BREAKING NEWS REPORTING
The landfall of Tropical Storm Michael at Elon
On the first full day of Fall Break, rains and winds from Tropical Storm Michael wreaked havoc on Elon University and the rest of Alamance County, which immediately declared a state of emergency. The coverage below follows the impact of the storm:
Part I: Rains from Tropical Storm Michael drench Elon
Part II: Moseley Center turned into a student shelter
Part III: Cleaning up Michael's Mess on campus
Part IV: Readjusted power line may 'be the one affecting Elon'
Part V: Power at Elon has been restored
Police disperse teacher protest at Parliament in Rabat
RABAT, MOROCCO — Police forces used water cannons and batons to disperse thousands of contractual teachers attempting to hold an overnight sit-in in front of Parliament. According to early estimates from teacher unions 64 protestors were injured during the 12-hour protest...
This breaking news story was Part VI of a series on the teacher movement:
Story I: Two protests take place in Rabat on International Women's Day
Story II: Contractual and Cell 9 teachers: 'We will continue our protests'
Story III: Moroccan teachers march into April, making 3 months of protests
Story IV: Moroccan teachers: 'We can't go back until government gives in'
Story V: Moroccan teachers: 'Each protest gets bigger as more join us'
Story VI: Police disperse teacher protest at Parliament in Rabat
Story VII: Moroccan teachers to suspend strike after month of turmoil
Story VIII: Unions and protestors march on Labor Day in Morocco
Elon 2018 alumnus killed in Georgia homicide
Chris Edwards, 24, a 2018 Elon University alumnus, has been found dead alongside his sister and mother in Cobb County, Georgia. The Cobb County Police Department, whose officers found the bodies on Wednesday at around 6 p.m., stated the three deaths were a murder-suicide. Edwards' mother, Marsha, 58, killed Chris and younger sister Erin, 20, before committing suicide...
Reporting from this story contributed to long-form coverage in The Pendulum and online.
Police investigating Elon student death 'as a suicide'
Elon University senior Harrison Pearce Durant, 23, died Friday evening. Town of Elon Police were called at 10:43 a.m. to his off-campus home in Partners Place. Town of Elon Police Chief Cliff Parker said Durant's death is "an isolated incident." It is being "investigated as a suicide..."
Reporting from this story contributed to long-form coverage online.
Elon junior dies 'unexpectedly' Saturday
Elon University junior Breslin Thomas Wiley, 21, died Saturday morning. He was found at his off-campus home in the Town of Elon. Town of Elon Police were called to Wiley's home at 216 E Foster Drive, shortly after noon. According to the Town of Elon Police Department, Wiley's death was "unexpected." It is being investigated as an "incident of self harm..."