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News Briefs-National and International

RACHEL RANDER CATHOLIC VALUES COLUMNIST National Trump Settles Trump University Lawsuits President-elect Donald Trump agreed Nov. 18 to settle three lawsuits involving Trump University for $25 million. Issues with Trump University have been debated throughout his presidential campaign. The school…

News Briefs-International and National

RACHEL RANDER CATHOLIC VALUES COLUMNIST National Pence Takes Over Transition Efforts President-elect Donald Trump announced Friday that Vice President-elect Mike Pence would be replacing New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie as chairman of White House transition efforts. Christie will remain on…

News briefs-National and International

RACHEL RANDER CATHOLIC VALUES COLUMNIST National US On Alert For Possible Pre-election Terror Attack Authorities are researching the validity of information they received on a possible terrorist attack from al-Qaeda. Possible targets include New York, Texas, and Virginia. According to…

News briefs-National and International

RACHEL RANDER CATHOLIC VALUES COLUMNIST National  Supreme Court Rules On Transgender Bathroom Case Supreme Court justices said Oct. 28 that they will hear an appeal from Gloucester County school board on the issue of transgender students using the bathrooms of…

News Briefs-National and International

RACHEL RANDER CATHOLIC VALUES COLUMNIST National  Several Popular Sites Hacked The U.S. Department of Homeland Security and the Federal Bureau of Investigation are investigating cyber attacks targeting internet infrastructure provider Dyn that occurred on Friday. Last week, Homeland Security issued…

News briefs-National and International

RACHEL RANDER CATHOLIC VALUES COLUMNIST National Obama vetoes Saudi Arabia bill On Friday, President Barack Obama made his 12th presidential veto, blocking a bill made by Congress that would have allowed family members of 9/11 victims to sue Saudi Arabia.…