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Kids are growing up too fast

Kids are growing up too fast

Renee C. Byer

October 26, 2015

Brandon Gonzales, 12, has been using a cell phone since he was 10. Almost all of his friends have cell phones, too. His mom, Elizabeth Gonzales, likes knowing that he can call home at any time. "It gives me peace of mind," she said. Kids ages 9 to 12 are the fastest-growing cell phone market. (Rene...

’50 Shades’

Sarah Dussault

August 29, 2012

Hustler Hollywood display of the "Fifty Shades of Grey" trilogy with S&M mask, whip and rose pedals on display near the checkout line, July 30, 2012, in South Florida. Hustler and other erotica shops have seen an increase in sales of items talked about in the book. Also, the customers coming in aren't...

Sac State has on-campus options to relieve the stress of life

Sac State has on-campus options to relieve the stress of life

McClatchy Tribune

April 10, 2012

Students stress about situations going on in their lives, whether it is work, money, school or relationships. When people stress to their limit, it can be hazardous to their health. Kalyn Coppedge, Health Educator at the Student Health Services at The Well, said stress can impact a person in a variet...

Kids using cell phones

Kids using cell phones

McClatchy

April 10, 2012

Brandon Gonzales, 12, has been using a cell phone since he was 10. Almost all of his friends have cell phones, too. His mom, Elizabeth Gonzales, likes knowing that he can call home at any time. "It gives me peace of mind," she said. Kids ages 9 to 12 are the fastest-growing cell phone market. (Renee C...

Immigration laws lead to racism

Immigration laws lead to racism

Kelly Walters

April 20, 2011

There are millions of illegal immigrants in California. According to the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, Office of Immigration Statistic there was an estimated 2.6 million illegal immigrants residing in California in 2009. In total, illegal immigrants represent about 6.8 percent of the state’s population....

Double Coverage: A baseball junkie in search of a football team

Double Coverage: A baseball junkie in search of a football team

JOSE CARLOS FAJARDO

November 30, 2010

Cassie Kolias I've always been a baseball girl. Baseball is and will definitely be my first love of all the sports. When I fell in love with the baseball, it literally was like a whirlwind summer love affair that turned into a long-term relationship. I learned loyalty at a young age, and so far it alw...

Budget prior to partying

Budget prior to partying

C.W. GRIFFIN

November 9, 2010

Talecia Bell Once again, after swearing myself to a budget of $60, I unnecessarily spent about $110 trying too hard to party over the Halloween weekend. As young adults, we have this sense of entitlement to party; many times, we mistakenly convince ourselves that spending for the purposes of having fun ...

Double Coverage: Attending the World Series tops the baseball bucket list

Double Coverage: Attending the World Series tops the baseball bucket list

KEVIN SULLIVAN

November 2, 2010

Cassie Kolias What do you want to do before you die? Maybe you've seen the movie "The Bucket List" starring Morgan Freeman and Jack Nicholson, or maybe you've seen MTV's hit reality series "The Buried Life." Either way, you have probably heard of a bucket list. It's a compilation of things in the form o...

Security measures are too much

Security measures are too much

Mike Stocker

November 2, 2010

The security the government provides is an illusion. Yassir Afifi, a student in Santa Clara, lived in Egypt from 2002 to 2008. His father, Aladdin Afifi, was president of the Muslim Community Association in America until his death last year. Yassir Afifi knows that he has been on an international watchlist...

Double Coverage: Mia Hamm tops the list of women athletes

Double Coverage: Mia Hamm tops the list of women athletes

Cassie Kolias

October 12, 2010

Cassie Kolias Men are constantly recognized for the athletic abilities, but sometimes a woman comes in and gets the kudos she rightly deserves. Here are the top 10 female athletes. 10. Danica Patrick In case you didn't know, she's a pretty talented race car driver. In 2008 she won Twin Ring Motegi and becam...

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