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July 2013 Archives

LATINO BLOTTER: Drunk Driver Tries to Leave Accident Scene, Victim Takes Keys

LATINO BLOTTER: Drunk Driver Tries to Leave Accident Scene, Victim Takes Keys

Moments after causing an accident, a drunk driver attempted to drive off and leave the people he injured behind. At around 1:15 a.m. Friday morning, Hilberto Velasques-Ramirez, 31, was driving drunk and traveling continue reading »

Brooklyn Model Electrocuted After Peeing, Falling on Subway Rail

Brooklyn Model Electrocuted After Peeing, Falling on Subway Rail

A New York model is dead after he fell onto a subway rail and was electrocuted. Matthew Zeno, 30, and his friend, Aaron Quisenberry, 26, had just left the Gotham City Lounge in Bushwick continue reading »

LATINO BLOTTER: Texas Man Arrested for Having Sex with Horse  -  Again

LATINO BLOTTER: Texas Man Arrested for Having Sex with Horse -  Again

A Texas man was arrested for having sex with a horse for the second time say police. Authorities say Hidalgo County resident Cirilo Castillo was arr continue reading »

GEORGIA: 7 Cars, 6 DUI Citations After I-75 Pile-Up

GEORGIA: 7 Cars, 6 DUI Citations After I-75 Pile-Up

A pedestrian on Interstate 75 in Georgia was partially to blame for a 7-car pile-up near the Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport. Though the pedestrian should not ha continue reading »

BRAZIL: Soccer Ref Beheaded After Stabbing Player During Fight

BRAZIL: Soccer Ref Beheaded After Stabbing Player During Fight

"Out of control" is an understatement when describing the events that unfolded at a recent soccer match in Brazil. The bizarre and horrifying events took place at an amateur match in Pio XII, M continue reading »

TRAGEDY: Chicago Sisters Injured, One Loses Foot When Illegal Fireworks Show Goes Awry

TRAGEDY: Chicago Sisters Injured, One Loses Foot When Illegal Fireworks Show Goes Awry

Two Chicago-area sisters remain in the hospital after a July 4th celebration went frighteningly wrong. Kristina Perez, 32, and her sister-in-law Lorena Perez, 39, had to be taken to the hospital with serious injuries after an unofficial fireworks show in West Lawn Park went awry. continue reading »

LATINO BLOTTER: Boy Hailed as Hero, Father Facing Charges After Car Crash

LATINO BLOTTER: Boy Hailed as Hero, Father Facing Charges After Car Crash

An 8-year-old boy in Massachusetts is being hailed a hero after he managed to escape his father's overturned vehicle and get help. Joshua Garcia was riding in the car with his father, Eugenio "Tito" Garcia, continue reading »

Mexican Flight Attendant in Costa Rica Found to Have $160k Strapped to Body

Mexican Flight Attendant in Costa Rica Found to Have $160k Strapped to Body

A 28-year-old Mexican flight attendant was arrested in Costa Rica with $160,000 she was carrying attached to her body, the Security Ministry said. continue reading »

Ohio Kidnapper, Ariel Castro, Competent to Stand Trial

Ohio Kidnapper, Ariel Castro, Competent to Stand Trial

On June 7, an Ohio grand jury indicted Ariel Castro on 329 charges related to his alleged kidnapping, enslavement and sexual depravity toward three young women recently rescued from his home. continue reading »

Preservation of Ecuador’s Late Giant Tortoise, Lonesome George, Begins

Preservation of Ecuador’s Late Giant Tortoise, Lonesome George, Begins

Ecuador's Lonesome George, the last giant Galapagos tortoise who died last year, was defrosted last week to begin the preservation process. continue reading »

SPAIN: Man Grew Marijuana on Catholic Church Land

Investigators in Santa Cruz, Spain say they have arrested a 27-year-old man for allegedly using Catholic diocese land to grow marijuana. Referred to by only his initials, R.C.H. continue reading »

For Brain Damage Received at Bar, Man Awarded $58M

For Brain Damage Received at Bar, Man Awarded $58M

A California man severely injured at a bar was just awarded $58 million by a jury on Friday. Antonio Lopez Chaj, 43, is now unable to speak after he was brutally beaten at Barra Latina in Los Angeles continue reading »

Drag Queen Beauty Pageant Ends with Fight (VIDEO)

Drag Queen Beauty Pageant Ends with Fight (VIDEO)

A full out brawl erupted at the 2013 Miss Gay San Juan drag queen competition in Peru last week. After the wrong winner was reportedly announced, continue reading »

LATINO BLOTTER: Man Pleads Guilty to Stealing $90M in Prescription Drugs

LATINO BLOTTER: Man Pleads Guilty to Stealing $90M in Prescription Drugs

A Connecticut man pled guilty to stealing roughly $90 million worth of prescription drugs from a warehouse in Enfield. Amed Villa, a Cuban-born man living in Miami, pled guilty on Monday continue reading »

Taco Bell, Del Taco Angry With Pot Expo for Using Their Logos

Taco Bell, Del Taco Angry With Pot Expo for Using Their Logos

Officials for two major fast food taco brands are angry with the Anaheim Kush Expo for using their logos without permission. According to reps for Del Taco and Taco Bell, continue reading »