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Toys R Us Files for Bankruptcy Protection

Toys R Us Files for Bankruptcy Protection

Toys R Us says their stores will remain open as we approach the holiday season, even though the company filed for bankruptcy. The filing was submitted late on Monday. The company filed for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy protection to restructure its outstanding debt. Toys R Us says that in order to continue to operate in the […]


Cassini Spacecraft Plunges into Saturn Atmosphere at End of 13 Year Mission

After 13-years orbiting the ringed planet Saturn – the NASA spacecraft Cassini ended it’s mission by plunging into Saturn’s atmosphere. The information sent back by Cassini changed our understanding of Saturn and it’s many moons and showed us some surprising locations for potential life outside of Earth. Saturn’s moon Titan and Enceladus held a surprise […]


Nearly 143 Million Customers Data Accessed in Equifax Online Security Break

      Millions of U.S. residents may have had sensitive information exposed online after a breach of security at Equifax. Equifax is a global informations company based in Atlanta. They say criminals exploited a vulnerability in a website to gain access to the information. The breach exposed the information of approximately 143 million customers. […]

Betsy Devos

Education Secretary DeVos Lays Out “Problems” With Title IX on College Campuses

The Department of Education is looking to change their approach to campus sexual misconduct – that’s according to Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos. In a speech at George Mason University Secretary DeVos laid out what she called problems with the current system of Title IX enforcement. She called for the need to establish a regulatory […]


Three Astronauts Safely Return to Earth Following Stay at International Space Station

Three astronauts from the United States and Russia landed safely back on Earth Saturday. NASA astronaut Peggy Whitson, who set multiple U.S. space records during her mission aboard the International Space Station, along with crewmates Jack Fischer and Commander Fyodor Yurchikhin safely landed in Kazakhstan at 9:21 p.m. ET Saturday. While living and working aboard […]


Solar Eclipse Seen Across U.S., including Northern Michigan

Parts of the U.S. Experienced the rare total solar eclipse Monday. The eclipse was first seen on the west coast, where it went across Oregon. The total eclipse then could be seen across the country, as it came into view in Idaho, Wyoming, Nebraska, Kansas, Missouri, Illinois, Kentucky, Tennessee, as well as North and South […]

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