Rio Hondo College Newspaper

El Paisano

Rio Hondo College Newspaper

El Paisano

Rio Hondo College Newspaper

El Paisano

Embracing all missing people regardless of race is at the utmost importance. The value of life should not be defined by ones skin color.

Gabby Petito Goes Viral While Minority Men and Women Fall Astray

Marina Gutierrez, Reporter September 27, 2021

   Why does race make one person’s life more important than another? The missing person’s case of a white woman named Gabby Petito has been all over the news and social media, as of recently. People everywhere became emotionally invested in finding Petito. When the news spread that her deceased...

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A map showing the shootings that have happened in the past couple weeks in Los Angeles.

Freeway Shootings Throughout Los Angeles

John Rodriguez, News/Photo Editor May 25, 2021

There have been multiple shootings along the 91 freeway over the last couple of weeks. They have happened across Los Angeles, Riverside and Orange counties. This has been a disturbing pattern to many people living in the area. As it seems like a freeway shooting is happening once a day now, many of the...

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English professor William Curington writes another book called Doppelgänger and adds it to his book collection.

Doppelgänger

Justin Gomez, Reporter May 23, 2021

English professor William Curington from Rio Hondo College decided to write a book called “Doppelgänger”. It took Curington nine months to write this book which is a good amount of time spent on this book in his terms. For him, he believes that it shouldn’t take over a year to write a book. Therefore...

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Derek Chauvin Guilty of Murdering George Floyd

Lorenzo Arce, Digital Editor-in-Chief April 21, 2021

Former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin is found guilty on all three counts of murdering George Floyd.  The Incident Last May, Chauvin and three other officers arrested Floyd for paying with an alleged counterfeit bill at a market called Cup Foods. Body cam footage showed officers approaching...

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Mass Shooting Committed by Former NFL Player, Philip Adams; Later Commits Suicide

Lorenzo Arce, Digital Editor-in-Chief April 8, 2021

Former NFL cornerback Philip Adams killed five people and later died of a self inflicted gunshot in Rock Hill, South Carolina on April 7. He shot six people, including two children, with 45. Caliber AND 9mm handguns with no apparent motive.  Adams stormed into the home of Dr. Robert Lesslie, a doctor...

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Metropolitan Police outside of London subway after explosion in 2017 .

The Case Of Sarah Everard

When will women be able to feel safe in public?
Viviana Reyes, Host of Rio Round Up March 25, 2021

All over the world, the case of Sarah Everard has sparked outrage. Sarah was a 33 year old women who had disappeared on March 3rd, 2021 in South London. She was last seen leaving her friend’s house at 9pm in the neighborhood of Claphamn to walk to her apartment in Brixton. Sarah had taken this walk...

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Photo courtesy of Daily Mail.

Gas Station Attendant Faces Murder Charges for Allegedly Shooting a Man Over a Bag of Candy

Danielle Anzures , Reporter October 23, 2017

A gas station attendant accused of shooting a man to death last month for allegedly stealing a $1 bag of candy was charged with murder October 19. Taleb Rebhi Ali Jawher, 39 years-old, was arrested for the shooting of, 34-year-old, Christopher Simmons when the incident happened. The murder happened...

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Woman Arrested for Killer Clown Cold Case

Danielle Anzures, Reporter October 4, 2017

Police in Florida arrested a woman accused of dressing like a clown and fatally shooting her would-be future husband’s wife twenty-seven years ago. Sheila Keen Warren, 54-years-old, was arrested September 26 in Washington County, Virginia, without incident and was charged with first-degree murder,...

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Police Searching for Ohio Man Who Broadcasted Murder

Angelo Torres, Staff Writer April 18, 2017

As of the afternoon of April 17, police are looking for a Ohio man who shot and killed an elderly man and broadcasted the murder through Facebook on Easter Sunday, April 16. Cleveland police have issued an aggravated warrant for his arrest. He is assumed to be armed and dangerous. The suspect is described...

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Murder- Suicide at San Bernadino Elementary

Angelo Torres, Staff Writer April 17, 2017

Two adults and one student were killed and another student was left wounded following an apparent murder-suicide that occurred at North Park Elementary School in San Bernardino Monday morning. The shooter, 53-year-old Cedric Anderson entered a special ed class for students with intellectual disabilities,...

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