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Puerto Rican Pol and San Juan Mayoral Candidate Arrested for Verbally Abusing Wife

Puerto Rican Pol and San Juan Mayoral Candidate Arrested for Verbally Abusing Wife

Puerto Rican Sen. Hector Ferrer, who is running for mayor of San Juan, was arrested after a verbal altercation with his wife, the Puerto Rico Police Department said Thursday. continue reading »

Puerto Rico Hospital Repeatedly Violating Federal Law, Unjust Treatment of Employees

Puerto Rico Hospital Repeatedly Violating Federal Law, Unjust Treatment of Employees

An NLRB administrative law judge has found that a Puerto Rico hospital repeatedly violated federal labor laws by changing conditions of work – including the elimination of an entire department continue reading »

Daddy Yankee Collaborates with Natalia Jimenez on New Album

Daddy Yankee Collaborates with Natalia Jimenez on New Album

Reggaeton star, Daddy Yankee, wanted to bring a variety of new musical flavors to his upcoming album Prestige so he collaborated with the Spanish former vocalist of La Qui continue reading »

Check Out Video on What Inspires Some of the Funniest Latino Comedians

Check out this insightful and funny mun2.tv video on what inspires some of the most well known Latino comedians: Gabriel Iglesias, Julio Gonzalez, Melissa Villasenor, Rick Martinez and others. continue reading »

Mayor of Barceloneta, Puerto Rico Arrested for Bribery

Mayor of Barceloneta, Puerto Rico Arrested for Bribery

Today, Sol Luis Fontanes-Olivo, mayor of the municipality of Barceloneta, Puerto Rico, was arrested by Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) agents for bribery, announced Rosa Emilia Rodríguez-Vélez, United States Attorney for the District of Puerto Rico. continue reading »

Benicio del Toro Heads ‘Aprendi a quererme’ Campaign Against Domestic Violence

Benicio del Toro Heads ‘Aprendi a quererme’ Campaign Against Domestic Violence

Actor Benicio del Toro is the official spokesman for "Aprendi a quererme" (I learned to love myself) a campaign aimed at urging people in his native Puerto Rico to love themselves and reject domestic violence, organizers said Wednesday. continue reading »

JLo Smacks Marc Anthony on Camera   ( VIDEO)

JLo Smacks Marc Anthony on Camera   ( VIDEO)

Despite being exes, Jennifer Lopez and Marc Anthony are working together on their new reality show Q'Viva! The Chosen. But, that doesn't mean they always get along great. When the former couple stopped continue reading »

Ricky Martin tops 5 M Twitter Followers And to be Sexy Teacher in “Glee” Tuesday

Ricky Martin tops 5 M Twitter Followers And to be Sexy Teacher in “Glee” Tuesday

Followers of singer Ricky Martin, who is in New York these days getting ready for his return to the Broadway stage, can view their idol this Tuesday on the popular television series "Glee" in the role of a sexy Spanish teacher. continue reading »

Murders in Puerto Rico Already Exceed 100 in 2012

Murders in Puerto Rico Already Exceed 100 in 2012

Puerto Rico's violent death toll so far this year exceeded 100 on Monday when a man was shot to death in Cataño, near San Juan, police said. continue reading »

18 Now Confirmed Dead in Dominican Shipwreck

18 Now Confirmed Dead in Dominican Shipwreck

Eighteen people are now confirmed dead in a shipwreck over the weekend off the northeastern Dominican Republic, while rescue teams continue to search for dozens of people missing in the accident, officials said Monday. continue reading »

Tigres del Norte ft. calle 13 - “America”  WOW! (VIDEO)

Tigres del Norte ft. calle 13 - “America”  WOW! (VIDEO)

Los Tigres del Norte (English: The Tigers of the North) is a norteño-band ensemble based out of San Jose, California, hailing from Rosa Morada, Sinaloa, Mexico. We hope you enjoy this Video- We did! continue reading »

Felicidades Bacardi on Your 150th Birthday

Felicidades Bacardi on Your 150th Birthday

Family-owned Bacardi Limited officially marks the 150th anniversary of the founding of the Company and its iconic BACARDI® rum brand on February 4 with activities around the world honoring the world's favorite rum brand. The continue reading »

Puerto Rico Gov. Luis Fortuño Endorses Mitt Romney

Puerto Rico Gov. Luis Fortuño Endorses Mitt Romney

Puerto Rico Gov. Luis Fortuño announced his support for Republican presidential hopeful Mitt Romney as a result of his "leadership and experience," just days before the Florida primary, where the Latino vote will be a key factor. continue reading »

Reggaeton Pair Edgardo Y D’niel Join Fight Against Child Obesity in Puerto Rico

Reggaeton Pair Edgardo Y D’niel Join Fight Against Child Obesity in Puerto Rico

Reggaeton duo Edgardo Y D'niel will be the spokesmen for the "A moverse" (Let's Move) campaign to motivate children and teens to exercise and combat juvenile obesity, which affects some 32 percent of the population in their native Puerto Rico. continue reading »

ABC Pressed to Apologize for Joke about Puerto Rican Drug Dealers

ABC Pressed to Apologize for Joke about Puerto Rican Drug Dealers

A crowd of angry Puerto Ricans gathered in front of ABC's corporate offices in New York to demand an apology for a quip on a primetime comedy that suggested all Puerto Ricans are drug dealers. "We want respect now!" at least 100 people shouted indignantly during the second protest at the network's headquarters over the line uttered during the Jan. 3 continue reading »