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Angry Baby Trump Balloon Makes a Visit Over Downtown LA

Angry Baby Trump Balloon Makes a Visit Over Downtown LA

Erika Suarez, Digital Editor-in-Chief

October 19, 2018


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A giant balloon portrayed as an infant Donald Trump appeared in Downtown LA on Friday. holding a cellphone with an angrily face, the balloon was visible from the 110 and 10 Freeway interchange. Meanwhile, It inflated Friday morning. Leading to the upcoming fourth annual Politicon, a politcal convention...

Caravan migrants break Guatemala border fence, rush Mexico

Caravan migrants break Guatemala border fence, rush Mexico

Sonia Perez D. and Mark Stevenson | AP

October 19, 2018


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TECUN UMAN, Guatemala — Migrants traveling in a mass caravan burst through a Guatemalan border fence and streamed by the thousands toward Mexican territory on Friday, defying Mexican authorities’ entreaties for an orderly crossing and U.S. President Donald Trump’s threats of retaliation. Read full s...

National Coming Out Day Event

Danielle Anzures and Noah Garcia, Staff Writer & Associate Editor

October 18, 2018


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Rio Hondo’s event for National Coming Day brought a speaker to students that made an impact on students.

Breast Cancer Awareness Walk

Ignacio Cervantes, Sports Editor

October 18, 2018


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Monica De La Cruz and The Associated Students of Rio Hondo College teamed up with Laura Verdugo, CARE Program Specialist, to deliver a powerful Breast Cancer Awareness event Tuesday, Oct. 9. Students, faculty, and supporters of awareness for breast cancer united outside the Student Union building ...

Limo Crash Becomes Deadliest Crash in 9 Years

gilberto espana, staff writer

October 18, 2018


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On October 6th, a limo crash became the nation’s deadliest transportation accident in nearly a decade. A total of 18 people were inside the limousine which crashed when its driver failed to stop at an intersection and hit a parked car in Albany. The crash killed two pedestrians, making a total of 20 ...

Rio Hondo College realiza acciones en favor de la educación de inmigrantes indocumentados

October 16, 2018


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El plantel educativo, ubicado en Whittier, California, ofrece asesoría en diferentes asuntos relacionados a inmigración y tiene un programa que provee acceso a dos años de educación gratuita. https://www.univision.com/los-angeles/kmex/rio-hondo-college-realiza-acciones-en-favor-de-la-educ...

3 Positions Available for The Rio Hondo Board of Trustees

Leo John Villanueva, Staff Writer

October 16, 2018


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Rio Hondo's Board of Trustees consists of five members that are elected to a four-year term; the terms are staggered. However, there are three Included in this cycle, and two in the following cycle. The three positions on the ballot for this election cycle are area’s 1, 3, and 5. Area 1 covers the C...

Speaking Out for Those Who Can’t

Speaking Out for Those Who Can’t

Diana Juarez, Managing Editor

October 15, 2018


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The Women’s and Children’s Crisis Shelter (WCCS) of Whittier hosted its 4th annual Lip Sync Event this past Oct. 4th at the Whittier Community Theater. The event was created to kick off Domestic Violence Awareness Month. Which helps victims and allies alike “Speak Out for Those Who Can’t.” Maria...

Tension Between U.S. and China

Leo Villanueva, Reporter

October 11, 2018


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China's aggression has gone unchecked South China Sea, Sep. 30, a Chinese Destroyer aggressively forced the USS Decatur, a U.S. destroyer, to maneuver off course. In accordance with international law, the Decatur engaged in a freedom of navigation operations. The South China Sea is a hotbed of activ...

Volcano Erupts in Indonesia After Earthquake and Tsunami

Jacobo Garrido, Staff Writer

October 9, 2018


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A volcano erupted after an earthquake and tsunami hit the island of Sulawesi, Indonesia last Friday. Leaving 1,400 people dead and hundreds more missing. To make matters worse, on October 3rd Mount Soputan erupted just days after these devastating natural disasters. Many volcanologist believe that the 7...

8 Year Old Little Girl Found a Sword Over 1500 Years Old in a Lake

Jake Laurell, Staff Writer

October 8, 2018


Filed under News, Science & Tech

Eight year old Saga Vanecek little girl from Minneapolis at a Swedish lake found a sword over 1500 years old. She was having a normal day at Lake Vidöstern during a typical summer day when she stated the following to local Swedish news site: “I picked it up and was going to drop it back in the water, but it had a handle, an...

Flooding Concerns in Long Beach After High Surf Advisory

Veronica Miracle, abc7

October 6, 2018


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With waves reaching as high as 8 feet, bulldozers take action to reduce the threat of flooding. A 10-foot ridge and plywood reinforced wall were used to protect beach-side homes. Read Full Story (Click Here)

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