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Will the Golden State be the next Green State by legalizing marijuana?

Will the Golden State be the next Green State by legalizing marijuana?

Becca Garner, Staff Writer

January 21, 2015


Filed under News, Top News

Febreeze and eye drops are a stoner’s best friend. Without them, you could land yourself in the back of a police car at any moment, and your whole future could evaporate in the time it takes to spark up a joint. For California citizens, however, these protective measures may soon be no more than...

Golden State Warriors are the team to beat

Golden State Warriors are the team to beat

Bijan Khalili, Staff Writer

December 7, 2014


Filed under Sports Talk

At this point, can the Warriors even stop the Warriors? The Golden State Warriors are off to a strong start to the 2014-15 basketball season with a record of 16-2, giving them the best record in the National Basketball Association (NBA). Although it's very early in the season, Warriors are one...

President Obama’s State of the Union address targets guns

President Obama’s State of the Union address targets guns

Dominic Gialdini, Highlander Entertainment Editor

February 14, 2013


Filed under News

The nation's most influential politicians came under one roof as they listened to President Barack Obama's State of the Union address, which covered such topics as education, the war in Afghanistan, and by far the main focus of the night: the topic of gun control. In his speech, Obama, in front of a joint session of Congress, outlined his hop...

Is Puerto Rico the 51st state?

Is Puerto Rico the 51st state?

November 8, 2012


Filed under News

Along with Tuesday's presidential election, Puerto Ricans participated in a non-binding referendum to change their country's status to that of a U.S. state. Puerto Rico has been a self governing U.S. territory since 1952 and uses the American dollar. In 1917, Puerto Ricans were granted America...

Rallies to protect education: Is California in a State of Emergency?

Rallies to protect education: Is California in a State of Emergency?

May 10, 2011


Filed under Campus

In recent years, the state of California has been deeply affected by the fearsome economy leaving lawmakers struggling to save money. For three straight years, California lawmakers have been stripping down the state's education budget to save other programs, but they're leaving education practically ba...

Review: Obama’s State of the Union Address

Review: Obama’s State of the Union Address

January 26, 2011


Filed under News

[media-credit id=30 align="aligncenter" width="300"][/media-credit] According to the U.S. Consitution, "He [the President] shall from time to time give to the Congress Information of the State of the Union, and recommend to their Consideration such Measures as he shall judge necessary and expedient" (US Con...

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