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What’s With the Heels, Eva? Mendez and Beau Ryan Gosling Hike Hollywood

What’s With the Heels, Eva? Mendez and Beau Ryan Gosling Hike Hollywood

Eva Mendes, 37, and Hollywood hunk Ryan Gosling, 30, were seen hiking at L.A.’s Griffith Park Observatory this weekend underneath the famous Hollywood sign, but we couldn’t help but wonder, “What’s with the shoes, Eva?” continue reading »

Former Chief NAFTA Negotiator for Mexico Named President of Telemundo Network

Former Chief NAFTA Negotiator for Mexico Named President of Telemundo Network

NBCUniversal announced today that Emilio Romano has been named President of Telemundo and will begin in October. Romano will lead the Telemundo Spanish broadcast network and its 14 owned stations, continue reading »

Check Out Sara Bareilles’ Video for “Gonna Get Over You” - Mocking the Mexicans or Loving Latinos?

Check Out Sara Bareilles’ Video for “Gonna Get Over You” - Mocking the Mexicans or Loving Latinos?

Aside from the fact that this video has pretty much nothing to do with the song itself, this songstress is dancing about in a clearly Hispanic neighborhood, causing a scene. continue reading »

Donated Meals to Children’s School in Peru Contaminated with Rat Poison, Deaths Reported (VIDEO)

Donated Meals to Children’s School in Peru Contaminated with Rat Poison, Deaths Reported (VIDEO)

At least 3 Peruvian children have died, and another hundred remain ill after eating a meal of fish and rice believed to be contaminated with rat poison. continue reading »

Latino Gang Members Plead Guilty to Running Massive Cross-Border Illegal Enterprises

Latino Gang Members Plead Guilty to Running Massive Cross-Border Illegal Enterprises

A member and an associate of the Barrio Azteca (BA) gang each pleaded guilty today to participating in a racketeering conspiracy involving, among other things, the March 13, 2010, murders in Juarez, Mexico continue reading »

U.S. Coast Guard Seize Boat, 5 Smugglers, $58 M Worth of Cocaine in Key West and Cuban Waters

U.S. Coast Guard Seize Boat, 5 Smugglers, $58 M Worth of Cocaine in Key West and Cuban Waters

The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Bear interdicted a go-fast vessel carrying 4,355 pounds of cocaine while patrolling the Caribbean Sea Sept. 9. With help from U.S. Customs and Border P continue reading »

Latino Leaders Call for Increased Funding to Combat Growing HIV Epidemic in Community

Latino Leaders Call for Increased Funding to Combat Growing HIV Epidemic in Community

Congressional and Latino community leaders called for enhanced efforts to combat the growing HIV epidemic in their communities and adequate resources to implement the Administration’s new HIV/AIDS Strategy during a Capitol Hill congressional briefing. continue reading »

Enraged Taco Lover Asks For Hot Sauce With 12 Gauge Shotgun

Enraged Taco Lover Asks For Hot Sauce With 12 Gauge Shotgun

Angered that Taco Bell drive-thru employees failed to put hot sauce in his order, Jeremy Combs (30) returned with a shotgun to demand it! continue reading »

Mexican Immigrant Hops U.S. School Bus at Border, Faces Immigration Violations

Mexican Immigrant Hops U.S. School Bus at Border, Faces Immigration Violations

A young Mexican man is facing a number of immigration violations after grabbing a ride with a public school bus in Deming, New Mexico near the U.S.-Mexico border. continue reading »

UPDATE Take a Look at Cristina’s Brand New Shoes

UPDATE Take a Look at Cristina’s Brand New Shoes

One of our readers snapped a few pictures of Cristina sporting her new kicks at the UNESCO in Paris. Thanks, Hugo! continue reading »

Former Mexican President Zedillo Being Sued for Role in 1997 Massacre

Former Mexican President Zedillo Being Sued for Role in 1997 Massacre

In 1997, 45 Tzotzil Indians in the southern state of Chiapas, Mexico. Now, relatives of the victims are suing Mexico’s former President Ernesto Zedillo for allegedly facilitating and failing to intervene in the killings then trying to cover them up. continue reading »

Manu Chao Snubs Arpaio, Offers Free Concert To Protest SB1070 (VIDEO)

Manu Chao Snubs Arpaio, Offers Free Concert To Protest SB1070 (VIDEO)

Multicultural artist Manu Chao offered a free concert in support of Latinos in Arizona, after protesting anti-immigration laws in front of Sheriff Arpaio’s office. continue reading »

Mexican Vampire Woman to be Cloned in Wax! (VIDEO)

Mexican Vampire Woman to be Cloned in Wax! (VIDEO)

Wax clones of Maria José, the 35-year-old tattoo Mexican artist will don Ripley's Believe It Or Not! attractions around the world. continue reading »

Ecuadorian Amazon Case Against Chevron Continues, Wikileaks Show Chevron Tried to Influence U.S.

Ecuadorian Amazon Case Against Chevron Continues, Wikileaks Show Chevron Tried to Influence U.S.

On September 19th, the U.S. 2nd Circuit Court of Appeals order brought the oil-ravaged indigenous and rural communities in the Ecuadorian Amazon a step closer to winning an $18 billion dollar suit against oil giant Chevron for contamination in the rainforest region. continue reading »

Latino Celebrities Start Initiative to Make Peace a Human Right (VIDEO)

Latino Celebrities Start Initiative to Make Peace a Human Right (VIDEO)

Join Juanes, Miguel Bosé Juan Luis Guerra, Eva Longoria and many others in their quest to make Peace, a human right. Sign now! continue reading »