LISBON — Very few American students who decide to study abroad select Portuguese universities, and the Luso American Foundation (FLAD) of Lisbon is looking to...read more
MLS MV candidate Lee Nguyen scored twice in the second half to lead the New England Revolution to a come-from-behind 2-1 victory over host Houston Dynamo that allowed the Revs to clinch second place in the Eastern Conference.
The Revs, … Read Full Story
JOHANNESBURG (AP) – The capital’s streets named after Vladimir Lenin and Kim Il Sung are lingering reminders of Mozambique’s post-independence Marxism as the country, now one of Africa’s fastest growing economies, prepares for its fifth democratic election on Wednesday… Read Full Story
WASHINGTON (AP) – The Homeland Security Department appears to be preparing for an increase in the number of immigrants applying for work permits after President Barack Obama announces his long-promised plans for executive actions on immigration reform later this year.… Read Full Story
EAST PROVIDENCE, R.I. — Mary Moniz is apt to remind her grandchildren and great-grandchildren to do one thing: Stay in school to get an education.
Moniz, who was born in Fall River to a family of Azorean immigrants on the … Read Full Story
SAO PAULO (AP) – Chad Mendes is finally getting his chance for payback against his UFC rival Jose Aldo.
In a highly anticipated championship fight in the featherweight division, Mendes is back in Rio de Janeiro to face the home-crowd … Read Full Story
NEW BEDFORD — The tradition of winemaking is alive and well in southeastern Massachusetts both at home and in the winery.
“There’s a saying in the winemaking industry,” said Marco Montez, proprietor of Travessia Winery in New Bedford. “If you … Read Full Story
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) – Oprah Winfrey and performer-activist Harry Belafonte were among those honored at Harvard University on Tuesday at its annual celebration of African American culture.
The university’s Hutchins Center for African and African American Research presented … Read Full Story