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  • Warriors Struggle Against Vikings

    Warriors Struggle Against Vikings

    Tiffany Chen, Staff Writer

    Girl’s Varsity Soccer went head to head against Santa Monica High on Wednesday, December 7th, during their home opener game. The Varsity team had two strong seasons, winning the CIF title in 2014 and 2015, and is hoping to reclaim the title back this season. The game kicked off with Santa Monica having... READ MORE »»

    Smoke Signals / Emily Partida

  • Holiday Season is Hacker Season

    Holiday Season is Hacker Season

    Andrea Gomez, Staff Writer

    How safe is Cyber Monday?   Cyber Monday is the following Monday after Thanksgiving where almost everything online is discounted. This gives scammers a chance to steal your money instead of you getting a bargain.   In an article by the FBI, it warns customers to be aware of what and where the... READ MORE »»

  • Secret Safe Places

    Secret Safe Places

    Cherokee Hernandez, Feature Editor

    Finding a place to keep your sanity in high school may be hard. It may be hard to find those healthy outlets to get you through those tough times, allow me to introduce to you a new silent protest that may help.   Untold Injustices was recently introduced to the “safety pin protest”. A disclaime... READ MORE »»

  • Cuba Libre

    Cuba Libre

    Barbara Lopez, Staff Writer

    For the past 57 years, pain, poverty, and dilapidation has been inflicted among Cuba and its people. Last Friday on November 25, Fidel Castro -- communist leader of Cuba -- passed away at 90.   This came as a shock to many. Cubans in Little Havana have been celebrating, waving their blue, red, and ... READ MORE »»

  • Working to Cure SIDS

    Working to Cure SIDS

    Todd Potter, Staff Writer

    Researchers at the Royal Alexandra hospital  for children at Westmead said that they have discovered babies who die from SIDS (sudden infant death syndrome) have decreased levels of orexin in their brains, a protein that regulates sleep arousal.   According to the study, the level of orexin was 20% lower i... READ MORE »»

    Mixed race baby sleeping in bed

    Lucy von Held/Blend Images

  • The Chase For First Place

    The Chase For First Place

    Barbara Lopez, Staff Writer

    West High Boys’ Cross-Country won second place in state finals at Woodward Park on November 26th. It’s the highest honor for the Cross Country Boys to date -- and although it’s a huge accomplishment, they felt that they could’ve gone the extra mile. Training for this was no piece of cake. The ... READ MORE »»

Tsunami Warning After 6.9 Earthquake in Japan

Tsunami Warning After 6.9 Earthquake in Japan

Lili Georges, Staff Writer

This Monday, a 6.9 magnitude earthquake hit the island of Honshu off the coast of Japan. Immediately, tsunami warnings issuing reports of waves ranging from 1 to 3 meters occu...  Read More »

Dec 3

11 Injured at Ohio State University Attack

11 Injured at Ohio State University Attack

December 2, 2016

Spirit Week Is Coming!

December 2, 2016

Google and Facebook Don’t “Like” Fake News

Google and Facebook Don’t “Like” Fake News

November 21, 2016

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Victory or Loss for the Wizards?

Victory or Loss for the Wizards?

Anna Kim, Staff Writer

As the Washington Wizards work hard to be the new NBA champions, they celebrated their sixth win of the season on Sunday. They beat the Orlando Magic 94-91, however, a victory...  Read More »

Dec 3

Brazilian Soccer Team’s Plane Crashes: 71 Dead

Brazilian Soccer Team’s Plane Crashes: 71 Dead

December 3, 2016

Basketball Bust Or, Bad Luck?

Basketball Bust Or, Bad Luck?

November 22, 2016

Girls Soccer Kicks Off Season

Girls Soccer Kicks Off Season

November 16, 2016

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Mary Jane Legally Walks the Streets

Mary Jane Legally Walks the Streets

64 is now more than just the number between 63 and 65; Proposition 64 has legalized marijuana in California. Although it sounds as simple as smoking legally in the streets,...  Read More »

Dec 1

An Electric Shock

An Electric Shock

November 16, 2016

The Trump Effect

The Trump Effect

November 15, 2016

Stumped by Trump

Stumped by Trump

November 15, 2016

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