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Cyber Bandits Attack Mexican Government Sites, Closing Down Defense Websites

Cyber Bandits Attack Mexican Government Sites, Closing Down Defense Websites

At least two hacking groups –Anonymous and X-ploit- were responsible for shutting down Mexico's Public Security and Defense websites. continue reading »

President Adds  El Salvador to Official List of Major Drug Producing Countries, Mexico Tops the List

President Adds El Salvador to Official List of Major Drug Producing Countries, Mexico Tops the List

Under the Foreign Relations Authorization Act (FRAA), the President is required each year to notify Congress of those countries he determines to be major illicit drug-producing countries or major drug-transit countries that “significantly continue reading »

Pre-Columbian Artifact Looted from Grave Returned to Belize

Pre-Columbian Artifact Looted from Grave Returned to Belize

Nearly 75 attendees gathered at the Embassy of Belize this past weekend to celebrate the 30th anniversary of the country's independence from England. U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) added to the celebration by returning a piece of history – a pre-Columbian feasting bowl, common to northern Belize – to the Belizean government. continue reading »

¡Felicidades! Mexico on Your 201th Year of Independence (EL Grito VIDEO Here)

¡Felicidades! Mexico on Your 201th Year of Independence (EL Grito VIDEO Here)

Today, all of Mexico is celebrating and rejoicing its 201-year old independence from Spain. The Spanish arrived in the 1500's and stayed for nearly 300 years as it colonized the region, destroyed the Azteca empire while enslaving native continue reading »

Cameron Díaz, Bumped Down to #2 ‘Most Dangerous Celebrity’

Cameron Díaz, Bumped Down to #2 ‘Most Dangerous Celebrity’

Actress Cameron Díaz was last years ‘Most Dangerous Celebrity’ according to cyber security company McAfee. This year’s ‘Most Dangerous Celebrity’ is supermodel Heidi Klum. continue reading »

LATINO BLOTTER: Carlos Rios - Steals $900 in Quarters from Car Wash, Locked Up Trying to Cash In

LATINO BLOTTER: Carlos Rios - Steals $900 in Quarters from Car Wash, Locked Up Trying to Cash In

In Waterloo, Iowa, a young man has been arrested after attempting to exchange roughly $900 in stolen quarters for cash. The more than 3,600 quarters were reportedly stolen from a Guppies on the Go car wash in Waterloo continue reading »

Foreign Born Gang Members in Chicago Targeted by Immigration Officials

Foreign Born Gang Members in Chicago Targeted by Immigration Officials

Special agents with the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement's (ICE) Homeland Security Investigations (HSI), in close partnership with local law enforcement, arrested 25 individuals during a week-long operation that ended late Tuesday. continue reading »

U.S. Latinos Split Over Obama Jobs Bill (VIDEOS)

U.S. Latinos Split Over Obama Jobs Bill (VIDEOS)

President Obama’s $447 billion jobs bill has the support of a number of the country’s Latinos, as he said it would “put people to work,” but Hispanic Republicans are not as quick to join their brothers in that support. continue reading »

Latino Mom Fired for Taking Time Off to Donate Kidney to Son (VIDEO)

Latino Mom Fired for Taking Time Off to Donate Kidney to Son (VIDEO)

It hasn’t been a good summer for Claudia Rendón. She used all the vacation time she had available from her job at an aircraft repair training company, to take care and eventually bury her mother; her father was diagnosed with leukemia, and soon after that bit of bad news, her son Alex’s kidneys, began to fail. continue reading »

Eva Longoria Opens up to Ellen About her Divorce (VIDEO)

Eva Longoria Opens up to Ellen About her Divorce (VIDEO)

“I’m in a happy place,” said Longoria on the Ellen DeGeneres show, speaking about her separation from ex Tony Parker “I think divorce agrees with me” continue reading »

Watch Charlie Sheen Soaked Before You See Him Roasted (VIDEO)

Watch Charlie Sheen Soaked Before You See Him Roasted (VIDEO)

Tune in to Comedy Central Next Monday for the winning Roast of Chuck Sheen. In the meantime, take a look at this hilarious promo! continue reading »

Rocket Launcher, C-4 Found in Bag Near U.S.-Mexico Border

Rocket Launcher, C-4 Found in Bag Near U.S.-Mexico Border

Tuesday, U.S. Border Patrol agents found several high-powered weapons, including a rocket launcher near the Rio Grande on the U.S. side of the U.S.-Mexico border. continue reading »

George And Jennifer López Seal Separate Television Deals

George And Jennifer López Seal Separate Television Deals

While ION television bought the re-broadcasting rights of George López’s show, J Lo will be the executive producer of a new FOX show. continue reading »

WATCH 3-Year-Old Chilean Child Inside Claw-Crane Toy Machine (VIDEO)

WATCH 3-Year-Old Chilean Child Inside Claw-Crane Toy Machine (VIDEO)

This resourceful ‘angelito’ wanted a plush toy so badly that rather than using the unruly claw he crawled into the machine. How? Good question. continue reading »

LISTEN Demi Lovato’s ‘All Night Long’ (VIDEO)

LISTEN Demi Lovato’s ‘All Night Long’ (VIDEO)

Demi Lovato’s new song features the collaboration of Missy Elliot and Timbaland. continue reading »