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Blog Entries by HS News Staff

Frontman for ‘Los Illegales’ and Renown Dominican Singer Hospitalized

Dominican singer Vladimir Dotel was hospitalized in Santo Domingo due to heart problems, doctors said. continue reading »

Peace Activist Javier Sicilia to Deliver Letter Denouncing Violence in Mexico on Eve of Pope’s Visit

Poet and peace activist Javier Sicilia said he planned to deliver a letter denouncing the violence and corruption in Mexico to the Vatican on Thursday, a day before Pope Benedict XVI arrives in Mexico for a visit. continue reading »

Latino Mentors of America Preparing the Next Generation of Latinos to Succeed

The Latino Mentors of America program, being implemented in San Diego, Los Angeles and Sacramento, creates a relationship between Hispanic professionals and high school students that prepares young people for their future in college and the workplace. continue reading »

7 Die in Accident in Santiago, Dominican Republic

At least seven people were killed and one was seriously injured in a traffic accident early Sunday in Santiago, a city in the northern Dominican Republic, the National Police said. continue reading »

JUST IN:  Romney Wins Puerto Rico Primary Trouncing Rick Santorum

Former Massachusetts Governor and Republican Presidential candidate Mitt Romney has apparently won the Puerto Rico primary. Though residents of this territory cannot vote for a President they do have twenty delegates to give to the primary winner. continue reading »

Foreign Investors Purchasing U.S. Homes

Although many foreign investment companies have shied away from investing in U.S. real estate as a result of the housing market crash, many individual foreign investors are jumping at the opportunity to get a good deal on a house in the U.S. continue reading »

FARC Guerillas Kill 11 Soldiers at Colombia-Venezuela Border

Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia, or FARC, guerrillas killed a non-commissioned officer and 10 other soldiers in Arauca, a province on the border with Venezuela, a military spokesman told Efe. continue reading »

Chevron Executives Barred from Leaving Brazil in Light of New Oil Leaks

A Brazilian court has barred 17 executives of U.S. oil supermajor Chevron Corp. and Swiss-based offshore drilling contractor Transocean Ltd. from leaving the country in the wake of two recent oil leaks in the Atlantic Ocean, officials said Saturday. continue reading »

Narco Sub Pioneer Captured by Colombian Authorities

The drug trafficker who pioneered the use of submarines to smuggle cocaine has been captured in southwestern Colombia, the National Police said. continue reading »

Paulina Rubio Forgetting about Failed Marriage with New Boyfriend

It looks as if Paulina Rubio has already forgotten about her failed marriage and has moved on and out with another man. The singer, according to various sources, has recently begun a romance with a California businessman. continue reading »

Five Years in Prison for Phony Immigration Agent

After pleading guilty to impersonating an immigration agent and stealing money from desperate undocumented immigrants, Tommie Rand Pierce will serve the next 57 months in prison. continue reading »

REPORT:  Brazil, Nicaragua & Panama best Suited to Attract Low-Carbon Energy Investments

Brazil, Nicaragua and Panama have the most suitable environment for climate-related investments in Latin America and the Caribbean, according to a preview of the Climatescope 2012, an upcoming report continue reading »

Texas Border Agents Rescue Undocumented 17 Yr-old and Pregnant Female from Stifling Hot Trailer

U.S. Border Patrol agents assigned to the Falfurrias Checkpoint rescued two illegal aliens Wednesday morning, who were confined inside a cargo trailer. continue reading »

Decreasing Population of Monarch Butterflies from US and Canada Hibernate in Mexican Forests

Mexico has seen fewer hectares (acres) occupied by the monarch butterfly during its latest hibernation in the forests of the nation's central region, the head of the National Natural Protected Areas Commission, Luis Fueyo, said. continue reading »

Puerto Rico Governor Fortuño Endorses Romney for Backing PR in War on Drugs

Puerto Rican Gov. Luis Fortuño, one of the 23 Republican Party delegates in Puerto Rico, publicly endorsed presidential hopeful Mitt Romney for the support he has given the Caribbean island in its war on drugs. continue reading »