Mobile Guatemalan Consulate in Little Rock 

The city of Little Rock welcomes the Consul General of Guatemala Jose Barillas and their staff to Little Rock from July 30 to 31 to provide assistance to Guatemalans living in the area. The mobile consulate will be installed at …
Posted On 24 Jul 2016

Officer Zamarripa, survived Iraq, killed in ...

The Mexican-American fallen Dallas Police Officer Patrick Zamarripa who survived three tours in Iraq with the Navy was one of the five officers killed in a sniper attack during a peaceful demonstration in Dallas, July 7. Rick and his wife …
Posted On 18 Jul 2016


Copa América Centenario 2016

The most highly anticipated sporting event of the year in the Americas already kick off, sixteen national teams

Colombia past USA 2-0 in Copa America Centenario opener

The quickest opening goal of Copa America in 17 years spurred Colombia to a 2-0 defeat of the U.S. in the first

Lionel Messi, Luis Suarez and James Rodriguez at 2016 Copa America Centenario

The Copa America Centenario Local Organizing Committee (LOC), unveiled the preliminary 40-player rosters

Copa America Centenario special trophy

The South American Football Confederation, CONMEBOL, presented the special trophy to be awarded to the winner of


Holy Guatemala, defeat USA

The Guatemala National Soccer Team had to wait more than two decades to finally reach the first victory against

Silver Diamine Fluoride, not a complete solution to caries risk

A recent article in the New York Times, “A Cavity-Fighting Liquid Lets Kids Avoid Dentists’ Drills,” highlighted use of silver diamine fluoride (SDF) as an alternative approach to treatment of cavities in children.

The article highlighted that SDF was...

Posted On 18 Jul 2016

Arkansas seeing benefits of Medicaid expansion

A health care system in Arkansas and Missouri is an example of the difference between states that have expanded Medicaid and those that have not.  Lawmakers in Missouri have not approved a comprehensive expansion plan, but Arkansas has.

That failure …

Posted On 17 Jul 2016

Tobacco use fueled by e-cigs, hookah remains high among Hispanics

Tobacco use remains a serious problem among Hispanic/Latino adults, with increasing use and acceptance of e-cigarettes and hookah among younger tobacco users living in the United States, according to a study presented at the American Heart Association’s Scientific Sessions...

Posted On 01 Jul 2016

Hutchinson:  “I told Trump to expect support ...

Governor Asa Hutchinson said he has told Donald Trump to count on his support in the presidential race but has warned him that he may continue speaking out when he disagrees with the billionaire developer Hutchinson was among a group …
Posted On 17 Jul 2016