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Blog Entries by HS News Staff

Mexican-American BMX Pro to Star in The Ricardo Laguna Project’ -Reality Show From Wilmer Valderrama

Tr3s: MTV, Musica y Mas, the bilingual/bicultural entertainment destination for Latinos in the US, announces the premiere of the new docu-series The Ricardo Laguna Project under Executive Producers Wil continue reading »

Spanish Soccer Star Iker Casillas to Wed Journalist Girlfriend

The goaltender and captain of the Spanish national soccer team that won the 2010 World Cup, Iker Casillas, will wed journalist Sara Carbonero in July, the next issue of Lecturas magazine reports on its cover. continue reading »

Genesis Rodriguez in ‘Flaunt Magazine,’ Discusses Working With Will Ferrell in ‘Casa de Mi Padre’

As the daughter of a Venezuelan icon, Genesis Rodriguez received some great advice when she decided to entered show business Her father told her, "Just do me a favor: take the pressure off. Nobody is telling you to get a job. Just have fun with it. Just take it easy. You’re doing what you like to do, aren’t you?" continue reading »

Shootout in Mexico Cancels Baseball Game

The Saraperos baseball team cancelled an exhibition game in the northern city of Saltillo due to a shootout near its stadium, the Mexican Baseball League said. continue reading »

ACLU Says California City Is “Profiting” From Undocumented Immigrants

Pro-immigrant activists and the American Civil Liberties Union have accused officials in the Southern California city of Escondido of generating ongoing profits from undocumented immigra continue reading »

Guatemalan Involved in 1982 Massacre Sentenced to 6000 Years in Prison

A veteran of a notorious army unit was sentenced to 6,060 years in prison for his part in the 1982 massacre of 201 peasants in northern Guatemala. continue reading »

LATINO BLOTTER: North Carolina Man Arrested After Teen he Allegedly Raped Gives Birth in Bathroom

North Carolina police have arrested Juan Martinez Hernandez on rape charges after a 14-year-old girl identified him as the father of her child. Though police are still investigating the case, Juan Martinez Hernandez, continue reading »

Spanish Astronaut Michael Lopez-Alegria Retires after 20 Years at NASA

Spanish astronaut Michael Lopez-Alegria has left NASA after 20 years with the U.S. space agency. continue reading »

Lucci and the Latinas: Soap Star Joins Judy Reyes in Cast of ‘Devious Maids’

Known mostly for her work on ABC’s long-running soap opera All My Children, Susan Lucci has reportedly signed on to co-star in the pilot for Devious Maids. continue reading »

LATINO BLOTTER: Cop Arrested for Assaulting Girlfriend he Says Attacked him With Justin Bieber Doll

A Colorado cop is now on desk duty after he reportedly assaulted his girlfriend allegedly in self-defense after a 'Justin Bieber' doll attack. continue reading »

Medical Convention Cancels in Response to Alabama Immigration Law

The state of Alabama’s controversial immigration laws have caused a medical association to cancel its 2012 convention in Mobile, for fear that some of may be harassed if they attend. continue reading »

EXTREME TRAFFICKING: In 24-Hour Period Close to $1 Billion Worth of Cocaine Seized

In two separate incidents in a 24-hour period, a U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) operating out of Corpus Christi, Texas, detected two go-fast vessels carrying more than 10,000 pounds of cocaine with a combined value of more than $779 million. continue reading »

Mexico to Deploy over 5,000 Federal Police as Security during Papal Visit

At least 5,700 federal and state law enforcement agents will provide security during Pope Benedict XVI's visit to Mexico's Guanajuato state later this month, state emergency management chief Laura Gurza said. continue reading »

Bo, the First Family’s Dog, Wants a Little Camera Time with a Univision Reporter (VIDEO)

Though there was a lot of hoopla surrounding the dog President Obama’s family bought after moving into the White House, the dog, Bo, hasn’t done too many interviews. However, he may have been trying to ca continue reading »

Texas Tejano Monument Under Construction in Austin

The contributions that Mexicans and the rest of the Hispanic community have made to the development of what today is Texas will form part of the Texas Tejano Monument under construction on the grounds of the state Capitol in Austin. continue reading »