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Mexican Army Seize Luxury Narco Ranch 100 Miles From the Border (VIDEO)

Mexican Army Seize Luxury Narco Ranch 100 Miles From the Border (VIDEO)

Last year, the Zetas begun extorting locals in Vallecillo, causing them to flee, leaving behind their properties that the criminals used for training quarters while upgrading its luxury standards. continue reading »

Utah Man Claims he’s Undocumented in Order to Avoid Jail Time

Utah Man Claims he’s Undocumented in Order to Avoid Jail Time

A Utah man was the subject of a police search after he falsely claimed he was in the country illegally in an attempt to avoid jail time by being deported. continue reading »

New Milwaukee Brewers Baseball Academy in Dominican Republic Open for Business

New Milwaukee Brewers Baseball Academy in Dominican Republic Open for Business

Milwaukee Brewers Baseball Club officials, including general manager Doug Melvin, were in Ramon Santana, a municipality northeast of San Pedro de Macoris continue reading »

WATCH Shakira Releases a Clip From her Upcoming Live Album (VIDEO)

WATCH Shakira Releases a Clip From her Upcoming Live Album (VIDEO)

Shakira leaked the video for “Antes de las Seis” ahead of the release of her new live album “Shakira, Live from Paris,” in stores December 6. continue reading »

Louisiana Man Pleads Guilty to Threatening Hispanics with “Shoot Some Mexicans” Rhetoric

Louisiana Man Pleads Guilty to Threatening Hispanics with “Shoot Some Mexicans” Rhetoric

Mark Gautreau, 50, pleaded guilty yesterday in federal court in New Orleans for shooting two men in St. Charles Parish, La., on Aug. 20, 2006, announced the Department of Justice. continue reading »

Chile and Argentina Stand Out in Region For Having Highest Standards of Living

Chile and Argentina Stand Out in Region For Having Highest Standards of Living

Norway, Australia and the Netherlands lead the world in the 2011 Human Development Index (HDI), while the Democratic Republic of the Congo, continue reading »

Problems of Lawsuits Against Latino-Owned Small Businesses Highlighted

Problems of Lawsuits Against Latino-Owned Small Businesses Highlighted

A first-of-its-kind national media campaign designed to raise awareness of how lawsuit abuse affects Latino-owned businesses was unveiled today by the U.S. Chamber Institute for Legal Reform (ILR). continue reading »

Attorney General Sues Prepaid Calling Companies Targeting Latino Community

Attorney General Sues Prepaid Calling Companies Targeting Latino Community

Attorney General Lisa Madigan today filed two lawsuits against Chicago- and California-based companies for marketing prepaid calling cards to consumers continue reading »

Immigration Reform Pledge Created for Political Candidates from Both Parties to Sign

Immigration Reform Pledge Created for Political Candidates from Both Parties to Sign

A Immigration Reform Pledge has been written by Rev. Samuel Rodriguez, President of The National Hispanic Christian Leadership Conference, and Robert Gittleson, Co-Founder of Conservatives for Comprehensive Immigration Reform. continue reading »

Ecuador Secures Loans to Improve Access to Electricity in Rural Areas

Ecuador Secures Loans to Improve Access to Electricity in Rural Areas

The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) has approved a $40 million loan with which Ecuador will increase and improve access to electricity in rural and marginal urban communities. continue reading »

Calls Grow for White House Director Cecilia Muñoz to Resign for her Immigration Stance

Calls Grow for White House Director Cecilia Muñoz to Resign for her Immigration Stance

A Latino radio host and blogger is calling for Cecilia Muñoz to resign from the White House for her defense of the administration’s deportation policies continue reading »

New Charter School Brings Color to the City’s Usual Gray

Across Chicago, charter schools are being developed and revamped, the latest being the Instituto Health Sciences Academy High School along the border of the city's Pilsen and Little Village neighborhoods. continue reading »

Human Trafficking on Rise in Bolivia, 37 Children Disappear in Just 3 Months

Human Trafficking on Rise in Bolivia, 37 Children Disappear in Just 3 Months

In just three months, 75 children have been reported missing in Sucre, and only 38 of them have been found, this leads us to think that the others are likely to be victims of human trafficking. continue reading »

Anonymous Says It Has 25,000 Narco Emails that Will Unveil Zeta Collaborators (VIDEO)

Anonymous Says It Has 25,000 Narco Emails that Will Unveil Zeta Collaborators (VIDEO)

Barret Brown said the hacktivist group has examined 25,000 stolen Mexican Government documents to compile a list of at least 75 zeta collaborators. continue reading »

Mexico’s Drug War has Many Looking to Wizards, Witches and Warlocks for Protection

For many in Mexico, protection from the drug cartels can no longer be expected from local law enforcement or federal soldiers, so they have looked to other avenues for protection, sorcery. continue reading »