Chris Brown’s legal history: does it hinder?

Rebecca Dou, Staff Writer
May 2, 2014

RECENT ASSAULT ACCUSATION LEAVES MUSIC FANS DIVIDED The celebrity artist once again finds himself bound by the law after a man named Isaac Adams Parker reported that Brown and his bodyguard, Christopher Hollosy, assaulted him outside a hotel in Washington, D.C., last October. Parker said in his report... Read more »

Renovated North Hills Amphitheater sparks celebration

Emerson Santiago, Staff Writer
May 2, 2014

Crisp green grass. The beaming spring sun. Smiling faces all around. Stalls line the sides of the park, offering everything from free dog treats to sushi samplers. Sunday, April 27, was a gorgeous day at the commencement celebration for the Midtown Park and amphitheater. The $10.5 million project, funded... Read more »

South Korean ferry sinks on field trip

Sukyun Chung, Staff Writer
May 2, 2014

Number 58. Male student. Skinny, with pimples and braces. Wearing a light green hoodie. A woman walks into a tent, sobbing, as she gives 58 a name: Jin Woohyuk. Such numbers and descriptions lay sprawling across a white board in Jindo, South Korea. Volunteers gradually match names with descriptions as... Read more »

Fossil fuel divestment movement gains momentum

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Aditya Garg, Staff Writer
May 2, 2014

Twenty-six religious institutions, 22 cities, two counties, 11 colleges and universities, 19 foundations and several other institutions have committed in some form to divest from fossil fuels. Characterized as “the fastest growing divestment movement in history” by an Oxford University study, the... Read more »

News in Brief

Rishab Revankar, World and Nation Editor
May 2, 2014

Khanaqin, Iraq: Suicide attacks shook Iraq on April 28, killing 50 people days before the national elections. The worst attack occurred in Khanaqin, north of Baghdad, when a bomber killed 30 and wounded 50 others at a Kurdish rally, Al Jazeera reports. Other attacks were tied to Sunni militants, who... Read more »

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