The Supreme Court has ruled that Congress is within its power to deny Puerto Rican citizens access to a federal benefits program.
After more than two years, New Zealand will reopen its borders to Australians starting April 12, and to international tourists from visa-waiver countries from May 1, the government announced on Wednesday, March 16.
"We were in position, we were ready to go.”
In the Aug. 4 Letters to the Editor, a writer wrote he is refusing to watch the Olympics because some of the athletes are showing their politi…
An Asian American veteran whose video exchange during a public meeting went viral after he bared his chest to reveal scars he got while servin…
First lady Melania Trump has broken her silence on the Capitol insurrection incited by her husband in a letter posted on the White House website early Monday morning in which she lashes out at her critics and then condemns the violence. Here is the first lady's letter:
Covid-19: Developments in Buffalo and Western New York
In this “brilliant” book, which covers the years 1940 and 1941 in war-torn England, Gates wrote, “Larson gives you a vivid sense of what life was like for average citizens during this awful period, and he does a great job profiling some of the British leaders who saw them through the crisis, including Winston Churchill and his close advisers.”
Several states require high school students to pass a civics test in order to graduate. Which got us to thinking — how difficult would these questions be? In order to become a naturalized citizen, applicants must correctly answer 6 of 10 questions from the list of 100 questions. Here is a sampling of some of those questions. We re-worded them a bit — test yourself!
OUR VIEW: Be vigilant to avoid an Italy-type ordeal in the US
Most people in Britain and the EU will notice little change this year.
TRUMP: “We have loopholes. Like a visa lottery. We put things in the lottery, and they come in — they become American citizens. Do you think these countries are giving us their finest? Oh, let's give them our best citizens.” — Milwaukee rally.
A tip from a citizen led Connecticut authorities and the FBI to investigate and arrest a man who they said expressed an interest in committing a mass shooting on Facebook and had weapons and tactical gear, the FBI and Norwalk Police Department said.
Mexico's Foreign Ministry identified five citizens who were killed in the shooting Saturday in a shopping complex in El Paso. The ministry did not provide ages for them. They are:
India's ambassador to New Zealand said four other Indian citizens were killed in the attacks:
VALPARAISO — Attorney Gary Germann said he was blowing off some steam on the basketball court around noon Friday when he learned he had defeat…
GILBERT, Minn. (AP) — Police in a small northern Minnesota community have been taking some strange calls about birds that seem to be intoxicated.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Nationals shortstop Trea Turner apologized Sunday, July 29, 2018, night for some years-old homophobic and racially insensitive tweets, becoming the latest in a series of major leaguers to address offensive language they used on social media.
The data used in this analysis is from the U.S. Census Bureau 2012-2016 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimates. The term “native born” refers to anyone born in the United States, Puerto Rico, or U.S. Island Area (e.g. Guam), as well as anyone born abroad to at least one U.S. citizen parent. The term “foreign born” refers to anyone who is not a U.S. citizen at birth, including naturalized U.S. citizens, legal permanent residents, temporary migrants, humanitarian migrants, and unauthorized migrants. For each state, the most common country of origin for the foreign-born population is based on total numbers.
Six people recently received the Valparaiso Citizen Community Service Award.