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A recap of the 59th Annual GRAMMYs Awards

Jack Cruz-Alvarez, News Editor

February 13, 2017


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    This year’s GRAMMYs Awards, held at the Staples Center in Los Angeles Sunday night and hosted by James Corden, featured bold performances from artists spanning a variety of genres that seemed to steal the show from the actual awards. Many of 2016’s most critically acclaimed artists appeared on t...

Predicting the 59th Annual GRAMMY Awards

Annette Gonzalez, Staff Writer

February 12, 2017


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The nominees for the 59th annual Grammy awards were released on December 6 and features 83 categories filed under 30 different fields.  2016 was the year of new musical releases from highly anticipated artists like Beyonce and Drake. Beyonce’s highly grossing visual album Lemonade was nominated fo...

Day 11: The lack of sex ed in high schools

Day 11:  The lack of sex ed in high schools

Annette Gonzalez, Staff Writer

February 11, 2017


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Sexual education remains a controversial topic of conversation years after first being introduced. Sex ed has undeniable benefits that promote the safety and protection of those it educates. Whether the student has an active sexual life or not, teaching safe sex can prevent unplanned pregnancy and the spr...

Day 7: Analyzing recent U.S. marriage trends

Day 7: Analyzing recent U.S. marriage trends

Brianne Guanaga, Photographer

February 7, 2017


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In 1960, 72 percent of Americans were wed by the age of 25 with an eight and a half percent divorce rate. Today, only 28 percent of millennials reach married status by this age, with divorce rates as high as 16.9 percent. Fifteen times the number of unmarried couples today live together than in the 1960s...

Trump defunds International Planned Parenthood

Susan Aghedo, Copy Editor

January 25, 2017


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In the Oval Office on Monday Jan. 23, President Trump signed a temporary bill that was formed in the 1980s and, in effect, defunds International Planned Parenthood and any other government-funded organization that performs or promotes abortions overseas, even if they do not use their government fundin...

A recap of Miami’s Women’s March

A recap of Miami’s Women’s March

Susan Aghedo and Allessandra Inzinna

January 22, 2017


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On Saturday, Jan. 21, marches took place in all seven continents in protest of President Donald Trump’s election. Major cities such as Paris, London, Los Angeles, New York City and Washington D.C. with thousands of chanting protesters holding signs and calling for unity. The Miami Women’s March, whic...

Chargers bolt out of San Diego, head for Los Angeles

Alec Lanzas, Managing Editor

January 13, 2017


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A year ago today, the city of Los Angeles was on the cusp of getting its first professional football team since 1994. Now, the second largest city in the country will be home to two NFL teams. Earlier today, San Diego Chargers owner Dean Spanos informed his staff that the team will relocate up th...

Golden showers reign as Trump era nears

Max Landy, Video Editor

January 12, 2017


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US intelligence officials recently informed President Barack Obama and Donald Trump that Russia has made claims to hold personal and monetary information about the President-Elect. The information was not confirmed by US officials. According to CNN, Buzzfeed, The New York Times and The Wall Street Jou...

An overview of the Dakota Access Pipeline controversy

Allessandra Inzinna, Staff Writer

January 2, 2017


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The Dakota Access Pipeline is 1172 miles long and 30 inches in diameter, enabling oil from North Dakota to reach major refining markets directly. In doing so, it would extend under the Missouri River, possibly contaminating the water supply and disrupting sacred burial grounds to the Sioux Tribe living...

Who’s in? (for dummies)

Who’s in? (for dummies)

Marlowe Starling, Feature Editor

December 31, 2016


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The one-stop answer to all of your College Football Playoff questions For many of us sports fanatics, the most wonderful time of the year represents a glorious abundance of college football, with a seemingly unlimited number of bowl games and endless hype over the anticipated championship game in earl...

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