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Blog Entries by HS News Staff

J Lo’s Emotional Breakdown on Stage Over Lost Loves

Jennifer Lopez was hired to celebrate the 15th year anniversary of the Mohegan Sun Arena in Connecticut by singing a medley of her songs but she had an emotional breakdown mid-point through her performance witnesses are reporting. continue reading »

15-Year Mexican Teen Detained as Narco Leader and Killer of 2 Female Associates

Mexico once again has a teen-narco killer on its hands, known by the nickname of “El Gallito” or “The Little Rooster”, who is alleged to have run a drug gang and have murdered two female underlings of his. continue reading »

HELP FIND: 10-Year Old Run Away from Group Home Claiming to be Latin King Gang Member

Help us find BJ Peray, that Chicago Police are describing as a ‘high risk missing’ Hispanic juvenile. The 10-year old boy has been a resident of the Lawrence Hall Youth Services group home continue reading »

Join us This and Every Sunday At HS-News Open Mic

Your backstage pass to HS-News showcase of emerging and established Latino musical talent. Introducing This Week From San Antonio, Tx, Girl In a Coma continue reading »

CNN’s Soledad O’Brien and Her Immigrant Roots

CNN anchor and award-winning journalist Soledad O’Brien recently visited Target headquarters in Minneapolis to talk about the importance of diversity, Hispanic Heritage Month and her critically-acclaimed memoir, continue reading »

POLL:  Latinos Overall Have Favorable Opinion of Obamacare

There has been much debate related to health care reform both before President Obama signed the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA) into law, and after its historic passage. continue reading »

Roberto Perez: One of this Year’s Presidential Citizens Medal Recipients

President Obama recognized the 13 recipients of the Presidential Citizens Medal, one of the highest honors a civilian can receive. The award is given to Americans who have "performed exemplary deeds of service for their country or their fellow citizens." At a ceremony in the East Room, the President praised the honorees' commitment to service: continue reading »

How Piri Met Piri! (A Tribute to Piri Thomas)

Most people who have known me from my grammar school days are aware that my nickname as a child was "Piri". In fact, they are the only ones who still call me that. To add to the mystery, most people know me by the first name of "Peter" but my real first name given to me at birth is "Pedro". continue reading »

DC Mayor “We’re Not Going to be Instruments of Federal Law “on Immigration

District of Columbia Mayor Vincent Gray has signed an executive order prohibiting police officers and all city agencies from questioning people about their immigration status and limiting the District's cooperation with federal officials when it comes to deportation proceedings. continue reading »

What is José Alberto Pujols Alcántara Worth?

José Alberto Pujols Alcántara (born January 16, 1980), better known as Albert Pujols is a Dominican professional baseball player with the St. Louis Cardinals. Currently a first baseman, Pujols is considered one of the top players in Major League Baseball. continue reading »

October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month- See Carmela Story (VIDEO)

Carmela partnered with The Allstate Foundation to share her story of domestic violence. The Foundation supports survivors through resources targeted to build financial independence and educates continue reading »

Sen Menendez on the President’s Announcement of Troop Withdrawal from Iraq

U.S. Senator Robert Menendez today issued the following statement regarding President Obama’s announcement of troop withdrawal from Iraq by the end of the year. “Today's announcement by President Obama, bringing home American troops from Iraq, is historic. continue reading »

ICE deports record 400,000 immigrants

This week federal immigration officials announced that it had deported nearly 400,000 people in the last fiscal year, the largest number of deportations in history. continue reading »

Cablevision’s iO TV Launches “Semillitas” Channel for Latino Toddlers and Preschoolers

SOMOSTV today announced the launch of "Semillitas," a TV channel targeting Latino toddlers and preschoolers from 0-5 years of age with the goal of helping parents preserve their language and cultural roots, on Cablevision's iO en espanol package continue reading »

CELEBRATE this weekend with a Latin American Natural Wonder

CELEBRATE this weekend with a Latin American natural wonder. Guess What and Where this is? continue reading »