President Obama Has No Plans to Revoke Bill Cosby's Medal of Freedom
President Obama Has No Plans to Revoke Bill Cosby's Medal of Freedom
By Raquel Reichard | 07/16/2015 - 13:22

Thousands of people have signed a petition calling on President Obama to revoke comedian Bill Cosby’s Medal of Honor, but the p


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Harriet Tubman May Be the New Face of the $20 Bill
Harriet Tubman May Become the New Face of the $20 Bill
By Nichole Fratangelo | 05/13/2015 - 12:13

Your wallet may soon be getting more #GirlPower added to it.


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Judge Refuses To Lift Hold On Obama's Executive Action On Immigration
Judge Refuses To Lift Hold On Obama's Executive Action On Immigration
By Amy Rubio | 04/08/2015 - 14:04

A federal judge in Texas denied a Justice Department request to lift a temporary hold on President Barack Obama's executive action that could


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President Obama Hijacks 'The Colbert Report' in First Appearance
President Obama Hijacks 'The Colbert Report' in First Appearance
By Samantha Leal | 12/09/2014 - 10:10

Has Stephen Colbert met his match? In his usual segment "The Word" (renaming it "The Decree"), Colbert gives Obama a prepared speech to read.


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President Obama Calls for Mentors As Part of Minority Program
President Obama Calls for Mentors As Part of Minority Program
By Latina Staff | 05/30/2014 - 09:54

President Obama has put in a call to action for all Americans to become involved with his "My Brother's Keeper" program, which was introduced earlier this year.


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Eva Longoria and Barack Obama
10 Celebs with an Obama Connection!
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 04/09/2014 - 14:11

President Barack Obama is one popular guy! The United States president has formed relationships with some of the biggest names in Hollywood.


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Ted Cruz with father Rafael and daughter Caroline during victory speech in 2012
Ted Cruz's Father Compares Obama to Fidel Castro -- Repeatedly
By Latina Staff | 10/16/2013 - 10:42

Sen. Ted Cruz's father Rafael Cruz took the stage at a Freedom Works Free the People event this summer and gave a speech in which he compared President Obama to Fidel Castro numerous times.

"It is such an honor to be here with so many patriots," said elder Cruz. He then went on to share with the crowd that he "grew up in Cuba under a strong, military, oppressive dictatorship" and that as a teenager had become involved in a revolution.


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Zimmerman/Trayvon Case Update
Zimmerman/Trayvon Case Update
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 07/15/2013 - 16:18

After a six woman jury acquitted George Zimmerman in the fatal shooting of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin on Saturday night, thousands across the U.S. began to protest the verdict.


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Camilo Jose Vergara and President Barack Obama
First Photographer to be Awarded National Humanities Medal
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 07/11/2013 - 14:21

His name is Camilo Jose Vergara, and not only is he the first photographer to receive a high honor for story reporting, he is also Chilean.


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Katherine Archuleta to Become First Latina to Head the White House's OPM
Katherine Archuleta to Become First Latina to Head the White House's OPM
By Sugey Palomares | 05/24/2013 - 11:41

President Barack Obama announced that he plans on nominating Katherine Archuleta as the Director of the Office of Personnel Management. If confirmed, the Colorado-native will be the first Latina to head this agency. The Office of Personnel Management (OPM) is in charge of managing the civil service of the federal government.


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