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Pope pleads for peace, denounces greed, then greets crowd at the Vatican

VATICAN CITY (AP) — The more-than 250,000 people who gathered in St. Peter's Square on this Easter Sunday have been rewarded with a visit from the new … Read More

Cesar Chavez Google doodle has some saying, “What about Easter?”

Cesar Chavez was a labor leader who has increasingly come to be seen as an icon in the push for immigration reform. On Sunday, Google decided to honor the … Read More

18 years after Selena’s death, her memory is stronger than ever

It was 18 years ago that singer Selena Quintanilla was shot and killed, leaving her fans around the world in utter disbelief.  With an English album on it’s way … Read More

Not so fast: Rubio, Schumer show that immigration is anything but a done deal

WASHINGTON (AP) — Two of the lawmakers negotiating an immigration overhaul in Congress say a final deal is at hand but caution that the bipartisan group working … Read More

Former NASA astronaut motivating students to ‘reach for the stars’

PHARR, TX  — It was an out-of-this-world visit for thousands of valley students when former NASA Astronaut Jose Hernandez spoke at a "Migrants in Action" … Read More

10 Cesar Chavez quotes: The man he was and the legacy that lives on

Cesar Chavez would have been 86 years old today and in recent years, he has emerged as an icon for the immigration reform movement. But before that, he was a … Read More

No simulated sex scenes for Eva Mendes

She played the leading lady in the hit movie "Hitch" and a seductress, sensual mistress on "The Women," but what Eva Mendes says she won't do is have simulated … Read More

Business, labor strike a deal on guest workers

Business and labor groups have reached an agreement on a temporary worker program, a final major sticking point in negotiations over a draft comprehensive … Read More

Opinion: Stealing a childhood through identity theft

CHICAGO -- A few years back, I profiled an identity theft victim who didn't learn that someone had been using his very common Hispanic name to obtain jobs and … Read More

Stumbling block averted: Business, labor settle immigration reform dispute

WASHINGTON (AP) — Big business and labor have resolved a dispute over a low-skilled worker program that threatened to hold up agreement on a sweeping … Read More