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CELEBRATE this weekend with a Latin American Natural Wonder

CELEBRATE this weekend with a Latin American Natural Wonder

CELEBRATE this weekend with a Latin American natural wonder. Guess What and Where this is? continue reading »

First Mexican Carrier Set to Cross Border

First Mexican Carrier Set to Cross Border

Transportes Olympic, a Monterrey, Mexico-based carrier, completed a safety audit to become the first Mexican trucking company to receive Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration permission to operate beyond the U.S. commercial border zone on Friday. continue reading »

Amid Continuous Student Protests in Chile, Human Right Advocates are Watching

Amid Continuous Student Protests in Chile, Human Right Advocates are Watching

The Chilean Government must adopt a human rights approach in its policies, particularly those regarding education, indigenous people and freedom of expression, a senior United Nations official has said. continue reading »

Second-, Third-Generation U.S. Hispanics Leaving the Catholic Church

Second-, Third-Generation U.S. Hispanics Leaving the Catholic Church

According to polls from the Pew Research Center, less than 60 percent of second-generation Latinos are Catholic. However, they are not necessarily turning away from religion all together. continue reading »

Spanish Terrorist Group ETA Declares Ceasefire (VIDEO)

Spanish Terrorist Group ETA Declares Ceasefire (VIDEO)

The Spanish terrorist group has announced a definite end to their terrorist operations that started in 1968, in the midst of Francisco Franco’s dictatorship. continue reading »

Luis Miguel Sued by Spanish Actress Humiliated by “Quartet”

Luis Miguel Sued by Spanish Actress Humiliated by “Quartet”

Mexican singer Luis Miguel has been sued by Spanish actress Carmen Molero, who said the singer humiliated her sexually while in a foursome with Mexican actress Adriana Fonseca, and other friend. continue reading »

Swiss Man Smuggles 261 Mexican Tarantulas From Dominican Republic

Swiss Man Smuggles 261 Mexican Tarantulas From Dominican Republic

The Zurich Customs Investigation Office has released a statement saying hundreds of tarantulas have been seized at a Swiss airport after suspicious containers were searched. continue reading »

Selena Gómez Gets Beat up On “South Park” (VIDEO)

Selena Gómez Gets Beat up On “South Park” (VIDEO)

As it turns out, Eric Cartman is not a fan of Selena Gómez. In the latest episode, South Park Elementary teachers bring in Selena Gomez, and beat her up for Cartman, in repayment for a favor. continue reading »

Telemundo Pays $600 Million for World Cup Spanish-Language Broadcast Rights

Telemundo Pays $600 Million for World Cup Spanish-Language Broadcast Rights

It has been reported that between Fox and Telemundo, more than $1 billion is being paid for the broadcast rights of the 2016 and 2022 World Cup championships, which Telemundo paying $600 million for the Spanish-language U.S. rights. continue reading »

WATCH Christina Aguilera’s New “Secret Potion” Ad (VIDEO)

WATCH Christina Aguilera’s New “Secret Potion” Ad (VIDEO)

Check out the TV spot for Christina Aguilera’s new perfume, and pick up your own bottle of “Secret Potion” at Christina-aguilera-perfumes.com continue reading »

Bieber in Latin America: Romancing Messi’s Old Flame & Personal Audience with Chávez’s Daughter

Bieber in Latin America: Romancing Messi’s Old Flame & Personal Audience with Chávez’s Daughter

What’s a fact and what’s a rumor remains to be clarified, but let us walk you through the newest outbreaks of the unavoidable Bieber Fever in Latin America. continue reading »

Mexico’s President Calderon Says “El Chapo” Guzman of the Sinaloa Cartel Could be in U.S.

Mexico’s President Calderon Says “El Chapo” Guzman of the Sinaloa Cartel Could be in U.S.

Mexican President Felipe Calderon is now claiming that fugitive drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman possibly no longer in Mexico, giving gone north into the United States. continue reading »

“Desperate Housewives” Creator Adapts Mexican Novela “The Disorderly Maids”

“Desperate Housewives” Creator Adapts Mexican Novela “The Disorderly Maids”

“Desperate Housewives” creator Marc Cherry’s new hour-long soap on ABC will be called “Devious Maids,” and is loosely based on Mexican Novela “The Disorderly Maids” continue reading »

Florida Senator Marco Rubio’s Parents are Not the “Exiles” he Claims Them to be

Florida Senator Marco Rubio’s Parents are Not the “Exiles” he Claims Them to be

Republican Florida Senator Marco Rubio has come under fire once again after recently discovered records show the young politician embellished his family’s history. continue reading »

Santana and Gadhafi. Do They Really Look Alike?

Santana and Gadhafi. Do They Really Look Alike?

Rumors are abound that Mexican-American rocker Santana has died. Are they just confusing him with Gadhafi, as they've always done in the past? Do you think they really do look alike? continue reading »