Supreme Court vote ...

The U.S. Supreme Court legalized same-sex couples marriage in a very tight vote to 5-4 allowing in all 50 states, and within hours couples across the country were being issued marriage licenses. With Justice Anthony Kennedy siding with the more …
Posted On 10 Jul 2015

CONCACAF: Member ...

The CONCACAF region experienced a transformative day of women’s football on Saturday, May 23 through the confederation’s first Women’s Football Day. This inaugural event served as a platform for girls and women throughout CONCACAF to share their stories and participate...
Posted On 10 Jul 2015

Colombia: A title ...

La Roja’s 1-0 quarterfinal win over Uruguay, and so Chile did not fall foul of the Copa America curse. In four of the past five tournaments the hosts have been eliminated at this stage, three times by Uruguay. This time, …
Posted On 10 Jul 2015

U.S. hospitals ...

A growing number of U.S. kids are landing in the Emergency Room (ER) because of self-inflicted injuries, a new study finds. Most of the time, researchers found, the injuries were not life-threatening, and included acts such as cutting, piercing and …
Posted On 10 Jul 2015

More young children ...

There’s been a sharp increase in marijuana exposure among young children in the United States in recent years, a new study finds. The increases in exposure come as more states have legalized the drug for medical or recreational use, the …
Posted On 10 Jul 2015

1 in 6 Latino youths ...

When you think of young people who are neither working nor in school, you might picture the college grad who can’t find a job and lives in his parents’ basement. That’s the stereotype, but it’s wrong, according to the authors …
Posted On 10 Jul 2015

Is Mexico pulling ...

The woman in charge of the organization that chooses Miss Mexico said she is considering pulling the country from the Miss Universe pageant because of Donald Trump’s controversial comments last week. Former Miss Universe Lupita Jones, who became the first …
Posted On 10 Jul 2015

Juan Felipe Herrera ...

Juan Felipe Herrera, the son of migrant farm workers in California, grew up speaking Spanish and became ashamed to speak at school in English. So he shut down. He eventually found his voice through joining choirs in middle school and …
Posted On 10 Jul 2015

UAMS receives ...

The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) Fay W. Boozman College of Public Health today received $40,000 from the Mexican Consulate in Little Rock to continue a partnership begun in 2010 that provides health education, screenings and referrals to …
Posted On 10 Jul 2015

Do you know the ...

We celebrate American Independence Day on the Fourth of July every year. We think of July 4, 1776, as a day that represents the Declaration of Independence and the birth of the United States of America as an independent nation.…
Posted On 10 Jul 2015
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