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A Race Against the Weather at the Oroville Dam

Sabina Boudames, Writer

February 19, 2017

  On Saturday, February 12, officials made an evacuation order on the areas surrounding the Oroville Dam, the nation's tallest dam, about 45 minutes away from Sacramento. At least 180,000 people were evacuated with the ...

Climate Change: 2016 Update

Bea Mendoza, Writer

November 24, 2016

The Earth’s climate change has been an ongoing issue for many decades. Climate change is mostly caused by human activity which creates the “greenhouse effect.” Temperatures rise because heat that is usually released by Ear...

Devastating Earthquake in Italy: DHS Reacts

Christy Koh, National/World Editor

August 27, 2016

On  Wednesday, a magnitude 6.2 earthquake rocked several towns in central Italy without warning. In the span of a mere twenty seconds, entire blocks of residences were leveled, leaving hundreds of people buried under the rubb...

Is Our Meat Killing Us?

Neha Harpanhalli

November 16, 2015

We Americans have always done as we pleased. And that includes our eating habits. Hot dogs, bacon, sausages, ham, and even pepperoni have become national emblems, rather than just another item on the menu. But the quinte...