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Colombian Dog Interrupts Soccer Game, Gets Own Web-Game (VIDEO)

Colombian Dog Interrupts Soccer Game, Gets Own Web-Game (VIDEO)

Earlier this week, a soccer match in Bogotá, Colombia was brought to a halt by a local canine fan that we think was just too excited the home team was winning 4-0. continue reading »

Halloween Reminder from Hispanic Dental Association

Halloween Reminder from Hispanic Dental Association

For many families, Halloween is pure, sweet fun. This year, the Hispanic Dental Association and Oral Health America remind families to think of their teeth while enjoying Halloween treats. continue reading »

Dominican Capital of Santo Domingo to be Upgraded with $31.5 Investment

Border Patrol Thwarts Smuggling of Honduran 8 and 10-Year Old Boys into U.S.

Border Patrol Thwarts Smuggling of Honduran 8 and 10-Year Old Boys into U.S.

U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers at the Brownsville Port of Entry intercepted a man and a woman for alleged violations of immigration law. continue reading »

Mexico’s Alarming Maternal Death Rate Amongst Indigenous Women

Mexico’s Alarming Maternal Death Rate Amongst Indigenous Women

The celebrations for the International Day of Rural Women has just concluded, official with figures showing that in the Mexican states continue reading »

Mexican Chef Omar Covarrubias Wins National Latino Chef of the Year

Mexican Chef Omar Covarrubias Wins National Latino Chef of the Year

Chef Omar Covarrubias was awarded the National Award for the Latino Chef of the Year at the 3rd Flavors Of Passion Awards continue reading »

Sign Voto Latino’s Petition to Stop Alabama’s HB56

Sign Voto Latino’s Petition to Stop Alabama’s HB56

Here is your opportunity to make a difference - sign Voto Latino's petition to Stop Alabama's HB56. continue reading »

Guatemalan Police Arrest “Facebook” Killer

Guatemalan Police Arrest “Facebook” Killer

Guatemalan Eduardo Chen García created a Facebook profile that he used to contact two teenage girls that were found buried in a house outside of Ciudad de Guatemala. continue reading »

LATINO BLOTTER: Two Men Arrested on Felony Charges of Spaceship Theft

LATINO BLOTTER: Two Men Arrested on Felony Charges of Spaceship Theft

A convicted felon is once again facing felony charges in New Mexico after allegedly attempting to steal his neighbor’s spaceship. Arturo Evan Cadena, 22, was caught red-handed when he and a continue reading »

Hispanics are Not Costumes, We are People. So Put Away Your Sombrero and Fake ‘Stache

Hispanics are Not Costumes, We are People. So Put Away Your Sombrero and Fake ‘Stache

An Ohio University group called Students Teaching About Racism in Society (STARS) wants you to think about who you may be offending with your Halloween costume. continue reading »

Hispanics to Contribute 24% Growth for New Car Sales, Spending $18 Billion this Year

Hispanics to Contribute 24% Growth for New Car Sales, Spending $18 Billion this Year

At the “Aligning Next Generation Marketing with Today's Digital Consumer” conference earlier this month, a panel came together to discuss the need for those in the auto industry to target Hispanics. continue reading »

CELEBRATE With Us the 125th  Anniversary of the Statue Of Liberty

CELEBRATE With Us the 125th Anniversary of the Statue Of Liberty

The Statue of Liberty, one of America’s most recognizable landmarks and a beacon of the American Dream for millions of immigrants, turns 125 today! The statue, a UNESCO World Heritage Site and gift to the United States from the people of France, was designed by Frédéric Bartholdi and dedicated on October 28, 1886. continue reading »

Petitioners Asking Rapper Kanye West to Stand With them Against Alabama Immigration Law

Petitioners Asking Rapper Kanye West to Stand With them Against Alabama Immigration Law

Kanye West, the man who has pegged himself as the voice of this generation, has been asked to speak to Alabama legislators about the state’s harsh new immigration law. continue reading »

Bruised Steven Tyler Recovers and Continues Tour (VIDEO)

Bruised Steven Tyler Recovers and Continues Tour (VIDEO)

Aerosmith frontman Steven Tyler was suffering from food poisoning when he fell on the bathroom of his Paraguay hotel; he’s all fine now, and back on tour! continue reading »

Undocumented Immigrant Paralyzed in Work Accident says Texas Hospital is Telling Him to Leave

Undocumented Immigrant Paralyzed in Work Accident says Texas Hospital is Telling Him to Leave

A hospital in Texas has been accused of trying to send a paralyzed immigrant away because he is undocumented. Francisco Martinez has been at the University of Texas Medical Branch continue reading »