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Schools In Southern California Alter Grading Policies In Light Of COVID-19

California schools and universities are altering their pass/no pass policies to suit the new virtual learning environment as students are impacted...

Sanders Drops Out of the Democratic Primary Election Leaving Biden to Become the Presumptive Nominee

Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders officially dropped out of the Democratic Primary on April 8 following major losses in key states, clearing...

UCI Students Struggle To Pay Off-Campus Student Housing Apartment Lease Termination Fees

In light of the COVID-19 shutdown, student residents in off-campus housing communities are concerned with lease termination fees exceeding $8,000 per...

OC Food Bank Ensures Aid During Desperate Times

COVID-19 has caused the Second Harvest Food Bank of Orange County, which provides food to more than 250,000 people in Orange...

District Attorney of Orange County Establishes COVID-19 Scam Hotline

The Orange County District Attorney has informed businesses that price gouging during the coronavirus outbreak and other scams are illegal and...

Irvine Adopts Resolutions to Implement New Regulations in Response to COVID-19

Irvine officially declared a state of local emergency following the passage of several City Council resolutions last month which implemented new...

Gov. Newsom Secures 200 Million Masks Per Month For California Despite Nationwide Shortage

California Gov. Gavin Newsom has secured production that will provide over 200 million medical-grade masks per month to the state despite...

COVID-19 Closes California Schools For The Remainder Of The Academic School Year

California Gov. Gavin Newsom confirmed on Wednesday, April 1 that California schools will not reopen for the remainder of the school...

First COVID-19 Death In Orange County

Orange County officials reported the county's first death due to COVID-19 on March 24. The individual was a man in his...

Democratic Primary Field Narrows To Biden And Sanders

The field in the Presidential Democratic Primary Election has narrowed to former Vice President Joe Biden and Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders...

California Governor Issues Statewide Lockdown And Orange County Bans Private And Public Gatherings To Limit COVID-19 Spread

California Governor Gavin Newsom issued a statewide stay-at-home order on Thursday, March 19 as an executive precaution against rising numbers of...

Swarm Of Killer Bees Attack In Southern California

A swarm of 40,000 African killer (Africanized) bees attacked first responders in Pasadena California on Feb. 20, resulting in the hospitalization...

OPINION

How Dangerous Would Amy Coney Barrett’s Supreme Court Nomination Be For America?

while Barrett may not appear to be an ideal candidate, her nomination may not be as destructive to American democracy as it may seem.

George Floyd Would Still Be Alive Today

We watched another Black man get murdered at the hands of the police. George Floyd told the officer who had his knee...

Orange County: The Shame of California

At a time as critical as this one, the popular saying, “Orange County is the Florida of California” has never felt more...

ENTERTAINMENT

Netflix’s “Social Distance” Explores Interpersonal Connection Amidst the Pandemic

Netflix, now the most recognized streaming giant, has been endlessly releasing content of all themes and genres, making a quarantine-themed anthology seemingly...

Body Shaming In Ballet: Yes, It’s Still Happening

Dear Dance Community, we are not replaceable. Ballet is not all wine and roses, nor is it always pink...

‘American Murder: The Family Next Door’ Challenges Chris Watts’s Defenders

Editor’s Note: This review contains spoilers for Netflix Original “American Murder: The Family Next Door.” Jenny Popplewell’s recently released...

SPORTS

Jeron Artest: Player On And Off The Court

Jeron Artest, son of former Laker star Metta Sandiford-Artest, is making a name for himself on the UC Irvine Men’s basketball team...

The Big West And Its Undivided Push For Change

The Big West Conference announced their efforts to solve the issues of the pandemic, racial injustice and voter suppression with their formation...

Big West Postpones Fall Sports

The Big West Board of Directors announced on July 20 that the Big West Conference (BWC) fall sports competition would not be...