Emory Students Show “Fear,” “Pain” Amid Trump Chalkings

Mar 24, 2016, 7:10 pm EDT

The words ‘Trump 2016’ on chalk at the Emory University campus, resulting in widespread fear.

A number of students at the Georgia university say they no longer feel safe on campus as publicly condoning Donald Trump in his presidential run means more than that.

A group of 40 or 50 students protested, shouting in the quad “You are not listening! Come speak to us, we are in pain!” in regard to the anti-Muslim, anti-Latino and anti-black messages that Trump’s campaign has included. Read 

Presidential Election 2016: Marco Rubio Drops Out

Mar 16, 2016, 1:22 pm EDT

Florida Senator Marco Rubio has dropped out of the 2016 presidential election.

Marco Rubio announced his departure from the presidential election after losing in his home state of Florida to fellow candidate Donald Trump. He congratulated the businessman turned politician in his farewell speech.

Marco Rubio also said that there was a lot of anger in current politics and that he understands it. However, he said he refused to take part in it because it wasn’t what was good for the country, reports Breitbart News. Read 

USPS News: Postage Stamps to Get Price CUT on April 10

Mar 15, 2016, 12:09 pm EDT

The United States Postal Service (USPS) has announced that postage stamps will be going down in price on April 10.

Here is a breakdown of how some postage stamp prices will be reduced.

    Letters (1 oz.) — Price will drop from 49 cents to 47 cents. Letters Additional Ounces — Price will go from 22 cents to 21 cents. International Letters — Price will drop from $1.20 to $1.15. Postcards — Price will decrease from 35 cents to 34 cents.

More information regarding the drop in postage stamp prices can be found at the USPS’ website. Read 

IRS Warns Taxpayers of Newest Tax Scam

Mar 14, 2016, 7:53 pm EDT

The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) is warning taxpayers of a new tax scam. Source: Flickr

Scammers acting like they are agents of the IRS have stolen tens of millions of dollars from taxpayers who thought they were paying their taxes. Taxpayers are being called and the agency is claiming that taxpayer information needs to be verified over the phone.

The scammers call and say they are with the IRS and have the consumer’s tax return. They then ask to verify some information to process your return. Read 

Ben Carson Endorses Donald Trump

Mar 11, 2016, 6:30 pm EDT

Ben Carson has publicly expressed his support for Donald Trump’s presidential bid.

The retired neurosurgeon and former Republican presidential candidates backed the billionaire Friday, saying Trump has two sides: the combative campaign persona and a “very cerebral” approach in private.

Carson suspended his campaign for the Republican presidential nomination. Trump now has the endorsement of two former nominees in Carson and New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie. Read 

Why Michael Bloomberg Says He Will NOT Run for President in 2016

Mar 8, 2016, 4:05 pm EDT

Michael Bloomberg will not be running for president.

The former New York City Mayor said that he will not bid to become the Republican presidential candidate as doing so could potentially increase the chances of Donald Trump or Ted Cruz winning the election.

“That is not a risk I can take in good conscience,” Bloomberg wrote. He also criticized both Democratic and Republican candidates for adjusting their platform to cater to fringes of both parties. Read 

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