the result of a fire in the underground electrical facility. According to NBC News,”By late Sunday, the airport had canceled 1,173 flights and delayed 207, according to FlightAware.com. Delta Air Lines, which is headquartered in Atlanta, said it was canceling another 300 flights, mostly to Atlanta, on Monday.”
Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof; or interfering the freedom of speech, or of the press; or the right of the people peaceably to assemble, and to petition the Government for an amendment of grievances.
Particularly in November 2017, a debate has been sparked on net neutrality, regarding a concept which would take away the guarantee of free speech online, as conducted by the Obama Administration.