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Friday 22 September 2017
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Category: Featured News, Politics, State/National News, Top Stories

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Trump Pardons Former Sheriff Accused Of Targeting Latinx Community

President Donald Trump pardoned former Arizona sheriff Joe Arpaio last week, ushering in a wave of criticism. ABC News reports that...

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Uber Begins Operating at Greater Rochester International Airport

By Staff –   Monroe County Executive Cheryl Dinolfo, joined by representatives of Uber, the airport and the Monroe County...

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Google.org Presents $1 Million Grant to Fund Latin American Non-Profits

It is no secret that nonprofit organizations rely on the generosity of individuals and companies nationwide. In fact, back in 2014, 1.4...

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NYSED Releases 2017 State Test Results; Students’ Scores Show Slight Improvement

The New York State Department of Education has released the 2017 English language arts (ELA) and math test results for students in...

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Congressional Hispanic Caucus Is ‘Alarmed’ At Lack Of Progress On Obamacare Latino Outreach

In Washington, the Congressional Hispanic Caucus has demanded a conference with Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price to discuss...

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KKK Leader Threatens Life Of Univision News Anchor In Filmed Interview

Christopher Barker, a Ku Klux Klan leader in North Carolina, threatened to burn a Univision news anchor during an interview aired Sunday,...

In Wake Of Charlottesville, Latino Jewish Leadership Council Members Denounce Hatred And Racism

The racist and violent acts that occurred earlier this month in Charlottesville, Virginia horrified the nation. But even if the president...

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City Council Holds Parcel 5 Forum; Crowd Leaves Standing Room Only

By Staff –   Rochester City Council’s public forum to discuss the future of Parcel 5 in Midtown drew a crowd that left...

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A Collapsing Venezuela Threatens U.S., Pence Says

During a visit to Colombia, Vice President Mike Pence said that the United States would aid Venezuela both economically and politically....

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American Diplomats Return From Cuba After Suffering Strange Ailments

American ambassadors to Cuba were the victims of what The Washington Post is calling a “covert sonic weapon.” In 2016, a number...