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‘You Lied’ Says Cuba to Former Governor Bill Richardson

‘You Lied’ Says Cuba to Former Governor Bill Richardson

To hear former New Mexican Governor Bill Richardson tell it, he was invited to Cuba by the Raul Castro government to discuss the Alan Gross matter. continue reading »

HS-News Celebrates  Hispanic Heritage Month

HS-News Celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month

Take a look at this year's Hispanic Heritage Month poster, and learn some important facts about Latinos and their month. continue reading »

¡Felicidades! Guatemala on Your 190th Year of Independence

¡Felicidades! Guatemala on Your 190th Year of Independence

Today, all of Guatemala is celebrating and rejoicing its 190-year old independence from Spain. The Spanish arrived in the 1500's and stayed for nearly 300 years as it colonized the region, enslaved native populations and decimated the island with smallpox. continue reading »

¡Felicidades! El Salvador on Your 190th Year of Independence

¡Felicidades! El Salvador on Your 190th Year of Independence

Today, all of El Salvador is celebrating and rejoicing its 190-year old independence from Spain. The Spanish arrived in the 1500's and stayed for nearly 300 years as it colonized the region, enslaved native populations and decimated the island with smallpox. continue reading »

¡Felicidades! Costa Rica on Your 190th Year of Independence

¡Felicidades! Costa Rica on Your 190th Year of Independence

Today, all of Costa Rica is celebrating and rejoicing its 190-year old independence from Spain. The Spanish arrived in the 1500's and stayed for nearly 300 years as it colonized the region, enslaved native populations and decimated the island with smallpox. continue reading »

¡Felicidades! Honduras on Your 190th Year of Independence

¡Felicidades! Honduras on Your 190th Year of Independence

Today, all of Honduras is celebrating and rejoicing its 190-year old independence from Spain. The Spanish arrived in the 1500's and stayed for nearly 300 years as it colonized the region, enslaved native populations and decimated the island with smallpox continue reading »

¡Felicidades! Nicaragua on Your 190th Year of Independence!

¡Felicidades! Nicaragua on Your 190th Year of Independence!

    Today, all of Nicaragua is celebrating and rejoicing its 190-year old independence from Spain. The Spanish arrived in the 1500's and stayed for nearly 300 years as it colonized the region, enslaved native populations and decimated the island with smallpox.
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Buen Provecho Pilsen 2011

Buen Provecho Pilsen 2011

Come to Pilsen today, the heart of Chicago’s Mexican community for some eats and celebration of the Mexican Independence Day! continue reading »

Vote For Us For A Chance To Win Your Own HS-News Shirt! (SWEEPSTAKES)

Vote For Us For A Chance To Win Your Own HS-News Shirt! (SWEEPSTAKES)

For the rest of the week, we will be giving away Hispanically Speaking News Shirts to the first voters of the day. Find out more details inside. continue reading »

Largest Christian Hispanic Organization Partners with Puerto Rico’s Pentecostal Community

Largest Christian Hispanic Organization Partners with Puerto Rico’s Pentecostal Community

The National Hispanic Christian Leadership Conference (www.nhclc.org), also known as the Hispanic Evangelical Association, the nation's largest Christian Hispanic organization, has announced that Dr. William Hernandez and the Puerto Rico Pentecostal Association, FRAPE, has become an official partner of the NHCLC. continue reading »

Colombia To Bring Down Housing Shortage in Low-Income Sectors

Colombia To Bring Down Housing Shortage in Low-Income Sectors

The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) will contribute to reduce the housing shortage in the most backward sectors of Colombia through a credit guarantee of 9.5 billion Colombian pesos (some US$5.38 million) granted to Credifamilia Compañía de Financiamiento S.A., which specializes in mortgage loans for social housing. continue reading »

Panama Spends $250 Million on Coastal Radar System to Stem Drug Trafficking

Panama Spends $250 Million on Coastal Radar System to Stem Drug Trafficking

Panama’s Vice Minister of Public Safety has announced the country spent $250 million to stem drug trafficking in the country and to specifically avoid having the drugs enter Panama’s borders. continue reading »

Humboldt Park 14-Year-Old on Life Support After Brutal Beating on Tuesday Evening

Humboldt Park 14-Year-Old on Life Support After Brutal Beating on Tuesday Evening

Fourteen-year-old Brian DeLeon of the Logan Square/Humboldt Park area has been placed on life support after the brutal beating he received last night at around 9 p.m. at the 2900 block of West Bloomingdale Avenue. continue reading »

Early Morning Humboldt Park Fire Likely Result of Domestic Dispute

Early Morning Humboldt Park Fire Likely Result of Domestic Dispute

The early morning fire at 1111 N. Lawler Avenue is likely the result of a domestic dispute Chicago Police are saying. The fire at the three-story flat started at 1:00 a.m. today and torched most of the 2nd and 3rd floors. continue reading »

Jennifer Lopez Debuts her New ‘Papi’ Video in Partnership With FIAT (VIDEO)

Jennifer Lopez Debuts her New ‘Papi’ Video in Partnership With FIAT (VIDEO)

Jlo showed off a 30 sec. snippet of the video for her single ‘Papi,’ in a Fiat commercial aired during “Monday Night Football” continue reading »