The Texas State Board of Education might also consider adding Mexican-American studies as a course option.
Court-ordered changes seek to remake the Maricopa County Sheriff's Office, but the price tag will be tens of millions of dollars.
Local black leaders say the party was racist and an assault on the black community, and are demanding tough sanctions.
Same-sex couples have seen victories in the past few weeks. Now Arizona couples have filed a legal challenge in their state.
A rare development proposed just south of downtown Phoenix would link a cultural and economic divide.
As health insurance plan enrollment passes six million, the White House is paying special attention to uninsured Latino citizens to help them find coverage.
After a hiatus, San Diego police are set to resume tracking whether minorities are targeted in traffic stops. Meanwhile Maricopa County Sheriff's Office is just starting to collect such data due to a court order.
Two days before Christmas, the Associated Press introduced its readers to Poncho Claus, the Tex-Mex Santa. It's yet another example of cultural cross-breeding in the United States.
The Maricopa County Sheriff's Office held community meetings to explain changes underway at the agency to prevent racial profiling. The meetings, and the reforms, were mandated by a judge after finding the Sheriff's Office discriminated against Latino drivers.
New Mexico's Supreme Court ruled Thursday gay and lesbian couples can legally marry.