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Blog Entries by HS News Staff

Laugh Out Loud This and Every Sunday With HS-NEWS SUNDAY COMICS

Your source for Hispanically Speaking Cartoons continue reading »

Cristo Rey: Part of the Solution for Education Today (VIDEO)

On January 20, Bay Area business professionals came to hear Fr. John Foley–founder and Rob Birdsell–president of the Cristo Rey Network speak about how an innovative educational business model can benefit San Francisco businesses while supporting the education of financially disadvantaged students. continue reading »

U.S. Offers Additional Grants to Fight Human Trafficking in Haiti, Specially at Dominican Border

The U.S. State Department announced the additional award of $4.75 million to ten grantees to strengthen Haitian institutional and civil society capacity to identify and respond to human trafficking continue reading »

Catalyst Copper launches 2011 Exploration Program at La Verde, Mexico

Catalyst Copper Corporation today announced it will commence 20,000 metres of diamond drilling at its La Verde copper-gold project located in Michoacán State, México, by the end of January. A diamond drill rig is currently on site and drilling crews are being mobilized. continue reading »

Obama Administration May Give ATF New Power to Fight Trafficking of U.S. Guns to Mexico

The Obama Administration recently announced an emergency proposal to require southwest border gun dealers to report multiple sales of semi-automatic assault rifles. continue reading »

Get the Most Nutrition for Your Money!

Eating more healthfully doesn't mean you have to spend more money at the supermarket. A new guide in the March 2011 issue of ShopSmart, from the publisher of Consumer Reports, crunches the continue reading »

Rhode Island Man Sentenced for Defrauding Immigrants by Posing as Agent Threatening Deportation

A Pawtucket, R.I., man was sentenced Friday in U.S. District Court in Providence to six months in federal prison; three years supervised release; and ordered to pay $8,700 in restitution to two victims he defrauded while posing as an immigration attorney; continue reading »

Jon Stewart Ridicules State’s Extreme Budget Cuts, as Only He Can Do (VIDEO)

No one is safe as Stewart points to several states who are desperate to close their budget gaps. continue reading »

IMMERSE in Relaxation this weekend with a Latin American Natural Wonder

IMMERSE in relaxation this weekend with a Latin American Natural Wonder. Guess What and Where this is? continue reading »

This Week in Washington – Health Care Bill Repeal and What it Means to You (VIDEO)

Thursday the House of Representatives voted to repeal the Affordable Care Act, landmark health reform legislation that President Obama signed into law last March. continue reading »

Alan Stone AKA Hollywood

Alan Stone, also know as "Hollywood", has led a very varied career in the Lucha Libre world continue reading »

Latin American and Caribbean Unemployment Dropped in 2010

The economic upturn in most Latin American and Caribbean countries in 2010 fueled a .6 percentage point drop in unemployment – from 8.1% in 2009 to 7.5% - and is expected to lead to a further decrease of between 0.2 and 0.4 percentage points this year, the United Nations reported today. continue reading »

Major Immigration Sweep in Michigan Nets 70 Criminal Aliens, 525,000 Estimated to be in Country

More than 70 criminal aliens, immigration fugitives and immigration violators are facing deportation and criminal charges following a four-day enforcement operation spearheaded by U.S. Immigration and Customs continue reading »

New Hispanic Health IT Initiative Announced

With the Hispanic population as the nation’s largest minority, HIMSS announces the establishment of a new HIMSS Latino Initiative to focus on health IT needs for the rapidly growing Hispanic/Latino market. continue reading »

Feliz Cumpleaños to Plácido Domingo (VIDEO)

Born José Plácido Domingo Embil, the world-renowned Spanish tenor and conductor, Plácido Domingo turned 70 today. Friday, as he celebrates his birthday in his birthplace of Madrid, 20 of the world’s top opera singers will perform 15 arias in his honor. continue reading »