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Immigration raids occurring in the United States

Immigration raids occurring in the United States

Marian Garcia, Reporter
February 28, 2017
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The United States has met some problems in the past few weeks. Many people have have been in fear because in many cities there have been raids, while others have been motivated to unite to gain their rights as humans with protests. “The fear, the panic, it’s increasing daily,” Eva Millona,...

Test anxiety group sponsored by Ms. Hamilton

February 14, 2017
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Ms. Hamilton has decided to sponsor a test anxiety group for the upcoming exams as the end of the year approaches. It is open to all Irma Rangel students. Click on the link below to receive more information about the group. https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLScQkGFhmSf1yqaJBicKlQmvNejfD3ujoZuRx_5pxCiHmynnwQ/viewform?c=0&w=1

iPhone 8 design rumors

iPhone 8 design rumors

Laken Haggard, Reporter
February 14, 2017
Filed under Features, News, Showcase

Every year the company Apple is known to release a new iPhone to their lineup  during the fall. This year, 2017, marks their 10th anniversary of the late Steve Jobs announcement of the original iPhone back 2007. From the moment a new iPhone is released, Apple fanatics start speculating how the next...

8 Years Of Accomplishments: Obama

8 Years Of Accomplishments: Obama

Nayeli Velasquez, Reporter
February 14, 2017
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In Barack Obama's 8 years as president of the United States, he accomplished many things. Here are just 8 accomplishments for his 8 years as president. Eliminated Catch-22 in Pay Equality Laws (2009) In 2009 Obama signed the Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act that gives women the right to sue the...

#BLMKidnap trending on social media

#BLMKidnap trending on social media

Tarniesha Floyd, Re
February 14, 2017
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On January 4th, 2017, four Chicago teens were arrested after kidnapping and torturing a mentally disabled man. The victim was bound, beaten, and taunted on Facebook live. He was forced to drink toilet water and his scalp was sliced with a knife multiple times. In, the video the teens expressed their...

President Barack Obama’s Farewell Address

President Barack Obama’s Farewell Address

Marian Garcia, Reporter
February 9, 2017
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On January 10, 2017 President Barack Obama went to McCormick Place Chicago, Illinois and gave his Farewell Speech to America and its citizens. Obama made sure to make many points across during his speech. Many people attending the farewell made sure that he knew that he would be missed. Some eve...

What Taking Away Planned Parenthood Would Actually Do

What Taking Away Planned Parenthood Would Actually Do

Alexandria Brierre, Reporter
February 2, 2017
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Planned Parenthood has spent many years doing its best to provide adequate healthcare for women, men, and teens, many of whom are poverty-stricken. The organization also helps treat sexually transmitted diseases, perform breast exams, give sexual education to teenagers, prevent pregnancies, and they...

New Zealand secret Santa

Alexandria Brierre, Reporter
January 19, 2017
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In New Zealand, New Zealand's Twitter Secret Santa Campaign has helped almost 2,000 people swap gifts with mysterious people throughout the nation. One of the most interesting things about the campaign is that they do all of this with the help of Twitter. It all started in 2010, when a man named Sam Elton...

Lowe’s hires a disabled vet and his dog

Lowe’s hires a disabled vet and his dog

Ashton Bryson, Reporter
December 19, 2016
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Clay Luthy (35), a disabled veteran, and his service dog, Charlotte, were recently hired at a Lowe's Home Improvement store in Texas. Many veterans have a difficult time finding a decent job, especially if they are disabled. Most employers are hesitant to hire veterans because most of them would have...

Oakland fire

Valeria Rodriguez, Reporter
December 19, 2016
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As a party was taking place in a warehouse in Oakland, California on Friday, December 2nd, a fire broke out which resulted in at least 36 people dead. The warehouse, known as ‘The Ghost Ship’ was a place that artists called home.  "It was a known community house, a place for the creative class to support each other, gain momentum, hash ou...

Diving into French culture

Erica Munoz, Reporter
December 19, 2016
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Madame Herring, the French teacher at Rangel, tries her best to educate her classes about the French culture. Each year she creates new projects to keep her students interested and engaged. This year she has given a different topic to groups in each class. The way the classroom is set up, there are...

Rangelians participate at the talent show

Erica Munoz, Reporter
December 19, 2016
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On November 18, 2016 Rangel had a talent show as part of the many festivities of Traditions Week, which is a week in which Rangel students and staff dress up, participate in events and activities, and attend the homecoming flag-football game. Many of the talented students of Rangel participated in the...

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