Category: State/National News

US government wary of sanctions on Venezuela

uela Luis Alonso Lugo & Joshua WASHINGTON (AP) – As sanctions legislation against Venezuela advances in Congress, the Obama...

GED test overhauled; some states opt for new exam

KIMBERLY HEFLING WASHINGTON (AP) – The GED test, for decades the brand name for the high school equivalency exam, is about to undergo...

Court grants law license to man in US illegally

JASON DEAREN Story Detail Sergio Garcia speaks at The Coalition for Humane Immigrant Rights of Los Angeles news conference in Los Angeles....

GED test overhauled; some states opt for new exam

KIMBERLY HEFLING WASHINGTON (AP) – The GED test, for decades the brand name for the high school equivalency exam, is about to undergo...

US issues advisory for Cuba over cholera cases

HAVANA (AP) – The United States has issued an advisory for travelers to Cuba after several foreigners were sickened by cholera in...

Latin American leaders and their love of Twitter

MICHAEL WARREN Story Detail Dec. 5, 2009 file photo, Bolivia’s President Evo Morales uses a mobile device on his way to central...

Immigration bill faces uncertain future in House

Associated Press Story Detail Most conservative groups are looking to replicate protests of previous years. | AP Photo WASHINGTON (AP) —...

All about immigration: Green cards? Citizenship?

WASHINGTON (AP) — This may be the year Congress decides what to do about the millions of immigrants living illegally in the U.S. After...

Argentine Jorge Bergoglio elected Pope Francis

By NICOLE WINFIEL Story Detail Pope Francis — Jorge Bergoglio VATICAN CITY (AP) — Argentine Jorge Bergoglio has been elected pope,...

Report: Mexico disappearances constitute ‘crisis’

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Human Rights Watch called Mexico’s anti-drug offensive “disastrous” in a report Wednesday that cites...