Report: Black America Doing Much Better Than 40 Years AgoAfrican-Americans are doing about the same as they have in previous years as the nation rises out of the Great Recession, and much better than they did when the National Urban League issued its first "State of Black America" report 40 years ago.
Trump's Hardline Views Divide Hispanics In Texas Border TownThere was an audible gasp from the gathered crowd as Donald Trump's 757 lifted off the tarmac.
University Of Texas Fraternity Got Prior Party ComplaintThe University of Texas received a complaint about a fraternity's portrayal of Hispanics at a party a year before the same fraternity came under scrutiny for a similar party earlier this month.
University Of Texas Fraternity Under Fire For "Racist" PartyA University of Texas fraternity is under investigation following complaints about how Hispanics were portrayed during a weekend party, university officials said Tuesday.
Harris County Grand Juries Lack HispanicsA newspaper says Hispanics are so underrepresented in Houston-area criminal grand juries.
Hispanics Being Left Behind In Health Care Overhaul Hispanics account for about one-third of the nation's uninsured, but they seem to be staying on the sidelines as the White House races to meet a goal of 6 million sign-ups by March 31.
27 Percent Of Texas Hispanics With GOPHispanic and Anglo residents in Texas identify with the Republican party far more than the national average, according to new polling data that was released on Friday.
Nearly All States See Drop In Teen Births, But TX Still Leads NationThe teen birth rates in Texas fell by some 24-percent over the last five years, but the Lone Star State still has the highest number of teen births in the nation, with nearly 43,000 in 2011.
Williams: Minority-Student Achievement Gap Too BigEducation Commissioner Michael Williams says Texas' system for rating schools should rely in part on how well districts close achievement gaps between minority and white students.
Hispanic Vote Could Sway RacesCanvassers in several predominantly Hispanic neighborhoods in North Dallas are getting the word out to vote in advance of Tuesday's elections. Several polling groups are expecting more than 12 million Hispanics to vote across the country this year.
Opinion: Obama Is Trying To Buy The Hispanic And Female Vote With Another Government GiveawayConveniently-timed for Obama's reelection, the Hispanic and Women Farmers and Ranchers Claims Resolution program began September 24, 2012 – just a month-and-a-half before the election. Apparently the Obama administration did not care about this alleged injustice to females and Hispanics any time in the past three-and-a-half years. It just happened to be thought about and addressed now – just before voters pull the lever.
Cancer Now Top Killer Among U.S. HispanicsCancer has overtaken heart disease as the No. 1 killer among Hispanics in the U.S., and the rest of the country may be only a few years behind.