Oakton Outlook

The Death of Nipsey Hussle

Conor Krouse, Staff Writer

April 12, 2019

Filed under Events, Feature, National News, News

Gang violence, riots, and shootings are not a new phenomenon around the big cities of America. From New York, to Chicago, and Los Angeles, this epidemic that has swept the nation for decades has always been a prevalent part of...

Daylight Saving…More Like Daylight Ending

Payton Wozny, Editorial Board

March 11, 2019

Filed under InDepth, National News, News

At 2:00 A.M. EST on March 10, we all time traveled. Not actually, but we set our clocks forward seemingly traveling through time. What I’m referring to is daylight saving time(DST), which is everyone’s favorite day of the year in whi...

NEDA Week and Breaking Eating Disorder Stereotypes

Sarah Jeffries, Staff Writer

March 11, 2019

Filed under National News

Last week was National Eating Disorder Awareness Week, started by the National Eating Disorder Association to bring awareness to different types of eating disorders. Eating disorders aren’t commonly talked about in schools, and ar...

Airbnb’s controversies are threatening its decision to go public

Kartik Mukalla, Staff Writer

March 11, 2019

Filed under National News, News

Airbnb’s success in its field has been unparalleled. Started as a way to make rent money by two struggling roommates, it has grown into a gigantic business worth well over $31 billion. It’s among of a new wave of hospitality ...

Measles Outbreak in the US

Sarah Jeffries, Staff Writer

March 1, 2019

Filed under National News, News

Although it’s cold and flu season, there is a much more concerning illness thats spreading its way into U.S. headlines. Most of us by now know that there has been an unusually high amount of confirmed measles cases in the United Sta...

The truth about “zombie deers”

Kartik Mukalla, Staff Writer

March 1, 2019

Filed under National News, News

There’s a new epidemic in America, and it sounds like something out of a cheesy horror movie: Zombie deer. No, really. With viral videos of them popping up every day, the epidemic has spread to over 24 states and does no...

What Trump’s Shutdown Means for the Future of American Democracy

Emily Bach

January 21, 2019

Filed under National News, News, Opinion, Politics

  Throughout the government shutdown, Trump has repeatedly bashed Democratic leaders for their inability to compromise on border security. The shutdown, fueled primarily by Trump’s demands for funding for a border w...

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