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Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos Exonerated in Ecuador

Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos Exonerated in Ecuador

An Ecuadorian court provisionally dismissed Santos from the investigation concerning the 2008 bombing of a FARC camp inside Ecuador. continue reading »

16 Years Without Selena (VIDEO)

16 Years Without Selena (VIDEO)

Today is the 16th anniversary of the death of Selena, regarded as the "Madonna of México" and loved by millions of fans worldwide. continue reading »

Ricky Martin Kicks Off Tour With New Do (VIDEO)

Ricky Martin Kicks Off Tour With New Do (VIDEO)

Shaved on the sides, and fuzzy top, sort of like a 2011 mohawk, or something. What do you think? continue reading »

New York’s Mexican Immigrants Hit Hardest by Housing Situation

New York’s Mexican Immigrants Hit Hardest by Housing Situation

A recent study from the Community Service Society has determined that Mexican immigrant households are the having been hit hardest by the housing situation in New York. continue reading »

Sen. Graham: Give Legal Status to Undocumented, but Only If Border Secured First

Sen. Graham: Give Legal Status to Undocumented, but Only If Border Secured First

After speaking to the U.S. Hispanic Chamber of Commerce, Sen. Lindsey Graham told reporters, Tuesday, that he is willing to give legal status to undocumented immigrants, but only under the condition that the borders be secured first. continue reading »

Spain’s Solar Subsidies Cut During Budget Crisis

Spain’s Solar Subsidies Cut During Budget Crisis

Spain’s three largest utilities Iberdrola, Endesa and Gas Natural weigh in on the renewable versus nonrenewable debate and the tariff program. continue reading »

Officers at the Hidalgo International Bridge Seize Close to $1 Million in Cocaine

Officers at the Hidalgo International Bridge Seize Close to $1 Million in Cocaine

U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers working at the Hidalgo/Reynosa International Bridge seized approximately 29.7 pounds of cocaine with an estimated street value of close to $1 million. continue reading »

Real Madrid Futbol Club Bans Shakira’s Music From Their Stadium

Real Madrid Futbol Club Bans Shakira’s Music From Their Stadium

Neither Shakira nor Real Madrid officials have yet provided any comments or explanations. continue reading »

Dominican Republic Looks to Natural Gas to Fuel Vehicles, Gasoline too Expensive

Dominican Republic Looks to Natural Gas to Fuel Vehicles, Gasoline too Expensive

In the Dominican Republic, gas prices are making it difficult to afford driving, but for those that do not have a choice, they are now turning to the cheaper and cleaner way to fuel their cars. Natural gas. continue reading »

Jaime Bayly’s Ex Spills the Beans Through “Fiction” (VIDEO)

Luis Corbacho, Jaime Bayly’s former Argentine fling has come forward to speak about the dirty secrets of the once Presidential candidate Peruvian journalist. continue reading »

Gadhafi and Ortega Share More Than a Desire to Stay in Power

Gadhafi and Ortega Share More Than a Desire to Stay in Power

In an announcement made yesterday by Nicaraguan President Daniel Ortega’s wife Rosario Murillo, Father Miguel Descoto Brockmann will represent Libyan interests at the UN. continue reading »

Raul Castro Tells Former President Carter that Cuba is Willing to Open a Dialogue with U.S.

Raul Castro Tells Former President Carter that Cuba is Willing to Open a Dialogue with U.S.

A news source has reported that Cuban President Raul Castro told former U.S. President Jimmy Carter that the country is willing to open up a dialogue with the U.S. Wednesday, the Cuban News Agency (CBA) reported that during their meeting this week, continue reading »

Telemundo Announces Plans to Broadcast Royal Wedding, Natalie Morales Will Lead Coverage from London

Telemundo Announces Plans to Broadcast Royal Wedding, Natalie Morales Will Lead Coverage from London

As the world tunes in to watch Prince William and Kate Middleton exchange vows on Friday, April 29th, 2011, NBC News and its fellow NBCUniversal networks will provide the ultimate in cross-platform coverage of Royal Wedding events from London continue reading »

Latin American Goalkeepers Dominate Top Ten Goalie Scorers List (That’s Right, Scoring GOALIES!)

Latin American Goalkeepers Dominate Top Ten Goalie Scorers List (That’s Right, Scoring GOALIES!)

Sao Paulo Goalie Rogerio Ceni became the leader of this list earlier this week by scoring the 100th goal of his career, against Corinthians. continue reading »

21.5 Million Latinos Eligible to Vote, an Estimated 8 Million Still Need to Register

21.5 Million Latinos Eligible to Vote, an Estimated 8 Million Still Need to Register

With 33 U.S. Senate contests and a Presidential election across 50 states in 2012, the Latino voter is positioned to have a bigger impact than ever on the political landscape of America. continue reading »