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Blog Entries by HS News Staff

Professor at Hidalgo Polytechnic University Injured by Parcel Bomb

One professor received minor burns from a parcel-bomb sent to Hidalgo Polytechnic University, authorities told Efe Thursday. The incident occurred arou continue reading »

Immigration Officials Arrest Criminal Aliens for Brutal Murder Committed in Guatemala

Three Guatemalan criminal aliens were arrested yesterday in Lynn, Mass., by U.S. Immigration. The three are wanted by Guatemalan authorities for the rape and murder of a female continue reading »

Mexico’s Tallest Cross Stands at More than 110 Feet

Catholic authorities in the southern state of Chiapas inaugurated Mexico's tallest cross, a 64-meter (210-foot) structure with the profile of Christ within it. continue reading »

Diego Rivera murals Return to New York at the MoMA (VIDEO)

In 1931, the fledgling Museum of Modern Art chose Mexican muralist Diego Rivera for its second major show, inviting him to New York to create “portable” murals on site. Now, some of the works he created in six feverish weeks are again on display at MoMA. continue reading »

Guinness World Record- Largest Nativity Scene in Mexico City

Mexico City authorities have set up the Guinness-certified largest nativity scene in the world as part of their Christmas festivities. The nativity scene, which cost $2 million to create, was unveiled Wednesday by capital Mayor Marcelo Ebrard i continue reading »

Alabama Attorney General Recommends Changes to State’s Harsh Anti-Immigration Law

Alabama Attorney General Luther Strange is calling for changes to his state’s controversial and harsh immigration. The changes that he’s pushing for would require adjustments to about one third of the law’s 32 sections continue reading »

Take A Look At Jlo Dancing Capoeira in Uruguay

Singer Jennifer Lopez practiced a bit of "capoeira" - a type of Brazilian martial arts dancing with African roots - Thursday on the Montevideo beach along with a group of dancers who are participating in her television talent search program "Q'Viva! The Chosen." continue reading »

Selena Gómez Wants You to Help Create Her New Perfume (VIDEO)

Selena Gómez is coming out with a new fragrance, and you can help her figure out it’s scent notes; she’s currently busy at the beach with the Biebs, so lend her your nose! continue reading »

Mexican Immigrant Deported While on Dialysis, Returns to the U.S.

An undocumented Mexican who has lived in the United States for more than 20 years and was deported last month while undergoing dialysis treatments has obtained a humanitarian visa that allowed him to reenter this country. continue reading »

Ecuador Nature Reserve Raises Enough Money to Stop Oil Drilling (VIDEO)

In exchange for not mining the crude oil beneath its land, a national park in Ecuador had to raise millions of dollars by the end of the year, and they did just that. continue reading »

Latino Families in Texas Receiving Threatening Letters From Anonymous Sender

Last weekend, a number of Latino families in the Dallas/Fort Worth began receiving threatening and hate-filled letters from a yet-unidentified source. The letters appear to be sen continue reading »

Glee Wants Pitbull To Play Santana’s Brother, Gloria Estefan’s Son!

Gloria Estefan has confirmed that she will be appearing on Glee as Santana’s mom; now the show is reportedly seeking out rap-artist Pitbull to play her brother! continue reading »

Kalimba’s Cousin is a Murder Suspect & Rape Accuser Graces Playboy Cover (VIDEO)

Kalimba is back in the news after reports indicate that his cousin is a suspect in the murder of the singer’s aunt. Also, his former rape accuser is Playboy’s Miss December. continue reading »

Judge Rules Same-Sex Latina Couple Will Not be Separated by Deportation

Earlier this week, Queens couple Cristina Ojeda and Monica Alcota were able to celebrate their marriage for the first time without the fear of deportation threatening their future. continue reading »

Romeo Santos’ 1st Solo Endeavor Tops Billboard Latin Chart

Billboard's list of best-selling Latin Albums is led again this week by Dominican bachatero Romeo Santos' first solo disc, "Formula: Vol. 1." continue reading »