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Experts to Search Ground Zero Rubble for Human Remains

Experts to Search Ground Zero Rubble for Human Remains

New York City begins sifting this Monday through tons of rubble from buildings on the site of the Sept. 11, 2001 terrorist attacks in search of human remains that will allow more victims to be identified. continue reading »

Nick Cave’s “Heard” has Horses Dancing to Latin Beats in Grand Central (VIDEO)

Nick Cave’s “Heard” has Horses Dancing to Latin Beats in Grand Central (VIDEO)

From now through the end of the month, a wondrous new performance piece from performance artist Nick Cave can be seen in Grand Central Terminal's Vanderbilt Hall in New York City. continue reading »

Dominican Bodega Owner Pedro Quezada Wins $338.3M Jackpot

Dominican Bodega Owner Pedro Quezada Wins $338.3M Jackpot

The man believed to be the winner of the fourth largest jackpot in Powerball history is New Jersey bodega owner Pedro Quezada. The 44-year-old Dominican-born father of five says continue reading »

Homeless Man Arrested as Suspect in Murder of Sarai Sierra in Turkey

Homeless Man Arrested as Suspect in Murder of Sarai Sierra in Turkey

A homeless man suspected of killing a New York woman on vacation was arrested after reportedly fleeing from Turkey to Syria. On February 2nd, the body of missing NYC mother Sarai Sierra was found in Istanbul after her family reported her missing when she was not on her return flight. continue reading »

LATINO BLOTTER: Homeland Security Looking for Child Predator in New Jersey

LATINO BLOTTER: Homeland Security Looking for Child Predator in New Jersey

U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement's (ICE) Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) urgently needs the public's help to locate a suspected child predator. continue reading »

New York City’s Population Reaches Record 8.3 Million

New York City’s Population Reaches Record 8.3 Million

The population of New York City last year reached a record 8.3 million after, for the first time in more than six decades, the number of people moving into the Big Apple exceeded the number who left. continue reading »

LatPro Job Fair for Bilingual Job Seekers Comes to NYC

LatPro Job Fair for Bilingual Job Seekers Comes to NYC

The 2013 National Diversity Job Fair Series, sponsored by LatPro and the National Society for Hispanic Professionals, will visit the Metropolitan Pavilion on April 10 as the third stop on the nationwide career fair tour. continue reading »

100 Year History of Flamenco in New York to be Celebrated

100 Year History of Flamenco in New York to be Celebrated

New York celebrates flamenco's magical enchantment starting Tuesday with an expo of some of the marks it has made on the intense cultural life of the Big Apple over the past 100 years. continue reading »

NEW YORK: Man Dies After Rear-Ending City Bus

NEW YORK: Man Dies After Rear-Ending City Bus

A New York man is dead after his vehicle slammed into the back of a NYC bus in the early morning hours on Monday At around 4:30 a.m., 23-year-old Luis Angel Duran was coming up behind an MTA bus at the corner of Jamaica a continue reading »

Bronx Mugger Steals iPhone, Doesn’t Realize he Posted His Photo to Victim’s Facebook

Bronx Mugger Steals iPhone, Doesn’t Realize he Posted His Photo to Victim’s Facebook

Earlier this month a New York woman and her uncle were walking home from a nightclub when her iPhone was stolen. On March 2, as Viviana Estrada and her uncle were walking home at about 3 a.m., they were approac continue reading »

Murderer of Orginal ‘50 Cent’ Kills Pregnant Woman, Husband in Crash

Murderer of Orginal ‘50 Cent’ Kills Pregnant Woman, Husband in Crash

The man jailed for killing the original "50 Cent" is believed to be the same man who killed a pregnant woman and her husband in New York over the weekend. continue reading »

Lamar Odom vs. Liza Morales: NBA Star’s Custody Battle Continues

Lamar Odom vs. Liza Morales: NBA Star’s Custody Battle Continues

Lamar Odom, basketball player and husband of reality star Khloe Kardashian, was back in court this week for his custody case with ex-girlfriend Liza Morales. continue reading »

Dominican Boy Being Cured of Disfigurement Thanks to Modern Medicine

Dominican Boy Being Cured of Disfigurement Thanks to Modern Medicine

Dominican toddler Joel de la Rosa is surrounded by people wanting to improved his quality of life, including Dr. Alejandro Berenstein, who on Tuesday performed a modern procedure on the boy to correct a malformation of his face. continue reading »

Record High for Wall Street

Supported by the massive monetary stimulus of the Federal Reserve and a gradual recovery in the world's largest economy, the New York Stock Exchange's benchmark in continue reading »

Adolfo Carrion Hopes to Become First Latino Mayor of New York City

Adolfo Carrion Hopes to Become First Latino Mayor of New York City

Former Bronx borough president and veteran Democrat Adolfo Carrion will run for mayor of New York as an independent candidate. In an interview with Efe, he said he is aware of the political ris continue reading »