The Cub Reporter

Are the Clippers Legit Contenders?

Are the Clippers Legit Contenders?

William S., Editor

December 13, 2018


Filed under Sports

One of the biggest surprises in the 2018-2019 NBA seasons came from the Los Angeles Clippers. They have become the first seed in the tough western conference, even though they do not have any star players. Although they are playing well, the question of can they last until the playoffs remain. The Cl...

Simone Biles Rocks the World Championships

Simone Biles Rocks the World Championships

Mia R., Editor

December 4, 2018


Filed under Sports

In the recent 2018 worldwide gymnastics championships, occurring from October 25 to November 3, Simone Biles won a medal in each event. She even broke a record as the first gymnast ever to win six gold medals at the World Artistic Gymnastics Championships, or the Worlds. This took place in Doha, Qatar,...

Santa Fe High School Shooting

Santa Fe High School Shooting

Jasmine H., Reporter

June 6, 2018


Filed under Uncategorized

In the US, there has been a devastating amount of 22 school shooting just this year. That is an average of more than 1 school shooting per week. 36 people have been killed so far in these school shootings. As of last Thursday, May 17, 2018, we would have been able to say that there were 26 people who h...

Behind the Royal Wedding

Behind the Royal Wedding

Faith Q., Reporter

June 6, 2018


Filed under News

On May 19, 2018, Prince Henry, the duke of Sussex, and Meghan Markle happily wed at St George's Chapel at Windsor Castle in the United Kingdom. Guests flooded into the Windsor Castle to watch the two young lovers’ beautiful ceremony of union. Filled with moments of joy, the wedding was enjoyed by all t...

Mysterious Chemical Damaging Ozone Layer

Mysterious Chemical Damaging Ozone Layer

Tanay S., Reporter

June 6, 2018


Filed under News

Scientists have detected a rise of a dangerous chemical in the air that is known to damage the ozone layer in the Earth’s atmosphere. What’s intriguing these scientists is that this chemical was banned all around the world.  If the perpetrator isn’t found soon, the layer that protects the Ear...

Barn Explosion Leaves 9 Officers Injured and 1 Body is Found

Barn Explosion Leaves 9 Officers Injured and 1 Body is Found

Tushaar M., Co Editor

May 25, 2018


Filed under News

The blackened out shell of a house and the burned ruins of a barn are all that remains after an explosion and a fire that left 1 person dead and 10 first responders injured in the quiet town of North Haven, Connecticut. On the 2nd of May at around 2 pm, first responders followed a call from a wom...

Net Neutrality Repeal Delayed

Net Neutrality Repeal Delayed

Lauren Y., Co Editor

May 25, 2018


Filed under News

On December 14th, 2017, chairman of the FCC Ajit Pai officially voted to repeal a 2015 principle called “net neutrality” in order to, as stated by Pai, “restore internet freedom”. The premise of net neutrality is that all internet service providers should enable access to content and applicati...

Chinese Lasers Injure U.S. Military Pilots

Chinese Lasers Injure U.S. Military Pilots

Tanay S., Reporter

May 24, 2018


Filed under News

China’s first military base overseas in Djibouti is using lethal lasers to attack and harm US military aircraft in the area.  Two US pilots have already been injured and the US has started taking preliminary force. The US is also starting to launch a diplomatic protest with Beijing. Originated fr...

Hawaii Kilauea Volcano Erupts

Hawaii Kilauea Volcano Erupts

Krista K., Reporter

May 24, 2018


Filed under News

On Friday, May 4th, a 6.9-magnitude earthquake hit the residents of the Big Island of Hawaii. This was produced by the Kilauea Volcano and became the strongest earthquake since 1975. As a result, many people had to evacuate and numerous homes and structures were destroyed. Soon after this earthquake, Haw...

E. Coli Outbreak

E. Coli Outbreak

Esther W., Reporter

May 24, 2018


Filed under News

“It is the largest American E. coli flare-up since 2006, when tainted spinach sickened 199 people across 26 states”, says the New York Times. For over a month, cases of E. Coli illnesses linked to romaine lettuce have been reported in over 20 states. E. Coli may sound familiar from 2016, when Chipotle’s r...

Newest Species of Orangutans Are Already Endangered

Newest Species of Orangutans Are Already Endangered

Erin K., Co Editor

May 24, 2018


Filed under News

In October of 2017, a new species of orangutans was discovered by scientists in northern Sumatra. It is one of just three orangutan species in the world, with the first two being the Bornean and the Sumatran. It is also the first to be described as a great ape since the discovery of the Bonobo almost ...

Who Will Win the NBA Playoffs?

Who Will Win the NBA Playoffs?

Rylan M., Reporter

May 15, 2018


Filed under Sports

  The Playoffs are finally here, but before our eyes are quickly fading away. Already into the second round, many predictions can be made to which team will make it all the way to the top. The standout team in the East is Lebron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers. After a dominating four game se...

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