Jason Hipp

RIAA targets students

Posted 7:50pm Oct 2 by Jason Hipp U-WIRE Washington Bureau On Sept. 9, one Boston University student logged onto a downloading program, one of many peer-to-peer networks that facilitate the exchange of music and movies, and traded some Janet Jackson and B2K tunes. Less than two weeks later, the student faced a lawsuit from the […]

Hurricane Isabel shuts down Washington

Posted 11:29pm September 23 by Jason Hipp U-WIRE Washington Bureau Hurricane Isabel swept through Washington, D.C., Thursday night into Friday morning, its high winds and heavy rain leaving a trail of downed trees and flooded streets, shutting down the federal and city government for two days, closing the Metro rail and bus service for the […]