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Alaskan Plane Crashes

Alaskan Plane Crashes

Eunice Ahn, Photojournalist

June 5, 2019

On May 13 and May 21, Taquan Air, a regional airline in Alaska, had two crashes. Although one is enough to shock many people, the fact that they had 2 makes it even more unexpected and difficult for many of the victims or related to the victims in both crashes.   On May 13, 2 float planes collided into each...

The Internet’s Newest Search Engine: Ecosia

The Internet’s Newest Search Engine: Ecosia

Gabby McCutchan, Editor

June 5, 2019

As the decade progresses, saving the planet and becoming more aware about the effects of climate change seems to be justly promoted on almost all social media platforms and news outlets. However many are becoming nervous as to what exactly they can do to help out, as many of the options seems to require...

Measles Outbreak in Orange County

Measles Outbreak in Orange County

Stephen Serrano, Section Editor

June 5, 2019

The measles epidemic has been spreading across the nation as a result of refusal to vaccinate. Thought to be virtually eradicated in the United States by the year 2000, many people have started not vaccinating their children due to false information that vaccines can cause autism (CDC). This disease has ...

New Filipino Law That Makes Students Plant 10 Trees to Graduate

New Filipino Law That Makes Students Plant 10 Trees to Graduate

Stephen Serrano, Section Editor

June 5, 2019

In 2019, environmentalism is always on the radar especially regarding politics, pop culture, and even in our own education. One key theme is climate change–a topic that all people should be worried about. With the world degrading due to more greenhouse gas emissions from industrialization, it is v...

The Untold Truth: Child Marriage in the United States

The Untold Truth: Child Marriage in the United States

Safia Khan, Photojournalist

June 5, 2019

Marrying off one’s daughter at such a young and crucial age may seem like an extremely outdated practice that only exists in third world countries, but sadly that is far from the case. Between the years 2000 and 2015 200,000 underaged girl were married. The scariest fact is that there are no laws ...

Herpes Outbreak at Coachella

Herpes Outbreak at Coachella

Malieka Khan, Editor

June 5, 2019

Coachella this year had a rapid outbreak of herpes throughout the entire festival. How is this possible, and moreso, how can this be prevented in future settings such as this one? Over 1,000 people have been diagnosed with this disease within the past week, and many more are speaking out about it. C...

Notre Dame’s Proposed Eco-Friendly Restoration

Notre Dame’s Proposed Eco-Friendly Restoration

Gabby McCutchan, Editor

June 5, 2019

Tragedy struck France when Notre Dame, a 800 year old church, caught fire on April 15th, 2019. Fire broke out beneath the roof of the famed church, permanently damaging some of the most well-known features of the building, including the spire that crumbled over in the midst of fiery flames. Amongst t...

Measles Outbreak in Los Angeles

Measles Outbreak in Los Angeles

Salma Almoradi, Photojournalist

June 5, 2019

Measles, or rubeola is an infection caused by a virus that is most common in children. This illness can be fatal, which is why it is important to get  vaccinated against it. It kills more than 100,000 people a year. This disease is highly contagious and some symptoms can include a fever, cough, run...

Nancy Pelosi, Pressured to Impeach President Trump

Nancy Pelosi, Pressured to Impeach President Trump

Salma Almoradi, Photojournalist

June 5, 2019

Newly appointed Speaker of the House, Nancy Pelosi, is being pressured by fellow democrats to begin the impeachment process of current President, Donald Trump. Although it is every Democrat’s dream at this point to see President Trump impeached, Pelosi has stated in a recent conference th...

NASA Releases “We Are Going” Video Previewing Upcoming Mission The Next Step in Space Exploration

NASA Releases “We Are Going” Video Previewing Upcoming Mission  The Next Step in Space Exploration

Courtney Huitt, Photojournalist

June 5, 2019

Recently, NASA released a video titled “We Are Going.” The video previews an upcoming mission to station an orbiting platform at the moon and to harness the resources on the moon for greater exploratory feats to destinations such as Mars and beyond. Starting with a reference to the moon landin...

Trump Plans to Cut California’s Fire Department Funding

Trump Plans to Cut California’s Fire Department Funding

Kathleen Toblesky, Photojournalist

June 5, 2019

For those of us who live in California, it’s no surprise when we hear about a fire on the news. After all, they’re just about as common here as hurricanes are on the east coast. Given how dry it is here, it’s not hard to imagine why fires are popping up all over. Because of that, our state fire...

Butterflies Migrating through Southern California

Butterflies Migrating through Southern California

Grace Kim, Section Editor

June 5, 2019

Maybe you have seen them flying through your backyard or fluttering across the quad during break or lunch. This year swarms of butterflies have been spotted migrating through California including Yorba Linda High School. The public was fascinated by the breathtaking view of millions of butterflies flyi...

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