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Tragedia en Texas

Tragedia en Texas

Orestes Garcia, Staff Writer

November 7, 2017


Filed under En Español, Noticias

El pueblo de Sutherland Springs, en las afueras de la ciudad texana de San Antonio, perdió ayer al 4,2% de su población. Devin Patrick Kelley un ex-soldado de 26 años, asesinó a 26 e hirió a otros 30 de sus 643 habitantes cuando entró disparando desaforadamente a los feligreses congregados en un...

America’s Deadliest Mass Shooting

America’s Deadliest Mass Shooting

Daymara Fernandez, Staff Writer

October 9, 2017


Filed under International & Domestic, News, Video

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lyMdjvDVnww History was made on Oct. 1 in Las Vegas, Nevada, when a man opened fire in what is now being considered the deadliest mass shooting the country has ever experienced.  The shooter, Stephen Paddock, sent over 22 thousand bullets flying at attendees of the...

Terrorist Attack in Canada

Terrorist Attack in Canada

Natalia Torres, Staff Writer

February 1, 2017


Filed under International & Domestic, News

On Jan. 29., shortly after President Trump signed an executive order halting entry to the United States of people from seven Muslim-majority countries, Laval University student Alexandre Bissonnette opened fire at the Quebec Islamic Cultural Center.  The act, that has been described by some as one...

What the Fort Lauderdale Shooting Could Mean for Hispanics

What the Fort Lauderdale Shooting Could Mean for Hispanics

Natalia Torres, Staff Writer

January 11, 2017


Filed under Domestic Affairs, International Issues, Opinion, Recent Stories, Top Stories

On Friday, Jan. 6, suspect Esteban Santiago landed in the Fort Lauderdale airport and opened fire, killing five and injuring at least eight more.  Santiago, a Puerto Rican veteran, was taken into custody and now faces several charges where he could be subject to the death penalty.  The suspect is...

Police Officer Kills Mentally Ill Woman

Police Officer Kills Mentally Ill Woman

Brianna Valdes, Staff Writer

October 24, 2016


Filed under International & Domestic, News

In New York, officers were called to Deborah Danner's apartment to deal with reports of a "mentally disturbed" person. Sgt. Hugh Barry was among the officers, but as he urged Danner to drop the scissors that she had in her hand, she jolted at him and tried to hit him with a baseball bat. This resulted...

Cleveland to Pay Rice Family $6 Million

Cleveland to Pay Rice Family $6 Million

Olivia Pelaez, Staff Writer

May 4, 2016


Filed under International & Domestic, News

The City of Cleveland will pay the family of Tamir Rice $6 million to settle a lawsuit for the shooting and death of twelve-year-old Tamir Rice by a police officer after he was found to be handling a toy gun. In Nov. 2014, a civilian called 911 to report suspicious activity in a park where a gun...

Recap: March 28 – April 3

Recap: March 28 – April 3

Sophie Feinberg, Editor

April 3, 2016


Filed under International & Domestic, News

International Affairs EgyptAir hijack ends with passengers freed "An EgyptAir plane flying from Alexandria to Cairo was hijacked and forced to land in Cyprus on Tuesday by a man with what authorities said was a fake suicide belt, who was arrested after giving himself up. The passengers and crew...

Crime in Miami

Crime in Miami

Olivia Pelaez, Staff Writer

December 13, 2015


Filed under Community, International & Domestic, News

Two major crimes happened this past weekend during Miami's famous Art Basel, which consists of modern and contemporary art shows. At the event, which is considered the be relatively safe by most who go, a violent stabbing occurred. Miami Beach Police also fatally shot a man for suspected robbery, the...

Recap: November 23 – 29

Recap: November 23 – 29

Sophie Feinberg, Editor

November 29, 2015


Filed under International & Domestic, News

International Affairs Turkey shoots down Russian warplane on Syria border "Turkish warplanes have shot down a Russian military aircraft on the border with Syria. Russian President Vladimir Putin said the Su-24 was hit by air-to-air missiles fired by Turkish F-16s while it was flying over Syrian...

Recap: November 16 – 22

Recap: November 16 – 22

Sophie Feinberg, Editor

November 22, 2015


Filed under International & Domestic, News

International Affairs Blast at market in northeastern Nigeria's Yola kills 32 "A blast struck a market in the northeastern Nigerian city of Yola on Tuesday evening, killing 32 people and wounding 80 others, both the Red Cross and National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) said. The explosion occu...

Recap: October 26 – November 1

Recap: October 26 – November 1

Sophie Feinberg, Editor

November 1, 2015


Filed under International & Domestic, News

International Affairs The Latest: UN mobilizing to aid quake victims "The latest on a powerful earthquake in Afghanistan felt across South Asia (all times local). 12:30 a.m. U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon says U.N. agencies are mobilizing and are ready to support government-led relief operations f...

Recap: October 5 – 11

Recap: October 5 – 11

Sophie Feinberg, Editor

October 11, 2015


Filed under International & Domestic, News

International Affairs  Russia fires cruise missiles from warships into Syria "Russian warships in the Caspian Sea fired cruise missiles Wednesday as Syrian government troops launched a ground offensive in central Syria in the first major combined air-and-ground assault since Moscow began its...

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