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“El Ponchis” Trial Begins, Teen Assassin Faces Only 3 Years in Jail for Gruesome Murders

“El Ponchis” Trial Begins, Teen Assassin Faces Only 3 Years in Jail for Gruesome Murders

The trial for the now 15-year-old alleged assassin known as “El Ponchis” began Monday. The young man is on trial in Mexico for murder, kidnapping, drug dealing, and weapons possession. continue reading »

Are Hispanics For or Against Illegal Immigration?

Are Hispanics For or Against Illegal Immigration?

You shout, “What part of illegal do you Mexicans not understand?” Ah yes, I am no longer an American, a U.S. citizen – now I am a Mexican. In your state of ignorance you have no idea that “Mexican” is a nationality not a race, and only citizens of Mexico have the right to that name. continue reading »

STUDY: Hispanics Need to Practice Sun Safety Procedures  Regardless of Skin Color

STUDY: Hispanics Need to Practice Sun Safety Procedures Regardless of Skin Color

Many Hispanics especially those that have not been in the U.S. for long period of times tend to ignore sun-safety procedures that most others follow. continue reading »

LATINO BLOTTER:  Brave Chihuahua Dog Foils Armed Robbery by Hispanic Suspects (VIDEO)

LATINO BLOTTER:  Brave Chihuahua Dog Foils Armed Robbery by Hispanic Suspects (VIDEO)

The dog may be only 6-10 inches tall and weighing a mere 6 pounds but that did not stop this mighty brave Chihuahua dog from barking and attacking two armed robbers in Los Angeles. continue reading »

How Does Deportation Work?

How Does Deportation Work?

Immigration policy is often discussed in sweeping, over-simplified terms. Beyond the op-ed commentary is the complicated reality of how an illegal alien travels from point A, their first contact with law enforcement, to point B, their country of origin. Discretion, logistics, and copious paperwork by law enforcement and judicial officials separate the two points. continue reading »

Brazil-Argentine Nuclear Disarmament Agency Celebrates 20 Years

Brazil-Argentine Nuclear Disarmament Agency Celebrates 20 Years

Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon today congratulated the Brazilian-Argentine Agency for Accounting and Control of Nuclear Materials (ABACC) for its 20 years of working for nuclear disarmament and non-proliferation. continue reading »

Rep. Smith Still Convinced Obama is Planning “Backdoor” Amnesty, Tries to Take (Unused) Power Away

Rep. Smith Still Convinced Obama is Planning “Backdoor” Amnesty, Tries to Take (Unused) Power Away

U.S. Representative Lamar Smith from Texas (R-San Antonio) is still pushing to strip the Obama Administration of all immigration enforcement duties because he believes the president is setting up some sort of “backdoor” amnesty for undocumented immigrants. continue reading »

Watch New York Mets’ José Reyes Shortstopping Reggaetón Rhymes (VIDEO)

Watch New York Mets’ José Reyes Shortstopping Reggaetón Rhymes (VIDEO)

Take a look at the video of the Mets player with Voltio, Vakero, Poeta Callejero & Big Mato. What do you think? continue reading »

Marc Anthony Announces ‘I’m Single’, While Rumors of a J.Lo – William Levy Affair Steam Up

Marc Anthony Announces ‘I’m Single’, While Rumors of a J.Lo – William Levy Affair Steam Up

As Marc Anthony was performing in Colombia declaring himself single the gossip rumor mills were churning with reports that Jennifer Lopez cheated on him with Cuban-model William Levy. continue reading »

Maná Encourages Audiences to Take A Stand Against Racism (VIDEO)

Maná Encourages Audiences to Take A Stand Against Racism (VIDEO)

Thursday night thousands of Latinos in Fairfax, Virginia were told by Maná's Fher Olvera to "never forget your roots." continue reading »

Surge of Undocumented Coming Into U.S. are Not From Central or South America, but India

Surge of Undocumented Coming Into U.S. are Not From Central or South America, but India

As the immigration debate continues, there has indeed been a surge of undocumented immigrants coming through Central and South America, but most of those coming into the U.S. are not Latin American. continue reading »

Number of Hispanics in Nursing Homes Rose by 54%, While White Population Declining

Number of Hispanics in Nursing Homes Rose by 54%, While White Population Declining

In the last decade, minorities have poured into nursing homes at a time when whites have left in even greater numbers, according to a new Brown University study that suggests a racial disparity in elder care options in the United States. continue reading »

Sheen Gets New Show While His Ex Goes for a Extreme Rehab in Cancún

Sheen Gets New Show While His Ex Goes for a Extreme Rehab in Cancún

The Lionsgate TV show will be based on the 2003 Jack Nicholson and Adam Sandler “Anger Management”. continue reading »

LATINO BLOTTER: Update -Grocery Store Clerk Indicted for Giving Semen-Tainted Yogurt to Shopper

LATINO BLOTTER: Update -Grocery Store Clerk Indicted for Giving Semen-Tainted Yogurt to Shopper

The New Mexico man who allegedly gave a female grocery shopper a sample of yogurt with his semen in it was indicted Wednesday on federal charges. continue reading »

Weekend Wedding Crashers - Selena Gomez and Justin Bieber

Weekend Wedding Crashers - Selena Gomez and Justin Bieber

Imagine you are getting married this weekend in California, your guests have survived Carmageddon and are enjoying the beautiful Malibur senet when you have a weekend wedding crasher. continue reading »