Rio Hondo College Newspaper

El Paisano

Rio Hondo College Newspaper

El Paisano

Rio Hondo College Newspaper

El Paisano

Rio al Instante Ep.2 (March 27, 2021)

Valeria Yanez March 29, 2021

Episode 2 of Rio al Instante is about the Vatican and their decision whether to bless same-sex unions or not. It is also about Australia’s protests in March and about Switzerland's COVID strategy. Italy, Germany, and France stopping Astrazeneca vaccine. Lastly Deb Haaland’s victory of becoming the...

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Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow will crown the winner of Russias World Cup 2018.

World Cup: Keys to the game

One world, one fight.
Ignacio Cervantes, Sports Editor July 14, 2018

Sunday, July 15 the 21st World Cup Final will be played in Moscow between France and Croatia. France entered the tournament a favorites and have vindicated its high rating by reaching its third final in history. Croatia enter the match as heavy underdogs after forcing its way to the final match with...

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The French celebrate post-whistle after reaching the 2018 World Cup final. Photo credit: Zurab Kurtsikidze/EPA, via Shutterstock.

World Cup: France the first World Cup finalist

Ignacio Cervantes, Sports Editor July 10, 2018

The French national team sealed a 1-0 win over Belgium in St. Petersburg Tuesday to earn a spot in the World Cup final. Samuel Umtiti’s header from a corner kick went past Belgian goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois. The goal put France ahead for good in the 51st minute of the game in a match that saw a toothless...

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Edinson Cavani celebrates his second goal of the night that sent Uruguay to the quarter-finals. Photo credit: Patrick Smith, Getty Images

World Cup: Cavani brace for Uruguay while Mbappe seals win for France

Ignacio Cervantes, Sports Editor June 30, 2018

Two quarter-finalists emerged as Uruguay and France advance to the next round and will matchup in Nizhny Novgorod Friday. In Kazan, Kylian Mbappe was the key figure in the French’s 4-3 elimination of Argentina. The Frenchman’s two goals assured Les Blues’ lead and resulted in game-winners. Antoine...

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Lionel Messi piggy-backs Marcos Rojo (no. 15) after the latters goal kept Messi from backing his bags. Photo credit: Richard Heathcote, Getty Images

World Cup: France to face Argentina, Croatia anticipate Denmark

Ignacio Cervantes, Sports Editor June 26, 2018

In St. Petersburg, it took a Marcos Rojo 87th minute game-winner to identify Group D’s knockout contestants. The goal gave Argentina a 2-1 win against Nigeria. And thanks to Croatia’s victory over Iceland by the same score, a spot in the Round of 16. With the win in Rostov-On-Don, Croatia earned...

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Iceland goalkeeper Hannes Halldorsson stopped Lionel Messis penalty kick which ultimately earned Iceland a tie. Photo credit: washingtonpost.com

Argentina Looks Fragile and VAR Enters the Scene

Ignacio Cervantes, Sports Editor June 16, 2018

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...

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The Charlie Hebdo Offices, coutesy of money.CNN.com

Je ne suis pas Charlie (I am NOT Charlie)

David M. Loza, Staff Writer January 28, 2015

On Jan. 7, two Islamist gunmen opened fire in the Paris Headquarters of Charlie Hebdo, killing 12 staff members including a maintenance worker and two police officers. Eleven people were also wounded, including four in serious condition. The two gunmen, later identified as French Muslim brothers,...

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