THE SEMINOLE NEWSPAPER

CORONA CRISIS

CORONA CRISIS

Anusha Sikand, Reporter

February 7, 2020

A global outbreak of the coronavirus is killing hundreds around the world and inciting fear amongst nations unexposed to the virus. With the high death toll and the increasing number of affected people, countries all over the world are left in fear as to how to protect their citizens. The 2019 Nov...

IN MEMORY OF KOBE BRYANT

Impacting millions, Kobe Bryant has left an impression bigger than basketball.

Omar Syed and Suhaib Hasan

February 7, 2020

On Jan. 26, the entire world was struck with shock after the passing of the legendary NBA (National Basketball Association) icon Kobe Bryant, and his daughter Gianna Bryant; both were among nine people killed in a helicopter crash in Calabasas, California. With an Oscar, five NBA championships, two fi...

UBER SAFETY

Uber has become one of the top modes of transportation, but safety of people has become a big concern.

Julio Roman, Reporter

February 4, 2020

Uber Technologies, Inc., commonly referred to as Uber, is a company known for safe transportation services. However, as of recently, issues have arisen with safety of both drivers and passengers. Because of this, Uber has implemented new safety measures to ensure a safe ride for everyone. Uber has ...

MEGXIT

Duchess Meghan Markle makes history with her and Prince Harry retiring from the Royal family

Anusha Sikand, Reporter

January 30, 2020

In 2017, Meghan Markle became a national British icon when she married the Duke of Sussex, more commonly known as Prince Harry. Megan Markle, a former actress, is the second American member of the British royal family. Markle was raised in Los Angeles, California and has a mixed ethnic heritage being ...

THE STAGGERING RATES OF HUMAN TRAFFICKING

More men, women, and children everyday are becoming victims of human trafficking her in Florida.

Ritika Vonguru, Reporter

January 30, 2020

The Staggering Rates of Human Trafficking: Often called slavery in the modern age, thousands of men, women, and children fall as victims of human trafficking. Human trafficking is the forceful coercion of an individual that includes, but is not limited to, prostitution/sexual exploitation, forced labo...

A HISTORICAL IMPEACHMENT

A HISTORICAL IMPEACHMENT

Ritika Vonguru, Reporter

January 23, 2020

“Today we will make history. When the managers walk down the hall, we will cross a threshold in history-delivering articles of impeachment against the president of the United States for abuse of power and obstruction of the House,” said Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi. Impeachment, Defined: In ea...

CHINA KEEPING MUSLIMS IN CAMPS

Everyday, more and more Chinese Muslims are harassed and taken away to camps.

Anusha Sikand and Michelle Arshad

January 7, 2020

Religious persecution is not a new concept to be covered in Earth’s history. Time and time again, religious groups have been tried, punished, and sentenced for their opinions and ways of life. Most of the population treat such events as archaic, despite the close proximity religious persecution has to th...

THE 2020 GAME CHANGERS: DEMOCRATIC CANDIDATES V. TRUMP

As some of our Seminole High students become of voting age, the decision of who they will vote for arises.

Ritika Vonguru, Reporter

December 10, 2019

THE LINEUP: TOP CONTENDERS Elizabeth Warren, America’s current leading lady, is circulating the media for her aspirations and promises to our nation. As a left-wing politician, Warren has intentions directed toward her democratic beliefs. Some of these include, but are not limited to, reproductive righ...

SEIZURES: MORE COMMON THAN PREVIOUSLY THOUGHT

The risk of seizures should be known by all and local ERs provide tips on how to help those suffering.

Anusha Sikand, Report

December 9, 2019

In an instant, a seizure can be deadly. About 1 in 1,000 people die a year due to uncontrollable seizures. A seizure is a sudden, uncontrolled electrical disturbance in the brain that can cause changes in your behavior, movements, feelings, and levels of consciousness. Seizures have levels of intensity that are exp...

SENIORITIS: THE MYTHICAL DISEASE

Ritika Vonguru, Reporter

December 6, 2019

November 2019--As college application deadline dates are approaching, many high school seniors have begun to feel unmotivated towards school. This lack of motivation, dubbed senioritis, is commonly referred to as the feeling most seniors experience as they finish up their high school experience .  U...

OPIOID EPIDEMIC HARMS LIVES

Our generations opiod crisis grows more everyday, leaving an increasing damage to our society.

Anusha Sikand and Michelle Arshad

December 5, 2019

In today’s day and age, drugs have become a prevalent mainstream activity among many of America’s youth. From common culture drugs such as tobacco and alcohol to those with heavier consequences, drugs have stormed the United States with a booming impact. Whether it be ourselves or someone we know...

DANGER WITH NEW AIRPODS

With Apple's new release of airpods, some studies have shown possible dangers of these headphones.

Julio Roman, Reporter

December 3, 2019

With Apple’s influx of new products, come the new AirPods Pro. This new Bluetooth device is quite pricey, selling at $250 USD. With the hefty price tag also comes new features and a remodeled design, including noise cancellation, transparency, a touch sensor, and better battery life. On the other hand...