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Ryan Reyes, Other Prominent Latino Americans Invited to State of the Union Address

Larry “Daniel” Kaufman was one of the victims shot and killed in the terrorist attack in San Bernardino, CA, last month. After...

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Beloved and Beautiful Mexico

Spanish version follows/Versión en Español Adjunta By: Suellen Pineda, RDN, CDN The richness of the Mexican culture is so vast and...

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Governor’s Task Force on Worker Exploitation Holds First Meeting

By Staff   Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s “Task Force to Combat Worker Exploitation” met for the first time in New York City,...

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State Delegation Heads to Puerto Rico to Assist with Medicaid Program

By Staff   Lt. Governor Kathy Hochul, Secretary of State Cesar Perales, and State Health Commissioner Howard Zucker M.D., will make a...

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New Research Shows That Hispanics are More Likely to Purchase from Mobile Devices

Recent market studies have shown a notable trend of Hispanic-Americans making more purchases on their mobile devices than other ethnic...

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Recent Study Exposes the Disturbing Plight of Latino Workers in America

The harsh realities of the industries that employ many Latino workers are leading to shockingly high rates of injury and death, according...

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Gov. Cuomo Calls for Increased Gun Control

By Staff   In the wake of the shooting of Carey Gabay, an aide in Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s administration, Sept. 7, the governor has...

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New York Set to Raise Minimum Wage to $15 Per Hour

By Staff   A state wage board appointed by Gov. Andrew Cuomo recommended July 22 that the minimum wage for fast-food chain restaurant...

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NY Immigrant Advocates: All Eyes on New Orleans Hearing

The fate of President Obama’s Executive Action on Immigration is in the hands of a federal appeals court in New Orleans, but plenty...

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‘The Debt Is Not Payable,’ Puerto Rico’s Governor Says Regarding the Territory’s $72 Billion Debt

Puerto Rican Governor Alejandro Garcia Padilla recently announced that Puerto Rico is dangerously close to entering a “death...