The Cub Reporter

The State of the Union

The State of the Union is a speech that takes place every year, spoken by the President of the United States

Samuel T., Reporter

March 4, 2020

The State of the Union is an address given by the President of the United States (POTUS) annually. Many of the high ranking officials in the government, including members of Congress and the Senate, attend the State of the Union address. On February 4th this year, President Donald Trump gave the address t...

Increasing Fatalities from Coronavirus Cause Concern

It may be a matter of time until the coronavirus destroys the way we live our lives

March 4, 2020

The Coronavirus has spread like wildfire throughout Wuhan, Hubei Providence, China. As of 2020, there are thousands of confirmed cases. The virus doesn’t show symptoms immediately, and it could take days or weeks before showing signs of exposure to the disease. As the symptoms continue to worsen for...

California May Stop School Fitness Test

School fitness tests can be  very uncomfortable for less-athletic children

Reyna O., Reporter

February 27, 2020

California is  considering ending School Fitness exams due to bullying. California Governor, Gavin Newsom believes that tests such as pushups, situps, and even miles can lead to body shaming and bullying. Some people such as Christine Maxwell, a 33- year -old who is supporting this decision is having flashba...

Donald J. Trump Impeachment Hearings

President Donald Trump was only the 3rd President to have a Senate impeachment trial

Naina B., Editor

February 12, 2020

A few weeks ago president Donald Trump was impeached in the House of Representatives. In order to be removed from office the president must be impeached in the Senate as well. So far, Donald Trump has yet to be found guilty in the Senate. The only other presidents that have been impeached in the Hous...

Vladimir Putin Attempts to Extend his Rule by Altering Russia’s Constitution

Vladimir Putin is attempting to extend his rule of Russia

Ryan S., Reporter, King of the Semi-colons

February 12, 2020

Since 1999, Vladimir Putin has maintained a position on Russia’s political stage as either President or Prime Minister. Yet, even as his final term is to close in 2024, he has recently displayed the intentions of extending his rule beyond said date.  While speaking in his annual State of the Un...

Greta Thunberg’s Warning to World Leaders

Greta Thunberg is seen as one of the most inspiring activists in climate change

Daniel M., Reporter

February 12, 2020

Greta Thunberg, a Swedish activist known for her fiery speeches on climate change awareness, has been warning world leaders that they “haven’t seen anything yet” from the 2019 TIME person of the year.   Greta Thunberg is only 17 years old, but she is still one of the most influential act...

Man Kills Fiance After Recently Proposing

While not clear why Akins murdered his fiancee, it is a very tragic event that should never happen again

Cameron O., Reporter

January 28, 2020

On New Year’s Eve, 39 year old Kendrick Marquette Akins proposed to his delighted girlfriend Dominique Jefferson (33 years old) seconds before the beginning of 2020. As claimed by Jefferson’s family, they had been dating for three months, with Akins working as a construction worker and Jefferson running an...

Trump orders airstrike that kills Iranian general; World War 3 Becomes a Threat?

General Soleimani was highly favored in Iran, causing major conflicts between the two nations

Andrew S., Reporter

January 28, 2020

On January 3rd, 2020, President Donald Trump ordered the U.S. Air Force to send a drone strike to Iran. At the same time, Iranian general Qasem Soleimani was on a plane that was landing at the Baghdad International Airport. Soleimani was scheduled to meet and talk with the Prime Minister of Iraq, Adi...

The Effect of Australia’s Fires

The Australia fires are posing a threat to the survival of all living things within the country

Darrius H., Editor in Chief

January 27, 2020

Similar to California, Australia faces naturally occurring fires. Global warming has turned vegetation into firewood, which has resulted in these infernos to become increasingly common. As of now, Australia is facing a multitude of fires. Since the beginning of January, more than 15.6 million acres hav...

The Attack in a Great city, on a Historic Bridge

The London Bridge is one of the most historic pieces of architecture in all of Europe

Ben V., Reporter

December 17, 2019

In 2017, three men from the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIS) attacked London citizens by ramming them with a vehicle. This on innocent pedestrians was one of  many terrorist attacks that have occurred across the world, traumatizing citizens, and anyone that has been affected. A total of e...

How Does a President get Impeached?

The Senate is held by the Republican party, so impeachment is highly unlikely

Gavin A., Reporter

December 16, 2019

The current charges against President Trump are snowballing, causing problems for anyone connected to him.  Donald Trump had been using his presidential power to get dirt on former vice president, Joe Biden for the next presidential election by targeting Biden’s son. Biden’s son had been doing wo...

California Fires and the President’s Response

California fires are causing a tremendous amount of destruction across the state

Darrius H., Editor in Chief

December 2, 2019

Before the sunset on Halloween, a small fire started on a hillside that was near Santa Paula. The fire exploded in size in a matter of seconds due to the Santa Ana winds. Unfortunately, with the buildup of dry vegetation and extreme winds, there have been 6,190 recorded fires that total about 198,815 ...

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