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SIU students grab candy from a pile to put in pinatas they made at the Student Center Craft Shop during day two of the pinata event for Hispanic Latino Heritage Month, Friday, Oct. 5, 2018. “You fill [the pinata] with good stuff because that’s things that you want in life,” Celeste Orozco, a junior studying forestry, said. “It is normally hung because it is supposed to be up in the sky, like the heavens, so you’re looking up and it’s about faith,

Photo of the day: Filling up on the ‘good stuff’

By Allie Tiller, Staff Photographer
October 6, 2018
President-elect Donald Trump, joined on stage by running mate Mike Pence, speaks to supporters at the Election Night Party at the Hilton Midtown Hotel in New York City on Wednesday, Nov. 9, 2016. (J. Conrad Williams Jr./Newsday/TNS)

Trump to announce Supreme Court nominee Tuesday

By Michael Doyle | McClatchy Washington Bureau
January 30, 2017
Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump during a campaign rally at the Cabarrus Arena and Events Center in Concord, N.C., on Thursday, Nov. 3, 2016. (Diedra Laird/Charlotte Observer/TNS)

Trump sues to challenge early voting in Las Vegas area, which had big Latino turnout

By Evan Halper | Tribune Washington Bureau
November 8, 2016
A group of people stand in line waiting to vote early outside the North Miami Public Library on Friday, Nov. 4, 2016. (Roberto Koltun/Miami Herald/TNS)

42 million voters cast ballots early

By Alex Daugherty | McClatchy Washington Bureau
November 6, 2016
Amalia Acuña, originally from Santiago, Panama, dances with Pedro Vazquez, of Humacao, Puerto Rico, on Saturday, Sept. 24, 2016, during SIU's Noche de Gala event at the Student Center ballrooms. (Morgan Timms | @Morgan_Timms)

Noche de Gala brings energy to SIU

By Tyra Wooten
September 25, 2016
Volunteers Ana Valenzuela Estrada and Richard Estrada, no relation, in Glendale, Ariz., belong to one of several groups aiming to register 3 million new Latino voters across the nation by November. (Seema Mehta/Los Angeles Times/TNS)

Why the election map has a built-in, and growing, Democratic bias

By David Lightman | McClatchy Washington Bureau
September 12, 2016
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Some SIU organizations upset over USG funding

By Shannon Allen
September 6, 2016
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