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3 Edinburg Students Expelled For Tweeting Threat

Acknowledging that he is indeed sending a message, Edinburg school superintendent Rene Gutierrez has expelled three students for a school threat made on Twitter earlier this week. Appearing at a news conference with Edinburg police officials, Hidalgo County District Attorney Ricardo Rodriguez, and FBI officials, Gutierrez said school threats are not a joke and the […]


Thousands Plan May 1 Marches In US In Heated Election Year

(AP) – Thousands are expected to rally in cities across the United States for immigrant and worker rights and against what they see as hateful presidential campaign rhetoric. Events are planned for Sunday in cities from New York to Miami to Cleveland and to Los Angeles. Organizers say they will speak out against rhetoric targeting […]


Kenya To Burn Huge Pile Of Ivory Tusks To Protest Poaching

(AP) – Kenya is set to burn 105 tons of elephant ivory and more than 1 ton of rhino horn, believed to be the largest stockpile ever destroyed, in a dramatic statement against the trade in ivory and products from endangered species. President Uhuru Kenyatta is expected to set fire to 12 pyres of ivory […]