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USDA Official Meets Illinois Business Leaders to Discuss Economic Growth & Job Growth

Acting Under Secretary for Farm and Foreign Agricultural Services Michael Scuse met with business leaders today to explore ways to improve economic conditions and create jobs through cooperative efforts with federal, state and local officials. The meeting was one in a series of meetings that are being held across the continue reading »

Undocumented Immigrants Steer Clear of Arizona

Undocumented Immigrants Steer Clear of Arizona

People on both sides of the immigration debate in Arizona are skeptical of new research that shows a national decrease in the flow of illegal immigration from Mexico into the United States. But there is one thing they are certain of: undocumented immigrants are steering clear of the border state. continue reading »

UN Human Rights Chief Voices Concern About High Level of Violence in Mexico

UN Human Rights Chief Voices Concern About High Level of Violence in Mexico

The United Nations human rights chief has voiced concern over escalating violence in some parts Mexico, saying organized crime and brutality could undermine the State and threaten the people''s basic rights. continue reading »

“Funkadesi” to Replace Susheela Raman in Thursday’s Music Without Borders Concert

Chicago Band “Funkadesi” to Replace Susheela Raman in Thursday's Music Without Borders Concert in Millennium Park. Cuban Musicians Sierra Maestra Will Headline the Event Thursday, July 14, 2011 at the Jay Pritzker Pavilion continue reading »

Honduras’ Truth Commission Expected to Help Strengthen Rule of Law in Country

Honduras’ Truth Commission Expected to Help Strengthen Rule of Law in Country

Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon today took note of the publication of the report of the truth and reconciliation commission in Honduras, saying he hopes the document will contribute to strengthening democracy, human rights and the rule of law in the Central American country. continue reading »

World Population Day - Population Expected to Exceed 7 Billion This Year

World Population Day - Population Expected to Exceed 7 Billion This Year

In October the world's population is expected to exceed 7 billion. While many people are living longer and healthier lives, this simple fact underscores the critical importance of addressing poverty, inequality, l continue reading »

10,000 Additional Brazilian Students Could Be Coming to Britain

10,000 Additional Brazilian Students Could Be Coming to Britain

Just months after British Home Secretary Theresa May vowed to push for regulations to decrease the number of non-European Union nationals coming to the United Kingdom to study each year, David Willetts continue reading »

WATCH This Pair’s Sweet Reggaetón Moves! (VIDEO)

WATCH This Pair’s Sweet Reggaetón Moves! (VIDEO)

These two tiny Argentines are younger than reggaetón itself but just look at them groove! continue reading »

ANOTHER Narco-Pigeon Found! (VIDEO)

ANOTHER Narco-Pigeon Found! (VIDEO)

This time, the messenger bird was found unable to take flight, anchored by a cell-phone, and some crack…! continue reading »

Health of Residents in Colonias Along Texas-Mexico Border Worry Doctors

Health of Residents in Colonias Along Texas-Mexico Border Worry Doctors

In the colonias along the Texas-Mexico border, researching have reported that the health of the people in these areas is often far worse than those outside, showing a link between poverty and health continue reading »

Pull The FUÁ From Within and Project Yourself Into The Universe With The FUÁ Game (GAME)

Pull The FUÁ From Within and Project Yourself Into The Universe With The FUÁ Game (GAME)

Remember this happy Mexican drunkie who formulated the FUÁ last week? Now you can be him, and annihilate zombies with pure FUÁ! continue reading »

Christina Aguilera and Adam Levine Finish Shooting ‘Moves Like Jagger’ Video

Christina Aguilera and Adam Levine Finish Shooting ‘Moves Like Jagger’ Video

Bickering 'The Voice' judges Christina Aguilera and Adam Levine stopped fighting long enough to finish shooting their video for their new song 'Moves Like Jagger'. The duo finished shooting on Friday and features a shirtless Levine and a 'Jagger' himself , Mick Jagger. continue reading »

Take a Look at Brazil’s Own Magnet Boy! (VIDEO)

Take a Look at Brazil’s Own Magnet Boy! (VIDEO)

Paulo David Amorim is a 11-year old Brazilian boy with a magnetic personality and a knack for attracting cutlery. continue reading »

Mother in Mexico Reunited with U.S. Citizen Children After 10-month Custody Battle

Mother in Mexico Reunited with U.S. Citizen Children After 10-month Custody Battle

A Mexican mother is relieved to be with her five children once again after she spent 10 months without them when she was caught trying to cross the U.S.-Mexico border illegally. continue reading »

Coheed And Cambria’s Bassist ARRESTED for Armed Robbery

Coheed And Cambria’s Bassist ARRESTED for Armed Robbery

The bass player for the band led by Claudio Sánchez robbed a Walgreens drug store right before a concert in Massachusetts. continue reading »