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Longest Government Shutdown Ever Finally Ends

Longest Government Shutdown Ever Finally Ends

Andrew N., Reporter

February 15, 2019


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The Government shutdown has lasted 35 days. Government workers were scrambling to find a temporary job until they can get their paycheck. Recently, Donald Trump signed a bill to reopen the government for three weeks so that government workers can get some money. Getting one hundred dollars a week isn...

Starbucks CEO Running for President

Starbucks CEO Running for President

Jason Mo, Co-Editor-in-Chief

February 15, 2019


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In a 60-minutes interview, former Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz announced that he was seriously considering running for president in 2020. He would run as a “centrist independent” that would bring in ideas from both parties despite being a longtime Democrat himself. If Schultz becomes president, h...

Trump’s Hospital Law

Trump’s Hospital Law

Alan H., Reporter

February 15, 2019


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As Trump was fighting with Congress and Democrats over the issue of the government shutdown, his administrators implemented a new rule that could change health care for the public. Beginning this month, hospitals must publicly reveal the contents of their master prices lists, or chargemasters, online...

Plane Crashes into Yorba Linda House

Plane Crashes into Yorba Linda House

Jason M., Co-Editor-in-Chief

February 6, 2019


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On Sunday, a twin-engined Cessna 414A crashed into a Yorba Linda community killing 5. The Cessna had just taken off from Fullerton Municipal Airport and climbed to 7800 feet before suddenly losing altitude and crashing into the ground. During its dive, the plane caught on fire and lost its tail and w...

Democrats take Control of the House

Democrats take Control of the House

Colin M., Co-Editor-in-Chief

January 24, 2019


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The results from the U.S. midterms are in, and while the Republicans gained further control of the Senate, the Democrats took control of the House, a major setback for President Trump, as both the Senate and the House of Representatives must agree on any legislative decisions. Furthermore, this also means th...

LA Unified Teachers on Strike

LA Unified Teachers on Strike

Darrius H., Reporter

January 24, 2019


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The Los Angeles Unified School District is the second largest school district in the United States. The strike that will occur will be one of the thoughts people have about LAUSD. On Thursday, January 10, more than 30,000 members from United Teachers Los Angeles plan to go on strike. Near the star...

U.S. Withdraws from Syria

U.S. Withdraws from Syria

Elio A., Reporter

January 24, 2019


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On December 19th of 2018, President Donald Trump made an announcement regarding the withdrawal of United States troops in Syria. President Trump included in his speech that ISIS in Northern Syria has been defeated, and therefore there was no need for a US military presence in Syria. The National Security...

Elizabeth Holmes Charged and Indicted with Fraud

Elizabeth Holmes Charged and Indicted with Fraud

Alan H., Reporter

January 24, 2019


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Elizabeth Holmes, the owner and founder of Theranos, was indicted on June 15, 2018, for defrauding investors out of hundreds of millions of dollars and also deceiving hundreds of patients and doctors. Elizabeth Holmes is a nineteen-year-old Stanford University dropout. Her company, Theranos, is the a...

The Government Shutdown

The Government Shutdown

Anya D., Editor

January 22, 2019


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During the 2016 Presidential Election, Donald Trump promised to build a wall along the Mexican border to prevent the entrance of illegal immigrants. This wall costs 5.6 billion dollars! Donald Trump promised the US a wall that would provide more protection at the US-Mexico border. He originally proposed ...

Planned Parenthood

Planned Parenthood

Lauren N., Reporter

January 10, 2019


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Planned Parenthood is a nonprofit organization that does research into and gives advice to contraception, family planning, and reproductive problems. One in five women goes to a planned parenthood center for advice when they need help with their family life. Many people, mainly LGBT, teen parents, and ...

Brexit: All You Need to Know

Brexit: All You Need to Know

Thomas W., Reporter

January 10, 2019


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Brexit is the shorthand way of saying Britain is leaving the EU. In June of 2016, the UK voted to leave the EU to take control over its borders. The vote to leave the EU won by 51.9% to 48.1%. This way, they could decide who could come in and what exports could be shipped out. The United Kingdom is set ...

John Kelly Resigns from Trump Administration

John Kelly Resigns from Trump Administration

Johnathon Y., Reporter

January 8, 2019


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President Trump hasn’t been supported by a strong cabinet for a while. Trump has been replacing and firing most of his cabinet, and John Kelly wasn’t an exception. However, many reports on John Kelly include his misbehaviors in office. This resignation might be one that Trump has been thinking ov...

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