Current Events Updates: Week 13

Current Events Updates are a compilation of news stories posted every Friday. They are researched over the school week by Journalism staffers. The Crimson is not responsible for any factual inaccuracies in the stories reported. The Current Events Updates from previous weeks can be found here.


from Emily Farren

Iran launched a ballistic missile six hundred miles before it exploded in a reentry test in blatant violation of a UN resolution.


from Rachel Howard

President Trump announced Neil Gorsuch as his Supreme Court nominee. Trump praised Gorsuch, a conservative judge, as having “outstanding legal skills [and] a brilliant mind” as well as “bipartisan support.”


from MJ Macias

Beyonce is having twins, the announcement going viral on social media.


from Brigid Ambuul

Trump’s temporary immigration ban has led to ten thousand visas being revoked so far.