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



Blog Entries by HS News Staff

Zimmerman’s Release Strikes a Chord Wth Many- Twitter Erupts with “Kill that Mexican” Posts

It would appear that some on Twitter have not read one rather important rule: You may not publish or post direct, specific threats of violence against others. continue reading »

Angelina Jolie Meets With Refugees and Foreign Minister, Ricardo Patino, in Ecuador

Newly engaged United Nations Ambassador Angelina Jolie was in Ecuador over the weekend speaking with both Colombian refugees who now reside in the country and Ecuador’s Foreign Minister, Ricardo Patino. continue reading »

Rebecca Restrepo Named Elizabeth Arden’s First Global Makeup Artist

Elizabeth Arden, Inc. names Colombian Rebecca Restrepo as the brand's first ever Global Makeup Artist. Restrepo will serve as a spokesperson and the brand's ambassador for global employee, consumer and customer marketing communications. continue reading »

Help Find Missing Arizona 6-Year-Old Isabel Celis, Last Seen in Tucson on Friday

The search for a 6-year-old Arizona girl has intensified after FBI-trained dogs found something said to have interesting investigators. At around 8 a.m. Saturday, April 21, Isabel Celis was reported missing by her fat continue reading »

Plane Crashes into Guatemalan Zoo Leaving Three Dead

Three passengers traveling on a plane were killed after the aircraft crashed into the maintenance area of Aurora Zoo, in Guatemala. continue reading »

Selena Gomez Announced as Charity Ambassador for Ryan Seacrest Foundation (VIDEO)

On April 20, the Ryan Seacrest Foundation announced Selena Gomez as their first celebrity ambassador. During a visit to “On Air with Ryan Seacrest” Friday, Gomez and Seacrest made th continue reading »

Mexican Mountaineer Scales Mount Everest and Posts Political Ad

Leonardo Fernandez, a Mexican mountaineer, scaled to Mount Everest's Summit and submits video to endorse Obrador for President without breath. continue reading »

Tungurahua Erupts Launching Gravel to Nearby Town

Over the weekend, the Tungurahua's volcanic eruption had a strong explosion that caused gravel to fall down in the nearby town of Pillate, Ecuador. continue reading »

Colombian Transit Bus Kills 7 and Injures 10

Seven people were killed and ten others injured when a public transit bus collided with a truck on a highway in the province of Bolivar, Colombia. continue reading »

5,000 Protest Urging Mexico City to Ban Bullfighting

Thousands of people took part in a demonstration over the weekend to urge Mexico City's Legislative Assembly to ban bullfighting, joining people in 26 other cities across the country who took part in protests to promote the same cause. continue reading »

Chavez Remains in Cuba but No Health Updates Provided

Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez has spent more than a week in Havana, where he is undergoing the final phase of his radiation therapy treatment, but he has communicated only via Twitter without giving any details about his health. continue reading »

Major Water Supply Issues Affecting Cuban People Due to Prolonged Drought

Some 45,000 residents of Havana are currently receiving their drinking water in cistern trucks due to the ongoing drought affecting Cuba, local media reported Sunday. continue reading »

Wal-Mart Facing Charges It Spent $24 Million in Bribes to Mexican Officials

Wal-Mart said it is investigating its operations in Mexico for possible violations of U.S. laws prohibiting the paying of bribes to foreign officials. continue reading »

U.S. and Dominican Republic Formally Agree to Share Forfeited Assets

Attorney General Eric Holder and Dominican Prosecutor General Radhamés Jiménez Peña met in Washington, D.C. this week, to sign a permanent agreement to share forfeited assets between the governments of the U.S. and the Dominican Republic. continue reading »

Reaction to Senator Marco Rubio’s DREAM Act Proposal

This is in response to Rubio’s and Romney’s DREAM Act proposal. No call has to be raised and it is reasonable to ask Republicans to support Republican Orrin Hatch’s version of the DREAM Act. continue reading »