Latino State News

GIANT SINK HOLE Opens Under Guatemalan Abuelita’s Bed!

GIANT SINK HOLE Opens Under Guatemalan Abuelita’s Bed!

65 year old Inocenta Hernández had the scare of a lifetime on Monday, when a 3ft wide, 40ft deep hole appeared under her bed! continue reading »

LATINO BLOTTER: Florida Man Arrested for Attempting to Illegally Sell a Monkey

LATINO BLOTTER: Florida Man Arrested for Attempting to Illegally Sell a Monkey

A man was arrested after attempting to illegally sell a small monkey via an online classified ad without proper documentation. Jesus Hernandez, 26, of Ft. Lauderdale was arrested by Florida’s Fish and Wildfire Conservation (FWC) continue reading »

Jennifer Lopez Singing Away Her Woes with $1 Million Private Performance – WATCH IT (Video)

Jennifer Lopez Singing Away Her Woes with $1 Million Private Performance – WATCH IT (Video)

As Jennifer Lopez tries to recoup from her martial woes she agreed to give a private performance in the Ukraine for $1 million dollars. continue reading »

Faces of the DREAM Act UPDATE: Judge Grants NC Student Reprieve, Putting Deportation on Hold

Faces of the DREAM Act UPDATE: Judge Grants NC Student Reprieve, Putting Deportation on Hold

A North Carolina judge has granted Erick Velazquillo, 22, a 45-day reprieve to allow for a request for “prosecutorial discretion” to be considered by Immigration and Customs officials. continue reading »

Venezuela Now Has World’s Largest Oil Reserves Surpassing Saudi Arabia

Venezuela Now Has World’s Largest Oil Reserves Surpassing Saudi Arabia

According to the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Counties (OPEC) Venezuela for the first time has surpassed Saudi Arabia as the richest oil nation in terms of reserves. continue reading »

STUDY: Ad Agencies Are Not Diverse & ‘100% Dominated by White Men’ Super Bowl Ads Used as Example

STUDY: Ad Agencies Are Not Diverse & ‘100% Dominated by White Men’ Super Bowl Ads Used as Example

The Institute for Diversity and Ethics in Sport (TIDES) at the University of Central Florida (UCF) has conducted a new study on the racial and gender make‐up of creative directors responsible for the advertising spots aired during the 2010 Super Bowl at the request of the Madison Avenue Project, a partnership between the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) and Mehri & Skalet, PLLC. continue reading »

DUI Strike Force Patrol in the Chicago Lawn 8th District This Weekend

The Chicago Police Department will conduct a DUI Strike Force Patrol in the Chicago Lawn (008th) District. The DUI Strike Force Patrol will commence at 8:00 p.m. on Friday, July 22, 2011 and end at 4:00 a.m. on Saturday, July 23, 2011. continue reading »

Govt Launches Human Trafficking Awareness Campaign to Compliment Mexico’s Campaign

Govt Launches Human Trafficking Awareness Campaign to Compliment Mexico’s Campaign

U.S. Customs and Border Protection today launched two public service announcements as part of the “Don’t Be Fooled” campaign—a public awareness campaign designed to educate citizens and encourage public vigilance to combat human trafficking within local communities, and invite others to join the fight against this form of modern-day slavery. continue reading »

U.S. Targets La Familia Cartel: 1,985 Arrested, $62 Million & 12 Tons of Illegal Drugs Seized

U.S. Targets La Familia Cartel: 1,985 Arrested, $62 Million & 12 Tons of Illegal Drugs Seized

Approximately 1,985 individuals have been arrested on narcotics-related charges as part of a 20-month multi-agency law enforcement investigation known as Project Delirium, which targeted the La Familia Michoacana drug cartel, the Department of Justice announced today. continue reading »

15 & 16-Year-Old Arrested During Cartel Initiation- HS News Blog del Narco

15 & 16-Year-Old Arrested During Cartel Initiation- HS News Blog del Narco

The initiation into the armed wing of the Juarez Cartel known as The Line has very strict tests that must be passed for one to be accepted. Yesterday two young men, who wanted to enter the criminal group, were on their last mission. continue reading »

Eva Mendes to Make Directorial Debut at LA Shorts Festival

Eva Mendes to Make Directorial Debut at LA Shorts Festival

Tomorrow is opening night for the largest short film festival in the world, LA Shorts Fest and Eva Mendes will be making her directorial debut with her comedy California Romanza. continue reading »

RSLC Announces Launch of Project to Recruit Hispanic Looking to Become Politicians

RSLC Announces Launch of Project to Recruit Hispanic Looking to Become Politicians

Monday, the Republican State Leadership Committee (RSLC) announced, the launch of its Future Majority Project (FMP), which works to recruit and support qualified Hispanic and female candidates for legislative seats continue reading »

Selena Gómez to Compete in Perfume Business With Bieber!

Selena Gómez to Compete in Perfume Business With Bieber!

The 18 year-old singer/actress perfume line will hit shelves next year. continue reading »

Gov. Snyder: Immigrants Coming to and Staying in Michigan are a Key to Helping the State’s Economy

Gov. Snyder: Immigrants Coming to and Staying in Michigan are a Key to Helping the State’s Economy

Michigan Governor Rick Snyder says the state must do more to attract and keep immigrants in the Midwestern state. Monday, while speaking at an immigration continue reading »

José Canseco’s Latest: Loses Boxing Lawsuit, Must Pay $7,600

José Canseco’s Latest: Loses Boxing Lawsuit, Must Pay $7,600

Canseco didn’t show to a hearing in which Celebrity Boxer Founder Damon Feldman was suing him. continue reading »