Category: Featured News, Politics, State/National News

Lawmakers Debate Whether Uber Drivers Should Get Fingerprinted

As New York State lawmakers return to Albany for the start of the 2017 session, one of their top priorities will be to determine whether...

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Gov. Cuomo Proposes Free Tuition at New York State Colleges

By Staff   Gov. Andrew Cuomo has announced a plan to make college tuition-free for middle class families at SUNY and CUNY two- and...

New Latinos Sworn Into Congress Break Historic Barriers

For the first time in history, a Dominican-American will sit in Congress, a Puerto Rican will join the House of Representatives, and a...

Obama Ends Presidency With Fewer Deportations Than When He Began

President Obama is ending his final term with far fewer deportations than when he first took office — but if President-elect Trump...

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5 Latinos Who Impressed and Inspired Us in 2016

While many Americans say that they were glad to see 2016 come to an end, it’s important to remember that the year wasn’t a total...

On March 22, 2016, during an exhibition baseball game between the Tampa Bay Rays and the Cuban National Team in Havana, Cuba, President Obama and President Raúl Castro of Cuba spontaneously joined in ‘the wave’ that others in the crowd had started. President Obama has sought to normalize relations with Cuba. But the future of that relationship remains uncertain under the future administration of now President-elect Donald Trump. PHOTO: Pete Souza/The White House

Despite Obama’s Efforts, American-Cuban Relations Remain a Mystery Under Trump

By Barrington M. Salmon   (TriceEdneyWire.com) – Uncertainty is the watchword for Cuba, its 11 million people and their future...

After Woman’s Racist Rant, She Faces Lifetime Ban From Kentucky Mall

A Kentucky woman faces a lifetime ban from a the Jefferson Mall in Louisville after going on a racist rant. Video of a the woman delivering...

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Trump Presidency Could Reverse Progress in U.S.-Cuba Relations

Two years ago this month, U.S. President Barack Obama and Cuban President Raul Castro announced their intentions to begin normalizing...

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Miss Puerto Rico Crowned Miss World 2016

Reports show that 38% of women change their hairstyles to feel more confident. And when you’re a contender for Miss World, you need...

As Venezuela’s Economic Crisis Deepens, Parents are Forced to Give Up Their Children

Venezuela’s ongoing economic crisis is now forcing many families to take drastic measures, including ending those family...