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Barcelona Elevates Fútbol to an Art, Beats Osasuna 8-0 (VIDEO)

Barcelona Elevates Fútbol to an Art, Beats Osasuna 8-0 (VIDEO)

Watch Pep Guardiola’s fútbol machine produce spectacular goals left and right, including Messi’s first hat trick of the season. continue reading »

STUDY:  Notable Wage Gap for Latina Women Persists

STUDY:  Notable Wage Gap for Latina Women Persists

The closing of the wage gap between men and women workers has remained essentially unchanged in the last two years—from in 77.0 2009 to 77.4 in 2010. continue reading »

Tea Party Confonts Gov. Rick Perry, Urging Him to Hold Special Session on Immigration

Tea Party Confonts Gov. Rick Perry, Urging Him to Hold Special Session on Immigration

Tea Party members and supporters in Texas are now pushing presidential candidate Gov. Rick Perry to call a special session to take on immigration legislation, wanting to see measures taken to halt undocumented immigration. continue reading »

Brazilian Fútbol Legends Launch Social Network To Find Talent

Brazilian Fútbol Legends Launch Social Network To Find Talent

Brazil soccer Legends Ronaldo and Zico have launched Pnera, a social network dedicated to finding the soccer stars of the future. continue reading »

PBS Documentary Tackles Anti-Immigrant Violence in U.S.

PBS Documentary Tackles Anti-Immigrant Violence in U.S.

The National Hispanic Media Coalition, NHMC, is promoting the documentary Not In Our Town: Light in the Darkness because it addresses the growing problem of anti-immigrant violence in communities nationwide. continue reading »

Atlanta Falcons Tony Gonzalez Now 5th NFL Receiver of All Time (VIDEO)

Atlanta Falcons Tony Gonzalez Now 5th NFL Receiver of All Time (VIDEO)

Tony Gonzalez’s performance in the Falcons 35-31 victory over the Eagles on Sunday, brought his tally to 1,081 completed career receptions. The Atlanta Falcons tight end continue reading »

Spaniard Jordi Constans Named CEO of Louis Vuitton Parent Company

Spaniard Jordi Constans Named CEO of Louis Vuitton Parent Company

Spaniard Jordi Constans has been named CEO of Louis Vuitton’s parent company LVMH (Moët Hennessy-Louis Vuitton), France’s upscale fashion brand. continue reading »

Coca Cultivation in Bolivia Remains Stable, Contributes $310 Million to Economy

Coca Cultivation in Bolivia Remains Stable, Contributes $310 Million to Economy

The cultivation of coca bushes in Bolivia has remained stable over the past year with 31,000 hectares planted with the shrub, the raw material for the manufacture of cocaine, according to a new survey by the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC). continue reading »

Sofía Vergara and her Colombian Jewels Dazzle at the Emmys (VIDEO)

Sofía Vergara and her Colombian Jewels Dazzle at the Emmys (VIDEO)

‘Modern Family’ star Sofía Vergara didn’t win an Emmy herself, but the show took 5 Emmys, including ‘Best Comedy Series’. continue reading »

Mexico’s Caravan of Peace Faces Threats and Security Issues as It Approaches Mexico City

Mexico’s Caravan of Peace Faces Threats and Security Issues as It Approaches Mexico City

The Movement for Peace with Justice and Dignity (MPJD), led by the poet Javier Sicilia, has asked the authorities to ensure the safety of activists that give life to the Caravan of Peace, which has traveled to South Mexico and today will reach the capital. continue reading »

Warning About Copycat Immigration-Help Sites

Warning About Copycat Immigration-Help Sites

When you go online to download and fill out immigration forms, ensure that you know the difference between official government websites and websites run by private businesses. continue reading »

Latino Family Tragedy:  6-Yr-Old Find Bodies of Parents & Her Baby Sitter in Apparent Murder-Suicide

Latino Family Tragedy:  6-Yr-Old Find Bodies of Parents & Her Baby Sitter in Apparent Murder-Suicide

The city of Oakdale, Minnesota is reeling from its first murder since 2007 and that the discovery of the bodies was none other then a 6-year-old. Killed in an apparent murder-suicide was mother of three Cintia Guadalupe Ornelas Bustos, age 28, Jaime Anival Almaras Velasquez, 32, and live-in baby sitter Angela Uscanga Gonzalez, age 43. It is believed the male who had ‘previous problems with alcohol’ and was ‘a little violent’ killed the two women before shooting himself. continue reading »

Will He or Won’t He:  Charlie Sheen Due to be Presenter at Tonights Emmys 2011

Will He or Won’t He:  Charlie Sheen Due to be Presenter at Tonights Emmys 2011

There are a lot of nervous people out in Los Angeles with the reported plan to have Charlie Sheen serve as a presenter on tonight’s Emmy's 2011 Award telecast. continue reading »

New Republican Bill, Co-Authored by Rep Bill Flores, to Speed Up Deportations of Illegal Immigrants

New Republican Bill, Co-Authored by Rep Bill Flores, to Speed Up Deportations of Illegal Immigrants

This week twenty-one House Republicans introduced house bill H.R. 2952 which aims to speed up the time in which a detained illegal alien is deported out of the country. continue reading »

Victor Ortiz Tries to Head Butt to Victory but Losses to Mayweather’s Strength (VIDEO)

Victor Ortiz Tries to Head Butt to Victory but Losses to Mayweather’s Strength (VIDEO)

Floyd Mayweather Jr. may not ever be the crowds favorite but he is respected for his decisive wins. Yesterday evening at the MGM Grand it was no different in his fight against Victor Ortiz. continue reading »