Web Links

News & Information

CNN En Español http://www.cnn.com/espanol/
CNN.com is among the world’s leaders in online news and information delivery. Staffed 24 hours, seven days a week by a dedicated staff in CNN’s world headquarters in Atlanta, Georgia, and in bureaus worldwide, CNN.com relies heavily on CNN’s global team of almost 4,000 news professionals.

Latino USA http://www.latinousa.org/
Latino USA, the radio journal of news and culture, is the only national, English-language radio program produced from a Latino perspective. It is a production partnership of KUT Radio and the Center for Mexican American Studies at The University of Texas at Austin.

Pew Hispanic Center http://pewhispanic.org/
Founded in 2001, the Pew Hispanic Center is a nonpartisan research organization supported by the Pew Charitable Trusts. Its mission is to improve understanding of the United States Hispanic population and to chronicle Latinos’ growing impact on the entire nation. The Center does not advocate for or take positions on policy issues. It is a project of the Pew Research Center, a nonpartisan “fact tank” in Washington, DC that provides information on the issues, attitudes, and trends shaping America and the world.

Tomas Rivera Policy Institute http://www.trpi.org/
The Tomás Rivera Policy Institute is a nonprofit, freestanding research organization that advances critical, insightful thinking on key issues affecting Latino communities through objective, policy-relevant research, and its implications, for the betterment of the nation.

Hispanic Publications

Hispanic Business http://www.hispanicbusiness.com/
Hispanic Business magazine won the prestigious Maggie Award for “Best Business and Finance Magazine,” and the New York Times Company syndicates us. For more than 25 years, Hispanic Business magazine has been the market leader at delivering the Hispanic market.

Hispanic Magazine http://www.hispaniconline.com/
HISPANIC magazine is the premier publication for Hispanic Americans. Founded in 1987, HISPANIC has an ABC-audited circulation of 280,000, reaching upwardly mobile Hispanic professionals, corporate executives, entrepreneurs, opinion leaders, members of Hispanic organizations, and students.

Hispanic Enterprise http://www.hispaniconline.com/HE/
Hispanic Enterprise is a publication that is one of the properties owned by Hispanic Publishing Associates who also have HISPANIC magazine and Hispaniconline.com.

Latina http://www.latina.com/
100 percent Latina. 100 percent American. All pride. All passion. This is how we at Latina Media Ventures LLC (LMV) see our unique world. In addition, it is what drives our mission to bring the United States Hispanic community the best, most empowering, engaging and culturally relevant content across a range of media platforms that include publishing, digital, live events, and consumer products and services. We are majority-owned by Solera Capital LLC, a New York City–based private equity firm.

Latina Style http://www.latinastyle.com/
Latina Style magazine has become the most influential publication reaching the contemporary Hispanic woman. LATINA Style broke new ground in 1994 by launching the first national magazine dedicated to the needs and concerns of the contemporary Latina professional workingwoman and the Latina business owner in the United States.

Government

White House http://www.whitehouse.gov/
As the official White House web site, you will find a vast amount of current news and archived information about the President of the United Sates and the history of the White House. Some of the things available on this web site are news releases on current events, issues, audio/video clips, Presidential news and speeches. This site is also available in Spanish.

First Gov http://www.firstgov.gov/index.shtml
Whatever you want or need from the United States government, it is here on FirstGov.gov. You will find a rich treasure of online information, services, and resources.

Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute http://www.chci.org/
The Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute (CHCI) is one of the leading Hispanic nonprofit and nonpartisan 501(c) (3) organizations in the country. CHCI was established in 1978 by Congressman Edward Roybal, Congressman E. “Kika” de la Garza, and Congressman Baltasar Corrada to help increase opportunities for Hispanics to participate in and contribute to the American policy making process.

Department of Labor http://www.dol.gov/
The Department of Labor fosters and promotes the welfare of the job seekers, wage earners, and retirees of the United States by improving their working conditions, advancing their opportunities for profitable employment, protecting their retirement and health care benefits, helping employers find workers, strengthening free collective bargaining, and tracking changes in employment, prices, and other national economic measurements. In carrying out this mission, the Department administers a variety of Federal labor laws including those that guarantee workers’ rights to safe and healthful working conditions; a minimum hourly wage and overtime pay; freedom from employment discrimination; unemployment insurance; and other income support.

Department of Labor Agencies http://www.dol.gov/dol/organization.htm
As an organization with diverse functions, we carry out our mission through a number of offices and agencies. These are organized into major program areas and headed by an Assistant Secretary or other official. Review our Strategic Plan to see how these diverse, crosscutting functions are integrated and linked to support the goals of the Department.

Texas Online http://www.texasonline.com/
The State of Texas web site is intended to serve as the official compilation of Texas government electronic resources, both at the state and local levels, and as an index of Texas governmental or taxing authority web sites and services. The site is organized by subject to provide a collection of links and portals designed to allow citizens, visitors, businesses, state government, and others to quickly and efficiently locate appropriate resources.

Texas Legislature Online http://www.capitol.state.tx.us/
This web site will provide you with just about all the information you may want to know about the Texas Legislature. You will also find the Texas Constitution, State Statutes, event information, and even state symbols.

Jobs Boards & Development

iHispano.com is the nation’s premier professional networking site and job board for Latinos in the United States. We serve as the premier resource for connecting aspiring and accomplished Latino professionals in a community experience that will assist them in realizing their professional and personal goals.

USA Jobs http://www.usajobs.com/
This web page provides portals to government sites where you can look for jobs; learn about special programs and initiatives; and find information on how jobs are classified and filled, government benefits, and much more.

Monster http://www.monster.com/
At Monster, our goal is to help you make the most of the 80 or 90 years you have on this planet by connecting you to the real world opportunities that can help you achieve your goals and realize your dreams. Whether you are thinking about a new job, new career, a new city or a new direction … Monster helps you explore the possibilities and find the opportunities that are right for you.

Career Builder http://www.careerbuilder.com/Default.aspx
We are changing the way companies around the world recruit their most important asset: their people. Our mission is to be the global leader in online recruitment advertising by being an employee-driven, customer-focused organization that provides the best rate of return to our shareholders.

Other Resources

CraigsList http://craigslist.org/
Farmers Almanac http://www.farmersalmanac.com/
Google Earth http://earth.google.com/
IM Translator http://imtranslator.net/
Google Maps http://maps.google.com/
Traffic http://www.traffic.com/
Weather Studio http://as.weatherstudio.com/

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