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Every date has it. That awkward moment when the bill is placed squarely down on the table. Sometimes the waiter assumes and places it slightly more within reach of the …

The New England Patriots dynasty continues after their sixth Super Bowl win on February 3 against the L.A. Rams. The GOAT himself has proven that age is just a number …

A few weeks ago, New York State passed the Reproductive Health Act. This added the right to an abortion in the New York State constitution, just in case Roe v. …

After dropped charges in a domestic abuse case during the Spring 2018 school semester, University at Albany student Omar Helalat had his immigration status revoked and was detained by United …

For decades, New York had an archaic and embarrassing burden: it’s voting laws were some of the oldest and most restrictive in the United States. Options to vote were limited. …

Thirty-five days; 840 hours; 50,400 minutes; 3,024,000 seconds. These numbers all represent the duration of the longest government shutdown in American history. On Dec 22, 2018 the US government effectively …

           Albert Einstein said that the definition of insanity is doing the same thing over and over again and expecting a different outcome. We’re supposed to learn from our mistakes, …

The story of the refugee caravan traveling through Mexico is one of profound desperation and sadness. Thousands of refugees are making the long journey to the United States after fleeing …

One of my favorite restaurants off campus is Tanpopo Ramen, located at 893 Broadway, Albany, NY 12207. I’m from the city, and one of the things I value the most …

In 1868, following the Civil War and the abolition of slavery, the United States ratified the 14th Amendment, defining citizen as a right of birth and guaranteeing equal protection under …