Category: Business, Hot News, Latin America, State/National News

Fundraiser Set for Jan. 24 to Help Victims of Puerto Rico Earthquakes

Puertorriqueños Unidos en la Distancia (Puerto Ricans United in the Distance) and local organizations are hosting a fundraiser to help...

Dominican-Americans Seeing Rising Numbers and a Growing Influence

Since 1990, the Dominican population in the U.S. has more than tripled, from 517,000 to nearly two million. This makes Dominicans the...

Spotify’s Viva Latino Becomes First Playlist to Incorporate Videos In Latin America

Traditionally, the ideal playlist for roughly a three-hour party is about 52 songs. Over the last few years, however, the playlist has...

Hispanic Heritage Month Is Here: How Is The Latino Community Celebrating Differently This Year?

For many members of the Latino community, this year’s Hispanic Heritage Month seems to come at a bittersweet time. It started last...

Colombian Government Signs Ceasefire With ELN, The Country’s Last Guerrilla Group

The Colombian government has signed a ceasefire with the National Liberation Army (ELN), the government’s last guerilla group. The...

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....

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...

Despite Exodus, These Young Puerto Rican Entrepreneurs Are Going Home

In the last few years, Puerto Rico has suffered from a massive public debt crisis — the territory is currently struggling to pay off...

Rebel Military Forces Storm Venezuelan Base as Maduro Cries Terrorism

On Sunday, August 6, a group of anti-government fighters broke into a military base in Valencia, Venezuela in a failed attempt to spark a...

More Major Airlines Cancel All Service to Venezuela

Opposition leaders dragged from their homes in the dead of night. Phony vote totals. Violence and bloodshed in the streets. Venezuela is on...