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Michael Cohen sentenced to prison time

Michael Cohen sentenced to prison time

Andreas Lolis ’21, Paper Sports Editor

December 13, 2018

Michael Cohen, a former lawyer for President Donald Trump, was sentenced to three years in prison in a federal court in New York on Dec. 12. Among the crimes for which Cohen was sentenced were tax evasion, campaign finance laws violation and lying to Congress about Trump’s Russian business deali...

Chief of Staff John Kelly expected to leave by end of year

Chief of Staff John Kelly expected to leave by end of year

Ava Simunovic '20

December 10, 2018

White House Chief of Staff John Kelly is expected to resign from his job later this year, according to President Donald Trump in an interview on Saturday Dec. 9. "John Kelly will be leaving — I don’t know if I can say ‘retiring,” Trump told reporters before heading off to the Army vs. Navy ...

Will Haskell defeats Toni Boucher in race for 26th state Senate

Will Haskell defeats Toni Boucher in race for 26th state Senate

Kaela Dockray '20

November 8, 2018

Staples graduate Will Haskell ’11 defeated Republican incumbent Toni Boucher in the 26th Senate District on Nov. 6, turning the district blue for the first time in 45 years. According to The Hour, Haskell earned 53.3 percent of the vote. Many students who do not share the same political views as Haskell were excited to see this change for the 26th District. Olivi...

Odor reported in Staples’ English hallway causes evacuation, no chemicals detected

Odor reported in Staples’ English hallway causes evacuation, no chemicals detected

Eddie Kiev '20, Web News Editor

October 3, 2018

By Eddie Kiev '20 Staples High School was evacuated from 12:20 p.m. to 1:10 p.m. on Oct. 3 after an odor was reported in the junior and senior bookroom in the English hallway at noon. The Westport Fire Department reported that the odor was caused by a sewage leak. A social studies staff member who preferr...

Kavanaugh nomination backed, pending FBI investigation

Kavanaugh nomination backed, pending FBI investigation

September 28, 2018

Daniel Harizman '19 The senate judiciary committee voted to send the nomination of Supreme Court Justice, Brett Kavanaugh, to the full senate pending a one week FBI investigation surrounding sexual assault accusations made by Dr. Christine Blasey Ford earlier this month.   “The due diligence needs to be done, a...

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