By Lea Goldstone
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There have been two shocking breaches of white house security in the past week, and as the days go on, more chilling details are being discovered about each case.
On Friday the 19th, an ex- military soldier named Omar Gonzalez jumped over the fence at the White House, made a sprint across the lawn, and reached the doors before being stopped by security. At first, not much was known about Gonzalez or the incident, but there have been recent updates. He was carrying a Spyderco VG-10 folding knife along with a 3 ½ -inch serrated blade. As well as the knives, they also found more than 800 rounds of ammunition in his car, along with two hatchets and a machete. -READ MORE-
By Nina Faridnia
Entertainer and female vocalist of the year, eight number 1 singles, the 24 year-old American singer-songwriter and actress has done it again. Nominated a total of 484 times, Taylor Swift has won 226 awards throughout her years as a singer.
Music has been a huge part of Swifts life. As a child growing up, she began writing her own songs, taught herself how to play the guitar, and was performing at a variety of local events. At the age of 14, Swift moved to Nashville, Tennessee to pursue a career in music. There she landed a recording contract and eventually set a household name for herself. -READ MORE-