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Mac Miller’s death leaves students heartbroken

Mac Miller’s death leaves students heartbroken

September 16, 2018

By Remy Teltser '21   Social media flooded with teary eyes and tribute pictures for the idolized Hip-Hop rapper on the afternoon of Sept. 7. Mac Miller, 26 year-old singer and producer, was...

Arnold Palmer’s death shakes Staples community

Arnold Palmer’s death shakes Staples community

Kit Epstein, Breaking News Managing Editor September 27, 2016

Kit Epstein '17, Breaking News Managing Editor Arnold Palmer, four time winner of The Masters Golf Tournament and receiver of the 2004 Presidential Medal of Freedom, died at 87 due to heart complications...

Two documentaries paint the life and death of Kurt Cobain

Two documentaries paint the life and death of Kurt Cobain

Colette Lippman, Staff Writer May 6, 2016

Even if you haven’t heard of  “Nirvana,” you’ve heard of the name Kurt Cobain. At the young age of 27, Cobain, the lead singer and guitarist of the famous rock band “Nirvana,” committed suicide....

Death of Prince shocks fans and admirers

Death of Prince shocks fans and admirers

Max Bibicoff, Staff Writer April 24, 2016

The world-renowned singer known as Prince passed away on April 21 at his estate in Chanhassen, Minnesota.  After paramedics attempted to perform CPR on him to no avail, he was officially pronounced dead...

Superstar David Bowie dies at 69

Superstar David Bowie dies at 69

Jimmy Ray Stagg and Colette Lipman January 12, 2016

On Sunday, Jan. 10, just two days after his 69th birthday and the release of his latest album “Blackstar,” David Bowie, born David Robert Jones, passed away following an 18-month battle with liver...

Why we will survive the Ebola outbreak

Why we will survive the Ebola outbreak

Jennifer Gouchoe, Staff Writer November 10, 2014

We’re all going to die. It’s just a given: the world is going to be consumed by Ebola, and millions of people will die off in a “Contagion”-esque manner. Especially now since Ebola has reached...

Down with the death penalty

Down with the death penalty

Justine Seligson, Photo Editor May 26, 2014

Listen to any US politician’s speech and chances are, at some point, he or she will sprinkle in a form of the below phrase. “America’s great because we’re free.” Okay. For the most part,...

Ripples of Terror: Students Reflect on Bin Laden Death

May 2, 2011

At 11:30 p.m. on May 1, President Barack Obama announced to the world in a televised address that Osama bin Laden, the leader of terrorist organization Al-Qaeda, and the most wanted man in the world...

To Write or Not to Write: My Journey in Writing a Novel

December 13, 2010

It’s eleven o’clock; where are your children? Out with friends? Doing homework? Sleeping? Or are they noveling? This has been the case for me every night for the past 30 days of my life. I’ve...

Death Penalty: What Does Staples Think?

October 5, 2010

Image via Wikipedia Haley Randich '14 Staff Writer Steve Hayes, a man indicted for the brutal murders of Jennifer Hawke-Petit and her two daughters, Hayley and Michaela, has been on trial for the past three...

Nodar Kumaritashvili (above holding flag) was an admirable member of the Georgian Olympic team | Photo by s.yume

Olympics 2010: Viewer Discretion Advised

March 9, 2010

Natasha Gabbay '10 Web Managing Editor I was sitting on the couch, harmlessly translating some Spanish vocabulary words on my laptop, while the 7:30 p.m. Olympic coverage was on in the background....

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