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Mind-Reading Tech Coming Soon?

This new tech developed at Adrian Nestor's lab at the University of Toronto Scarborough could eventually help people with speaking disabilities and help the police with solving crimes.

Ramon Alvarado, Editor-in-Chief

March 6, 2018

Self-driving cars, phones with facial-recognition, now mind-reading tech? Using some new artificial intelligence technology, a team at the University of Toronto-Scarborough (UT) were able to recreate images shown to people with surprising accuracy. They used electroencephalogram (EEG) sensors and a special...

2018 Academy Awards Wrap-Up

From comedic skits to an Oscar for best screenplay. Jordan Peele has come a long way since his days on Mad TV.

Ramon Alvarado, Editor-in-Chief

March 4, 2018

The 90th Academy Awards took place Sunday, March 4 at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles. “The Shape of Water” was the stand-out film, but empowering speeches and musical performances capped the exciting night. This year’s Academy Awards was a bit different from those in the past. There were ...

Basketball: ELAC’s Full-Court Press Fuels Victory Over Rio

The Lady Roadrunners found it difficult to inbound the ball against ELAC. The Huskies' green jerseys seemed to be everywhere, disrupting the Rio offense the entire game.

Ramon Alvarado, Editor-in-Chief

February 9, 2018

East Los Angeles College dominated the Lady Roadrunners in the gym at Rio Hondo Friday night. The ELAC full-court pressure helped the Huskies escape The Hondo with the 81-58, 23-point victory. The Lady Roadrunners offense looked frustrated with themselves trying to break the Huskies’ full-court...

Basketball: Lady Roadrunners Lose Coaches vs Cancer Game

Rio Hondo's fight kept them in the game, but Chaffey's defense was able to come up with stops when they needed them most.

Ramon Alvarado, Editor-in-Chief

February 8, 2018

The Lady Roadrunners were outlasted by the Chaffey Panthers Wednesday night at Rio Hondo. The Rio Ladies were able to keep the game close but couldn’t overcome a late surge by the Panthers. Chaffey came away with the 54-44 road victory, spoiling Coaches vs Cancer Night for the Lady Roadrunners. Pink...

Eagles Defeat Patriots for Franchise’s First Super Bowl Victory

Super Bowl LII MVP Nick Foles salutes the Minneapolis crowd as confetti falls on him and his daughter.

Ramon Alvarado, Editor-in-Chief

February 4, 2018

The Philadelphia Eagles have won their first Super Bowl in franchise history after defeating the New England Patriots in Super Bowl LII. Eagles’ quarterback Nick Foles was given the MVP award after throwing for 373 yards, 3 touchdowns and an interception in the Super Bowl victory. Foles connected...

Astros Defeat Dodgers to Win 2017 World Series

The Houston Astros scored all of their five runs in the first two innings of game seven.  The victory earned Houston their first ever World Series title.

Ramon Alvarado, Editor-in-Chief

November 1, 2017

After a seven game series that played out like film drama, the Houston Astros came out on top of the Dodgers to win the 2017 World Series. Fans at Dodger Stadium were all riled up at the start of the seventh and final game of the Fall Classic. The Dodgers were playing for their first championship...

Los Angeles Dodgers are Heading to the World Series

Dozens of LA Dodger

Ramon Alvarado, Editor-in-Chief

October 19, 2017

What a time for Los Angeles Dodgers’ fans! After dominating their way through the National League, the Dodgers are heading to the World Series for the first time since 1988!   The Boys in Blue clinched their World Series ticket on the road Thursday night as they defeated the defending champions,...

RHC Lady Roadrunners Take First Home Volleyball Game in Straight Sets

The Lady Roadrunners put together a solid team performance in their first home game of the season.

Ramon Alvarado, Editor-in-Chief

September 1, 2017

After playing their first six games on the road, the Rio Hondo Lady’s volleyball team finally found themselves in a familiar setting on the first day of September. The Lady Roadrunners hosted the Fullerton Hornets in the gym at Rio Hondo, and only needed the first three sets to earn the victory. Rio...

Boston Celtics Shock Cavaliers in Game Three in Cleveland

Coach Brad Stevens of the Boston Celtics had his team playing with passion and heart despite trailing the series 2-0.

Ramon Alvarado, Staff Writer

May 23, 2017

After losing their star player and the first two games of the series on their home court, it looked like the Boston Celtics would surely get swept by the Cleveland Cavaliers. The Celtics showed the fight of an Irishman, however, and stole game three at Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland, 111-108. With...

The 2017 NBA Postseason May Mark the End of an Era for the Clippers

We may have seen the last of Chris Paul in a Los Angeles Clippers uniform.

Ramon Alvarado, Staff Writer

May 1, 2017

The Los Angeles Clippers have been eliminated from playoff contention after losing game seven of their first round series with the Utah Jazz on Sunday, April 30. With their elimination from the postseason, it's time they start looking ahead. Three of their starting five players have the option to leave...

Game Five Goes to the Jazz; Take 3-2 Series Lead Over Clippers

Gordon Hayward (#20) led the Jazz with 27 points in their win on Monday.

Ramon Alvarado, Staff Writer

April 26, 2017

The Utah Jazz went into the Staples Center Monday, April 25, and left with a 96-92 road victory over the Los Angeles Clippers. The win in game five gives Utah a 3-2 lead in the best-of-seven series. After averaging 108 points per game in the regular season, Los Angeles' offense has been restricted...

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