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Major League Soccer: LAFC Uses Second Half to Get Passed Colorado

LAFC won the six points possible this week after beating Real Salt Lake Wednesday night and Colorado Rapids Sunday night. On Friday Aug. 24 they’ll play the LA derby against LA Galaxy.

Ramon Alvarado, Contributor

August 20, 2018

Lee Nguyen and Diego Rossi each netted a goal in the second half for the Los Angeles Football Club to pull away from the Colorado Rapids at the Banc of California Stadium in Los Angeles Sunday, August 19. LAFC’s record improves to 12-7-6 on the year with the win, and they now look forward to their ...

LA County Sheriffs and Operation Healthy Hearts Provide Showers and More for Homeless

The events put on by the LA County Sheriff's Department and Operation Healthy Hearts give most of the homeless who attend their only chance to shower for the week.

Ramon Alvarado, Editor-in-Chief

July 9, 2018

Homelessness has been a longstanding issue in Los Angeles. The homeless rate jumped 75% in the last six years, according to a LA Times report. The Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department’s Homeless Outreach Services Team (HOST) has plans to help those unfortunate this summer and beyond. HOST an...

Signing Event Held for Graduating Rio Hondo Volleyball Members

Sara Harding (left), seated by Natalie Magallon and Bree Newton (right). Harding was a part of the indoor and beach volleyball teams while being a copy editor for El Paisano during her last two semesters at Rio Hondo.

Ramon Alvarado, Editor-in-Chief

May 17, 2018

A signing event took place Thursday, May 17 in the Rio Hondo pool area for Lady Roadrunner volleyball members who will be moving on from the college. Michell Chavez, Sara Harding, Michelle Hawkins, Madison Mader,  Natalie Magallon, Victoria Martinez and Bree Newton were the Ladies recognized for their...

Aw Geez! ‘Rick and Morty’ Renewed for 70 More Episodes

Wubba lubba dub dub! Rick and Morty is set to return for a whole lot more adventures.

Ramon Alvarado, Editor-in-Chief

May 13, 2018

Aw geez! Co-creators Justin Roiland and Dan Harmon announced Thursday, May 10 that they’ve signed a deal to renew the hit ‘toon show Rick and Morty for 70(!) more episodes. There’s still no telling just when the fourth season of wild, portal-jumping adventures will be back on Cartoon Network’s Adul...

Is Your Information Safe? Over 48 Million Online User Profiles Leaked

Hackers aren't the only people you have to look out for. There are firms being given your private information, but can they be trusted?

April 22, 2018

Are you sure your information is safe on the ‘net? Forty-eight million user profiles from the likes of Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn had their information leaked, without their knowledge or consent, by a little-known data firm back in February of this year.  The incident just came to light this ...

Baseball: Rio Falls to Long Beach City College

Rio Hondo pitcher Edmundo Fernandez tried to keep the Roadrunners in the game against LBCC, but was unable to stop the Vikings' bats.

Ramon Alvarado, Editor-in-Chief

March 18, 2018

The Roadrunners battled the Long Beach City College Vikings at The Jungle Saturday, March 15. Rio jumped ahead early on but were unable to hold the lead, falling to LBCC, 5-4. Rio got on the board in the very first inning, thanks to right-fielder John Sabajan and first-baseman Luis Aguilar. With a c...

iHeartMedia Files for Bankruptcy

iHeartRadio has stations set all around the country, including San Francisco and Los Angeles.

Ramon Alvarado, Editor-in-Chief

March 18, 2018

In a press release issued the morning of March 15, iHeartMedia announced it is filing for chapter 11 bankruptcy. The company is doing so in an effort to clear more than $10 billion of the debt it has accumulated over the last decade. iHeartMedia has been one of the more dominant audio companies in...

Physicist Stephen Hawking Passes Away at 76

Stephen Hawking was diagnosed with a rare disease that affects all the bones in his body at the age of 22. Despite this, he went on to live a lengthy, memorable life as he shared his brilliance with the world.

Ramon Alvarado, Editor-in-Chief

March 13, 2018

One of the world's most famous and greatest physicists, Stephen Hawking died early Wednesday, March 13 morning in his England home. Hawking  was diagnosed with a rare disease at the age of 22 that left him in a wheel chair and took away most of his ability to speak. Despite this, Hawking went on to...

Bones Found in 1940 Likely Those of Amelia Earhart

One of the greater mysteries in aviation history may have been solved. Bones found in 1940 have been re-examined and are now beloved to be those of legendary pilot Amelia Earhart.

Ramon Alvarado, Editor-in-Chief

March 12, 2018

Bones found in a remote South Pacific island in 1940 have been reexamined and are now believed to belong to legendary American pilot Amelia Earhart. The bones were first examined in 1940 by physician D.W. Hoodless. The only conclusion Hoodless made was that the bones belonged to a man. University...

Geek Squad Working Closely with FBI

The relationship between the Geek Squad and FBI has already led to the arrest of one man last January.

Ramon Alvarado, Editor-in-Chief

March 12, 2018

The FBI has been working closely with Best Buy’s computer repair service, Geek Squad over the last decade. In an investigation launched by the Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF), a digital Civil right group, it was discovered that Geek Squad employees have been playing the role of informants for...

Pierce College Back to Normal Schedule After “Credible Threat”

Pierce College became the latest campus that has had to evacuate because of a supposed threat. As of Thursday, March 8 the school is back to its normal schedule.

Ramon Alvarado, Editor-in-Chief

March 8, 2018

Pierce College students and staff in Woodland Hills had to evacuate the campus on Wednesday, March 7 after a   "credible threat" was overheard. As of Thursday morning, the campus is now cleared of any threats and classes are now running as regularly scheduled. For more information, head over to AB...

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