11/05 | EFE elEconomistaAmerica.com

Cuomo: Oil spill in Hudson River after nuclear plant fire

New York, May 10 (EFE).- A fire in a transformer on the weekend forced the shutdown part of the Indian Point nuclear plant located less than 40 km (25 mi.) from New York and resulted in an oil spill into the Hudson River, but the incident posed no risk to the public, facility authorities said.

9/05 | EFE elEconomistaAmerica.com

EFE opens 75th anniversary photo exhibit in Puebla, Mexico

Puebla, Mexico, May 9 (EFE).- Images of the collapse of the World Trade Center towers in New York City and the election of Pope Francis are some of the highlights of a photo exhibit here celebrating the 75th anniversary of the world's foremost Spanish-language news agency.

5/05 | EFE elEconomistaAmerica.com

'The Walking Dead' actor charged with DUI

Los Angeles, May 5 (EFE).- Actor Seth Gilliam, best known for his role as a priest in 'The Walking Dead' series, was arrested last weekend for driving under the influence, reported the entertainment website TMZ.com.

29/04 | EFE elEconomistaAmerica.com

Obama asks police to punish officers who act inappropriately

Washington, Apr 29 (EFE).- President Barack Obama called on police departments nationwide, instead of "closing ranks" around officers who act inappropriately, to bring them to account, in a radio interview broadcast on Wednesday.

23/04 | EFE elEconomistaAmerica.com

Shakespeare, now a New Yorker and more alive than ever

New York City, Apr 23 (EFE).- William Shakespeare is now a New Yorker and more alive than ever thanks to The Sonnet Project, a virtual initiative in the form of a mobile application in which actors recite his 154 sonnets in New York City's most emblematic places, offering a contemporary setting of the classic works.

22/04 | EFE elEconomistaAmerica.com

Pope Francis confirms visit to Cuba in September

Vatican City, Apr 22 (EFE) .- Pope Francis will make a trip to Cuba during his late September visit to the United States, Vatican spokesman Federico Lombardi confirmed on Wednesday.

3/04 | EFE elEconomistaAmerica.com

Hillary Clinton sets up campaign headquarters in Brooklyn

New York, Apr 3 (EFE).- Former U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has chosen the New York borough of Brooklyn as the place to set up campaign headquarters for her 2016 run for president, the daily Politico reported Friday.