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Poachers Sneak Into French Zoo, Killing a White Rhino

Poachers Sneak Into French Zoo, Killing a White Rhino

Haydee Pedersoli, Reporter
March 15, 2017
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On March 7, at a wildlife park near Paris, a 4-year-old white rhinoceros was killed by one or more poachers. The rhino, a male named Vince, was found dead with a gun shot wound to the head and his horn sawed off. Most of the staff claimed to be "extremely shocked" as was every zoo throughout the world....

North Korea Creates Chaos, South Korean President Impeached, and More

North Korea Creates Chaos, South Korean President Impeached, and More

Mekayla Phan, Features Editor
March 15, 2017
Filed under News

What is up with Korea lately? From North Korean missile-launching to a mysterious video from Kim Jong-nam's son to South Korea's President scandal - if you haven't heard about it, it's time to get caught up! North Korea's Missile Launching and China's Proposition Last Monday (March 6), North Korea test-lau...

New Nike Pro Hijab

New Nike Pro Hijab

Francisco Acuna, Reporter
March 15, 2017
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Ibtihaj Muhammad was the first female Muslim athlete to compete wearing a hijab, a head covering worn in public by some Muslim women, and won a bronze medal for women's team saber fencing. Ever since Muhammad's time in the spotlight in the Rio Olympics of 2016, hijab-wearing athletes have become a new...

C.I.A Cyberspying Tools Leaked

C.I.A Cyberspying Tools Leaked

Lukas VanProosdy, Reporter
March 15, 2017
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What could be the largest leak of C.I.A. documents ever occured on Tuesday, March 7. Pages and pages describing advanced software, tools, and techniques used by the C.I.A to hack into smartphones, computers, and even Internet-connected televisions were made public. The agency seemed to be sur...

International Women’s Day 2017

International Women’s Day 2017

Lily Merritt, Opinion Editor
March 15, 2017
Filed under Last Week Today, News, Showcase

Frida Kahlo, Rosa Parks, Mukhtaran Bibi, Susan B. Anthony: all influential women's rights activists across the world and centuries who are the reason we celebrate this day. March 8 of every year since 1911, has been commemorated to the power, rights, dignity, and respect of women around the world, as...

Trump Says Planned Parenthood Can Stay If Abortion Goes

Trump Says Planned Parenthood Can Stay If Abortion Goes

Jocelyn Reeder, reporter
March 14, 2017
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Recently, The White House has been concerned about the possible effort to de-fund Planned Parenthood but would preserve its federal payments if the group discontinues providing abortions. The proposal, which was never made formally, has been rejected as an impossibility by officials at Planned Parenthood. According...

The Tucson Festival of Books

The Tucson Festival of Books

Nora Thompson, Cougart Editor
March 14, 2017
Filed under News, News You Can Use

For the last five years Tucson has been home to the third largest book festival in the United States and the only one that is completely non profit. This year's festival had 100's of authors and dozens of events. It seemed like all of Tucson was there. People of all ages came to the festival to m...

Trump’s Alleges He Was Wire-tapped

Trump’s Alleges He Was Wire-tapped

Danielle Mahler, Reporter
March 14, 2017
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"Terrible! Just found out Obama had my "wires tapped" in Trump Tower just before the victory. Nothing found. This is McCarthyism," types the current president of the United States, Donald J. Trump, on March, 4th 2017.  Former president of the United States, Barack Obama was livid over Trump's extreme...

Sahuaro’s Robotics Club Competes at State

Sahuaro’s Robotics Club Competes at State

Yusuf Rahman, News Editor
March 13, 2017
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On March 4, 2017, Sahuaro's Robotics team competed at the State competition at Embry Riddle University in Prescott. Although the team (Marlee Raniere, Camilla Ibarra, Michael Rumsey, Amanda Duncan, Bree Williams, Devin Defoe) did not qualify for Nationals, they still did great, as this was...

Debate Team Gets Robbed

Debate Team Gets Robbed

Yusuf Rahman, News Editor
March 2, 2017
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On Friday, February 11, the Speech and Debate Team got robbed. The team (Halley Hughes, Winta Tekle, Vivian Wood, Marixa Zazueta-Switzer, Pearson Brown, Yusuf Rahman, Logan Smith, and Mason Carr) on a trip to Central High School in Phoenix for a competition. While the competition had gone pretty...

“Guy Talk” Explained

“Guy Talk” Explained

Lukas VanProosdy, Reporter
March 2, 2017
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What is guy talk? Well their website says "We are a private, community-based, non-profit organization serving children, youth, and families." Guy Talk's goal is to build stronger communities and help children reach their full potential. Their family-oriented programs help make children and families...

School-wide Tampon Crisis

School-wide Tampon Crisis

Sidney Moyers, Reporter
March 2, 2017
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"Do you have a tampon?" This is a question that a majority of girls have or have been asked. While relying on your fellow female classmates normally proves to be pretty successful, sometimes luck is not always on your side and you have to resort to going to the health office. The only problem...

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