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Netflix cancels Daredevil after three seasons

Netflix cancels <em>Daredevil</em> after three seasons

Griffin Sendek | Staff Writer 12/06/18 Marvel’s Netflix saga is coming to an end. With the cancellation of Daredevil, the show that started it all back in 2015, the light of Marvel’s most successful venture onto the small screen is slowly, but surely, burning out. The announcement on Nov. 29, 2018, that Daredevil would not […]

Some Duquesne law professors oppose Kavanaugh confirmation

Some Duquesne law professors oppose Kavanaugh confirmation

Kellen Stepler | Staff Writer 10/11/2018 Being a justice on the United States Supreme Court is one of the most powerful and privileged positions in the judiciary branch of the government. Composed of only nine judges that serve their terms for life, the court is called upon to serve the United States by making critical […]

Duquesne professor explains hunt for anonymous writer

Duquesne professor explains hunt for anonymous writer

Raymond Arke | Editor-in-chief 09/13/2018 The nationwide hunt has been on for the anonymous Trump administration official who wrote the Sept. 5 New York Times anonymous op-ed critical of the president. One Duquesne professor, with plenty of experience in finding true authors’ identities, discussed how the process works. Patrick Juola, a computer science professor, has […]

Culture must change to embrace road safety for all

Culture must change to embrace road safety for all

By Duke Staff With automobiles killing a cyclist in Oakland and two pedestrians in the Hill District this past week, there is a growing need for drivers, pedestrians and cyclists to assume greater responsibility on the dangerous roads of Pittsburgh. For bicyclists, first and foremost, riding on city streets can be difficult. On streets without […]

Hands-free technology isn’t safer choice

Hands-free technology isn’t safer choice

By Rebekah Devorak | Opinions Editor What seems more dangerous: tapping out a friend’s number on a physical phone while driving or asking your car’s voice-activated system to do it for you? According to a study released earlier this month by the AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety, it’s not the obvious answer. Companies are producing […]