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Apple Keynote Event Recap

Apple Keynote Event Recap

by Maliik Obee, Staff WriterThe Apple Keynote Events have become must see television or streaming for fans and haters alike. The unveiling of Apple technology is a yearly spectacle, and this year has not fallen short of hype. On Sept. 7, Apple held its Keynote event for the upcoming iPhone 7, as well as updates on other potential products including the Apple Watch 2. Apple CEO Tim Cook was the master of ceremonies, opening the event with major news in Apple’s partnership with video game giant Nintendo. In an unprecedented move, iOS will be receiving an exclusive Super Mario game […]

by · September 8, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · NATIONAL NEWS
“When The Bough Breaks” stars talk about upcoming film

“When The Bough Breaks” stars talk about upcoming film

by Maliik Obee, Staff WriterOne of the fall’s most anticipated films is Screen Gems’ When The Bough Breaks starring esteemed stars Morris Chestnut and Regina Hall. The romantic thriller also features newcomer Jaz Sinclair as Anna. Chestnut and Hall portray the roles of John and Laura Taylor, a New Orleans couple struggling to produce a baby when they find a potential surrogate in Anna. The Taylor’s decide to move Anna in after being beaten by her significant other – and that’s when all hell breaks loose. Chestnut and Hall took the time to answer questions about the film, as well […]

by · August 31, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT, MOVIES, NATIONAL NEWS, SECTIONS, SPECIAL COVERAGE
Students, faculty and staff linked arms together to show unity at the rally for peace called "MSUnified." Photo by Terry Wright, Staff Photographer

Morgan State rallies for unity & peace at MSUnified

by Akira Kyles, Asst. Campus News EditorMorgan State University students and faculty gathered together to express the state of unity and peace on campus and in the Baltimore community. Morgan’s Student Government Association organized the event, called “MSUnified.” Morgan’s band warmed up the crowd and drew people to the quad for the peace rally. To bring unity to the crowd, the program began in a prayer followed by the audience singing along with a choir member to “Lift Every Voice and Sing.” Commonly known radio personality and member of the Islamic community, Farajii Muhammad attended the event to speak on […]

by · August 25, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · CAMPUS NEWS, LOCAL NEWS, MSU Spotlight, MSUnified, NATIONAL NEWS, Social Commentary
Prosecutors drop charges for remaining officers involved in the death of Freddie Gray

Prosecutors drop charges for remaining officers involved in the death of Freddie Gray

Baltimore City State’s Attorney Marilyn Mosby dropped the charges for the three remaining Baltimore City police officers involved in the death of Freddie Gray, Wednesday.

by · July 27, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · LOCAL NEWS, NATIONAL NEWS, SECTIONS
SGJC awards the Vernon Jarrett Award for Journalistic Excellence

SGJC awards the Vernon Jarrett Award for Journalistic Excellence

by Adrienne Lewis, Contributing WriterThe School of Global Journalism & Communication announced that Kirsten West Savali will be awarded the Vernon Jarrett award at the National Press Club in Washington, D.C. Tuesday. Kirsten West Savali, a writer and editor for numerous publications is being honored for her journalistic excellence. The Vernon Jarrett award is sponsored by the School of Global Journalism and Communication and along with the recognition also comes with a $10,000 cash award that is funded by the Open Society Foundations. Savali is a contributing editor at NewsOne.com. Her work is featured on the HuffingtonPost.com, TheRoot.com and more. […]

by · June 28, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · CAMPUS NEWS, LOCAL NEWS, NATIONAL NEWS