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Mexican Drug Cartels Resort to Jihadist Terror Methodology by Using More Car Bombings

Mexican Drug Cartels Resort to Jihadist Terror Methodology by Using More Car Bombings

As the largely narco-fueled violence in Mexico escalates, the country’s crime cartels have resorted to using one of jihadist terrorists’ most lethal weapons — the car bomb. The first successful car bombing occurred in July of last year killing three policemen continue reading »

Rhode Island Man Sentenced for Defrauding Immigrants by Posing as Agent Threatening Deportation

Rhode Island Man Sentenced for Defrauding Immigrants by Posing as Agent Threatening Deportation

A Pawtucket, R.I., man was sentenced Friday in U.S. District Court in Providence to six months in federal prison; three years supervised release; and ordered to pay $8,700 in restitution to two victims he defrauded while posing as an immigration attorney; continue reading »

Jon Stewart Ridicules State’s Extreme Budget Cuts, as Only He Can Do (VIDEO)

Jon Stewart Ridicules State’s Extreme Budget Cuts, as Only He Can Do (VIDEO)

No one is safe as Stewart points to several states who are desperate to close their budget gaps. continue reading »

Guatemalan Former President On Trial For Stealing $15 Million from Defense Ministry

Guatemalan Former President On Trial For Stealing $15 Million from Defense Ministry

Alfonso Portillo, the Ex-President of Guatemala, has begun his trial in which the prosecution will try to prove that he stole $15 million from the defense ministry while he was in office. continue reading »

Hispanic Radio Personality ‘Tattoo’ and Octomom Star in Fetish Video in Kiddies Nursery

Hispanic Radio Personality ‘Tattoo’ and Octomom Star in Fetish Video in Kiddies Nursery

This week TMZ revealed footage of Nadya Suleman, proud mother of 14, also known as the Octomom, in a fetish video with an adult male dressed in a diaper and baby bonnet. continue reading »

Keith Olbermann Has Left MSNBC, Last Show Aired Friday (VIDEO)

Keith Olbermann Has Left MSNBC, Last Show Aired Friday (VIDEO)

The last broadcast of “Countdown with Keith Olbermann” was aired Friday night as MSNBC and Olbermann decided to end their contract. continue reading »

IMMERSE in Relaxation this weekend with a Latin American Natural Wonder

IMMERSE in Relaxation this weekend with a Latin American Natural Wonder

IMMERSE in relaxation this weekend with a Latin American Natural Wonder. Guess What and Where this is? continue reading »

Return to Sender:  Cuba to Stop Postal Service to U.S., Due to Costly Returns and Tighter Security

Return to Sender:  Cuba to Stop Postal Service to U.S., Due to Costly Returns and Tighter Security

Cuban-Americans and Cuban nationals celebrated in 2009 when President Barack Obama renewed postal service after 42 years, whereby Cuban mail would be received by the U.S. postal service. continue reading »

Latin American and Caribbean Unemployment Dropped in 2010

Latin American and Caribbean Unemployment Dropped in 2010

The economic upturn in most Latin American and Caribbean countries in 2010 fueled a .6 percentage point drop in unemployment – from 8.1% in 2009 to 7.5% - and is expected to lead to a further decrease of between 0.2 and 0.4 percentage points this year, the United Nations reported today. continue reading »

Major Immigration Sweep in Michigan Nets 70 Criminal Aliens, 525,000 Estimated to be in Country

Major Immigration Sweep in Michigan Nets 70 Criminal Aliens, 525,000 Estimated to be in Country

More than 70 criminal aliens, immigration fugitives and immigration violators are facing deportation and criminal charges following a four-day enforcement operation spearheaded by U.S. Immigration and Customs continue reading »

Reuters Reports: Over One Million Immgrants Working in U.S. Despite Unemployment Rates

Reuters Reports: Over One Million Immgrants Working in U.S. Despite Unemployment Rates

As the unemployment rate in the United States just barely drops below the double-digit mark, more than one million immigrants are still finding jobs. continue reading »

New Hispanic Health IT Initiative Announced

With the Hispanic population as the nation’s largest minority, HIMSS announces the establishment of a new HIMSS Latino Initiative to focus on health IT needs for the rapidly growing Hispanic/Latino market. continue reading »

¡Ay Dios! Jesse James and Kat Von D are Engaged

¡Ay Dios! Jesse James and Kat Von D are Engaged

After a highly publicized divorce from award winning actress Sandra Bullock just last year, Jesse James has announced he is engaged to tattoo artist Kat Von D. continue reading »

First Haitians Deported from U.S. After Earthquake

First Haitians Deported from U.S. After Earthquake

Yesterday, the U.S. through Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) deported 26 Haitians, the first since the devastating earthquake of 2010. continue reading »

Feliz Cumpleaños to Plácido Domingo (VIDEO)

Feliz Cumpleaños to Plácido Domingo (VIDEO)

Born José Plácido Domingo Embil, the world-renowned Spanish tenor and conductor, Plácido Domingo turned 70 today. Friday, as he celebrates his birthday in his birthplace of Madrid, 20 of the world’s top opera singers will perform 15 arias in his honor. continue reading »