Sun Country leaves passengers stranded in Mexico

While Summer is fast approaching, the actual climate has not reflected the expected temperature of the seasons this year. Just this weekend, Minnesota has experienced a severe snowstorm, which resulted in the cancellation of all the flights scheduled on Saturday evening. There was a total of about 700 flights that were affected over the weekend. The occurrence of a blizzard in April is, nonetheless, odd. Unfortunately for some, this means that those who were scheduled to arrive at Minneapolis/St. Paul International Airport will not be able to do so. This…

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Are Android Apps Infringing on the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act?

Study finds that a large number of Android applications have infringed on COPPA law. The internet has become so complicated in recent years such that nothing online can be trusted anymore. In fact, any information one posts on their social media, regardless of privacy settings, can no longer be treated as secure. Just a while ago, there has been an uproar regarding data sharing between Facebook and Cambridge Analytica. While people are over concerned about their own privacy and the way in which their information is getting exploited by the…

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Will a mother’s loss during pregnancy affect the infant?

Mother’s loss of a loved one during pregnancy could affect the fetus later in life. Maternal stress from the bereavement will impact the unborn child. A paper that was published in the American Economic Review recently reveals the adverse effect death could have on a fetus. The research was done by professionals at the Stanford University. In a nutshell, the report shows that losing a loved one will not only affect the mother, but also the unborn child. In fact, this increases the risk of mental health problems for the child…

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South Africa’s Winnie Mandela Passes Away at 81

Winnie Madikizela-Mandela, the ex-wife of noted African figure Nelson Mandela, died on April 2ndat the age of 81. She succumbed peacefully in the early hours of Monday afternoon surrounded by her family and loved ones. She has been fighting the illness for over a year, coming in and out of the Netcare Milpark Hospital in Johannesburg. Now the nation and the world as a whole mourns our freedom fighter. Also known solely as Winnie Mandela, the 8thfirst lady of South Africa has left quite a mark on South Africa. Born in…

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Another Unarmed Innocent Black Man Shot Down, Now Can We Talk?

Stephon Clark is shot down 20 times in his grandmother’s backyard, unarmed “Stephon Clark. 22. Unarmed. Black. Shot 20 times by law enforcement this past Sunday evening in Sacramento. In his own backyard. Police Officers stated that they “feared for their life”. They mistook his cell phone for a “crow bar”.” This is the newsflash of the tragic event that occurred on Sunday, March 18th. It has surfaced across all media platforms, particularly social media. Clark was in his grandmother’s backyard in Sacramento, CA when he was fatally shot, by…

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