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Meet One of the Undocumented Students Who Benefited from Texas In-State Tuition (VIDEO)

Meet One of the Undocumented Students Who Benefited from Texas In-State Tuition (VIDEO)

Meet Karla Resendiz who besides being an honor student, college graduate and Texas resident is now the face for in-state tuition for undocumented students. Governor Rick Perry urged his fellow Republican presidential candidates continue reading »

Former Colombian Maritime Instructor Sentenced for Transporting Cocaine

Former Colombian Maritime Instructor Sentenced for Transporting Cocaine

A former Colombian maritime training instructor and a co-conspirator were sentenced to federal prison for conspiring to transport thousands of kilograms of cocaine continue reading »

International Concern About Journalist Killings in Mexico

International Concern About Journalist Killings in Mexico

The United Nations human rights office expressed concern over the increase in the number of killings of journalists in Mexico this year, continue reading »

Hispanically Speaking News Named 2011’s Top Content Provider for Hispanic Audiences

Hispanically Speaking News Named 2011’s Top Content Provider for Hispanic Audiences

Hispanically Speaking News has won the award for the Top Content Provider for the Hispanic Audience for 2011 at Portada's 5th Annual Hispanic Digital and Print Media Conference that was held in New York City. The Portada awards for achievement and innovation in marketing to U.S. Hispanics are determined through a nomination and voting process that is managed and overseen by the market research company. The digital media category is particularly meaningful because Hispanics are the fastest growing group of Internet users in the country. continue reading »

Cubans Will Now Have Right to Buy & Sell Cars, A Right Not Allowed Since 1959

Catholic Church-Run Programs for Men help Stem Violence Against Nicaraguan Women

Catholic Church-Run Programs for Men help Stem Violence Against Nicaraguan Women

Women in Nicaragua, often too timid to speak for themselves, have been beaten and sometimes killed by their partners or husbands who were unable or unwilling to see this as a crime, as unacceptable, as a way of life that needed to be changed. continue reading »

UN Praises Colombia for ‘Political Will’ to Fight Drugs and Crime

Calle 13- New  “Latinoamerica” Video- See it Here

Calle 13- New “Latinoamerica” Video- See it Here

Calle 13 has released a new video of their single “ Latinoamerica”. We think it is a fantastic video…What do you think? continue reading »

Peru Juice Bar Sells Fresh Frog Juice- “The Peruvian Viagra”    (VIDEO)

Peru Juice Bar Sells Fresh Frog Juice- “The Peruvian Viagra”  (VIDEO)

A Peru bar in Lima, adds frogs to their juice (VIDEO). Actually, it's a fresh juice bar and the owner says frog juice restores vigor and keeps a body strong. And that's not all. continue reading »

10 Reasons Why Immigration Reform Is Important to Everyones Fiscal Health

10 Reasons Why Immigration Reform Is Important to Everyones Fiscal Health

All eyes in Washington these days are on the new congressional super committee. The 12 members from both parties in both chambers of Congress have been assigned the task of developing a plan to reduce the federal deficit by $1.5 trillion over the next decade or risk setting off deficit-cutting triggers that will force sharp cuts to both defense and domestic spending. continue reading »

Man Suffers Having Both his Legs Cut Off- Claims Mistaken Identity- HS News Narco Blog

Man Suffers Having Both his Legs Cut Off- Claims Mistaken Identity- HS News Narco Blog

Last night, a man along with several friends was enjoying the Presa El Region, in Chihuahua. The evening was interrupted when the men were attacked by a group of armed criminals. continue reading »

Sesame Street- Juanes and Sofia Vergara Celebrate Hispanic Heritage(VIDEO)

Sesame Street- Juanes and Sofia Vergara Celebrate Hispanic Heritage(VIDEO)

On the October 4th show of Sesame Street Colombia’s very own Juanes and Sofia Vergara will join Elmo and Rosita. They will sing, dance and teach kids some Spanish words. continue reading »

To Control Drugs- We Must Revisit Border Control  (VIDEO)

To Control Drugs- We Must Revisit Border Control (VIDEO)

Former DEA Supervisor Anthony Coulson says the supply of drugs from Mexico is increasing. continue reading »

After AL Immigration Ruling at Foley School with Hispanic Population, Students Cry, Withdraw,No-Show

After AL Immigration Ruling at Foley School with Hispanic Population, Students Cry, Withdraw,No-Show

After the Alabama Immigration Ruling, many students came to school Thursday crying and afraid said Foley School Principal Bill Lawrence. “Nineteen of them withdrew, and another 39 were absent, continue reading »

“Capulina “(85) Passes Away in Mexico City- Enjoy Video of His Comedy

“Capulina “(85) Passes Away in Mexico City- Enjoy Video of His Comedy

A spokesman for Mexico's National Actors Association says comic actor Gaspar Henaine Perez “Capulina” died at a Mexico City hospital. The cause of death hasn't been released. Henaine Perez had suffered pneumonia and ulcers. continue reading »