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Three Killed, Five Injured During Shooting in Maryland Mall

Allyson Werner National Beat Reporter A gunman opened fire at the skate shop Zumies in a mall near Baltimore, Md., on Saturday, Jan. 25, killing two...

Ugandan President to Sign Anti-Gay Legislation, Obama and UCSB Community React

Allyson Werner National Beat Reporter Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni signed a controversial new bill into law on Monday, Feb. 24, under which homosexuals could be sentenced...

UC Board of Regents’ Quarterly Meeting Discusses AFSCME Negotiations and Other Student Issues

Jacob Wong National Beat Reporter The UC Board of Regents met at UCSF Mission Bay from Nov. 13-15 for their quarterly meeting, where the main focus...

News in Brief: Feb. 22 to Feb. 28

CAMPUS Fourth-year global studies major Anthony “Tony” JianQian Tsang passed away on Wed., Feb. 15, the Office of Student Life announced in an email on...

Senate Votes Against Completion of Keystone XL Pipeline

Gilberto Flores National Beat Reporter The United States Senate voted down legislation that would allow for the completion of the Keystone XL pipeline on Nov. 18....

UC-Wide Workers Rally for Equality

Xiaotong Zhou Staff Writer American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees (AFSCME) Local 3299, UC’s largest employee union, held protests on multiple UC campuses to...

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...

Marches, Rallies, and Riots: American People Protest President Trump

Chelsea Viola National Beat Reporter Following the inauguration of Donald Trump as the United States’ 45th president, over 2 million people across the country took on the...

Governor Brown Signs ‘Sanctuary State’ Bill to Protect Undocumented Community

Arturo Samaniego National Beat Reporter California Gov. Jerry Brown signed a state senate bill Thursday that will limit cooperation between local law enforcement and federal immigration...

Cuts May Halve UCOP Budget

Arturo Samaniego National Beat Reporter Massive cuts may come soon to the University of California Office of the President alongside the movement of some UC-wide programs...