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‘Snowden’ is a quiet, calmer breed of thriller

‘Snowden’ is a quiet, calmer breed of thriller

By Nicole Prieto | Staff Writer Directed by Oliver Stone and starring Joseph Gordon-Levitt, “Snowden” is a subdued but well-crafted dramatization of one of the most notorious government leaks in recent years. After Edward Snowden’s attempt at joining the Special Forces fails due to his shin splints, he pursues other means to serve his country. […]

Experts say JFK killed by multiple gunmen

Experts say JFK killed by multiple gunmen

By Julian Routh and Addie Smith | The Duquesne Duke History books say that President John F. Kennedy was shot and killed by Lee Harvey Oswald alone. But a conference in the Power Center Ballroom last week brought up other possibilities.  The Cyril H. Wecht Institute of Forensic Science and Law hosted a three-day symposium […]

Duquesne cancels Rivera over ‘selfie’

Duquesne cancels Rivera over ‘selfie’

By Julian Routh | News Editor The line between what is and isn’t ‘Duquesne-able’ led university officials to cancel a well-known journalist’s appearance at an upcoming conference. Geraldo Rivera, host of Geraldo at Large on Fox News, will no longer be appearing at a Duquesne symposium dedicated to a discussion about the assassination of President […]