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HBO Latino Presents Exciting New Lineup of Original Entertainment for Spring 2012

This spring, HBO Latino, Home Box Office's dedicated Spanish-language premium channel, will present an incredible lineup of programs certain to appeal to today's multigenerational and bilingual Hispanic households. continue reading »

Bilingualism’s False Friends by Raul Guerrero

Now that science has corroborated that bilingualism makes us smarter, and profoundly benefits the brain, as reported by the New York Times, people are brushing up on their Spanish. continue reading »

On World Water Day, Greenpeace Denounces Mexican Water Pollution

Environmental watchdog Greenpeace denounced on World Water Day the pollution of rivers and other surface waters in Mexico and asked the government to establish a policy of zero dumping of toxic substances by 2020. continue reading »

Treating Gum Disease May Help Diabetics Avoid Complications

Good periodontal care helped reduce hospitalizations, medical costs over time, study found. Treating gum disease in people with diabetes reduces their medical costs and hospitalizations, new research shows. continue reading »

20 Nobel Peace Laureates to Convene in Chicago for 12th World Summit of Nobel Peace Laureates

Sean Penn to receive annual Peace Summit Award at April summit. Chicago will welcome 20 Nobel Peace Laureates from 17 countries around the globe this April 23 – 25 for the 12th World Summit of Nobel Peace Laureates. continue reading »

Immigration Judge Delays Deportation of Gay Mexican Man Married to U.S. Citizen

An immigration judge in California decided to delay the deportation of an undocumented Mexican immigrant who wed his U.S. citizen partner in New York, where same-sex unions are recognized. continue reading »

Barcelona Coach Angry With Soccer Star Pique for White-Water Rafting with Shakira

Barcelona's head coach appears to be getting increasingly frustrated with one of his defender's choice in off-time activities with girlfriend Shakira. continue reading »

Top Texas Immigration Official Resigns Amid Allegations Cash Stolen from Undocumented Immigrants

Nuria Prendes has stepped down as the top immigration official in Dallas, Texas amid allegation that money taken from detained undocumented immigrants was never returned to them. continue reading »

Adults Seem to Have Most Impact on Teens’ School Success

Study found influence of peers not as strong as parents, teachers. Teachers and parents play a greater role than peers in keeping teens engaged in school, researchers have found. continue reading »

Health Tip: Choose Diabetes-Friendly Meals

What to look for when dining out. It may be a challenge to select diabetes-friendly meals from a huge menu of options. The American Diabetes Association continue reading »

Protest Planned for in Opposition to Immigration Detention Center

In protest of a proposal to put an Immigration Detention Center in Crete, Illinois, opponents have organized a three-day March from Chicago to Crete. The protest will begin at Our Lady of Guadalupe Mission, 344 continue reading »

Pitbull to Do Theme Song for ‘Men in Black III’

Rapper Pitbull will provide the theme song for the soundtrack of the third movie in the "Men in Black" series, a number called "Back in Time," Columbia Pictures announced Thursday. continue reading »

Brazilian Rapunzel Says She’s Ready to Cut Off her Impressive 5-Foot, 2-Inch Hair

At just 12 years old, a Brazilian girl nicknamed Rapunzel does not just have long hair, she has LONG hair. Though Natasha Moraes de Andrade is just 5 feet, 4 inches tall, her hair is 5 feet, 2 inch continue reading »

Messi Breaks Record for Most Goals Scored by a Barcelona Player (VIDEO)

Lionel Messi has broken Barcelona’s all-time career scorer record after scoring three goals in Barca’s 5-3 win over Granada on Tuesday. Before the hat trick, which was Leo’s eighth o continue reading »

Spanish Nun Named Suspect in Decades-Long Baby Kidnapping Scheme

A Spanish nun has been named a suspect in the case of a decades-long baby snatching scandal. Sister Maria Gomez is now 80 years old, but investigators continue reading »

Will Ferrell Tells Conan About his “Sensual” Scene in ‘Casa de Mi Padre’ (VIDEO)

While visiting Conan's late night show, Will Ferrell told the fellow funny man about his interesting time filming the sex scene for his Spanish-language film (now in theaters) Casa de Mi Padre. continue reading »

San Diego Rapper ‘Crhymes’ Thinks his Crew Filmed a UFO During a Video Shoot (VIDEO)

Aspiring San Diego rapper Cesar Tellez – aka Crhymes – believes he may spotted a UFO while filming the video for his song “Everyday”. Which he filmed at a flea market in San Diego. continue reading »

Mediator in Colombian Says FARC Will Free Soldiers and Police Next Week

The FARC rebel group's promised release of 10 police and soldiers will begin on March 26, a former Colombian senator involved in the process said Wednesday. continue reading »

Brain Scans Suggest How Alzheimer’s Spreads

Finding shows disease moves through linked nerve cells. Alzheimer's disease and other types of dementia appear to spread through linked nerve cells in the brain, new research indicates. continue reading »

Fatty Meals Could Trigger Inflammation for Diabetics

People with type 2 disease had more sign of heart risk factor, study says. High-fat meals might boost inflammation in people with type 2 diabetes, a new study says. continue reading »