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Blog Entries by HS News Staff

Call to Action: Save the Child Tax Credit for Hardworking Families!

A fair economy is the talk of the nation, but some members of Congress have their ears plugged. As you read this message, lawmakers are seriously considering raising taxes on hardworking, low-income, taxpaying families in order to pay continue reading »

Peruvian President Says Earthquake Caused “No Irreparable Losses”

Peruvian President Ollanta Humala visited Tuesday the southern city of Ica and said that "there are no irreparable losses" from the magnitude-6.2 earthquake that struck the area the day before. continue reading »

J. Lo and Marc Anthony’s “Q’Viva! The Chosen” Debuts to Huge Audience

The debut broadcast of the Univision television program "Q'Viva! The Chosen," produced by singers Jennifer Lopez and Marc Anthony to find musical talent in Latin America, attracted an audience of 2.2 million, the network announced. continue reading »

Brazil’s President Rousseff in Cuba Chatting with Raul Castro

Cuban President Raul Castro received Tuesday his Brazilian counterpart Dilma Rousseff at the Palace of the Revolution, where they discussed the bilateral agenda continue reading »

Nearly $2 Million in Cash Seized on Mexican State Government Plane

Investigators are trying to determine whether a crime was committed when two officials moved 25 million pesos ($1.9 million) in a plane belonging to the Veracruz state government, the Mexican Attorney General's Office said. continue reading »

Popularity of Tequila Bottles Shaped Like Guns Increasing in Rio Grande Valley

Last year, interesting bottle designs began popping up in the Rio Grande Valley, and some worry they promote the image of a violent Mexico. continue reading »

Chilean Man Steals 11,453 Pounds of Glacier Ice with Plans to Sell to Local Bars

Chilean police surprised a man who was transporting in a refrigerated truck 5,200 kilograms (11,453 pounds) of ice that had removed from the Jorge Montt glacier, the cargo apparently destined for bars and restaurants here in the capital. continue reading »

Sofia Vergara Voted #1 on AskMen “Top 99 Most Desirable Women”, List Includes Many Latinas

Though Modern Family actress Sofia Vergara was ranked No. 1 on AskMen’s 2012 “Top 99 Most Desirable Women” poll, but she was far from the only Latina to make the cut. continue reading »

Our Favorite “Little Mexican” Comedian Louis C.K. Working on Sitcom for CBS

Our favorite red-haired comedian Louis C.K. has reportedly begun work on a new sitcom for CBS about 20-somethings trying to survive in today’s economy. C.K. will be working with former continue reading »

Actress Jessica Alba Enters the E-Commerce World with The Honest Company

After learning that a number of products she and parents everywhere were use are full of toxic chemicals, Hollywood actress Jessica Alba along with author and environmentalist Christopher Gavigan worked with ShoeDazzle founder Brian Lee and PriceGrabber.com continue reading »

Venezuela Receives Last 14 Tons of Its Gold - Repatriation Complete

The Venezuelan government received the last 14 tons of gold of a total of 160 tons that were deposited in banks in other countries continue reading »

STUDY: All-White Neighborhood Effectively Extinct

Today, the Manhattan Institute’s Center released a study titled “The End of the Segregated Century: Racial Separation in America’s Neighborhood: 1890-2010,” which concluded that the all-white neighborhoods are effectively extinct. continue reading »

Jennifer Lopez: Oscar Presenter

Jennifer Lopez as always is super busy, adding Oscar 2012 presenter to her list of duties. continue reading »

Over Last Seven Days 10 Tons of Pot Seized at Texas-Mexico Border

CBP U.S. Border Patrol agents from the Rio Grande Valley Sector seized more than 21,000 pounds of marijuana over the past seven days. continue reading »

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 »