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75 Year Old Homeless Woman Assaulted in Church Parking Lot

24-year-old Fernando Valdovinos was charged with attempted murder for the beating and sexual assault of a 75-year-old homeless woman. 

Orange County Reports Low COVID-19 Testing Rates

While COVID-19 testing continues to be in short supply, Orange County has reported significantly lower testing rates compared to its neighboring...

Virtual Town Hall To Discuss Irvine Reopening And Readiness Of Healthcare And Testing Facilities

City of Irvine leaders held a virtual town hall meeting with medical partners on May 14 to discuss COVID-19 and Irvine’s...

ASUCI Senate Dismisses ASUCI Constitution To Nominate Whomever They Want To The Elections Commission

The ASUCI Senate dismissed the ASUCI Constitution to appoint recalled Senator Ryan Pavey as the 2020-2021 Elections Commissioner on Tuesday, May...

Orange County Protests Police Brutality Amidst National Outcry

On May 30, Orange County demonstrators gathered peacefully in downtown Fullerton and Orange Plaza to protest the death of George Floyd. 

Orange County Approves $261 Million Contract For Musick Jail Expansion

The Orange County Board of Supervisors awarded an over $261 million contract to expand James A. Musick Jail Facility. The construction...

Video Shows Alleged UCI Student’s Jeep Hitting Protesters At A George Floyd Demonstration

Video footage released on Twitter shows an alleged UCI student's Jeep hitting protesters in a...

Irvine City Council Votes In Favor Of Extending Emergency Measures Related To COVID-19

The Irvine City Council voted in favor of extending the length of the existing executive orders and emergency resolutions as well...

What Has California Been Doing to Address COVID-19?

California has implemented a number of measures aimed at protecting residents of the state and responding to the economic impact of...

Nonprofits in Orange County Look to find Donations and Volunteers

Southern California nonprofit organizations are struggling to find donations and volunteers to support the increasing need for aid during the quarantine. 

UCI Humanities Center Holds Live-Stream Series In Honor Of Asian Pacific American Heritage Month

In honor of Asian Pacific American Heritage Month, the UCI Humanities Center held its first live-stream event titled “History in the...

California Transitions Into Stage 2 Of Reopening The State

California transitioned into the early phases of Stage 2 in reopening the state on May 8. The implementation of this phase...

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...