NEWS


News 1/7/2020, 10:00am

5 national stories of the week

Border detentions of people of Iranian descent, Harvey Weinstein’s sexual assault trials, the earthquake in Puerto Rico, a sexual abuse lawsuit against the Boy Scouts of America and SpaceX’s latest launch make up this week’s five national stories.


News 1/6/2020, 10:00am

5 international stories of the week

The mourning of the slain Iranian Revolutionary Guard general, Iraq’s attempt to expel U.S. troops from the country, the Kenyan military base attack, wildfires in Australia and the fleeing of Nissan’s former chairman from Japan make up this week’s five international stories.


News 12/13/2019, 12:00pm

Panel vote sends Trump impeachment charges to full House

Democrats propelled President Donald Trump’s impeachment toward a historic vote by the full U.S. House on Friday, as the Judiciary Committee approved charges of abuse of power and obstruction of Congress. It’s the latest major step in the constitutional and political storm that has divided Congress and the nation.


News 12/10/2019, 10:00am

5 national stories of the week

Articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump, the public being misled about the Afghanistan War, unintentional shootings by law enforcement officers, the Golden Globe nominations and rapper Juice WRLD’s death make up this week’s five national stories. 


News 12/10/2019, 9:45am

‘We must act;’ Democrats unveil Trump impeachment charges

House Democrats announced two articles of impeachment Tuesday against President Donald Trump — abuse of power and obstruction of Congress — pushing toward historic votes over charges he corrupted the U.S. election process and endangered national security in his dealings with Ukraine. 


News 12/9/2019, 10:00am

5 international stories of the week

The shooting by a Saudi gunman at a Florida naval base, a volcano eruption in New Zealand, Hong Kong protests, North Korea’s rocket engine tests and Britain’s upcoming elections make up this week’s five international stories.


News 12/6/2019, 10:00am

Decade in review

With the 2020s soon approaching, Ball State President Geoffrey Mearns reflected on the successes of the university in the past decade, things to improve on and the roadmap for the future.