Cristina Arreola Associate Editor
Cristina Mari Arreola is the Associate Editor at Latina.com, where she manages the site's social media, writes articles, and creates content, with a focus on entertainment, cultural, and lifestyle news. Originally from El Paso, Texas, she earned her degree at the Medill School of Journalism at Northwestern University before moving to New York, New York. In her downtime, you can usually find her scouring the city for the most authentic Mexican food (still looking...), scaring herself silly watching horror movies, or frantically reading a novel from her (extremely lengthy) reading list. You can follow her on Twitter and Instagram at @c_arreola.
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Rodrigo Santoro will play Jesus in the forthcoming Ben-Hur remake, and now he'll do so with the blessing of the leader of the Catholic Church.
Pope Francis blessed Santoro, 39, on Wednesday as the cast of Ben Hur visited the Vatican. His co-star, Nazanin Boniadi, posted a picture of the special moment to her Instagram account.
She's gone country! Sofia Vergara will present at the Academy Of Country Music Awards on Sunday night with Southern gal Reese Witherspoon.
Vergara, 42, and Witherspoon, 39, appear together in the upcoming comedy, Hot Pursuit.
Aaron Hernandez has been found guilty of first degree murder for killing Odin Lloyd in June 2013.
A jury also found Hernandez, 25, guilty of firearm and ammunition charges. The former New England Patriots player faces life in prison without parole.
What exactly does Dany Garcia do? It's a difficult question to answer — even for her.
"I run a holding company that's heavily invested in media," she told us. "I manage talent. I produce movies [and] television shows. I invest in individual entities, such as restaurants. I'll be moving into properties, as well."
"Oh, I'm also a professional body builder," she added.
Hillary Clinton's staff has begun to take shape, and the former Secretary of State has selected a Latino to run her campaign finances.
The perfect living room just isn't complete without some fascinating, beautiful coffee table literature. These 12 hardcover books will inspire you (and your guests!) to think and converse about art, travel, cuisine, fashion, drinks and more:
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Michael Clára, a school board member in Salt Lake City, believes his fellow elected school board officials have unfairly discriminated against him because he is the only Hispanic member of the board. In protest, he has decided to come to each and every meeting dressed in a sombrero and poncho. Yes, Clára has been coming to meetings dressed as Frito Bandito.
A self-described "redneck" who goes by the pseudonym Dixon D. White posted a YouTube video that has taken the Internet by storm. In the video titled "I'm a redneck and I love America," he frankly and honestly discusses institutionalized racism and the culture of white privilege.
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