Our first comes to you from Des Moines Iowa
where an Iowa man has been charged with a hate crime
after police say he tore down and burned an LGBTQ flag hanging outside a bar in
Des Moines. 32-year-old Daniel
Rosemark was arrested after the early Wednesday morning incident.
I asked senior nursing
student Tatum Heath how she feels about a crime like this happening in Iowa.
“……” A similar crime occurred in Ames when a man was arrested for taking a
pride flag from a church and burning it.
Students are hoping
similar crimes will not occur at Morningside.
For our next story we
take a look into the world of science and technology.
imagine rats moving
around the streets of new york in their own tiny cars.
Scientists have worked
with lab rats, teaching them to steer and drive custom made cars.
The rats learned to do
this through both trial and error and were rewarded with cereal for successful
results. Videos of the rats accomplishing these tasks were released and the
rats were able to make some pretty good turns and maneuvers.
Most people may assume
that rats aren’t very intelligent creatures, this research may indicate that
rats are much smarter than people perceive them to be.
I asked “blank” what
their opinion on rats were and then showed them the videos, here’s what they
The world of science
never ceases to amaze us.
our final story, a six-year old boy brought a loaded gun to his Ohio school.
student was caught after telling a classmate about the gun, which was hidden in
his backpack. The gun was apparently the boy’s grandfathers.
control has been a highly debated topic among students of all forms of
education. Morningside students seemed to have differing opinions on the
subject. We asked ‘’’’’’’ what they thought of the story and the issue of gun
control in general.
for or against, it seems gun control and the dangers of guns will be a
prominent topic and issue in our modern times.
you for listening tune in again tomorrow night at 6 central time.