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Alabama Makes First Charge Since Passing Harsh Immigration Law, Turns Out He’s a Legal Resident

Alabama Makes First Charge Since Passing Harsh Immigration Law, Turns Out He’s a Legal Resident

The first arrest under Alabama’s new harsh anti-illegal immigration law has been made, but many are saying Alabama officials have egg on their face after it was discovered that the man arrested is a legal resident of the United States. continue reading »

Study: Elderly Are Happier in Brazil and South Africa

Study: Elderly Are Happier in Brazil and South Africa

Contrary to belief, older people in South Africa and Brazil become happier as they age. New research suggests that, with the right policies in place, a developing country can significantly improve the wellbeing of its older citizens. continue reading »

The Now Poorer 85-Year-Old Duchess of Alba Ties the Knot to Handsome & Much Younger Commoner (VIDEO)

The Now Poorer 85-Year-Old Duchess of Alba Ties the Knot to Handsome & Much Younger Commoner (VIDEO)

The octogenarian Duchess of Alba finally was able to marry state employee Alfonso Diez at the Las Dueñas Palace in Seville at a high cost to her in terms of money, titles and real estate holdings. Her marriage was blocked by her children and allegedly required her to give up her enormous wealth in order to marry what the family perceived as a gold digger. continue reading »

Silvio Horta to Write Comedy Series Based on “Texts From Last Night”

Silvio Horta to Write Comedy Series Based on “Texts From Last Night”

Silvio Horta is in talks to develop a half hour television show, based on quips from the popular internet blog “Texts From Last Night” for Fox. continue reading »

Victoria Justice and Carlos Pena of Big Time Rush Reflect on Their Hispanic Heritage (VIDEOS)

Victoria Justice and Carlos Pena of Big Time Rush Reflect on Their Hispanic Heritage (VIDEOS)

Nickelodeon stars Victoria Justice of Victorious and Carlos Peña (singer and star of Big Time Rush) share their personal stories with family during Hispanic Heritage Month. continue reading »

Taco Bell Launches Dorito-Shell Tacos, What’s NEXT? (VIDEO)

Taco Bell Launches Dorito-Shell Tacos, What’s NEXT? (VIDEO)

The new “Doritos Locos” taco is pretty much a Taco supreme, inside a shell that is a giant Dorito, which made us wonder, what else could shells be made out of? continue reading »

“Volun-tourism” Gives Surfers the Opportunity to Do Good Along Central America’s Coasts

“Volun-tourism” Gives Surfers the Opportunity to Do Good Along Central America’s Coasts

For those looking for a new kind of vacation, one in which you put your time to good use while still having fun, Surf for Life may be for you. Surf For Life is a non-profit organization designed to connect surf continue reading »

It was a Rumor: Shakira Tweets Love to Barça, her Piqué

It was a Rumor: Shakira Tweets Love to Barça, her Piqué

As it turns out, TV Notas’ is reporting that Shakira and Gerard Piqué had broken up, was just a rumor. continue reading »

JoAnna Garcia to Star in New Comedy, ABC Wins Alleged Bidding War

JoAnna Garcia to Star in New Comedy, ABC Wins Alleged Bidding War

Actress JoAnna Garcia Swisher is returning to the ABC network in a new comedy series about a woman who moves in with her husband’s family. The multi-camera show was apparently continue reading »

Government Sues Hampton Inn for Firing White Workers, Preferring Hispanic Labor

Government Sues Hampton Inn for Firing White Workers, Preferring Hispanic Labor

A lawsuit filed by the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) alleges a Hampton Inn franchise in Colorado discriminated against white workers by firing them preferring Hispanic workers they deemed worked harder. continue reading »

Cinthia Fernandez Bares All on TV for Argentina’s Own ‘Dancing With The Star’ (NSFW VIDEO)

Cinthia Fernandez Bares All on TV for Argentina’s Own ‘Dancing With The Star’ (NSFW VIDEO)

Cinthia Fernández, a contestant in “Bailando Por un Sueño” performed a dance routine that ended in total nudity on Live TV. continue reading »

Latino Business Summit Hosted Today by Key Senators to Increase Access to Capital

Latino Business Summit Hosted Today by Key Senators to Increase Access to Capital

Today, Senator Robert Menendez (D-NJ), Chair of the Democratic Hispanic Task Force, Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) and U.S. Senator Mark Begich (D-AK), Chair of the Senate Democratic Steering continue reading »

“Loca People” Barcelona #1 in U.K Dance Charts (VIDEO)

“Loca People” Barcelona #1 in U.K Dance Charts (VIDEO)

Check out the video for “Loca People,” by Barcelona’s Sak Noel, number one in British Dance charts! (EXPLICIT) continue reading »

Progress Report on Secretary Napolitano’s Meeting with Honduran President

Progress Report on Secretary Napolitano’s Meeting with Honduran President

Secretary of Homeland Security Janet Napolitano today met with Honduran President Porfirio Lobo Sosa to discuss aviation and maritime security, and information sharing between the United States and Honduras. continue reading »

Mexico City Passes Building Safety Laws, 26 Years After Massive Earthquake

Mexico City Passes Building Safety Laws, 26 Years After Massive Earthquake

Between observance of the 26th anniversary of the September 1985 earthquake in Mexico City and Mexico’s hosting of the global celebration yesterday of the 2011 World Habitat Day under the theme Cities and Climate Change, continue reading »