Divulgando la cultura en dos idiómas.

Health coverage expanded to include DACA students

By Chara Students who are part of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program can obtain health insurance through the Affordable Care Act, effective in November, multiple media outlets have reported.The federal government recently announced the eligibility of those students in a White House news release. The decision will reportedly help more than 100,000 […]

Shooting at megachurch leaves community in shock

By Tere Siqueira Shooting at megachurch leaves community in shock A shooting incident that took place Sunday (Feb. 11) at Joel Osteen’s Lakewood Church in Texas has left the community and worshippers in shock – and has drawn international media coverage.Genesse Ivonne Moreno, a 36-year-old Hispanic trans woman identified as the shooter, reportedly opened fire […]

ADHD/narcolepsy medication lot recalled after mix-up

Azurity Pharmaceuticals is withdrawing from the market lot No. F230169A of Zenzedi, a medication used for helping to treat ADHD and narcolepsy, CNN and other sources have reported.The recall was made “after incorrect pills were found in a package of the drug,” CNN stated.Issued Jan. 24, Azurity’s recall notice stated the lot was being recalled […]

Biden addresses crisis on the U.S.-Mexico border

By Chara On a recent statement from The White House, U.S. President Joe Biden addressed the urgency of fixing the border crisis between Mexico and the United States.He stated that the border has been broken for too long and emphasized the necessity of fixing it without further delay.“I instructed my team to begin negotiations with […]

Kansas reports increase in missing youths

By Tere Siqueira There’s a reported increase in the number of missing persons in Kansas, particularly young people.According to the Kansas Bureau of Investigation, as reported by KAKE-TV in Wichita, the state is grappling with roughly 700 missing person cases, including roughly 300 young people.KAKE-TV also reported recently that the National Runaway Safeline (NRS) has […]

Trump indicted, arraigned; ex-president pleads not guilty

By Roberta Pardo Former President Trump was indicted Aug. 1 on felony charges for orchestrating a criminal conspiracy to try to derail the transfer of power after the 2020 election, as reported by multiple media outlets.“The purpose of the conspiracy was to overturn the legitimate results of the 2020 presidential election by using knowingly false […]

Kansas witnesses abortion spike post-Roe v. Wade overturn

By Tere Siqueira Kansas has seen a spike in abortions performed since the U.S. Supreme Court overturned Roe v. Wade in 2022.Citing data released by the Kansas Department of Health and Environment (KDHE), multiple media outlets reported in late June that 12,317 abortions had been performed in 2022 in Kansas – the most in 21 […]

Airport service workers stage nationwide rally to demand better wages

By Roberta Pardo Airport service workers across 11 major U.S. airports were expected to hold rallies Tuesday-Thursday (June 27-29) to call out American Airlines for failing to ensure good jobs for the airport service workers “who are the foundation of our air travel system,” according to a press release issued Tuesday by the Service Employee […]

Eight dead from Texas mall shooting

By Roberta Pardo Barely a week since a man shot five people in Cleveland, Texas, another mass shooting is making headlines.On May 6, a gunman “stepped out of a silver sedan and started shooting people” at an outlet mall in Allen, Texas, killing eight and injuring seven others, as reported by the Associated Press and […]

Shooting at Kentucky bank leaves five dead

By Roberta Pardo A 25-year-old man shot and killed five colleagues on Monday (April 10) at the downtown bank where he worked in Louisville, Kentucky, police said, as reported by multiple media outlets.Eight other people were wounded, two of them critically, it also was reported.Those who died included Thomas Elliot, 63 and senior vice president […]