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Groups D and E Intensify the World Cup

Groups D and E Intensify the World Cup

Ignacio Cervantes, Reporter

June 22, 2018


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Friday morning, Brazil (1-1-0) needed 91 minutes to score against Costa Rica (0-0-2) in St. Petersburg. The Brazilians  hit the back of the net twice in stoppage time and won 2-0. With the result, Brazil (La Selecao) now leads Group E through goal difference. It began to alleviate concerns after...

World Cup: The Curious Case of the Juggernauts

World Cup: The Curious Case of the Juggernauts

Ignacio Cervantes, Reporter

June 21, 2018


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Inside the first week of the FIFA World Cup in Russia, a handful of teams have began packing their bags. After two matches, three teams, Saudi Arabia, Morocco, and Peru are eliminated from playoff contention with one game left. After Thursday’s games, even the likes of Argentina are hanging by a...

Review: Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom

Review: Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom

Diego Crespo

June 21, 2018


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The Exceptional Cruelty of a No-Hugging Policy

The Exceptional Cruelty of a No-Hugging Policy

Ashley Fetters / The Atlantic, Staff Writer / The Atlantic

June 20, 2018


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Fire Breaks Out at Rio Hondo Parking Lot

Fire Breaks Out at Rio Hondo Parking Lot

Luis Gutierrez, Reporter

June 19, 2018


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Around 9 a.m. Tuesday, June 19 a loud boom was heard coming from the student parking lot area at Rio Hondo College. At first, the sound could be mistaken for a loud gunshot or a car crash, but upon further inspection, it was neither of those. It was a parked BMW X 5 that had caught flames in student pa...

Argentina Looks Fragile and VAR Enters the Scene

Argentina Looks Fragile and VAR Enters the Scene

Ignacio Cervantes, Reporter

June 16, 2018


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A pair of missed penalties and some Video Assistant Referee calls were the defining moments in Day 3 of the 2018 FIFA World Cup. Lionel Messi’s miss from the spot meant missed opportunity for Argentina meanwhile France managed a victory against Australia. Messi Unable to Influence Argentina A day of ...

Ronaldo Shines, Uruguay Leave it Late, and Morocco Left in Agony

Ronaldo Shines, Uruguay Leave it Late, and Morocco Left in Agony

Ignacio Cervantes, Reporter

June 15, 2018


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Friday was the first full day of World Cup 2018 in Russia as Groups A and B finished their first round of play. Cristiano Ronaldo Shines Brightest Cristiano Ronaldo’s three goals secured a point for Portugal in Sochi’s Fischt Stadium against Iberian rivals Spain. The entertaining 3-3 draw offered ...

Incredibles 2 Review

Incredibles 2 Review

Luis Gutierrez, Staff Writer

June 14, 2018


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Incredibles 2 was a work of art, plain and simple. This movie was great from start to finish, there was never a dull moment. If you even dared to look at your phone or blink you’d miss an amazing moment. This movie was 10+ years in the making, the first one came out way back in 2004! It was needle...

World Cup Opener Results in Target Practice for Host

World Cup Opener Results in Target Practice for Host

Ignacio Cervantes, Reporter

June 14, 2018


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It was a dream start for Russia’s compressed, counter-attacking style that proved too much for a listless Saudi Arabia. The hosts were led by substitutes Denis Cheryshev and Artem Dzyuba to a 5-0 win at Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow. The patient transitioning of Russia outpaced Saudi Arabia’s passive de...

El Paisano in Russia

El Paisano in Russia

Ignacio Cervantes, Reporter

June 13, 2018


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The 21st edition of the FIFA World Cup is hours away from kicking off. Host nation Russia will battle Saudi Arabia in the tournament’s opening match in Moscow’s Luzhniki Stadium on Thursday. This summer, El Paisano Online will be your guide throughout the duration of the event. Time Difference Usu...

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