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December 2012 Archives

“How to…” - What the World Wanted to Know How to Do According to Google Searches

“How to…” - What the World Wanted to Know How to Do According to Google Searches

The internet can teach us a great number of things - the who, what, where, when, why and hows of life - and often we turn to Google search. continue reading »

Colombian Bullfight Festival Leaves 19 Injured

Colombian Bullfight Festival Leaves 19 Injured

Colombia's traditional bullfight festival known as Las Corralejas left 19 people hurt, one of them seriously, in Turbaco, a village near the Caribbean city of Cartagena. continue reading »

Two Arrested in Mexico for Trafficking 22,000 Turtle Eggs

Two Arrested in Mexico for Trafficking 22,000 Turtle Eggs

Two people were arrested in Mexico as they attempted to traffic the more than 22,000 turtle eggs they were carrying on a public bus. The arrest was made on a highway in the sout continue reading »

Mexico Exchanging Guns for Computers, Cash, Safety

Mexico Exchanging Guns for Computers, Cash, Safety

Low-income familes in the crime-wracked Mexico City borough of Iztapalapa decided this year to trade in their old rifles, handguns and shotguns for laptop computers, bicycle continue reading »

Brazilian Woman Who Auctioned Off Virginity Now Posing for Playboy

Brazilian Woman Who Auctioned Off Virginity Now Posing for Playboy

Just two months ago, Brazilian Catarina Migliorini made headlines across the world when it was discovered she was auctioning off her virginity, allegedly for charity. continue reading »

LATINO BLOTTER: Man Assaulted Wife After She Caught Him “FB Stalking” His Ex

LATINO BLOTTER: Man Assaulted Wife After She Caught Him “FB Stalking” His Ex

Facebook is once again at the center of yet another domestic dispute. This time, however, the social mid website was only the beginning. continue reading »

Woman Gunned Down In Mexican Hospital

Woman Gunned Down In Mexican Hospital

A woman was gunned down in the general hospital in Ciudad Victoria, the capital of the northeastern Mexican state of Tamaulipas, prosecutors said. continue reading »

Only Polar Bear at Buenos Aires Zoo Dies Due to “Excessive Heat”

Only Polar Bear at Buenos Aires Zoo Dies Due to “Excessive Heat”

The Buenos Aires zoo's only polar bear died earlier this week due to the high temperatures that have been affecting the Argentine capital, the zoological park's animal welfare director, Miguel Rivolta, said. continue reading »

Brazilian Burger Chain Selling Edible Wrappers (VIDEO)

Brazilian Burger Chain Selling Edible Wrappers (VIDEO)

It's happened to most, you're eating a burger and without noticing you bite/rip off a piece of the burger's wrapper. Well it seems a Brazilian burger chain has a plan to have you worrying less about eating the paper. continue reading »

ARGENTINA: Woman Plans to Wed Man Convicted of Killing Her Twin Sister

ARGENTINA: Woman Plans to Wed Man Convicted of Killing Her Twin Sister

An Argentina woman's mother believes her daughter is mentally unstable for wanting to marry the man convicted of killing her twin sister. continue reading »

Check Out Pinky, the Chihuahua with Only 2 Legs (VIDEO)

Check Out Pinky, the Chihuahua with Only 2 Legs (VIDEO)

Named after the Happy Days character Pinky Tuscadero, Pinky the Chihuahua was born with just two hind legs. Though most dogs born with such deformities are euthanized, continue reading »

LATINO BLOTTER: Times Square ‘Mario’ Arrested For Groping Woman

LATINO BLOTTER: Times Square ‘Mario’ Arrested For Groping Woman

New York’s Time Square was the site of an alleged groping of a woman who said the assailant was Super Mario, or more specifically, a man in a Super Mario costume. continue reading »

LATINO BLOTTER: Man at Mall Fires Gun 50 Times Because He’s Stressed

LATINO BLOTTER: Man at Mall Fires Gun 50 Times Because He’s Stressed

A California man has been arrested for firing his gun dozens of times at a Newport Beach mall. Police say Marcos Gurrola, 42, fired his pistol 50 times in the parking on Saturday. continue reading »

Spanish Man Gives Out Lotto Tickets in Unemployment Line

Spanish Man Gives Out Lotto Tickets in Unemployment Line

A man in Spain gave those in various town’s unemployment lines a very special gift recently. Spending nearly $2,000, 60-year-old Bartolome Florido handed out 333 lottery tickets after seeing the continue reading »

LATINO BLOTTER: New Mexico Man Stabbed Because Child Was Too Loud

LATINO BLOTTER: New Mexico Man Stabbed Because Child Was Too Loud

A New Mexico man was nearly killed after being stabbed because another man thought his young niece was being too loud. The victim, who was not named, was in his sister’s Albuquerque apartment wit continue reading »