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Captured Zeta Leader States ALL Their Guns are Obtained in the U.S., Tied to Killing of US Agent

Captured Zeta Leader States ALL Their Guns are Obtained in the U.S., Tied to Killing of US Agent

"El Mamito” also known as Jesus Enrique Rejon Aguilar has been busy talking to Mexican authorities about his role as the leader of one of the country’s most vicious drug cartels– Los Zetas. continue reading »

Border Patrol Agents Seize Nearly $15 Million Worth of Marijuana

Border Patrol Agents Seize Nearly $15 Million Worth of Marijuana

Nearly $15 million worth of marijuana was confiscated by U.S. Border Patrol agents from the Rio Grande Valley Sector in multiple seizures over the past four days. continue reading »

USDA Meets with Hispanic Farms to Discuss Discrimination Claims in Texas

USDA Meets with Hispanic Farms to Discuss Discrimination Claims in Texas

As part of continued efforts to close the chapter on allegations of past discrimination at USDA, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights Fred Pfaeffle held a series of outreach meetings today and over the last week with farmers and ranchers continue reading »

U.S. Statement on U.S.-Mexico Cross Border Trucking Agreement Signed Today

U.S. Statement on U.S.-Mexico Cross Border Trucking Agreement Signed Today

Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack made the following statement on the agreement signed today by Mexico and the United States to resolve the cross-border long-haul trucking dispute: continue reading »

San Antonio Mayor Julian Castro Doesn’t Plan on Leaving Office Anytime Soon

San Antonio Mayor Julian Castro Doesn’t Plan on Leaving Office Anytime Soon

With his blasts of Gov. Rick Perry, San Antonio Mayor Julian Castro has quickly made both friends and enemies. At a recent gathering of Hispanic leaders, Mayor Castro called the immigration agenda of Perry and other like-minded Republicans the most “anti-Latino” in a generation. continue reading »

Boob Wars:  Peru vs Paraguay for  “Girlfriend of the Copa América” Title (VIDEO)

Boob Wars:  Peru vs Paraguay for “Girlfriend of the Copa América” Title (VIDEO)

Peruvians Irina Grandez and Daysy Araújo are the new competition of Larissa Riquelme for the Girlfriend of the Copa América title! continue reading »

WATCH: Paintball Pop-Art From Colombia (VIDEO)

WATCH: Paintball Pop-Art From Colombia (VIDEO)

Take a look at these Colombian paintball pros take aim and reproduce a giant portrait of Marilyn Monroe ! continue reading »

Nielsen Conference Shares Importance of Tapping into the Hispanic Market

Nielsen Conference Shares Importance of Tapping into the Hispanic Market

At the annual Nielsen Conference last month, multicultural advertising was at the forefront of many speakers’ speeches. The Nielsen Conference is an event that brings the top researchers, marketers, and media companies toget continue reading »

New Documents Reveal FBI Role in Controversial Immigration Deportation Program

New Documents Reveal FBI Role in Controversial Immigration Deportation Program

Documents obtained through Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) litigation by the National Day Laborer Organizing Network (NDLON), the Center for Constitutional Rights (CCR), and the Cardozo Law School Immigration Justice Clinic show that the controversial Secure Communities deportation program (S-Comm), designed by Immigration and Customs continue reading »

Stay of Execution for Mexican National Denied by Texas Board, Despite Obama and UN Push for Stay

Stay of Execution for Mexican National Denied by Texas Board, Despite Obama and UN Push for Stay

President Obama and the United Nations had been pushing for a stay of execution for a Mexican national denied access to Mexico’s consulate after he was arrested for the 1994 rape and murder of a San Antonio teen, but the Texas Board of Pardons and Parole rejected the request Tuesday. continue reading »

How Do You Stop Giovani Dos Santos? Clutch on His Dos Santos! (VIDEO)

How Do You Stop Giovani Dos Santos? Clutch on His Dos Santos! (VIDEO)

Chilean midfield holder Gary Medel held onto Dos Santos’ manhood through the midfield, in what we’re now calling the “Medel Tackle.” continue reading »

Energy Efficient Blue Jeans Key to Jobs in Ecuador

Energy Efficient Blue Jeans Key to Jobs in Ecuador

One of the oldest traditional textile manufacturers in Ecuador, La Internacional S.A., is not only looking for the latest trends in denim fashion, but also looking for ways to become more competitive and grow in a sustainable way. continue reading »

LATINO BLOTTER: Suspected University Professor’s Killer Was Beneficiary of Victim’s Ins. Policy

LATINO BLOTTER: Suspected University Professor’s Killer Was Beneficiary of Victim’s Ins. Policy

In October 2010, American University professor Sue Marcum was murdered in her Bethesda, MD home. It was initially believed that she was killed in a burglary gone wrong, but grew suspicious of her former yoga and Spanish instructor, Jorge Rueda Landeros. continue reading »

Netflix is Coming to Latin América, Stock Surges on News

Netflix is Coming to Latin América, Stock Surges on News

The provider of on-demand internet streaming video in the US and Canada is expanding it’s capabilities to Spain and Latin América! continue reading »

HS News Introduces Its Newest Contributor, Dr. Charley Ferrer, Only Latina Doctor of Human Sexuality

HS News Introduces Its Newest Contributor, Dr. Charley Ferrer, Only Latina Doctor of Human Sexuality

HS News would like to introduce you to our newest contributor, Dr. Charley Ferrer, who will be talking to us about love, relationship and all those naughty taboo topics in between. continue reading »