President Trump fails to recognize Pride Month for second consecutive year

President Trump fails to recognize Pride Month for second consecutive year

As a candidate Donald Trump held up a Pride flag and vowed to be supportive of LGBT+ rights. But this is the second consecutive year that President Trump hasn’t recognized Pride month. This coupled with his stance on transgender troops serving in the military has left many LGBT+ supporters questioning the president’s agenda. Established by …

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Antidepressant Addiction Raises Questions About Necessity of Prescription Care

Antidepressant Addiction Raises Questions About Necessity of Prescription Care

Most Americans with depression prefer psychological treatments over prescription drugs, according to a National Institutes of Health study. But the use of drugs to treat depression has risen substantially through the years. From 2011-2014 nearly 11 percent of the U.S. population reported using an antidepressant in the past 30 days, according to a survey done …

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TCU welcomes refugees despite political climate

TCU welcomes refugees despite political climate

Attorney General Jeff Sessions said last week that victims of gang or domestic violence no longer qualify for asylum in the United States. It’s a change meant to address the nation’s increasing backlog of asylum applications. Sessions said the government is hiring 100 immigration judges to handle the backlog. According to U.S. Citizenship and Immigration …

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Discrepancies apparent in coverage of Men’s and Women’s College Basketball

Discrepancies apparent in coverage of Men’s and Women’s College Basketball

There is not nearly as much coverage of women’s college basketball as there is of men’s college basketball, a recent study has found. ThinkProgress, the online news website that conducted the study, tracked all of ESPN’s shows during the week of March 27 – April 2, 2017 and discovered 27 of the 57 shows it …

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TCU football begins $100 million stadium upgrades

TCU football begins $100 million stadium upgrades

The TCU football program’s success has generated big money which has also allowed it to start big projects. That now means a bigger stadium. Construction will soon start on a $100 million-dollar expansion to Amon G. Carter Stadium. The project comes after the stadium went through a $164 million renovation in 2012 — TCU’s first season …

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Youngest winner of “The Voice” guided by North Texas native

Youngest winner of “The Voice” guided by North Texas native

Youth dominated the 14th season of “The Voice” as a 15-year-old took the top honors in a field that included several teens. Alexa Cappelli, 18, of Upland, California was among the contestants. She said her experience – she was on Kelly Clarkson’s team, helped her improve her vocal and performance skills. “She really did pour …

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