Weekly Hot Topics – April 30th 2015

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HEADLINES

An earthquake with a magnitude of 7.8 struck Nepal earlier this week, destroying homes and killing thousands. International rescue efforts are still on-going.

LabelOne opinion on the event: Disaster relief should be a global effort. Do you support this opinion? Support it now or add your own.

 

HEADLINES

Governor Larry Hogan of Maryland declared a state of emergency and called in the National Guard for violent riots in Baltimore this week. Peaceful demonstrations over Freddie Gray’s death turned violent, leaving police officers injured.

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One opinion on the story: Violence is not the answer. Do you support the opinion? Support this opinion now or add your own!

 

SPORTS

The 2015 NFL Draft Day is today! The 80th annual NFL draft will strengthen all the teams as they get ready to compete for next year’s Super Bowl.

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One opinion on the event: Draft Day is more important than the Super Bowl. Click support if you agree or add your own opinion here!

 

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