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Justice Dept Resolves Citizenship Discrimination Against Large Stadium Concessionary

Justice Dept Resolves Citizenship Discrimination Against Large Stadium Concessionary

The Justice Department announced today that it has reached a settlement agreement with Canvas Corporation, a vending company based in Woodbury, N.Y., that contracts continue reading »

MEET Lily Vásquez, New York Based Colombian Rising Star Thanks to the Internet (VIDEO)

MEET Lily Vásquez, New York Based Colombian Rising Star Thanks to the Internet (VIDEO)

Lily has become the first Hispanic singer to raise the money to make and release her album “Pasión de Mujer” entirely on the internet! continue reading »

Judge Grants J.Lo Injunction to Stop Release of “Sex Tape”

Judge Grants J.Lo Injunction to Stop Release of “Sex Tape”

Just as the bidding war for J.Lo’s intimate honeymoon video with her ex-husband was heating up, TMZ.com is reporting that a judge has granted a restraining order against the woman currently in possession of the 1997 video continue reading »

Tacos y Cervesas Arrive in Paris

Tacos y Cervesas Arrive in Paris

Earlier this year, a restaurant opening brought the city of Paris some hard-to-find items. Tacos. Candelaria, one of the few restaurants in the City of Light serving up tacos and other Mexican favorites, continue reading »

MTV Names Alexa Vega as “Best Latino Actor” for Role in “Prada to Nada”

MTV Names Alexa Vega as “Best Latino Actor” for Role in “Prada to Nada”

MTV, Música y Más, the bilingual/bicultural network for the US Latino, names Alexa Vega “Best Latino Actor” at the “2011 MTV Movie Awards”. After thousands of votes on www.tr3s.com, fans selected Alexa Vega’s “From Prada to Nada” performance as the favorite for 2011. continue reading »

Univisión Launches Hispanic Version of “The Biggest Loser”  - ‘Si se Puede’

Univisión Launches Hispanic Version of “The Biggest Loser”  - ‘Si se Puede’

“Si se Puede,” is the title of the show Emilio Estefan and creator Dave Broome are now bringing to Hispanics that want to lose weight, and improve their lifestyle! continue reading »

LATINO BLOTTER:  Florida Man Shoots Ex-Wife, Kills her Boyfriend and Teen Daughter

LATINO BLOTTER:  Florida Man Shoots Ex-Wife, Kills her Boyfriend and Teen Daughter

In a family dispute that turned violent in Florida, Jose Antonio Negron is accused of shooting his ex-wife multiple times, killing his teenage daughter and also killing his ex-wives boyfriend. continue reading »

Peru Election Update: Ollanta Humala Continues to Lead and Is Apparent Winner

Peru Election Update: Ollanta Humala Continues to Lead and Is Apparent Winner

In a Presidential election race that has been too close to call for most of the day it now appears that leftwing candidate Ollanta Humala has won. continue reading »

Massive Caravan of Peace Kicks off in Mexico Against Government Ineptness in the Drug Wars (VIDEO)

Massive Caravan of Peace Kicks off in Mexico Against Government Ineptness in the Drug Wars (VIDEO)

Civil disobedience is not out of order and a ‘legitimate’ response to the unprecedented drug-related violence in Mexico says Mexican poet Javier Sicilia. Sicilia also happens to be the father of slain continue reading »

EXTREME TRAFFICKING:  $131 Million Worth of Cocaine Seized in Paraguay – Largest Seizure Ever

EXTREME TRAFFICKING:  $131 Million Worth of Cocaine Seized in Paraguay – Largest Seizure Ever

This one is for the record books of Paraguay – a $131 million worth of cocaine seized at a river port this week. Employees became suspicious about the rice bags that were due to shipped to Mozambique from the private Phoenix river port – located at the border zone of Paraguay/Brazil/Argentina. Upon further inspection officials found 1,900 pound of cocaine with a street value of $131 million. continue reading »

Hayden Panettiere and QB Mark Sanchez – Hanging Out but Not Dating So They Say

Hayden Panettiere and QB Mark Sanchez – Hanging Out but Not Dating So They Say

Several tabloids have spotted the very perky Hayden Panettiere and the very hot Latin Jets QB Mark Sanchez hanging out. Of course as things go some have them dating, others have pronounced them a couple and Hayden says “I swear I’m not dating Mark Sanchez!” continue reading »

Tragedy in Costa Rica:  American Teen Fatally Shot by Hotel Security Guard

Tragedy in Costa Rica:  American Teen Fatally Shot by Hotel Security Guard

A tragic accident has occurred this week in Costa Rica where a 16-year old Kansas teenager was fatally shot by the hotel security guard where his school group was staying. continue reading »

Rafael Nadal Makes Spain Proud Once Again – Winning 6th French Open Title

Rafael Nadal Makes Spain Proud Once Again – Winning 6th French Open Title

The 25-year old tennis superstar has just added another accomplishment to his tennis resume – winning his sixth French Open title today. continue reading »

Why Latinos Love Nueva York: Male Pole Dancer with High Heels on Subway (VIDEO)

Why Latinos Love Nueva York: Male Pole Dancer with High Heels on Subway (VIDEO)

There are many reasons why Latinos love Nueva York but they have just added another reason to that list. Male dancer in high heels pole dancing on the L train - where else but in New York. Enjoy the view and thank God its not the usual rodent-on-NYC-subway-video. continue reading »

Billionaire Carlos Slim Offers Pacquiao $65 Million to Fight in Mexico with ????

Billionaire Carlos Slim Offers Pacquiao $65 Million to Fight in Mexico with ????

The World’s Richest Man, Mexican Carlos Slim Helu, apparently doesn’t want to limit his power to mining and telecommunications, he apparently now wants to get into the fight business. continue reading »