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Ten things to know for the week: June 12

Ten things to know for the week: June 12

Rex Features The Roar keeps you updated with local news, recent events and interesting stories ― everything you need to know for this week. 1. On Thursday, the British Prime Minister, Theresa May, held a general election and managed to keep...

 

Ten things to know for the week: June 5

Ten things to know for the week: June 5

Reuters/Kevin Lamarque The Roar keeps you updated with local news, recent events and interesting stories ― everything you need to know for this week. 1. On Tuesday comedian Kathy Griffin posted a photo where she posed with a fake Trump dummy,...

 

Ten things to know for the week: May 8

Ten things to know for the week: May 8

The Roar keeps you updated with local news, recent events and interesting stories ― everything you need to know for this week. 1. Independent centrist Emmanuel Macron won a decisive victory over far-right candidate Marine Le Pen in the second...

 

Ten things to know for the week: May 1

Ten things to know for the week: May 1

by ABC News The Roar keeps you updated with local news, recent events and interesting stories ― everything you need to know for this week. 1. “Daily Show” Comedian Hasan Minhaj earned a standing ovation for his performance at the...

 

Ten things to know for the week: April 24

Ten things to know for the week: April 24

Peter Parks/AFP/Getty Image The Roar keeps you updated with local news, recent events and interesting stories ― everything you need to know for this week. 1. Karim Cheurfi opened fire in Paris at Champs-Elysées killing one police officer....

 

Ten things to know for the week: March 6

Ten things to know for the week: March 6

via Thomas E. Starzl Transplantation Institute by Sueji Han, staff reporter 1. On March 2nd, more than 300 developers and activists joined for the Abortion Access Hackathon for two days trying to find tech based solutions for women’s health...

 

Ten things to know for the week: February 20

Ten things to know for the week: February 20

 via the New York Times by Drew Howerton, section editor 1. Military strategist Lt. Gen. H.R. McMaster was appointed as President Trump’s new national security adviser on Monday. General McMaster’s appointment follows the resignation...

 

Ten things to know for the week: February 6

Ten things to know for the week: February 6

The Roar keeps you updated with local news, recent events and interesting stories ― everything you need to know for this week. On February 7, three federal judges will listen to oral arguments that challenge President Donald Trump’s...

 

Ten things to know for this week: January 16

Ten things to know for this week: January 16

andrew harnik/AP by Rachel Lamb, executive editor President Donald Trump attacked civil rights leader and congressman John Lewis on twitter after John Lewis questioned Trump’s presidency in a interview. John Lewis is well-respected civil...

 

Ten things to know for this week: January 9

Ten things to know for this week: January 9

  by Drew Howerton, section editor 1. Five people were killed at an airport in Fort Lauderdale, Fla. in a shooting on Saturday. Authorities captured 26-year-old Esteban Ruiz Santiago after he killed five and injured at least six others...