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Twice a Teammate, Forever a Friend

By TORI ADDISON Staff Writer Senior teammates Dominykas Milka and Kareem Thomas have a lot more in common than just their love for basketball. In fact, the two have a history that predates their time…


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All the Madness that Comes with March

By TORI ADDISON Staff Writer Even though March is one of those weird months where students just get a bunch of time off because nothing else exciting really happens, it is quite possibly the best…


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Clinging to Guns and Religion

By ZACHARY OLSAVICKY Opinion Editor When running for president back in 2008, then-Senator Barack Obama made a controversial statement about disillusionment among working-class voters, saying that they “cling to guns or religion,” among other things,…


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Religion No Cover for Bigotry in Arizona

By KATHERINE BAKAITIS Staff Writer Earlier in the month of February, the Arizona state government presented and passed a bill that would have allowed businesses that asserted their religious beliefs the right to deny service…



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Security Holds Safety Presentation

By ALEXIS SACCONE Contributing Writer The streets of Albany are not as safe as people may think; during the day or night, it doesn’t make a difference. That was the message delivered by Head of…


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Utility Crews Fix Minor Gas Leak on Madison Avenue

By JACKSON WANG Executive Editor Utility crews were out in front of Centennial Hall Thursday and Friday fixing a cracked cast iron gas main, according to Patrick Stella, spokesperson for National Grid. “We were called…



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Could Lane Closures Shut the Door on Christie?

By ZACHARY OLSAVICKY Opinion Editor Few things about politics tend to rankle voters quite like gridlock. It’s existed since time immemorial, slowing the legislative process and bringing out the best—and often worst—negotiating skills in politicians….


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Francis I Captivating in Inaugural Year

By KATHERINE BAKAITIS Staff Writer TIME’s Person of the Year is a prestigious honor given to the most influential and popular person of the year. 2013 has seen the rise of many influential and popular…