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The World Says Goodbye to Nelson Mandela

The World Says Goodbye to Nelson Mandela

Lorraine R., Reporter

December 18, 2013


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On December 5, 2013 Nelson Mandela, a great world leader, died in his home country of South Africa. His memory will never be forgotten and many well known people have paid a tribute to him. President Barack Obama, who spoke at Mandela’s memorial, called him “the last great liberator of the 20th century”...

Paul Walker Dies at Age 40

Paul Walker Dies at Age 40

Eidan H., Reporter

December 17, 2013


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Recently, on November 30, 2013 actor Paul Walker died due to a car accident. He died in Santa Clarita, California while his friend drove him to a charity to help the Philippines. Unfortunately, Paul Walker was the passenger in the Porsche that his friend was driving. The driver lost control of the car...

Cold Weather Sweeps the Nation

Cold Weather Sweeps the Nation

Ashley S., Reporter

December 17, 2013


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Flights are being cancelled, ice is causing car crashes, and millions are being stranded. This is not typical weather for this time of year. According to CNN meteorologist Dave Henning, "Its very unusual. This literally spreads across the entire USA”. Kraemer student Erendira Obregon says, “the weather...

OC Neighborhood Can Now Keep Christmas Lights

OC Neighborhood Can Now Keep Christmas Lights

Elizabeth L., Reporter

December 17, 2013


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Residents of Trabuco Canyon were told to take down their outdoor christmas lights, since they were considered a fire hazard because they hung over and across the road from house to house. As many as 20 homeowners in the neighborhood received a letter from Orange County Public Works stating the lights...

‘Selfie’ is Oxford Dictionary’s Word of the Year

‘Selfie’ is Oxford Dictionary’s Word of the Year

Elizabeth L., Reporter

December 5, 2013


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The popular word “selfie” was recently nominated along with “twerk” and “bitcoin” as the word of the year, selfie had gotten the spot and now as of August is in the Oxford Dictionary. Celebrities, kids, parents, Obama, Obama’s kids, everyone is taking selfies with their smartphones in this...

Under Water Hotel Room on Pemba Island

Under Water Hotel Room on Pemba Island

Visha B., Reporter

December 5, 2013


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The Manta Resort on Pemba Island that is off Tanzania, opened a new underwater hotel room on Sunday, November 17. This Swedish-designed room has had six guests so far. This room was added to their original 16-room offering. This amazing hotel room was made by Swedish company Genberg Underwater Hotels....

Twerking Banned at Aliso Niguel High School

Twerking Banned at Aliso Niguel High School

Jaelin L., Reporter

December 1, 2013


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Twerking is a provocative dance that has recently been banned at Aliso Niguel High School but this So Cal school is not the only one to have banned this popular dance. Two high schools in Maryland have also banned the dance. Twerking has been around for roughly 20 years but, it has recently been br...

Super Typhoon Haiyan Hits Central Philippines

Super Typhoon Haiyan Hits Central Philippines

Inaaya H., Reporter

December 1, 2013


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On November 8th, a level 5 typhoon (category 5 being strongest) hit the central Philippines, devastating thousands. Governor Tacloban estimates there to be about 10 thousand deaths. Upon seeing the estimate he said “The devastation was so big.” Many people will not have homes to go to due to the...

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