|Lack of Latinos in Trump Cabinet draws ire for 'setback' - |
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — President-elect Donald Trump's decision not to appoint any Latinos to his Cabinet is drawing fierce criticism from Hispanics, who call it a major setback for the nation's largest minority group.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 18:16:48 -0500
|Mexico says drug lord 'El Chapo' Guzman extradited to US - |
Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman, Mexico's most notorious cartel kingpin who twice made brazen prison escapes and spent years on the run as the country's most wanted man, was extradited to the United States on Thursday to face drug trafficking and other charges.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 18:16:31 -0500
|Cheers and ceremony: Trump sweeps in for his big day - |
Ready for his big moment, Donald Trump swept into Washington on a military jet Thursday for three days of inaugural festivities and quickly set about building better ties to the Republican Congress. Washington braced for an onslaught of crowds and demonstrators - with all the attendant hoopla and hand-wringing.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 18:14:52 -0500
|GOP governors who turned down Medicaid money have hands out - |
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Republican governors who turned down billions in federal dollars from an expansion of Medicaid under President Barack Obama's health care law now have their hands out in hopes the GOP-controlled Congress comes up with a new formula to provide insurance for low-income Americans.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 18:14:08 -0500
|Islamic State fighter's dad cries recounting search for him - NEW YORK (AP) — The father of a New Yorker who joined the Islamic State group told a jury on Thursday that he searched desperately for his son, following him to Turkey and meeting with one of his contacts before lying to the FBI about the trip. Thu, 19 Jan 2017 18:10:18 -0500|