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Newly Elected Latino Officials Gather for Training Program in Washington D.C.

Newly Elected Latino Officials Gather for Training Program in Washington D.C.

Just two weeks after the pivotal midterm election, 60 newly elected Latino officials are participating in the National Institute for Newly Elected Officials, starting today through November 21st in Washington, D.C. continue reading »

Check out the Mind Blowing Ad for the New Team Shirt of the World Cup Champions (VIDEO)

Check out the Mind Blowing Ad for the New Team Shirt of the World Cup Champions (VIDEO)

Watch David Villa and Xavi Alonso promote the new team shirt of Spain. continue reading »

JUST IN: DREAM Act Set For November 29th Vote

JUST IN: DREAM Act Set For November 29th Vote

Speaking to several hundred Hispanic leaders at the Latino Leaders Network luncheon today, Congresswoman Nydia Velasquez announced that Speaker Pelosi has tentatively set November 29th for a vote on the Dream Act continue reading »

Latina Angels Take Over Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show

Latina Angels Take Over Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show

They say Latinas are some of the most beautiful women in the world and it looks like Victoria’s Secret supports that claim. For their 2010 Fashion Show, the famous lingerie line featured ten South American supermodels to strut down their runway. continue reading »

STUDY:  Immigrant Women Working in Food Industry at Peril

The Southern Poverty Law Center (SPLC) researchers interviewed approximately 150 women who are either currently undocumented or have spent time in the U.S. as undocumented immigrants. continue reading »

Number of Undocumented Filing Tax Returns Decreases

Number of Undocumented Filing Tax Returns Decreases

When undocumented immigrants file taxes, their returns are primarily filed under a special number. According to federal data, the number of those returns has decreased, as well as the number of requests for those specific numbers. continue reading »

Latina Hottie Eva Says Adios to Tony:   Is He a Mujeriego?

Latina Hottie Eva Says Adios to Tony:  Is He a Mujeriego?

After numerous denials that actress Eva Longoria Parker and Tony Parker were no more, it has been confirmed that the “Desperate Housewives” continue reading »

Haiti Cholera Spreads to Neighboring Dominican Republic

Close sanitary monitoring aimed at preventing the spread of cholera from Haiti to the Dominican Republic (DR) has resulted in the authorities isolating the first case of the disease at a local hospital. continue reading »

BREAKING NEWS: 33 Chilean Women Start Hunger Strike and Make Demands (BILINGUAL) (VIDEO)

BREAKING NEWS: 33 Chilean Women Start Hunger Strike and Make Demands (BILINGUAL) (VIDEO)

HS-News brings you the letter the new Chilean 33 sent to government authorities. continue reading »

HS News’ Friend, Andres Cantor in Geico Ad - GOOOOOOAL! (VIDEO)

HS News’ Friend, Andres Cantor in Geico Ad - GOOOOOOAL! (VIDEO)

Can fútbol announcer Andres Cantor make any sport exciting? Visit 'Andrés Cantor Reportando' to read his blogs at HS News on the world of fútbol. continue reading »

BREAKING NEWS:  Dramatic Rescue of Three-Year Old Argentinean Toddler from 69-Foot Well (VIDEO)

BREAKING NEWS:  Dramatic Rescue of Three-Year Old Argentinean Toddler from 69-Foot Well (VIDEO)

After heroic efforts by Argentinean fire fighters a three-year old was dramatically rescued from a 69 foot deep well unscathed. The unidentified toddler fell in the open well in the province of Florencio Varela outside to Buenos Aires. continue reading »

Multiple Scholarship Opportunities for Latino Students Becoming Available Today

Hispanic and Latino students seeking funding for higher education have numerous opportunities that are becoming available that HS News wants to share with you. continue reading »

National Hispana Leadership Providing Financial Literacy Tools

National Hispana Leadership Providing Financial Literacy Tools

Former United States Treasurer and AARP Brand Ambassador for Family Finance, Anna Escobedo Cabral, will join the National Hispana Leadership Institute (NHLI), a national leadership organization for Latinas, continue reading »

Most People Worldwide Have No Social Security

Most People Worldwide Have No Social Security

Basic social security remains out of reach for most people across the world, especially in poorer countries, despite the crucial role it plays in cushioning people from the consequences of economic crises, according to a United Nations report unveiled today. continue reading »

BREAKING NEWS: 33 Chilean Women Lock Themselves In 9,000 ft Deep Mine

BREAKING NEWS: 33 Chilean Women Lock Themselves In 9,000 ft Deep Mine

A group of 33 women has taken over the coal mine "Chiflón del Diablo" in Lota, close to Santiago de Chile. continue reading »