1. Skip to navigation
  2. Skip to content
  3. Skip to secondary content



Blog Entries by HS News Staff

Narco Blog: 5 Killed in Gangland Violence in Northern Mexico

A police officer and four civilians were killed by gunmen in two separate incidents in the northern Mexican state of Chihuahua, authorities said Thursday. Here in Ciudad Juarez, a crime-wracked metropolis just across the border from El Paso, Texas, assailants in several vehicles opened fire on municipal cops responding to what turned out to be a false report of a road accident. continue reading »

Dominican Selling Fake Visas Calls in 13 Bomb Threats to U.S. Embassy to Cover Up Fraud

Dominican, Maria Velez de Alli is accused of making 13 false bomb threats to the American consulate in the Dominican Republican to cover visa fraud activities. continue reading »

Pint-Size Star of ‘Jersey Shore’ Shows Herself Without Make-Up. What Do You Think of Snooki?

Known for her makeup and style just as much as for her antics on MTV's 'Jersey Shore', pint-size 'guidette' Snookie surprised her followers when she Tweeted a photo of herself without makeup. continue reading »

Man Who Pled Guilty to Killing 7-year-old Jorelys Rivera in Georgia Commits Suicide

Ryan Brunn, 20, was suspected of killing 7-year-old Jorelys Rivera after he says he panicked after molesting her. The young maintenance man is said to have killed himself in his cell, but the state Department of Corrections said his death was still under investigation. continue reading »

Prince Harry to Travel to Brazil in March

A member of the British Royal Family is said to be planning a trip to Brazil later this year. In a trip organized by the Foreign and Commonwealth Office, Prince Harry wi continue reading »

‘Thor’ Star Chris Hemsworth and Wife, Spanish Actress Elsa Pataky, Expecting First Child

Chris Hemsworth and his wife Elsa Pataky are expecting their first child. Hemsworth, 28, is known for his roles in ‘Thor’ and the upcoming ‘Snow White & the Huntsman’ as well as the much-anticipated continue reading »

Latino Student Stabbed to Death in School, Allegedly While Having Racial Slurs Yelled at Him

New Mexico authorities are reporting the stabbing death of 17-year old Jose de la Paz at the local Cesar Chavez Community Charter High School yesterday allegedly by another teen screaming racial slurs. continue reading »

‘Avatar’ Star Zoe Saldana Helps Elderly Woman After Accident, Shows Real Life Heroic Side

Hollywood actress Zoe Saldana was a real life hero after witnessing a car accident involving an elderly woman in Southern California earlier this week. continue reading »

Texas Redistricting Map Favoring Latino Voting Districts Rejected by Supreme Court

Today the U.S. Supreme Court threw out Texas’ electoral maps, favoring Latino voters, that were drawn up by federal judges in the states. continue reading »

Confirmed Deaths from Cuba Building Collapse Rises to 4

Three women and a man died and five others were injured when a building collapsed in the densely populated Centro Habana neighborhood of the Cuban capital, official media said. continue reading »

Georgia Ad Campaign Bullies Obese Kids

A new advertising campaign in Georgia is warning children of the social and health problems that can be related to obesity—by scaring and threatening them. The ads, by Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta, feature children posing with slogans like: “It’s hard to be a little girl if you’re not.” and “Big bones didn’t make me this way. Big meals did.” continue reading »

Hispanic National Bar Assoc. Launches Veterans Legal Program

The Hispanic National Bar Association (HNBA) is launching the ‘HNBA Veterans Legal Initiative Program’ that will provide pro bono assistance to military veterans and families who are unable to afford these legal services. continue reading »

Mexican with Green Card Dies in ICE Custody in Las Vegas

A Mexican immigrant who had legal permanent residence in the United States died in Nevada while under the custody of Immigration and Customs Enforcement, ICE said.Miguel Sarabia-Ortega was arrested Tuesday in continue reading »

Med Schools Looking for Spanish Speaking Latinos

The high demand for Spanish-speaking physicians to serve the burgeoning U.S. Hispanic community is attracting more Latinos to the medical profession. continue reading »

Extreme Cults and Sects in Latin America Highlighted on Discovery en Español

In its new original series, Mundos extremos, Discovery en Espanol opens doors and gives viewers exclusive access to the most arcane, secret ways of life. continue reading »