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Solar Energy to Power Operations of Chilean Mines

Solar Energy to Power Operations of Chilean Mines

Solar Energy Development companies say that the strength of the sunshine in the Atacama Desert, could translate in electricity for all the mines in the region at far lower prices than those of plants that burn fossil fuels. continue reading »

POLL:  Majority of Americans Want to Have Dinner with Someone Special on Valentine’s Day

POLL:  Majority of Americans Want to Have Dinner with Someone Special on Valentine’s Day

The majority of Americans, 68 percent, to be exact would more than anything else, on Valentine’s Day, want to share dinner with someone special. continue reading »

Pope Bestows One of the Highest Honors On Mar Munoz-Visoso for  Ministry to the Hispanic Community

Pope Bestows One of the Highest Honors On Mar Munoz-Visoso for Ministry to the Hispanic Community

Mar Munoz-Visoso, who currently works at the United Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) was just bestowed the Benemerenti Medal by Pope Benedict, one of the highest honors awarded to lay people. continue reading »

Latino Group Calls for Justice for 9-Year-old Girl

Latino Group Calls for Justice for 9-Year-old Girl

Nine-year-old Brisenia Flores was murdered in her home in Arivaca, Arizona in May 2009. She pleaded, “Please don’t shoot me,” right before she was shot — point blank, in the face — by a member of the Minutemen American Defense Corps (MAD) continue reading »

Don’t be unprepared this Valentine’s Day- 5 Rules of Social Dating

Don’t be unprepared this Valentine’s Day- 5 Rules of Social Dating

Don't be unprepared this Valentine's Day. Here we give Internet singles the low down on the ins and outs of social dating. The 5 golden rules that everyone needs to know when surfing dating sites in the run up to Valentine's Day. continue reading »

Spanish Superstar Alejandro Sanz Signs to Universal Music Group

Spanish Superstar Alejandro Sanz Signs to Universal Music Group

Spain's global superstar, Alejandro Sanz, has signed an exclusive, long-term recording agreement with Universal Music Group, the world's leading Music Company. continue reading »

Utah Latinos call for Suspending Visas for Mormon Missionaries

Utah Latinos call for Suspending Visas for Mormon Missionaries

A small group of Latino Utah residents are asking Mexico to suspend the visas for Mormon missionaries until the LDS Church takes a stand on immigration. continue reading »

Lady Gaga Arrives at  The Grammy’s  in an Egg

Lady Gaga Arrives at The Grammy’s in an Egg

It looks like Lady Gaga is starting off Grammy night in a show stopping way by arriving in an egg! Kelly Osbourne tweeted, “You will not believe your eyes when you see how @ladygaga showed up to the Grammys.” The above photo was attached. continue reading »

Photographer searches for Typical Mexican, Peruvian and Puerto Rican Woman

Photographer searches for Typical Mexican, Peruvian and Puerto Rican Woman

South African Photographer Mike Mike, set out to find Miss Average in 41 different nationalities. In taking pictures of more than 100 women in each nationality and then laying them digitally on top of each other, common regional features began to emerge. continue reading »

Michelle Obama Urges Latinos to Put Pressure on Republicans to Support Immigration Reform

Michelle Obama Urges Latinos to Put Pressure on Republicans to Support Immigration Reform

In an interview with Univision, First Lady Michelle Obama said that President Obama wanted to pass immigration legislation but could not due to a lack of Republican support. Mrs. Obama calls on Latino’s to put pressure on Republicans to support immigration reform. continue reading »

6 dead, 37 injured in Shooting, Grenade Attack on Guadalajara Nightclub

6 dead, 37 injured in Shooting, Grenade Attack on Guadalajara Nightclub

A popular dance club turned deadly on Saturday morning. Assailants drove up to the Butter Club in the Guadalajara restaurant district that was crowded with young people and sprayed it with bullets. continue reading »

Pans, Panties and Condoms Called for in anti- Berlusconi Protests with aide of Facebook (VIDEO)

Pans, Panties and Condoms Called for in anti- Berlusconi Protests with aide of Facebook (VIDEO)

Thousands of women are expected to take part in marches in cities across Italy to protest against the country's prime minister, Silvio Berlusconi this weekend, as a call for consequences continues to grow. continue reading »

Singer Black Madam person of interest in Butt Implant Death (VIDEO)

Singer Black Madam person of interest in Butt Implant Death (VIDEO)

The Philadelphia singer “Black Madam” is a person of interest in the death of the British citizen who came to the US for a butt implant. continue reading »

The Latino Partnership for Conservative Principles Calls to Cut Off Federal Funding of Abortions

The Latino Partnership for Conservative Principles Calls to Cut Off Federal Funding of Abortions

Twenty-two percent of abortions in the U.S. are performed on Hispanic women, and they are 2.7 times more likely to have an abortion than non-Hispanic white women. continue reading »

Laugh Out Loud This and Every Sunday With HS-NEWS SUNDAY COMIC

Laugh Out Loud This and Every Sunday With HS-NEWS SUNDAY COMIC

Your source for Hispanically Speaking Cartoons continue reading »