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Shots Fired Onto the Home of Leo Messi’s Family

Shots Fired Onto the Home of Leo Messi’s Family

Police said that at least 6 9mm shots were fired onto the home of Matías Messi, this past Saturday in Rosario, Argentina. continue reading »

STUDY: Latin America Needs Investment in Teacher Training  & Education Software

STUDY: Latin America Needs Investment in Teacher Training & Education Software

Putting more computers in schools will do little to improve the quality of education in Latin America and the Caribbean unless countries invest in teacher training and educational software, according to a new study by the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB). continue reading »

Liberals, Conservatives May Have Different Brain Structures

Based on what's known about the roles of these two areas of the brain, the structural differences are consistent with previous studies that found liberals are better able to cope with conflicting information and are more open to new experiences continue reading »

Pennsylvania Judge Stops Deportation of British Immigrant

Pennsylvania Judge Stops Deportation of British Immigrant

In a stunning decision, Judge Andrew Arthur ended deportation proceedings against Paula Spiers, a 43 year-old British citizen who immigrated to the United States over 40 years ago. Spiers, a Philadelphia, Pennsylvania resident, continue reading »

Former Mexican President Fox: Drug Legalization Will End ‘Bloody’ Drug Wars

Former Mexican President Fox: Drug Legalization Will End ‘Bloody’ Drug Wars

Former Mexican President Vicente Fox is once again advocating for a different approach to the raging drug cartel wars in his country: legalize drugs in the U.S. and Mexico. continue reading »

Latino Decisions: Housing Crisis Making Latino Voters Anxious

The effects of the mortgage crisis continue to make the U.S.’s Latino community very anxious. Both homeowners and renters are still being affected by the depressed housing market, unemployment and a slow economy, according to results of the most recent impreMedia/Latino Decisions poll. continue reading »

Belize is Honeymoon Choice for Newlywed Reese Witherspoon and Family

Belize is Honeymoon Choice for Newlywed Reese Witherspoon and Family

The nation of Belize is one of the lesser known Central American countries - that is until newlywed Reese Witherspoon and agent/husband Jim Toth chose it for their ‘familymoon’. continue reading »

Will People Magazine’s ‘Most Beautiful’ 2011 Cover Star be Jennifer Lopez??

Will People Magazine’s ‘Most Beautiful’ 2011 Cover Star be Jennifer Lopez??

Though it’s not official – many sources are loudly whispering that People magazine’s 2011 ‘Most Beautiful’ cover star is Jennifer Lopez. With her stint on American Idol being covered by the press daily to reviving her singing career with a new hot single “Love?” – J Lo is everywhere. continue reading »

U.S. Issues Travel Warning to (3) Mexican States due to Potential Threats Against U.S. Citizens

U.S. Issues Travel Warning to (3) Mexican States due to Potential Threats Against U.S. Citizens

The United States Consulates General in Matamoros, Nuevo Laredo, and Monterrey advise American citizens that the U.S. government has received uncorroborated information that Mexican criminal gangs may intend to attack U.S. law enforcement officers or U.S. citizens in the near future in Tamaulipas, Nuevo León and San Luis Potosi. continue reading »

POLL:  Majority of Americans Feel Enforcing Immigration Law Would Reduce Poverty Levels in Country

Americans feel more strongly than ever that the lack of immigration law enforcement directly effects poverty in the country. continue reading »

Felicidades to 2nd Time Papa Gael Garcia Bernal on the Birth of Daughter Libertad

Felicidades to 2nd Time Papa Gael Garcia Bernal on the Birth of Daughter Libertad

HS News is sending out Felicidades to 2nd time papa Gael Garcia Bernal on the birth of daughter Libertad. continue reading »

INTRODUCING: HS-News Open Mic

INTRODUCING: HS-News Open Mic

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

Senators Host First Hispanic Task Force Meeting of the 112th Congress

Senators Host First Hispanic Task Force Meeting of the 112th Congress

U.S. Sen. Robert Menendez (D-NJ), Chairman of the Hispanic Task Force, Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) and U.S. Sen. Mark Begich (D-AK), Chair of the Democratic Steering and Outreach Committee, continue reading »

Watch Selena Gomez’ New Film Trailer for ‘Monte Carlo’ (VIDEO)

Watch the trailer for Selena Gomez’ new upcoming movie ‘Monte Carlo’ that is set to be released July 1st. continue reading »

‘“Why Are We Talking About This?” Says Senator Rubio to Trump’s ‘Birther’ Banter (VIDEO)

‘“Why Are We Talking About This?” Says Senator Rubio to Trump’s ‘Birther’ Banter (VIDEO)

Florida’s junior Senator Marco Rubio wondered out loud yesterday on the ‘Daily Caller’s’ show why anyone including Presidential pretender Donald Trump is talking about the President’s birth certificate. The issue as to whether President Obama was born in this country and therefore if he has a right to hold the office of President is known as the ‘birther’ issue. continue reading »