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Malala: The Girl on Fire

Malala: The Girl on Fire

Malala Yousafzai is a women’s education activist, from Pakistan, who first made headlines in 2008 when she delivered a speech protesting the Taliban, after they took away women’s rights to education. Two years later she came back into the eye of the media when she was stopped on her ride home from school and shot

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Elon Musk’s Tesla Heads to Mars

Tesla’s co-founder, CEO, and product Architect, Elon Musk made history on Tuesday, February 6th when his very own red Tesla Roadster blasted into space on route to Mars. SpaceX launched the vehicle at Cape Canaveral, Florida, along with the dummy driver named “Starman” strapped inside their most powerful rocket created thus far. The launch of

Thomas wildfire burns above Bella Vista Drive near Romero Canyon in this social media photo by Santa Barbara County Fire Department in Montecito California

California is getting LIT

Since last week, Southern California has been in flames scorching everything in its path. In the last week, over 1,000 different structures have been turned into ashes. This is the fifth largest wildfire in the state of California. Thousands of firefighters have been working 24 to 36 hour shifts trying to bring peace and some

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Hurricane Harvey Takes its Toll

Hurricane Harvey is labeled at category 4, the first category 4 hurricane in Texas since 1961, and Houston, Texas is taking the worst of it. There has been upwards of 50 inches of rainfall and more to come leaving roads flooded and neighborhoods resembling lakes. This hurricane has torn through Texas leaving 13 dead along with tens of thousands of victims struggling to find

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University of Florida refuses event due to tensions in Charlottesville, Virginia

The University of Florida refused a request for an event that would have taken place on September 12th in which Richard Spencer, a so proclaimed “alt right” leader, would have been speaking. This decision came after the unfolding of the protests in Charlottesville, Virginia, which resulted in significant violence and even the death of a young

The Cop Who Got Beaten

A sheriff’s life was saved by the Good Samartian. The man got out of his car while he was at a traffic stop. The Deputy First Class Dean Bardes was working on the free way when he tried to pull over the man driving the blue Toyota. Instead of stopping the man took off at

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