This Week’s World News (January 22-28)

All the news the average teen should be aware of…

Monday Jan 22

  • School shooting in Dallas
  • Cardinals hire Carolina defensive coordinator Steve Wilks as new head coach
  • After more than a year of employee-only testing, the Amazon Go grocery store in Seattle is finally open for business. The premise is simple — just walk in, grab what you want, and then walk out. Probably feels like shoplifting ayeeee
  • Neil Diamond diagnosed with Parkinson’s and will retire from touring

Tuesday Jan 23

  • A Student opens fire in his Kentucky high school. Killing 2 and injuring 15
  • earthquake hits Alaska coast, an astonishing 7.9 and 8.2 magnitude. A tsunami warning was put in place after water levels rose located near the quakes epicenter
  • VP mike pence visited Jerusalem causing many locals to go on strike and stay home
  • Oscar nominations revealed

Wednesday Jan 24

  • Toys r us is going to close down 128 stores in the next few months
  • Police in Panama City Beach, Florida, have charged two 12-year-old middle-school students with cyberstalking after the suicide of another student.
  • The Doomsday Clock has been set to two minutes to midnight for the year 2018, the closest it has been to midnight since the 1950s.
  • Pope Says Fake News Is Evil, Compares It to Serpent in the Garden of Eden
  • At least 33 people killed in South Korea Hospital
  • Elton John will retire after his final world tour
  • Scientist cloned monkeys using a technique the used with dolly the sheep

Thursday Jan 25

  • Playing in his first PGA-sanctioned tournament in 12 months, Tiger Woods finished  the first round in the Farmers Insurance Open. Course at Torrey Pines, San Diego, CA
  • President Donald Trump is proposing giving 1.8 million young undocumented immigrants a pathway to citizenship in exchange for $25 billion for his long-promised wall and a host of other strict immigration reforms
  • In less than 3 months, Cape town, South Africa will likely run out of water
  • Trump at World Economic Forum
  • Grumpy Cat’s owner was awarded $700,000 in a copyright dispute. The cat still won’t smile.
  • Newly discovered jawbone means humans left Africa Earlier than we thought. Found in a collapsed cave in Israel.
  • 1.1 million people logged in to watch Bernie Sander’s talk universal Medicare

Friday Jan 26

  • Migos released new album called culture 2
  • Trump admin. Announces sanctions against Russia
  • Trump wanted Van Gogh, got a 18 karat, fully functioning, solid gold toilet
  • 12 camels who got botox were banned from beauty festival in Saudi Arabia. For King Abdulaziz Camel festival for racing

SAT Jan 27

  • Taliban car bomb in  Kabul, Afghanistan
  • Paris is flooding, Seine river overflow
  • Taylor Weyeneth fired after false resumes. He was 24 running US Drug Policy

Sun Jan 28

  • Fitness trackers release military locations


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