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Capitol shooting causes panic

Capitol shooting causes panic

Repeat offender taken into custodyBy Kaitie Christenberry | Echo As masses visited the Capitol building for Spring Break and the blooming of the cherry blossoms on Monday, Larry Russell Dawson pulled a handgun during a security check at the Capitol’s Visitor Center around 2:40 p.m. An officer opened fire, injuring […]

by · April 1, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · World/National
Nancy Reagan dies at age 94

Nancy Reagan dies at age 94

Reagan legacy lives onBy Seth Brandle | Contributor The country this week mourned the loss of a beloved national icon, former first lady Nancy Davis Reagan. She passed away last Sunday at 94 after suffering congestive heart failure. Her husband, Ronald Reagan, was the 40th president of the United States […]

by · March 11, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · World/National
Three Fort Wayne men executed

Three Fort Wayne men executed

Police plead “bring justice for these young men”By  Kaitie Christenberry |Echo Fort Wayne police are still searching for the killers of three men executed on Feb. 24. The bodies were found in an empty Fort Wayne home with multiple gunshot wounds to the head. Friends returned to the house after […]

by · March 11, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · World/National
Russia resumes Syrian airstrikes

Russia resumes Syrian airstrikes

Despite the recent agreement for ceasefire, Russia has continued attacks on SyriaJulia Camera | Contributor Russian warplanes soared through northern Syria, bombing rebel regimes and breaching the ceasefire on Sunday. The US and Russia instilled the ceasefire on Feb. 27 in hopes of bringing urgent support to parts of the […]

by · March 4, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · The Echo, World/National
Candidate consideration

Candidate consideration

Views on higher educationBy Joseph Johns | Echo Republican Presidential Candidates:   Donald Trump “We’re going to be cutting tremendous amounts of waste and fraud and abuse . . . but not services” – Trump in reference to a question of whether he would cut programs “I may cut Department of Education—Common […]

by · February 26, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · World/National
Justice Scalia’s death leaves nation reeling

Justice Scalia’s death leaves nation reeling

With great death comes great responsibilityBy Kaitie Christenberry | Echo Saturday, Feb. 13, Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia passed away at the age of 79 at Cibolo Creek Ranch in Texas during the Supreme Court’s recess, according to LA Times. When they return the Supreme Court is expected to vote […]

by · February 19, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · World/National