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Iran and World Powers Sign Historic Nuclear Framework Agreement

Gilberto Flores National Beat Reporter Iran, the United States, and five other world powers have reached a historic preliminary framework agreement for a plan to limit...

A State of Thirst: California’s Continuing Drought Problem

Gilberto Flores National Beat Reporter Photo courtesy of Kevin Cortopassi, Flickr As the state’s water crisis continues into its fourth year, the severe drought continues to plague...

FCC Votes 3-2 for Net Neutrality

Gilberto Flores National Beat Reporter The Federal Communications Commission voted in favor of new net neutrality rules that would regulate the Internet like a public utility....

International Edition: Greece and the EU

Gilberto Flores National Beat Reporter Greek and European finance ministers have reached a deal to approve Greece's request for an extension of its bailout program that...

UCSB Muslim Students Association Organizes Candlelit Vigil for UNC Shooting Victims

Kyle Roe Staff Writer Storke Tower was lit up on the evening of Feb. 12  in a mournful and empowering candlelit vigil in the memory of...

Anti-Muslim Hate Crime Suspected in Shooting Death of Students Near UNC Chapel Hill

Gilberto Flores National Beat Reporter Three young students were shot dead by a neighbor in their apartment near the campus of the University of North Carolina...

International Edition: Mysterious Death of Argentine Lawyer Raises Questions

Gilberto Flores National Beat Reporter Taking a rare look at international news, Argentina made headlines around the world when the mysterious death of a prosecutor rocked...

Romney’s Out; Who’s In for 2016?

Gilberto Flores National Beat Reporter Mitt Romney just announced he will not be running for President in 2016. It would have been Romney’s third attempt for...

Breaking Down the State of Our Union

Gilberto Flores National Beat Reporter When I accepted the position of National Beat Reporter, I knew that it came with a unique responsibility. The world we...

UCSB Awarded Federal Grant for Expanding Mental Health Services

Gilberto Flores National Beat Reporter The US Department of Education has awarded a $570,000 grant to the University of California, Santa Barbara for the purpose of expanding...