The Friday after Thanksgiving is a time when many begin shopping for Christmas gifts. It’s a time when stores often give discounts and deals for products in order to put them in the black. It has been dubbed Black Friday and has been a miniature holiday for many years.
STATE, NATIONAL AND GLOBAL NEWS
Buy Missouri Week, an initiative created by Missouri’ Governor Mike Parson in 2017, was held Oct. 8-15 to promote businesses and manufacturers in Missouri.
On Nov. 8, the polls will be open for this year’s national general election. Missouri’s ballot will include seats up for election, amendments to the Missouri Constitution and a question about a state Constitutional Convention.
Missouri Senator Roy Blunt held a press conference on Wednesday to reflect on his 12 years as a senator and some of his most recent congressional actions.
A school shooting in St. Louis, Missouri on Monday left a teacher and a student dead while injuring seven others, according to a press conference from the St. Louis, MO Police Department. The teacher was Jean Kuczka, a graduate of Missouri State University.
“If you see an edited Tweet it's because we're testing the edit button,” Twitter’s official account said on Sept. 1. “This is happening and you'll be okay.” Shortly after, IOS 16 was launched on Sept. 12 with one of its main selling features being the ability to edit and unsend iMessages.
Voting is one of the primary ways that people engage with the political process, and the first step to voting is to register. It’s a good idea to check your registration every year, especially this year after redistricting might have changed the district in which students in Springfield vote…
Greenwashing is misleading marketing used to portray a company or product as sustainable and eco-friendly. This practice can include nature imagery, vague claims or unverified labels. The fashion industry is a prime example of where greenwashing can be spotted, especially in fast fashion.