Alecia Gortsema

Alecia Gortsema

Edgar Berlanga Bites Opponent During Boxing Match

Yes, you read that correctly. It appears we have another Mike Tyson on our hands as Edgar Berlanga bit his opponent Roamer Alexis Angulo on his neck during their match over the weekend.

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Gas Prices Reach National Average of $5

Since Russia’s invasion of Ukraine in February and the economy reopening following the pandemic, gas prices have been steadily on the rise. Friday night, the average cost of a gallon of regular gas reached $5 in the United States.

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Senators Reach Bipartisan Deal on Gun Safety

In wake of the recent mass shootings, on Sunday, a group of bipartisan senators announced an agreement for gun safety legislation.

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Matthew McConaughey’s Emotional White House Speech

Born in Uvalde, Texas, American actor Matthew McConaughey feels very strongly about the recent shooting at Robb Elementary School in his hometown and took to the White House to make a powerful appeal regarding gun control.

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Nothing will Motivate You like Netflix’s The Home Edit

Do you ever find yourself in an unmotivated rut? Are you needing to make organizational changes but aren’t quite sure where to even begin?

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Three Weeks Since Kendrick Lamar’s Newest Album- What are People Thinking?

American rapper, songwriter, and record producer, Kendrick Lamar, released his fifth studio album, Mr. Morale & the Big Steppers, on May 13.

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25 Confirmed Cases of Monkeypox in the U.S

According to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), monkeypox was “first discovered in 1958 when two outbreaks of a pox-like disease occurred in colonies of monkeys kept for research.”

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Op-Ed: Fights Should be Allowed in Hockey 

Fights during hockey games occur frequently when there are disputes among players, however, they do not come without a cost. Each player involved in the fight will be penalized for a minimum of 5 minutes. While it is an ongoing debate, hockey fights should be here to stay.

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Hailey Bieber’s Skincare Line to Launch This Month

At just 25 years old, Hailey Bieber has acquired a long list of accomplishments. The American model and media personality started her career in 2014 working for the modeling agency ‘Ford Models.’ Since then, Bieber has been seen in Vogue, ELLE, Allure, Harper’s BAZAAR, and many more. She has even made appearances in her husband Justin Bieber’s music videos.

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The Value of Having a Daily Step Goal

Are you working out consistently but not seeing desired results? Let me rephrase this. Are you working out consistently but sitting at a desk for 8 hours a day and then on the couch for 3? If this hits a nerve, it may be time to create a personal daily step goal.

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Billie Eilish Opens up about Tourette’s

American singer-songwriter, Billie Eilish, recently opened up about her Tourette Syndrome on David Letterman’s Netflix show, My Next Guest Needs No Introduction. The 20-year-old sensation first gained her stardom in 2015 with her debut single “Ocean Eyes.” Since then, Eilish has won a total of 7 Grammys and was awarded an Oscar for Best Original Song alongside her brother, FINNEAS, for their popular hit “No Time To Die.” The siblings are currently on their Happier Than Ever World Tour.

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Jif Peanut Butter Recall

After two hospitalizations and over a dozen reports of salmonella poisoning, J. M. Smucker Co. has issued a voluntary recall of select Jif peanut butter products per FDA recommendation. The outbreak was traced to a manufacturing facility in Lexington, Kentucky.

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