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Law Enforcement Entities Intercept 7 Illegal Aliens

Law Enforcement Entities Intercept 7 Illegal Aliens

Last night, law enforcement entities of the Caribbean Border Interagency Group intercepted seven undocumented aliens. continue reading »

Hispanic Women Considered High-Risk Group for Pregnancy Related Diabetes

Hispanic Women Considered High-Risk Group for Pregnancy Related Diabetes

New research finds that gestational diabetes, or pregnancy-related diabetes, may not raise the risk of heart disease independent of other cardiovascular risk factors except in certain high-risk populations, such as Hispanics. continue reading »

Ricky Martin Foundation to Open Additional Child Development Centers in Latin America

Ricky Martin Foundation to Open Additional Child Development Centers in Latin America

Pop star Ricky Martin has announced that construction will soon begin on more institutions like his foundation’s Child Development and Prevention Center of Puerto Rico in Mexico, the Dominican Republic, and throughout Latin America. continue reading »

HS-News Brings You: FIFA President Joseph Blatter’s ‘Wisdom Council’

HS-News Brings You: FIFA President Joseph Blatter’s ‘Wisdom Council’

Blatter’s Council will investigate and offer solutions to the corruption problems in FIFA. Members are soccer star Johan Cryuff, tenor…Plácido Domingo and ….Henry Kissinger? continue reading »

U.S. Supreme Court Refuses to Review Ruling on In-state Tuition Rates for Undocumented Students

U.S. Supreme Court Refuses to Review Ruling on In-state Tuition Rates for Undocumented Students

Monday, the U.S. Supreme Court refused to review the ruling on a California law that would have allowed undocumented immigrant students to attend state universities and continue reading »

ACLU in Illinois Wants Justice Dept. to Investigate Racial Profiling of Hispanics by State Police

ACLU in Illinois Wants Justice Dept. to Investigate Racial Profiling of Hispanics by State Police

Following years of inaction by state governmental officials, the American Civil Liberties Union of Illinois today filed an administrative complaint and asked the U.S. Department of Justice to launch continue reading »

Johnny Depp’s Jack Sparrow Boots Made in El Paso’s CABoots

Johnny Depp’s Jack Sparrow Boots Made in El Paso’s CABoots

CABoots in El Paso, Texas has had some odd occurrences in the store. The makers of Johnny Depp’s “Jack Sparrow” boots, have had a number of people come in to have a look at them, and on occasion smell them. continue reading »

Bishop Asks Border Patrol Not to Check Immigration Status of Evacuees Escaping Hurricanes

Bishop Asks Border Patrol Not to Check Immigration Status of Evacuees Escaping Hurricanes

Now that hurricane season has begun, emergency evacuation plans to help people in the Rio Grande Valley escape any destruction that might be caused by continue reading »

WATCH: Pictures From the Eruption of the Puyehue Volcano in Chile

WATCH: Pictures From the Eruption of the Puyehue Volcano in Chile

Chilean geologists have said lava won't be spewed from the mountain, but the smoke and ashes from the weekend's eruption, are causing air traffic chaos in Argentina! continue reading »

STUDY:  Race Still Matters Says Young Americans and Racism Abounds

STUDY:  Race Still Matters Says Young Americans and Racism Abounds

Applied Research Center, the nation’s leading think tank on racial justice, today releases a 40-page study and video on the racial attitudes of young people, whom many pollsters and commentators have prematurely labeled as "post-racial." continue reading »

Is One of NY Rep. Weiner’s Sexting Buddies a Lovely Latina?

Is One of NY Rep. Weiner’s Sexting Buddies a Lovely Latina?

The lewd photo that sparked the controversy surrounding New York Rep. Anthony Weiner was reportedly sent to Gennette Cordova, who in the last week and a half, has had her life turned upside down, as she and her friends and family have been harassed since “Weinergate” broke. continue reading »

JUST IN:  WATCH Shakira go “Rabiosa” all Over That Pole (VIDEO)

JUST IN:  WATCH Shakira go “Rabiosa” all Over That Pole (VIDEO)

Colombian singer Shakira has released her latest video, where rapper Pitbull supports a brunette, pole dancing Shakira. continue reading »

Panama First to Join International Treaties Protecting Stateless Migrants

Panama First to Join International Treaties Protecting Stateless Migrants

The United Nations refugee agency today hailed Panama’s recent decision to accede to two major international treaties on statelessness, a problem which affects up to 12 million people worldwide. continue reading »

Larger in Death Than in Life - Cemetery for Drug Lords in México (VIDEO)

Larger in Death Than in Life - Cemetery for Drug Lords in México (VIDEO)

“Welcome to Jardines De Humaya” in Culiacán, Sinaloa, a cemetery that illustrates the grim contrast between dying a drug lord, and dying anybody else, in Mexico. continue reading »

Massachusetts Will Not Join Secure Communities Program

Massachusetts Will Not Join Secure Communities Program

Mass. Governor Deval Patrick has notified the Department of Homeland Security that there will be no agreement between Massachusetts and the Government’s Secure Community Program. continue reading »