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Fashion comes to Cuba with Karl Lagerfeld in 2017

Fashion comes to Cuba with Karl Lagerfeld in 2017

By Carson Kessler, Staff Writer

November 9, 2015


Filed under Beauty & Style, Fashion Week

Is Cuba ready to be swept by the fashion world? Karl Lagerfeld says yes as Chanel plans to debut their next resort collection in the capital city of Havana.

LIVE STREAM: Midterm Elections 2014

LIVE STREAM: Midterm Elections 2014

November 4, 2014


Filed under News

Courtesy of ABC News

Shameful treatment of veterans reflects political hypocrisy

Shameful treatment of veterans reflects political hypocrisy

By Dan Moritz-Rabson, Staff Columnist

September 26, 2014


Filed under Opinion

Despite the frequency with which politicians proclaim their devotion to veterans, the actual legislation to substantiate their professed gratitude is lacking.

The agonizing wait for capital punishment

The agonizing wait for capital punishment

November 6, 2013


Filed under Exclude From Homepage List, Opinion

Alireza M., a man condemned to death in Iran, recently survived his 12-minute hanging. The weeks that followed revolved around the absurd question of what to do with a man who survived his execution. The insanity of considering such a question exposes the madness and agonizing uncertainty of any capita...

Panelists consider leaks, surveillance in modern era

Panelists consider leaks, surveillance in modern era

October 23, 2013


Filed under News

A variety of scholars and experts gathered to discuss the state of surveillance in the United States as part of a roundtable discussion on Oct. 23 at the Global Center for Academic and Spiritual Life hosted by the New York Institute for the Humanities at NYU, the Institute for Public Knowledge and...

European soccer popularity increases across U.S.

European soccer popularity increases across U.S.

September 17, 2013


Filed under Sports

With the turning of the seasons from summer to autumn, we collectively recognize the return of another season of football. In recent years, however, it’s not just the kind of football played on the gridiron with touchdowns and field goals that American sports fans are growing excited for. In...