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“Game of Thrones” hits high gear in final season

“Game of Thrones” hits high gear in final season

Joey Garcia, Sports Editor

May 1, 2019

Game of Thrones, originally published as A Song of Ice and Fire is a series of books written by American novelist George R. R. Martin. A Song of Ice and Fire consists of seven books, the first being “A Game of Thrones” was first published in 1996. As the month of April is coming to a close, l...

Loughlin hit with consequences in college admissions scandal

Loughlin hit with consequences in college admissions scandal

Vivian Reyes, Staff Writer

April 30, 2019

Actress Lori Loughlin and fifteen other parents have been charged in the connection with the college admissions scandal. The parents include actress Lori Loughlin and her husband Mossimo Giannulli. The accused parents are asking prosecutors to hand over evidence, according to Monday’s court case. The ...

Volunteer today! Comicpalooza is still recruiting for big 3-day weekend

Volunteer today! Comicpalooza is still recruiting for big 3-day weekend

Ana Gonzalez, Editor-in-Chief

April 29, 2019

Are you in need of hands-on experience? Wonder what it’s like behind the scenes at a con? Maybe you also enjoy working with groups of people or even guests? Sign up to be a volunteer at Comicpalooza. You can also get rewarded for your time! This year which will run from May 10-12, promises to...

“Game of Thrones”, “Flash” stars coming to Comicpalooza

“Game of Thrones”, “Flash” stars coming to Comicpalooza

Ana Gonzalez, Editor-in-Chief

April 10, 2019

Winter is coming in Houston. Wait, what? Brace yourselves, Houston. Comicpalooza announced Game of Thrones actresses Emilia Clarke, Nathalie Emmanuel, and The Flash’s Grant Gustin as headliners to the 2019 comic convention, which will run from Friday, May 10 to Sunday, May 12 at George R. Brow...

Nipsey Hussle’s death leaves community grieving

Nipsey Hussle’s death leaves community grieving

Vivian Reyes and Frederick Barnes

April 10, 2019

Ermias Asghedom, a Los Angeles-based rapper better known as Nipsey Hussle was fatally shot on Sunday, March 31, 2019, in Los Angeles, California outside his own store he owned in South Los Angeles. Sources say that Nipsey’s team was not notified about his appearance to the store. Following his appearance,...

Old video of Cardi B resurfaces; responds to past claims

Old video of Cardi B resurfaces; responds to past claims

Frederick Barnes, Staff Writer

March 29, 2019

"All I can do is be a better me for myself my family and my future."

From a first timer: how to survive SXSW

From a first timer: how to survive SXSW

Ana Gonzalez, Editor-in-Chief

March 21, 2019

Welcome to Austin, the official home of SXSW; bringing you multiple conferences, festivals, and parties all over Downtown. For a first-time attendee, it may be a lot to take in. You won’t know what to do, or where to start. You kept hearing rumors that there’s free food, or open bars with no badge...

Kathy Griffin tells her side of the story in exclusive comedy special

Kathy Griffin tells her side of the story in exclusive comedy special

Ana Gonzalez, Editor-in-Chief

March 21, 2019

The phoenix rises once more. So what has Kathy Griffin been up to since her career crumbled in May 2017? The 58-year-old comedian funded her own comedy special, from the film crew to the posters, filming at a fairly small venue in Santa Monica, CA. She wanted to tell her audience what really happened...

Lance Bass dives deep in 90’s boy band scam

Lance Bass dives deep in 90’s boy band scam

Ana Gonzalez, Editor-in-Chief

March 21, 2019

If you have heard about Lou Pearlman, you may become aware of his history. Otherwise, you are in for a heck of a ride. If you were a 90’s girl like myself, I’m sure you remember those days when two of the biggest boy bands took over the world, and your bedroom walls. Backstreet Boys and *NSYNC were rival groups back in the day, however, no fan knew about what was happen...

Los Tigres del Norte set new RodeoHouston attendance record

Los Tigres del Norte set new RodeoHouston attendance record

Vivian Reyes, Staff Writer

March 16, 2019

“Go Tejano Day” was held Sunday, March 10 at RodeoHouston by the group Los Tigres del Norte. Los Tigres del Norte are a renowned norteño band made up of five Mexican-American brothers from California. The band of brothers have been performing together since 1970. Their breakout single, “Cont...

Friends, fans and family grieve Luke Perry’s death

Friends, fans and family grieve Luke Perry’s death

Vivian Reyes, Staff Writer

March 16, 2019

Luke Perry was a TV icon and a heartthrob who rose to fame on Beverly Hills, 90210. Luke died after suffering a massive stroke on March 4. He passed away early that morning at St. Joseph’s Hospital in Burbank. Perry was surrounded by his children Jack and Sophie, fiancee Wendy Madison Bauer, moth...

Houston partied with Cardi B at sold-out, re​cord-breaking Rodeo performance

Houston partied with Cardi B at sold-out, re​cord-breaking Rodeo performance

Sarah Al-Shaikh, Staff Writer

March 5, 2019

Twerking, “Okrrrrt’s,” and hot pink cowgirl boots. Cardi B’s Rodeo Houston concert was a record-breaking, one of a kind performance. Not a seat was vacant in NRG Stadium during Cardi’s performance Friday, March 1st. Exactly 75,580 people were in attendance that night, making it the most...

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