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Shakiro Dazzles in Argentina (VIDEO)

Shakiro Dazzles in Argentina (VIDEO)

Shakiro was recently in Susana Giménez's show, where he sung three of Shakira's hits, becoming the new sensation in Argentina. continue reading »

Kalimba Accused of Raping Ex Girlfriend and her 5 Year-old Girl

Kalimba Accused of Raping Ex Girlfriend and her 5 Year-old Girl

The Musician denies the accusations brought forth by Kimberly de la Campa, his former fiancée. continue reading »

¡Ay Papi! Mother of Arnold’s Love Child Revealed: Former Housekeeper Mildred Patricia Baena, 50

¡Ay Papi! Mother of Arnold’s Love Child Revealed: Former Housekeeper Mildred Patricia Baena, 50

Latina Mildred Patricia Baena (Patty), 50, has been identified by TMZ.com and Radaronline.com as the former maid and mother of Arnold Schwarzenegger’s love child. continue reading »

Former Senator Majority Leader of Puerto Rico Sentenced to 5 Yrs in Prison for Extortion

Former Senator Majority Leader of Puerto Rico Sentenced to 5 Yrs in Prison for Extortion

Jorge De Castro Font, 47, a former senate majority leader in the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, was sentenced today to 60 months in prison after pleading guilty to 20 counts of honest services wire fraud and one count of conspiracy to commit extortion, continue reading »

Brighton Park’s, Wilson Barajas, Goes Missing from Area

Brighton Park’s, Wilson Barajas, Goes Missing from Area

The Chicago Police and the family of Wilson Barajas are asking for your help to locate the missing 30-year old man. Wilson Barajas, a resident of Brighton Park, went for a walk to nearby McKinley Park on Saturday and has not been since ever since. Though the young man had his cell phone with him no activity has been detected on the phone. continue reading »

Velázquez, Serrano Urge Governor Cuomo to Withdraw from Secure Communities

Velázquez, Serrano Urge Governor Cuomo to Withdraw from Secure Communities

On Friday, Congressman José E. Serrano (D-NY) and Congresswoman Nydia M. Velázquez (D-NY) wrote New York State Governor Andrew Cuomo, urging that the state withdraw from the federal 'Secure Communities' program. continue reading »

A Firms Preferential Hiring of Foreigners Over Americans Targeted by Justice Dept.

A Firms Preferential Hiring of Foreigners Over Americans Targeted by Justice Dept.

The Justice Department announced that it has reached a settlement agreement with Iflowsoft LLC, a computer programming services provider in Iselin, N.J., to settle allegations that Iflowsoft engaged continue reading »

48,000 Haitians in U.S. Due to Earthquake Allowed to Stay in US Longer per Homeland Security

48,000 Haitians in U.S. Due to Earthquake Allowed to Stay in US Longer per Homeland Security

Secretary of Homeland Security Janet Napolitano today announced the extension of Temporary Protected Status (TPS) for Haiti beneficiaries. This extension will be effective July 23, 2011 and is for an additional 18 months. continue reading »

Madigan, Attorneys General Reach Agreement to Curb Tobacco Sales to Cricle K Store

Madigan, Attorneys General Reach Agreement to Curb Tobacco Sales to Cricle K Store

Attorney General Lisa Madigan joined 38 other states and the District of Columbia today to announce an agreement with Circle K Stores Inc. and Mac’s Convenience Stores LLC continue reading »

President of Costa Rica to be Honored for Her Conservation Efforts

President of Costa Rica to be Honored for Her Conservation Efforts

Laura Chinchilla, President of Costa Rica, will receive a prize for Excellence in National Stewardship of the Ocean, for expanded protection of the waters around Coco Island. continue reading »

EXTREME TRAFFICKING: 385 Pounds of Mexican Bologna Seized at Border, Setting a Record

EXTREME TRAFFICKING: 385 Pounds of Mexican Bologna Seized at Border, Setting a Record

U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers working at the Santa Teresa port of entry seized 35 rolls of Mexican bologna Friday. The contraband meat weighed a total of 385 pounds. continue reading »

Puerto Rico Residents Angry Over Pipeline Project Proposal

Puerto Rico Residents Angry Over Pipeline Project Proposal

Over the weekend, protesters demonstrated against a massive natural gas pipeline proposal in Puerto Rico worth around $450 million. The pipeline, dubbed “The Green Way” by the Governor Luis Fortuno is an attempt to solve the island’s soaring energy prices. continue reading »

Osama Bin Laden Fan Hacks and Defaces Ronaldinho’s Website

Osama Bin Laden Fan Hacks and Defaces Ronaldinho’s Website

An apparent Osama Bin Laden fan hacked and defaced Ronaldinho’s personal website, in one of the most ridiculous hack-attacks we’ve seen. The cyber-bandido started by comparing the futboler to Jar Jar Binks. continue reading »

First Conviction Under ‘Hate Crime Prevention Act’ is For Hate Crime Against Latinos

First Conviction Under ‘Hate Crime Prevention Act’ is For Hate Crime Against Latinos

The Department of Justice has convicted the first person under the new federal ‘Hate Crimes Prevention Act’ for attacks made on a group of Latinos in Arkansas. The federal law is named after Matthew Sheppard and James Byrd, Jr. and has been on the books since 2009. continue reading »

Diego Maradona to Coach Dubai Soccer Team

Diego Maradona to Coach Dubai Soccer Team

The former Argentina National Coach will lead the Dubai Al Wasl for the next 2 years. continue reading »