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Five talked about moments in 2016: News Edition

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Carolyne Hogikyan

December 30, 2016

* The number order does not signify the importance of each event. 1. U.S. Presidential Elections Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton drew much attention during their run for presidency. Current president-elect Trump was criticized for a video of himself discussing sexual aggression towards women, ...

Weekly Editor’s Picks: David Bowie tribute show, Grand Park New Year’s Eve, Rose Parade

Crowds look up at Los Angeles city hall which displays the countdown to 2017

Anthony Martinez

December 28, 2016

Wednesday 12/28 Battle of the Cocktails @ Baldoria Putting a spin on a Battle of the Bands-type competition, two bartenders will duke it out at this Little Tokyo bar to see who reigns the better drink crafter. The cover charge includes a sample of the drinks made in this battle and some food to go wi...

Greenlight Lights Out Ep. 23.5

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Alex Razo

December 22, 2016

Gonzalo is joined by Lynda and Sarah on Lights Out. Sarah and Lynda talk about some strange tattoo ideas and Gonzalo gets a brief phone call from a special guest. [soundcloud url="" params="color=ff5500&auto_play=false&hide_related=false&show_comments=true&show_user=true&show_reposts=false"...

Greenlight Ep. 23: The Animated Series?

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Alex Razo

December 22, 2016

?On this episode of Greenlight Gonzalo is joined by Luis Marquez as they discuss the impact that some notable animated series' have had on children and our society. Gonzalo takes us back to the 90's and early aughts for some nostalgic shows and Luis brings insight to some of the animated programs c...

Gavin Newsom addresses CSU athletics

Tharpe dribbles the ball in the center of the court as Walden covers him

David Yapkowitz

December 21, 2016

Earlier this month after the NCAA's decision to put the CSUN men's basketball program on three year probation due to academic fraud, California Lieutenant Governor Gavin Newsom issued a letter to CSU Chancellor Timothy White regarding the state of CSU athletics. Among Newsom's chief concerns were...

Trump wins the 270 electoral votes to become president

Donald Trump and Mike Pence wave to the audience

Josue Aguilar

December 19, 2016

Donald trump won the required 270 Electoral College votes to formally become the president elect, according the New York times. Electors casted their votes Monday, with only a few electors changing their vote despite protest, giving Trump about 290 of the electoral votes, as reported by the Los Angeles ...

How CSUN students are coping with post-election stress

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Meliss Arteaga

December 16, 2016

Since news of United States President-elect Donald Trump taking office in January broke out, CSUN students who do not support Trump have been protesting against the reality television personality. However, not all students have been able to protest. Post-election students from all sorts of organizations have ...

In Photos: NoDAPL protest in DTLA

Large group of people fill the streets protesting

Blaise Scemama

December 14, 2016

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Active shooter preparedness remains strong at CSUN

CSUN police have a practice training while carrying fake guns in the SRC

Dalia Espinosa

December 14, 2016

Advocacy for active shooter preparedness has spread around campus this semester which has raised student consciousness toward the skills needed to safely battle an active shooter. Following the video “Active Shooter and the Survival Mindset” created by CSUN Department of Police Services and the...

CSUN falls to San Diego State

CSUN player and opposing team member wait for the referee to drop the puck

Solomon Ladvienka

December 14, 2016

The No. 10 Matadors’ ice hockey team came out guns blazing against the No. 9 Aztecs Saturday night to end the first half of the season on a high note before going on winter break, but came up short 6-5.San Diego State got on the board early and put two goals past CSUN’s Brandon Kalvoda in ...

The Countdown: The Holidays are Coming…

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Alex Razo

December 14, 2016

The holidays are that special time of the year where no matter you’re from or what your beliefs are, you pretty much get forced to participate. Join Dede and Henry as they discuss some of the funny, special, random things that make the holidays what they are. Enjoy. [soundcloud url=""...

Crime Blotter December 5-11

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Samantha Gullikson

December 13, 2016

Tuesday, Dec. 6- Two residents of UPA 19 were referred for disciplinary action for alcohol law violations.- A fire alarm on the first floor of UPA 10 was falsely activated by an unknown suspect.- A secured bicycle was stolen from outside the CSUN campus store.Wednesday, Dec. 7- An unknown suspect stole a secured bic...

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