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LA pays respect to legend Nipsey Hussle

Adrian Ornelas, Reporter

April 12, 2019

Filed under News, Top Stories

Ermias Joseph Asghedom, also known as Nipsey Hussle, was an American rapper and songwriter from Los Angeles, California. He grew into the music industry making music with other LA artists like YG, The Game, and ETC. Nipsey grew up in the Neighborhood 60s, Cre...

New Zealand shooter charged with 49 counts

Enrique Baltazar, Reporter

April 9, 2019

Filed under News

New Zealand faced a mass shooting on March 15. The shooting was streamed live on Facebook by the shooter Brenton Tarrant. Tarrant is suspected to be a white supremacist and was charged with an additional 49 counts of murder and is s...

President’s job approval the lowest in 77 years

Cristian Juarez Diaz, Reporter

February 8, 2019

Filed under News

Two years into Trump's presidency and a month of the government shutdown has made a deficit in their confidence in Trump. Many Americans have poor attitudes toward Trump's work regarding issues but yet broadly mistrust opposition as well. According to the journalist, Christine Filer, “O...

3rd Annual Women’s March sparks conversation for rights for all

Bianca Roman, Reporter

January 30, 2019

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On January 19th of this year, the third annual Women’s March took place all over the world. The first Women’s March was on January 21st of 2017 the day after President Donald  Trump’s inauguration. Many decided ...

Gun aboard Delta Air Lines

Bianca Roman, Reporter

January 22, 2019

Filed under News

On a Delta Air Lines flight that was traveling from Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta to Tokyo, a passenger was able to carry a gun on to the flight. The agency did not release a statement saying whether the gun was loaded or not.  This incident happened on...

Los Angeles teachers on strike with support from community

Cole Marullo, Reporter

January 22, 2019

Filed under News

On Monday in Los Angeles, teachers started to demand higher pay and smaller classes and more support staff. The strike affected around 500,000 students at around 900 schools in the district, it is the second largest school di...

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