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Biggest tragedy of Montecito’s history shocks Californians

Gavin Kale, Reporter

January 24, 2018

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In Montecito, California, a devastating mudslide occured. Residents of Montecito ignored the warnings, thinking nothing of them, and paid the price when the mudslide came. Currently, the death toll has reached seventeen, and...

Californian Families and Homes Destroyed by Mudslides

Brian Navarro, Reporter

January 24, 2018

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California has just suffered through a series of wildfires, but the suffrage is not over yet. With the opposite of fire making an impact on California. As a storm hits Cali, several homes and communities suffer from mudslides....

United States Roaring with Wildfires

Isaac Trujillo, Reporter

December 12, 2017

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In California there has been an outburst of Dry winds and brush being set on fire. In California, the Thomas fire is now the fifth largest blaze in modern California History. Fires raging largely covering approx. 230,00 acres o...

News Brings Light to Slave Trade Markets in Libya

Aneesa Arana, Sports Editor

December 12, 2017

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Recently, Libya has investigated the migrants being sold into slave trade. Light was brought to this horrifying event when a video of men were being sold for $400 in Libya. Fortunately, last Wednesday the following countries have ma...

A Place of Worship in Egypt Attacked

Kimberly Castellanos, Reporter

December 7, 2017

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Just recently, Egypt had it’s most deadliest terrorist attack at a crowded mosque in Sinai Peninsula. At least 305 are dead, with at least 128 injured. This attack has sent a wave of shock over the nation and it’s not just ...

Volcanic Eruption Causes Trouble in Bali

Rebeca Escamilla, Reporter

December 7, 2017

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On November 27th, many residents and tourists had to evacuate due to volcanic eruption in Bali, Indonesia which caused flights at the airport to be delayed, and forced tourists to stay an extra day in Bali. The volcano erupti...

Cyber Monday Becoming a Convenience for this Year’s Holiday Shoppers

Brian Navarro, Reporter

December 5, 2017

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Cyber monday, an annual holiday following a busy weekend out shopping for black friday. Cyber monday is far more convenient and feasible for the consumer. This year’s Cyber monday sales seemingly topped the rest. As if eve...

Shots Fired During the Busiest Weekend of the Year

Isaac Trujillo, Reporter

December 4, 2017

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Orange County Holiday Shopper gone chaotic for great deals! Police suspected a shooter in a local mall in Orange County, after a shot was “Misfired”. The alleged shooter was Perez Rodriguez, Perez Rodriguez was with his pr...

Two Brothers Stabbed in the Mall of America

Kimberly Castellanos, Reporter

November 27, 2017

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Just recently on November 12th, there was a stabbing at the Mall of America. Two brothers ages 19 and 25 were stabbed at the hands of Mahad Abdirahman, who is 20 years old. Mahad had been previously diagnosed with schizophrenia la...

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