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Taco Bell DRAFT
Customers Return $3600 Cash Stuffed in Their Taco Bell To-Go Bags!

They will surely bring them good karma for this. According to People, three young Taco Bell customers in Michigan returned more than $3,000 after finding big stacks of bills in their drive-thru to-go bags.


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El Chavo Toys Hitting the US
'El Chavo' Toys Hitting the US

Did you grow up watching El Chavo del Ocho? Now, you can taste sweet nostalgia again with a new line of toys centered on the beloved title figure from the Mexican sitcom (and his friends).

Toymaker JAKKS Pacific, Inc. recently announced that it’s launching a new line of El Chavo toys, set to be available at major retailers by mid-August 2013.


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Justin Bieber and Selena Gomez
Justin Bieber Bans Selena's Music!

Justin Bieber does not want to be reminded of Selena Gomez. Like, at all. According to Fox News Latino, Gomez’s popstar ex has demanded that none of the 20-year-old's music be played at photo shoots he takes part in.


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It's a Boy for Paula Garces!
It's a Boy for Paula Garces!

Paula Garces will soon have her "pareja [pair]." In a recent exclusive with People, the Colombian actress revealed that she's expecting a boy.


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EXCLUSIVE: Jake T. Austin
EXCLUSIVE: Jake T. Austin On Being Puerto Rican, Speaking Spanish & Girls

As you're well aware by now, Jake T. Austin is one of the stars of ABC Family's buzzed-about drama series The Fosters.


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Jenni Rivera pinata
Jenni Rivera Piñatas Cause Controversy

There’s a ton of controversy surrounding piñatas fashioned after Jenni Rivera. According to Voxxi, papier-mâché figures sporting the late Mexican American singer have angered some fans, including some of her family members.

Roberto Martínez, the maker of the so-called “Diva piñatas,” spoke about his creations in an interview with Univision’s show El Gordo y la Flaca.


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Phyllis Schlafly
Phyllis Schlafly Says Latinos Don't Get Bill of Rights, Have Too Many Kids

Phyllis Schlafly dropped a few interesting comments about Latinos and her thoughts on their relationship (or lack thereof) to the Republican Party.

In a recent phone interview with the Clay and Marty Show, the 88-year-old conservative activist said Latinos don’t understand core principles of U.S. government philosophy.


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LISTEN: Mariah Carey & Miguel's Spanglish Single #Hermosa
LISTEN: Mariah Carey & Miguel's Spanglish Single #Hermosa

Mariah Carey and Miguel has turned Spanglish on us. The international superstar (who is of part Afro-Venezuelan descent) and R&B crooner (who is part Mexican) have released an interesting twist to their “#Beautiful” hit by way of “#Hermosa.”


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Latino Hood STORY
45 Signs You Live in a Latino Neighborhood

Have you ever lived in a Latino neighborhood? Then, you know it’s filled with plenty of noise, movement and colorful characters. There are some unique telltale signs of having settled in a hood dominated by our Hispanic brethren.

Whether you live in New York City, Miami, Los Angeles, or elsewhere, we’re sure you’ll get a kick out of this mega-list. You know you live in a Latino neighborhood if:

1. Latin music blasts on Saturday mornings.

2. You see cars parked on front lawns – multiple cars.


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Manuela Hernandez Graduates from School at 100 Years Old
100-Year-Old Abuelita Finally Graduates From School!

An abuelita is now a graduate! According to MSN Now, 100-year-old Manuela Hernandez has finally graduated from elementary school.

Hernandez, who hails from Mexico’s Oaxaca state, had to drop out of school after just one year because her family needed additional support with chores.


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