Oakton Outlook

Crimea Attack in Kerch

Sahithi Jammulamadaka, Editorial Board

October 21, 2018

Filed under News, World News

   Twenty people, majority college student are confirmed dead after a student went on a shooting spree and detonated a bomb at a college in Crimea, state-run Russian news agency TASS reported Thursday. The suspected perpetrator ...

Saudi Arabian Journalist Disappearance

Portia Dai, Staff Writer

October 17, 2018

Filed under National News, News, World News

A Saudi Arabian journalist went missing two weeks ago on October 2nd and it is now speculated that he was murdered. Turkish officials have investigated the situation and say that Jamal Khashoggi entered a building to conduct an interrogation an...

Differences between Bangkok, Thailand, and Virginia

Cole Starmer, Staff writer

October 17, 2018

Filed under Uncategorized, World News

Living in America, sometimes you can’t help but wonder if the schools in foreign countries are similar, or even comparable to our school. More importantly, are American schools located in foreign countries the same as American ...

Arctic ice breaks history…

Wendy Gao, Staff Writer

September 13, 2018

Filed under Web exclusive, World News

It’s not uncommon knowledge that our earth’s waters have been in a state of emergency for quite some time. Recently, headlines have reported gradually rising sea levels and floating islands of plastic the size of Texas. T...

Russian Investigation takes a new turn

Sahithi Jammulamadaka, Editorial Board

April 12, 2018

Filed under National News, News, World News

On Tuesday Apr. 3rd, a Dutch lawyer tied to former Trump deputy campaign, chairman Rick Gates, became the first person to be sentenced in Robert Mueller’s investigation when a federal judge sentenced him to 30 days in prison and a ...

Sharing is not caring

Lindsey Katsaros, Editorial Board Member

April 10, 2018

Filed under National News, News, Web exclusive, World News

On April 4, it was announced that as many as 87 million Facebook user’s had their information with Cambridge Analytica. This unauthorized sale took place nearly three years, yet it was not until this month that users found out...

North Korea will make their debut at the Winter Olympics

Lindsey Katsaros, Editorial Board Member

January 17, 2018

Filed under News, Web exclusive, World News

On February 9, the Winter Olympics will commence in Pyeongchang, South Korea. With the open ceremony quickly approaching, safety concerns have risen in response to North Korea’s recent behavior. Throughout the past few months,...

Intel needs more intel

Intel needs more intel

January 17, 2018

Why is declaring Jerusalem the capital of Israel so controversial?

Jake Neuffer and Sahithi Jammulamadaka

December 14, 2017

Filed under Uncategorized, World News

What is the controversy over the city? Both Palestinians and Israelis claim Jerusalem as their political capital and sacred religious city. Their history of dispute goes all the way back to 1000 BCE when King David establish...

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