Jose Feliciano donates guitar he performed US anthem 1968

WASHINGTON (AP) — It was 50 years in the making. Jose Feliciano on Thursday donated to the National Museum of American History the same guitar on which he performed "The Star-Spangle...

Immigrant bids a grateful goodbye to US after 20 years

WASHINGTON (AP) — Nilson Canenguez is facing the prospect of being forced to return to his native El Salvador in the coming months after nearly 20 years in the U.S. But he's not going home empty-hande...

IMF agrees to $50 billion deal to help Argentina's economy

WASHINGTON (AP) — Argentina and the International Monetary Fund have agreed on a $50 billion stand-by deal aimed at strengthening the South American country's economy. The IMF announ...

OAS adopts resolution, could bring suspension of Venezuela

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Organization of American States on Tuesday narrowly adopted a resolution that could trigger a process for suspending Venezuela at a later date if enough votes are gathered. ...

Trump administration downplays concerns over census question

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration is downplaying concerns about a possible low participation in the 2020 Census over the addition of a citizenship question for the first time in 70 years. ...

Cuban culture spotlighted by Kennedy Center festival

WASHINGTON (AP) — Renewed tensions between the U.S. and Cuba aren't stopping the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts from shining a spotlight on the island's rich cultural heritage during w...

Kennedy Center festival shines spotlight on Cuban culture

WASHINGTON (AP) — Renewed tensions between the U.S. and Cuba aren't stopping the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts from shining a spotlight on the island's rich cultural heritage during w...

US calls for Venezuelan leader Maduro to step down

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration is calling for Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro to step down to protect the safety and security of the Americas. Nikki Haley, the U.S. a...

Mexican drug lord among FBI 10 most wanted fugitives

WASHINGTON (AP) — The FBI has a new name on its list of most-wanted fugitives. It's Mexican drug kingpin Rafael Caro Quintero, who was mistakenly released from a Mexican prison in 20...

Unfulfilled pledge by Trump White House on Spanish website

WASHINGTON (AP) — A year into the Trump administration, the White House website still has no Spanish-language content — unlike during the two previous administrations and even though nearly 1 in 5 peo...

Senator lifts hold on OAS ambassador nomination

WASHINGTON (AP) — Democrat Sen. Ben Cardin has lifted the hold he had placed on the nomination of Carlos Trujillo to be U.S. ambassador to the Organization of American States. Cardin...

Liberal outrage as Dems ignore 'dreamers' in budget deal

WASHINGTON (AP) — On the eve of another shutdown deadline, immigration activists joined liberal leaders Wednesday in threatening political retribution against congressional Democrats who ignore young ...

Sen Cardin places a hold on a nomination over TPS

WASHINGTON (AP) — Democrat Sen. Ben Cardin said Thursday he will place a hold on the nomination of Carlos Trujillo to be U.S. ambassador to the Organization of American States until State Department p...

US hits 4 Venezuelan officials with sanctions

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration is imposing sanctions on four Venezuelan military officials associated with corruption and repression. The action freezes any assets they h...

20 US Dems ask Tillerson to support new election in Honduras

WASHINGTON (AP) — A group of 20 Democratic legislators is asking Secretary of State Rex Tillerson to support a repetition of the presidential elections held last month in Honduras, given the irregular...