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January 2013 Archives

LATINO BLOTTER: Man Charged with Killing Ex-Wife, Beating Her Boyfriend

LATINO BLOTTER: Man Charged with Killing Ex-Wife, Beating Her Boyfriend

On Wednesday, a Chicago man was charged with killing his ex-wife and beating her boyfriend in northwest Indiana. Margarito Valdivia, 44, has been charged with the murder for killi continue reading »

10-Ton Holiday Cake Gives Thousands in Mexico a Special Treat

10-Ton Holiday Cake Gives Thousands in Mexico a Special Treat

Thousands of Mexicans got a taste on Thursday of a "roscon de Reyes" ring-cake weighing more than 9,000 kilograms (19,823 pounds) that was distributed free in this capital's giant Zocalo square. continue reading »

Woman Accidentally Kills Brother, They Had Been Posing for Photos With Guns

Woman Accidentally Kills Brother, They Had Been Posing for Photos With Guns

An Arizona man is dead after being accidentally shot in the head by his sister as they posed for photos together, pointing guns at themselves and each other. continue reading »

LATINO BLOTTER: Cinnabon Worker Fakes Robbery to Pocket Cash

LATINO BLOTTER: Cinnabon Worker Fakes Robbery to Pocket Cash

Police in Washington state were investigating what they thought was a robbery of a Cinnabon employee, but they quickly realized it was actually a robbery of a Cinnabon by an employee. continue reading »

Another Brazilian Woman Auctioning Off Virginity

Another Brazilian Woman Auctioning Off Virginity

It seems another young woman is looking to auction off her virginity, and this one is Brazilian as well. Looking to assist in paying her ailing mother's medical bills after suffering a stroke recently, continue reading »

Flight From Brazil Diverted After Young Woman Dies on Plane

Flight From Brazil Diverted After Young Woman Dies on Plane

According to police a young woman onboard a flight from Brazil to Texas died mid-flight. The American Airlines flight had departed Sao Paolo, Brazil just after 1a.m. on continue reading »

LATINO BLOTTER: Jodi Arias May Get Death Penalty for Stabbing Ex to Death in Shower

LATINO BLOTTER: Jodi Arias May Get Death Penalty for Stabbing Ex to Death in Shower

An Arizona woman is accused of being so obsessive about her ex-boyfriend that investigators believe she stabbed and shot him, leaving him to die in his bathroom. continue reading »

LATINO BLOTTER:  Man Arrested for Killing and Burying Victim in Poured Concrete

LATINO BLOTTER:  Man Arrested for Killing and Burying Victim in Poured Concrete

Juan Alberto Galviz, 35, has been arrested in the murder and entombment of an unidentified male victim in the Los Angeles area. continue reading »

Peruvians Settle Old Scores with Punching Ritual (VIDEO)

Peruvians Settle Old Scores with Punching Ritual (VIDEO)

An annual festival in Peru brought together hundreds of competitors to take part in a traditional fighting ritual aimed at resolving disputes before the year's end. NBCNews.com's Dara Brown reports. continue reading »

Baby Names Predictions for 2013 - 5 Trends That Will Shock You

Baby Names Predictions for 2013 - 5 Trends That Will Shock You

One might think that we have seen it all – last year brought a lot of outrageous baby names. It would appear this is only the tip of the iceberg though, as 2013 is shaping up to be the year that pushes the boundaries of what was previously considered "norm continue reading »