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Lifestyle habits can prevent cancer

Darian Nishida, Reporter

April 30, 2018

Many cancers can be prevented by not smoking, maintaining a healthy weight, not drinking too much alcohol, eating plenty of vegetables, fruits and whole grains, vaccination against certain infectious diseases, not eating too much processed and red meat, and avoiding too much sunlight exposure. Early...

Taking hats off indoors is a courtesy

Darian Nishida, Reporter

March 6, 2018

Back in the day, men were taught to remove their hats as soon as they crossed the threshold of a house or public building, and ladies were to remove theirs if they obstructed someone's view. And if you don’t remove your hat it will be considered Rude. I always wear my hat indoors because I don’t...

What is a lunar eclipse?

Wednesday morning's Super Blue Blood moon viewed from Griffith Observatory in Los Angeles (credit: https://www.space.com/39208-super-blue-blood-moon-guide.html)

Darian Nishida

February 5, 2018

During a lunar eclipse, the moon passes into the Earth's shadow. But sunlight streaming through the planet's atmosphere scatters onto the lunar surface, so rather than disappearing completely, the moon turns deep red. The exact color and visibility of the moon can vary among eclipses, according to E.C....

Vegas shooting recorded as deadliest in U.S. history

Darian Nishida, Reporter

October 19, 2017

At about 10:05 P.M. on Sunday, Oct. 1, a man began firing from the 32nd floor of the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino on a crowd of 22,000 people attending an outdoor country music festival. In the minutes before the mass shooting started, Paddock fired 200 bullets into the hotel hallway, wounding security...

News After Irma

Darian Nishida, Reporter

September 18, 2017

The monster hurricane that hit the Florida Keys last Sunday as a Category 4 storm was downgraded to tropical storm status as it finally pushed its was out of the state and into Georgia, where it caused more misery. In Florida at least 10 or more people have lost their lives from Florida to South Carolina...

Houston tries to recover from Harvey as Irma heads for Florida

Darian Nishida, Reporter

September 7, 2017

At least sixty deaths and more than a dozen injuries have been reported in the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey. Harvey hit Houston, Texas as a category 4 hurricane; people say that was the biggest hurricane to ever hit that area. As a result of the flooding, thousands of peoples' homes are under water...

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