Articles by Cristina Silva

Cristina Silva has written for the Associated Press, the Tampa Bay Times, Salon and NPR. She has reported from Mexico, Honduras, Cuba, Germany, Italy and Bahrain, as well as from across the United States. She graduated from New York University.


Eat Your Way Through Mardi Gras

To help you widen your waist before the solemn Christian celebration of Lent begins Wednesday, here are 12 recipes representing Louisana traditions. 

Latinos Don't Actually Hate Trump

Only 40 percent of Hispanics said Trump would be a poor or terrible president, while 50 percent said he would be an average, good or great president. 

Trump Has A Lot To Say About Putin

The president who may or may not have business holdings in Russia has had to dismiss numerous reports that he and his staff might be being blackmailed by the Kremlin. 

The Great Cheese Scare

"We deeply regret any inconvenience or concern this issue has caused,” Sargento Foods Chief Executive Officer Louie Gentine said in a statement.

Where To Go For Spring Break

Do you want to visit a cheap place in the U.S., such as Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, or somewhere more exotic, like San Juan, Puerto Rico?