Rohit Rammohan

Rohit Rammohan is an Intern and Muiltimedia Journalist with Urban Newsroom. For comments, assistance or help, contact Rohit at RRammohan@urbannewsroom.com
  • Thousands Threatened By California wildfires

    Wildfires raging in Los Angeles County & Ventura County threatened several homes and destroyed many more. Dubbed the Thomas Fire, the Creek Fire and Rye Fire respectively, these fires destroyed over 150 structures and led to 150,000 evacuations, according to The Weather Channel. They have also reported that these...
  • Rex Tillerson – Secretary of State?

    The Secretary of State may be on his way out. Various sources report that President Trump allegedly plans to replace Rex Tillerson. According to the Associated Press, CIA Director Mike Pompeo may be in line for the position. These reports also indicate that Senator Tom Cotton of Arkansas could...
  • Hawaii Reinstates Air Raid Sirens

    On November 20th, 2017, President Donald J. Trump designated North Korea as a State Sponsor of Terrorism. Less than a week later, on November 26th, Hawaii has become the first state to reinstate air raid sirens. According to NBC News reports, the state made this decision on account of...
  • Data Breach: Uber

    On Tuesday, November 21, 2017, Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi acknowledged the occurrence of a major data breach which took place in 2016 which may have affected up to 57 million accounts of both drivers and riders worldwide. According to the Uber website, it is believed that two individuals were...
  • The Weekend Recap

    New Orleans Mayoral Election As the city of New Orleans celebrates its 300th year, the French-Founded city now has a new reason to celebrate. As of Saturday, November 18th, 2017, LaToya Cantrell is the first female mayor-elect in the city’s history. According to Reuters, LaToya defeated her opponent, Desiree...
  • Keystone XL Pipeline Leak

    It has recently been learned the Keystone Pipeline has leaked the equivalent of 5000 barrels of oil, in accordance to reports from Reuters. The Keystone project is an oil pipeline meant to transfer oil from Alberta, Canada to oil refineries in the United States, and in particular, to Steele...
  • The Future Has Arrived: FDA Approves First Digital Pill

    The Jetsons, in the 1950’s, depicted a futuristic world. Their reality consisted of flying cars, robots and food in a pill. It looks like we might not be far from that future. According to an Food & Drug Administration (FDA) Press Release, the agency, on November 13th, 2017, approved...
  • Disney to buy Fox? Rupert Murdoch’s Disney Dreams

    Michael Eisner’s Disney and Rupert Murdoch’s 21st Century Fox may be getting a new leash of life. According to various sources, a possible sale of 21st Century Fox to Disney may be in the works. CNBC has reported of possible talks between the two conglomerates. The reports state that...
  • Post-Trump: America’s Election Night

    On November 7th, 2017, citizens of Virginia, New Jersey and Georgia took part in their right to vote. The elections held in these states resulted in what cable news networks like CNN are calling “A Very Bad Night For Trump”. The headline referring to the losses faced by the...