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Drug cartel gun violence attacks Mormon community

Drug cartel gun violence attacks Mormon community

Sofi Reyes, Staff Writer

December 13, 2019

While traveling to Chihuahua, Mexico for a wedding, three cars carrying women and children were attacked by a gunman. The bullets caused one of the vehicles to explode, burning 4-month-old twins who were strapped to their car seats- seemingly helpless. Devin Langford and his six siblings escaped and...

Christmas spending skyrockets global economy

Christmas spending skyrockets global economy

Izze Dudas, Staff Writer

December 13, 2019

Christmas is one of the most well-known holidays with its unique celebration of family and goodwill. It has been popularized on a tremendous global scale with a celebrant population that has branched out from Christianity to other religions. With this expansion, businesses aim to maximize their profits. “It’s...

Fitbit buyout saves company

Camila Mora, Staff Writer

December 13, 2019

In the past year, a trend of large companies acquiring smaller companies has been adopted on a global scale. Google’s parent company, Alphabet, has been planning to buy Fitbit for approximately $2.1 billion. The company is planning to buy and close the deal in 2020. The purchase of Fitbit will help...

“Honey, I’ll be away for the holidays!”

“Honey, I’ll be away for the holidays!”

Michael McManaman, Staff Writer

December 13, 2019

From sun or snow or beaches to skiing, Christmastime is all about family, fun, and beautiful trees with decorations. “Every decoration has a story to tell,” said religion teacher Ms. Rosanne Coury, “Christmas is a time of hope rekindled, promises proclaimed, relationships remembered and renewed.” Along...

Slicing open possible impeachment

Slicing open possible impeachment

Michael McManaman, Staff Writer

November 1, 2019

On September 24, 2019, Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi, and other House Democrats announced the official opening of an Impeachment Inquiry into the actions of President Donald Trump regarding his dealings with Ukraine. Specifically, Ms. Pelosi responded to a whistleblower report that President Trump...

British Airways suffers million-dollar security breach

British Airways suffers million-dollar security breach

Camila Mora, Staff Writer

November 1, 2019

The internet assists billions of people every day in a positive light, yet the internet poses extreme dangers jeopardizing society’s personal information. In June 2018, British Airways was attacked by hackers and is now the target of a $230 million fine. The attackers were able to acquire customers’...

Mourning losses of Vegas shooting one year later

Mourning losses of  Vegas shooting one year later

Sofi Reyes, Staff Writer

November 1, 2019

On October 1, 2017, within a ten-minute interval, fifty-eight people were killed, more than 500 were injured, and over 22,000 lives were altered forever. These events occurred at a country concert on a night that was intended to be free spirited and fun. Throughout the month of October, the Las Vegas...

Global cultures share in spirit of Thanksgiving

Global cultures share in spirit of Thanksgiving

Izze Dudas, Staff Writer

November 1, 2019

Thanksgiving has been the day of turkey, gratitude, and family in America for 156 years. It has a special way of bringing people of all backgrounds together. Fond memories of stuffing, football, and pumpkin pie fill the minds of millions of Americans. America is not the only country that hosts a day...

Hong Kong protests push on for congressional change

Hong Kong protests push on for congressional change

Michael McManaman, Staff Writer

October 4, 2019

On March 31, 2019 Hong Kong, China erupted in violence over an extradition bill imposed by the Chinese government. In the weeks that have followed, the once simple protests have turned from peaceful to a full fledged revolt demanding government reformation by Hong Kong citizens. Five basic demands have...

Dorian brings stormy close to hurricane season

Dorian brings stormy close to hurricane season

Camila Mora, Staff Writer

October 4, 2019

Look out! Although hurricane season may conclude in November, potential hurricanes may still pose dangers for the inhabitants of the Atlantic Coast. Hurricane Dorian, recorded as one of the most powerful tropical storms since Hurricane Floyd in 1999, has destroyed the Bahamas and created a debt of an...

Infernos blaze on in the Amazon

Infernos blaze on in the Amazon

Nicholette Bentz, World Editor

September 6, 2019

The Amazon rainforest is burning at an alarming rate: the highest on record since 2013 and an 83% increase from last year.  Earlier this month, Brazil declared a state of emergency over the rising number of fires in the region.  Harmful blazes have been reported in the Brazilian states of Amazonas, R...

DNA discovery foreshadows life

DNA discovery foreshadows life

Camila Mora, Staff Writer

March 22, 2019

Tracing DNA has been a significant scientific advancement throughout history, and now DNA has evolved further and is on other planets. NASA has researched life beyond the Earth with DNA, and the possibility of a genetic system or molecular system on other planets is highly likely. On earth, the DNA...

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