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News Briefs: National news

BY MELISSA SIEGLER STAFF WRITER Supreme Court reconsiders use of lethal injection drugs Supreme Court officials have agreed to reconsider the use of new drugs that are becoming increasingly popular for lethal injection after protests that they cause severe and…

News Briefs: International news

BY SAMANTHA PANGRAZIO STAFF WRITER Brazil experiences perilous drought crisis At a time of souring temperatures in its summer months, Brazil is experiencing the worst draught its three most populous states have witnessed in 80 years. Residents of Rio de…

News Briefs: National briefs

BY MELISSA SIEGLER STAFF WRITER Keystone XL Pipeline approved in House, moves on to Senate The House of Representatives voted to pass a bill approving the Key Stone XL Pipeline on Friday, Nov. 14th. According to a Fox News article,…