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Check Out “PadInTheCity” Madrid’s iPad Rental Service, First in the World

Check Out “PadInTheCity” Madrid’s iPad Rental Service, First in the World

The tourist iPads include apps for entertainment and games, Spanish, English and German newspapers, hotel and flight information, car rental services, currency converters and more! continue reading »

MISSING “PERSON”: Captain Morgan Vanishes from Store Front in Key West

MISSING “PERSON”: Captain Morgan Vanishes from Store Front in Key West

It appears someone in Florida is either a kleptomaniac with a penchant for iconic statues or someone looking to sell to one, as statues seem to be disappearing lately. continue reading »

LATINO BLOTTER: Narcotics Officers Give Addict Drugs, Force Her to Perform Sex Acts

LATINO BLOTTER: Narcotics Officers Give Addict Drugs, Force Her to Perform Sex Acts

During the trial of a New York narcotics officer, claims were made that he gave a woman drugs before forcing her to perform oral sex on him. During the bench trial of Jason Arbeeny continue reading »

U.S. Citizen Children of Undocumented Immigrants Face Educational Disadvantages

U.S. Citizen Children of Undocumented Immigrants Face Educational Disadvantages

A professor at the University of California at Irvine has documented the persistent educational disadvantages of U.S. citizen children of undocumented immigrants from Mexico currently in the Los Angeles area of Southland, noting that they are less likely to graduate high school than peers with parents legally in the U.S., and on average, attend two years less of study. continue reading »

2,600 Beer Cans Delivered to Rio De Janeiro Jail For Criminal Cops

2,600 Beer Cans Delivered to Rio De Janeiro Jail For Criminal Cops

Rio’s radio station “BandNews FM” has reported that police officers are investigating the person who allowed 243 gallons of beer to enter a Brazilian prison. continue reading »

Demi Lovato to Sing National Anthem at World Series Game 5

Demi Lovato to Sing National Anthem at World Series Game 5

A fan-made Twitter petition resulted in Demi Lovato singing the national anthem for tonight’s World Series clash between the Rangers and the Cardinals, currently tied at 2 games each. continue reading »

Gossip Blogger Perez Hilton to take On Spanish-Speaking Acting Role in MTV’s “Popland”

Gossip Blogger Perez Hilton to take On Spanish-Speaking Acting Role in MTV’s “Popland”

Gossip blogger Perez Hilton has been slated to make a guest appearances for MTV's tr3s new daily scripted series "Popland". The series follows he journey of Carla (played by Sara Cobo) continue reading »

Bolivia to Bring More Drinkable Water to Rural Areas Thanks to Aid from Spain

Bolivia to Bring More Drinkable Water to Rural Areas Thanks to Aid from Spain

Bolivia will improve its drinking water, sanitation and wastewater treatment services in rural communities and small towns with a $20 million grant from the Spanish Cooperation Fund continue reading »

Latin Grammy Performance Line-up Includes Shakira, Mana with Prince Royce and Others

Latin Grammy Performance Line-up Includes Shakira, Mana with Prince Royce and Others

Calle 13, Franco De Vita with Alejandra Guzman, Mana with Prince Royce, Shakira, Sie7e, and Marco Antonio Solis are the first performers announced for the 12th Annual Latin GRAMMY Awards telecast, continue reading »

Reports Say Brazil Lost Almost $40 Billion Due to Govt Corruption over Last Eight Years

Bones Found at Uruguayan Military Base Maybe ‘Dirty War’ Victims

El Salvador Asks U.S. to Extend “Temporary Protected Status” of Migrants Due to Natural Disasters

“Odissey 2050” Costa Rican Animated Film on Climate Change

Thousands Protest in Guatemala Against Daily Violence

Thousands Protest in Guatemala Against Daily Violence

Thousands of Catholics attended the peaceful march through the streets of the capital of Guatemala, on Saturday, October 22, to express their condemnation to the violence that causes about 17 deaths in the country every day continue reading »

President Cristina Kirchner Makes Latin American History While Winning Re-election in a Landslide

President Cristina Kirchner Makes Latin American History While Winning Re-election in a Landslide

Current Argentine President Cristina Fernandez Kirchner has won re-election in a landslide victory against six other rivals today making her the first female to be re-elected as president in Latin America. continue reading »