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Julian and Joaquin Castro at the Democratic National Convention
Who Could Be the First Latino President of the United States?
By Viviana Hurtado | 02/17/2014 - 11:00

“The first Latino President of the Unit


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Unrest Builds In Venezuela As Supporters #PrayForVenezuela
Unrest Builds In Venezuela As Supporters #PrayForVenezuela
By Cristina Arreola | 02/13/2014 - 11:23

Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro faces criticism from human rights groups for launching a campaign to squash demonstrations against his government.


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Sonia Sotomayor at "My Beloved World" book signing
Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor: 'I'm Working At Finding My Voice'
By Fox News Latino | 02/05/2014 - 15:06

You might have heard that Laura Ingraham launched a verbal attack following Sonya Sotomayor's speech at Yale University.


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Sonia Sotomayor Delays Health Law’s Birth Control Mandate
By Cristina Arreola | 01/02/2014 - 10:20

Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor made the controversial decision to halt the contraceptive mandate of the Affordable Care Act for several Catholic groups.


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Obama-Castro Greeting Sparks Debate Among Cuban-American Groups
By Fox News Latino | 12/11/2013 - 17:11

A simple handshake between U.S.


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Dominican Republic Rejects Human Rights Report
By Cristina Arreola | 12/09/2013 - 09:51

The Dominican Republic rejected a human rights report that accuses the government of discrimination following a controversial court ruling that will strip the


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Ricky Martin & Perez Hilton Protest Russia's Anti-Gay Laws
Ricky Martin & Perez Hilton Protest Russia's Anti-Gay Laws
By Fox News Latino | 11/06/2013 - 11:54

Latin singer Ricky Martin, celebrity gossip Perez Hilton and actor Jonathan Del Arco are among a batch of celebrities donning Russian-language “Love Conquers Hate” T-shirts to show support for gays in Russia alarmed by a new law banning pro-gay “propaganda.”

It's part of an initiative launched by the Human Rights Campaign (HRC), the largest U.S. gay-rights group.


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Ted Cruz Claims Shutdown Was Worth It
Ted Cruz Claims Shutdown Was Worth It
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 10/28/2013 - 09:11

While addressing a room of 600 Iowa Republicans on Friday, Sen. Ted Cruz claimed that the recent government shutdown was worth it.

According to the Associated Press, the Texas Senator said that his key role in the partial shutdown was certainly a success.

"One of the things we accomplished in the fight over Obamacare is we elevated the national debate over what a disaster, what a train wreck, how much Obamacare is hurting millions of Americans across this country," Cruz said.


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Barack Obama after the Senate ended the government shutdown
Congress Ends Shutdown, U.S. Government Reopens Its Doors
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 10/17/2013 - 09:55

After 16 days, Congress finally approved a measure to end the partial government shutdown.

The Senate voted 81-18 in favor of the measure, while the House voted 285-144 in favor.

The only votes against the measure in the Senate came from conservative Republicans, including Sen. Ted Cruz and Marco Rubio.


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Capital Hill during the government shutdown
U.S. Senate Close to Deal to End Shutdown?
By Latina Staff | 10/15/2013 - 09:58

Nearly two weeks after the United States federal government closed, tourism and government employees continue to feel the affects of the shutdown. But according to Fox News Latino, Senate leaders could be close to making an agreement to end 2013's partial shutdown.


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