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Former Miss Mexico, Blanca Soto, Returns to Telenovelas

The television network Univision on Monday is debuting the primetime soap opera "El Talisman," in which Mexican actress Blanca Soto is returning to TV after her success in the film "Eva Luna." continue reading »

Chubby Doctors Could Be Bad for Your Health

Study finds they're less likely to counsel heavy patients on weight. A doctor who packs a few extra pounds may be unlikely to advise you to shed your own excess weight, a new study suggests. continue reading »

Starbucks Coming to Coffee Bean Capital, Costa Rica

Starbucks continues to expand in Central America, in keeping with its plans announced in August of 2010, with an announcement that it will open its first Costa Rican location. continue reading »

Many Parents Skip Booster Seats When Carpooling

They don't bother with proper safety seats when their kids are in other people's cars, study finds. Most parents in the United States place their children in a booster seat when they're driving their o continue reading »

East Haven Mayor Thinks Eating Tacos Equals Reaching Out to Latinos; RI4A Delivers 500 of Them

They’re calling it Taco-Gate. Here’s the story: on Tuesday, the FBI arrested four East Haven Police Department officers and charged them with conspiracy, false arrest, excessive force, and obstruction of justice. Over many years, it seems, these officers have been abusing minorities, especially Hispanics, and then trying to cover it up. According to. continue reading »

Cesar Chavez Was No Saint New Book Reveals

Retired teacher Frank Bardacke, who in his youth was a member of the United Farm Workers union, says that it's a "mistake to idolize union leaders like Cesar Chavez," a founder of the UFW. continue reading »

Northwest Side Chicago Boy Scouts Work to Help One of Their Own

Volunteers Working to Help a Scouter and His Family Face the Challenges of Cancer. Scouts and Scouters on Chicago’s Northwest Side are coming together between 8:30 a.m. and noon on Sunday, Feb. 5, 2012, at St. Pasc continue reading »

Narco Blog: Police Find Dismembered Body in Trunk on Routine Acapulco Traffic Stop

After a chase and shooting that took place in Acapulco, three members of a cartel were captured last night in the vicinity of Colonia Emiliano Zapata. The three were driving a compact vehicle marked as a taxi with the dismembered r continue reading »

UN Headquarters in New York Receives 35lbs of Cocaine from Mexico

More than 35 pounds of cocaine were found at United Nations headquarters in New York last week. The cocaine was delivered to the UN building in two large bags imprinted with b continue reading »

LATINO BLOTTER: Miami Man Arrested After Refusing to Stop Smoking on Plane, Pushing Flight Attendant

Sometimes those flying the friendly skies aren’t so friendly themselves, case and point being Manolin Villaverde. Tuesday, Villaverde was on a flight from Houston to Ontario, Calif., when about an hour in, h continue reading »

East Haven, CT Police Chief Retires Amid Allegations of Latino Abuse

The chief of a Connecticut police department accused of mistreating Latinos and immigrants will retire, East Haven Mayor Joseph Maturo Jr. said Monday. continue reading »

Nephew of Cicero Town President Arrested for Stealing Beer While in Town-Owned Vehicle

The nephew of a Chicago-area town president has been arrested for allegedly stealing beer. Joseph Terrana, 41, is the nephew of Cicero town president Larry Dominick. After watching surveillance footage of the store, police say Terrana, wearing an continue reading »

LATINO BLOTTER: Woman Arrested for Encouraging Daughter to Fight Another Girl

While pretty much everyone will agree that young people need parental support, the encouragement given by one Florida mother is not exactly what we had in mind. continue reading »

Couple Suing Celebrity Wedding Planner David Tutera for Ruining Their Dominican Wedding

Celebrity wedding planner and reality show star David Tutera is being sued by a New York couple who say they were extremely disappointed by the lack of care given to them and their Dominican wedding. continue reading »

Latino Soldiers Indicted in Scheme to Illegally Obtain Military Recruiting Bonuses

Latino soldiers were allegedly involved in a conspiracy to obtain more than $200,000 in fraudulent recruiting bonuses from various U.S. military departments. continue reading »

Selena Gomez and the Scene Wow the Crowd in Mexico City, Singer Presented with Gold Record

Selena Gomez was on her game in Mexico on Friday, wowing the crowd at her Mexico City concert with her band The Scene. Selena Gomez and The Scene performed in front of thousands ju continue reading »

Cesar Millan Bringing his “Dog Whisperer” Skills to Latin America

The 42-year-old Cesar Millan, was in Costa Rica over the weekend to put on his first show in Latin America. continue reading »

Polled Registered Voters in Favor of Undocumented Children Gaining Path to Citizenship

The Hill has just published a poll of likely voters and their view on offering citizenship to undocumented immigrant children, specifically children brought to the U.S. at a very young age. continue reading »

President Obama Busy Wooing Latino Voters

While the Republican hopefuls continued to air their dirty linen in public, getting in their last shots at each other to win the vote in Tuesday's Florida primaries, Obama appeared to be making a move below the radar to win the support of this sought-after Hispanic electorate. continue reading »

Arizona Democrats Want Gov. Brewer to Apologize to President for ‘Disrespect’

The Arizona Democratic Party has launched a petition drive to urge Governor Jan Brewer to apologize to President Obama after their now infamous tarmac showdown. continue reading »