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Cathy Cruz: Identified as Tumbling Texter, Might Sue Mall for Making her a Laughing Stock (VIDEO)

Cathy Cruz: Identified as Tumbling Texter, Might Sue Mall for Making her a Laughing Stock (VIDEO)

Cathy Cruz Marrero was a viral YouTube star even before she had a chance to dry herself off from her tumble into a Pennsylvania mall fountain. If you don’t know Cathy you know what she did last week when she fell into the Berkshire Mall fountain as she was texting and the embarrassing moment was captured on cell pone video that went viral. continue reading »

Chicago Police Seize Nearly 55 Pounds of Cannabis

Two Separate Investigations Recover Narcotics Valued Over $450,000. In two separate investigations, Chicago Police Narcotics Unit officers seized approximately 55 pounds of cannabis and other drugs estimated at more than $450,000 in value. continue reading »

Eduardo Caballero: First Hispanic Inducted into Advertising Hall of Fame

Eduardo Caballero: First Hispanic Inducted into Advertising Hall of Fame

Eight industry pioneers will be inducted into the prestigious Advertising Hall of Fame this year and for the first time there will be a Hispanic inductee, Eduardo Caballero. continue reading »

U.S. Immigration and Tyson Foods Partner to Ensure They Maintain Legal Workforce

Tyson Foods, Inc. is the newest member of U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement's(ICE) nationwide program designed to encourage businesses to collaborate with ICE and use hiring best practices to ensure they are maintaining a lawful workforce. continue reading »

Diversity in the Workplace Must Include Participation by Whites

Diversity in the Workplace Must Include Participation by Whites

As businesses are trying to create a more diverse work environment, a University of Michigan researcher says they often meet resistance from white employees, and that just can’t happen if they wish to create and inclusive continue reading »

Argentina Ahead of Chile in Wine Exports to the U.S.

Argentina Ahead of Chile in Wine Exports to the U.S.

Argentine wine exports to the United States surpassed those of neighboring Chile in 2010 by almost $12m. continue reading »

Italy’s Prime Minister Berlusconi Doesn’t Discriminate:  Lady Loves Include Latinas

Italy’s Prime Minister Berlusconi Doesn’t Discriminate:  Lady Loves Include Latinas

Two Dominicans are on the list of women being investigated by Italian judges following claims that the 74-year old billionaire and Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi had paid for under-age prostitutes. continue reading »

NEW Adiddas Commercial Honoring the Best Soccer Player in The World (VIDEO)

NEW Adiddas Commercial Honoring the Best Soccer Player in The World (VIDEO)

To celebrate Lionel Messi's second straight Ballon d'Or, adidas put together a Spanish-language ad showing just how many millions of people he beat out to be the best. It also takes a funny jab at Ronaldo. continue reading »

In Mexico: More than 1,200 Plant and Wildlife Species At Risk

In Mexico: More than 1,200 Plant and Wildlife Species At Risk

Environmentalists say that more than 1,200 species of indigenous wildlife and plants in Mexico are in danger. According to the Mexican Environmental Law Center (known as CEMDA), around 500 species are in danger of extinction, and another 700 are threatened. In 2001, the number of species on the verge of extinction was 372. continue reading »

Attorney General Issues Arrest Warrant for Singer Kalimba (GAME)

Attorney General Issues Arrest Warrant for Singer Kalimba (GAME)

Mexico's DF Attorney General has issued a warrant for the arrest of Mexican musician Kalimba, and the promoter Gerard Michel Manel Aguilar. continue reading »

Latinos Wanting a Voice in Compton

Latinos Wanting a Voice in Compton

In Southern California’s city of Compton, no Latino has ever held office in a city position despite the area now being around 60 percent Latino. Since 1969, eight Latinos have run for city council, but not a one has won a seat in the previously African-American-dominant neighborhood. continue reading »

STUDY:  Bilingual Toddlers Have Edge Over Other Toddlers Who Only Speak One Language

STUDY:  Bilingual Toddlers Have Edge Over Other Toddlers Who Only Speak One Language

Researchers from Canada’s Concordia and York universities have published their study in the Journal of Experimental Child Psychology showing that bilingual toddlers have a cognitive edge over their monolingual peers. continue reading »

“Chit Chat” Poised to Become Latina Version of “The View”

“Chit Chat” Poised to Become Latina Version of “The View”

If, during the last decade or so, people wanted a female perspective on current events, they’d tune in to shows like "The View" and see a young mother, black women, middle-aged women, and various guest stars discuss them, but one perspective always seemed to be missing, Latinos’. continue reading »

BREAKING NEWS:  Two Miami-Dade Police Officers Killed When Serving Warrant

BREAKING NEWS:  Two Miami-Dade Police Officers Killed When Serving Warrant

Officer Roger Castillo and an unidentified female officer from Miami-Dade were shot to death in a gunfight with suspects they were trying to serve warrants on. Officer Castillo, a father of three died at the scene, the female officer died at the hospital. continue reading »

Want a Roaring Good Taco - Try African Lion Tacos but Hold the Salsa

Want a Roaring Good Taco - Try African Lion Tacos but Hold the Salsa

If you are wondering what more can happen in Arizona to put it in the news here it is: African lion tacos for $8.75. Boca Tacos y Tequila in Tucson is accepting orders for African lion tacos for anyone looking for something except continue reading »