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Mayan Documentary Will Show Evidence Indians Had Contact with Aliens from Space

Mayan Documentary Will Show Evidence Indians Had Contact with Aliens from Space

"Revelations of the Mayans 2012 and Beyond," a documentary produced by Raul Julia-Levi with the support of the Mexico government will provide evidence of contact with extraterrestrials. continue reading »

Brazilian Bank Workers go On Strike

Brazilian Bank Workers go On Strike

Workers from private and public banks in Brazil have gone on strike, aiming to pressure the National Federation of Banks into meeting the Union’s demands. continue reading »

Man Sues Motel 6 For Failing to Protect Him From Prostitute’s Pimp

Man Sues Motel 6 For Failing to Protect Him From Prostitute’s Pimp

A judge has ruled that Gabriel Bonilla’s claims that a Motel 6 he was staying at is liable for the injuries he received from the pimp of a prostitute he slept with, as the facility did not provide proper security. continue reading »

Key Witnesses in Michael Jackson Death Trial - The Latino List

Key Witnesses in Michael Jackson Death Trial - The Latino List

Today the manslaughter trial of Dr. Conrad Murray started in Los Angeles with headline grabbing opening statements. Critical to the conviction or release of Murray in the death of the ‘King of Pop’ are the witnesses slated to testified. continue reading »

Massachusetts Legislators Propose Bill to Crack Down on Undocumented Immigration

Massachusetts Legislators Propose Bill to Crack Down on Undocumented Immigration

Monday, legislatures in Massachusetts introduced a bill intended to crack down on undocumented immigration in their state. The bill calls for stiffer penalties for businesses employing undocumented immigrants and for limitations to be put on the immigrants themselves. continue reading »

Hezbollah Giving Missiles to Cuba? Michele Bachmann Seems to Thinks So (VIDEO)

Hezbollah Giving Missiles to Cuba? Michele Bachmann Seems to Thinks So (VIDEO)

Presidential candidate Rep. Michele Bachman is flubbing the facts once again with her latest claim that Hezbollah, the Lebanese Shiite Muslim political and military organization, is supplying Cuba's com continue reading »

Young Beauty Queen Wife of Fugitive Drug Lord ‘El Chapo’ Guzman Gives Birth to Twins in US Hospital

Young Beauty Queen Wife of Fugitive Drug Lord ‘El Chapo’ Guzman Gives Birth to Twins in US Hospital

The young wife of Mexican drug lord Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman has given birth to twins, delivering the children in a California hospital on August 15. continue reading »

Shakira to be 2011 Latin Recording Academy Person of the Year

Shakira to be 2011 Latin Recording Academy Person of the Year

The Latin Recording Academy® announced that three-time current Latin GRAMMY nominee, seven-time Latin GRAMMY winner, two-time GRAMMY® winner, and international superstar and philanthropist Shakira will be the 2011 Latin Recording Academy Person of the Year. continue reading »

Brazilian Abuelita Put in Morgue While Still Alive!

Brazilian Abuelita Put in Morgue While Still Alive!

A woman in her sixties was declared dead, put in a plastic bag and left for two hours in a Rio de Janeiro morgue by mistake. continue reading »

Hispanic Heritage Month Brings Much Needed Spice to the NFL (VIDEO)

Hispanic Heritage Month Brings Much Needed Spice to the NFL (VIDEO)

NFL announcer Gabriel Trujillo made us wonder why football announcers can’t be more like fútbol announcers…! continue reading »

Cuba Tells UN, US is Intervening in Libya as Excuse to Plunder their Resources

Cuba Tells UN, US is Intervening in Libya as Excuse to Plunder their Resources

A “preventive war” is taking place in Libya using the protection of civilians as a pretext to plunder the country’s resources, Cuba’s Foreign Minister told the General Assembly’s annual general debate today, calling for Libyans to be left alone to decide their destiny. continue reading »

Small Business Sector in El Salvador to Get Boost from $30 Million in Funding

The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) approved a loan for $30 million to El Salvador to finance the Program to Support Production Development for International Integration continue reading »

Selena Gomez to Host 18th Annual  MTV EMA’s in Ireland

Selena Gomez to Host 18th Annual MTV EMA’s in Ireland

MTV today announced it has recruited the multi-talented Selena Gomez to host the “2011 MTV EMA”. The show will broadcast live on MTV’s international channels on Sunday, November 6th at 9PM CET from Belfast’s Odyssey Arena. continue reading »

Mexico’s 1930 Census Gives Those With Mexican Lineage a Look Into Their Family Past

Mexico’s 1930 Census Gives Those With Mexican Lineage a Look Into Their Family Past

Currently, there are 31.9 million Americans of Mexican decent. Now, many of them have been given the chance to confirm their lineage back to 1930 with newly available access to the 1930 Mexican census. continue reading »

Doritos Founder Dies at 97, Brought the World a ‘Latin Sort of Snack.’ To Be Buried With Chips

Doritos Founder Dies at 97, Brought the World a ‘Latin Sort of Snack.’ To Be Buried With Chips

Snackers the world over bowed their heads September 20th, to honor Arch West, the man who brought us Doritos, one of the world’s first national tortilla chip brand and possibly the most popular to this day. continue reading »