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Hispanic’s Self-Esteem Trail Others as Teens, Than Surpasses Whites at Age 30

Hispanic’s Self-Esteem Trail Others as Teens, Than Surpasses Whites at Age 30

Although Hispanics tend to have lower self-esteem than blacks or whites in the teen years, by age 30 their self-esteem has increased to the point that they have higher self-esteem than whites, a new study suggests. continue reading »

COPA AMERICA UPDATE: Paraguay Wins! Brazil Eliminated (VIDEO)

COPA AMERICA UPDATE: Paraguay Wins! Brazil Eliminated (VIDEO)

The Brazilians dominated the entire game but weren't able to score a single goal, even in the penalty kick tie-off! continue reading »

Family of Slain Immigration Officer Zapata Demand to Know Where Murder Weapon Came From

Family of Slain Immigration Officer Zapata Demand to Know Where Murder Weapon Came From

The family of slain U.S. immigration agent Jaime Zapata is now demanding to know where the gun he was killed with originated. “What happened with Jaime needs to come out,” the family's lawyer, Raymond L. Thomas said to the continue reading »

POLL:  Young Hispanics (18-29 Yr Olds) Prefer Spending Cuts Over Taxes by Close to 3-to-1

POLL:  Young Hispanics (18-29 Yr Olds) Prefer Spending Cuts Over Taxes by Close to 3-to-1

Generation Opportunity, the new, non-profit, non-partisan organization educating, engaging, and mobilizing young Americans 18-29 years old on the immediate and long-term economic challenges facing the nation – such as the lack of job opportunities and increasing debt and federal spending – is releasing telling new polling numbers on the views of young Hispanics. continue reading »

Emergency Message for U.S. Citizens: Drug Violence Making Travel to Mexico Dangerous

Emergency Message for U.S. Citizens: Drug Violence Making Travel to Mexico Dangerous

The U.S. Consulate General in Ciudad Juarez is issuing this Emergency Message for U.S. citizens in the state of Chihuahua (“Emergency Messages” were formerly known as “Warden Messages”) continue reading »

Recent Poll Shows Immigration Policy is Personal for Latinos

Recent Poll Shows Immigration Policy is Personal for Latinos

The most interesting trend from the June impreMedia/Latino Decisions (LD) poll is the personal relationship that the Latino community has with immigration policies. continue reading »

After 15 Yrs Renown Migrant Safe House in Mexico to Close, Less Passages Being Made

After 15 Yrs Renown Migrant Safe House in Mexico to Close, Less Passages Being Made

Casa del Migrante in San Luis Potosi,in Mexico closes down according to Father Ruben Perez who operates the safe passage house. continue reading »

Peru’s Discloses Plans to Open ‘Uncontacted Tribes’ Land to Oil Companies

Peru’s Discloses Plans to Open ‘Uncontacted Tribes’ Land to Oil Companies

Peru’s Indian Affairs Department has revealed plans to open up uncontacted tribes’ reserves to oil companies – just days before the country’s new government takes office. continue reading »

Homemade, Bootleg Liquor Kills 21, Injures 103 in Ecuador

Homemade, Bootleg Liquor Kills 21, Injures 103 in Ecuador

Authorities in the province of Los Rios, Ecuador are investigating the deaths of 21 people from homemade alcohol that appeared to be contaminated with methanol. continue reading »

Wild Blueberries Native to Central and South American Have 2x-4x More Antioxidants Than U.S. Berries

Wild Blueberries Native to Central and South American Have 2x-4x More Antioxidants Than U.S. Berries

The first analysis of the healthful antioxidant content of blueberries that grow wild in Mexico, Central and South America concludes that some of these fruits have even more healthful antioxidants than the blueberries — already renowned as “super fruits” continue reading »

Open Letter to Sen. Marco Rubio to Get on Right Side of Legal Immigration

Open Letter to Sen. Marco Rubio to Get on Right Side of Legal Immigration

We were disappointed to hear about Senator Marco Rubio’s brother in law who was endicted on drug charges also implicated on the death and dismemberment of a federal informant in Florida. continue reading »

ODD NEWS: River in Costa Rica Disappears Due to Earthquake

ODD NEWS: River in Costa Rica Disappears Due to Earthquake

This week Costa Rica experienced several moderate earthquakes with thousands of after shocks, which is not usual for this Central American nation. What is usual is that Guacalito River located near Armenia de Upala simply disappeared and turned into a muddy mess. continue reading »

Latino Gossip Roundup:  From Bruno Mars to J. Lo and Marc Anthony Still Working Together

Latino Gossip Roundup:  From Bruno Mars to J. Lo and Marc Anthony Still Working Together

This weekend on the Latino entertainment gossip roundup we have Bruno Mars who is a stand out on his first magazine cover and J.Lo and Marc Anthony who plan on going forward with their Latin Amerian talent search project. continue reading »

Gas Station Employee Fernando Tellez $4.9M Richer Thanks to Paris Hilton’s Brother

Gas Station Employee Fernando Tellez $4.9M Richer Thanks to Paris Hilton’s Brother

Back in 2008 when 18 year old Barron Hilton, little bro of Paris Hilton, hit Fernando Mendoza Tellez at a Malibu gas station no one thought Tellez would become a millionaire. continue reading »

Join us This and Every Sunday At HS-News Open Mic

Join us This and Every Sunday At HS-News Open Mic

Your backstage pass to HS-News showcase of emerging and established Latino musical talent. continue reading »