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Daddy Yankee at the Sixth Annual Fighters Only World Mixed Martial Arts Awards
Fox News Latino: Daddy Yankee To Be King of Miami’s Calle Ocho Festival – One of the Largest Hispanic Festivals in the US

Puerto Rican reggaeton star Daddy Yankee will be one of the stars at Miami's Calle Ocho, one of the largest Hispanic festivals in the United States.

"The most important artist of the urban Latino genre, Daddy Yankee, is the king of Calle Ocho this year," Kiwanis Club of Little Havana president Tony Lorenzo said in a statement.

The festival, which will take place on March 9, draws tens of thousands of people each year.


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Love Hopefuls To Strip Down In New VH1 ‘Naked Dating’ Reality Show
Love Hopefuls To Strip Down In New VH1 ‘Naked Dating’ Reality Show

Contestants will be baring more than just their hearts for romance in a new VH1 series.

The Hollywood Reporter said the music-themed cable network has picked up the series “Naked Dating” that will feature romance hopefuls stripping down on dates.

The 10-episode dating series will feature a man and a woman as they each date two different – and naked – suitors.


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Spanish Man Believed To Have Been Strangled By A Recycling Bin
Spanish Man Believed To Have Been Strangled By A Recycling Bin

A recycling bin in Spain is free from custody only days after allegedly strangling to death a man who purportedly tried to retrieve an item he had mistakenly put in the receptacle.


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Sofia Vergara To Play Escaped Prisoner In New Action-Comedy With Reese Witherspoon
Sofia Vergara To Play Escaped Prisoner In New Action-Comedy With Reese Witherspoon

Director Anne Fletcher is negotiating joining the MGM movie project "Don't Mess With Texas," an action comedy in which Colombian actress Sofia Vergara will play an escaped prisoner and star with Reese Witherspoon, Variety magazine reported on Monday.

Witherspoon will play a bounty hunter who helps the prisoner flee while both characters are being pursued by corrupt police.


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Hollywood's Latino Problem: Vanity Fair, Jerry Seinfeld, And The Myth Of Meritocracy
Hollywood's Latino Problem: Vanity Fair, Jerry Seinfeld, And The Myth Of Meritocracy

What a week. Just when I was recuperating from Lorne Michaels SNL’s Latino Problem, now it’s Vanity Fair and Jerry Seinfeld. If you’ve been under a rock, Vanity Fair is getting a lot of kudos for its latest “diverse” cover. As Salon puts it: “This is the best of Hollywood — a diverse array of stars emerging and established, black and white alike.” Let that sink in, pueblo. The same ol’ black and white paradigm. Qué cojones.


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Sonia Sotomayor at "My Beloved World" book signing
Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor: 'I'm Working At Finding My Voice'

You might have heard that Laura Ingraham launched a verbal attack following Sonya Sotomayor's speech at Yale University.

Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor, who grew up poor in New York City, described Monday how she navigated new worlds of Ivy League universities and the nation's highest court.

Sotomayor told students at Yale University that she has a competitive drive to improve herself and isn't afraid to ask questions.


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Is Justin Bieber Becoming The Poster Boy For The Immigration Debate?
Is Justin Bieber Becoming The Poster Boy For The Immigration Debate?

Who could have imagined?

The face of the immigration debate has become – for the moment, at least – pop star-bad boy Justin Bieber.

His relentless streak of police encounters in the United States (full disclosure: he’s made the acquaintance of men and women in uniform in other nations, too) has propelled The Biebs squarely into the heart of the complex, emotionally-charged matter of immigration legislation.


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Jenni Rivera at the 2012 Imagen Awards
Jenni Rivera’s Former Manager Takes Late Singer's Family To Court Over Book Profits

Jenni Rivera’s family published a biography of the late singer just months after she died in a plane crash and her former manager is not happy, claiming she is the real author and wants her share of the book's profits.


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Cancer Survivor And One-Legged Skier Augusto Pérez Pushes Toward Olympic Glory
Cancer Survivor And One-Legged Skier Augusto Pérez Pushes Toward Olympic Glory

The soft, late December sunlight filters through the trees in upstate New York’s Winona State Forest as Augusto “Goose” Pérez pushes up a snowy incline, arms aching from lactic acid buildup and sweat glistening on his forehead.


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Roughly 44 Percent Of Latino Males Get Arrested By Age 23, Study Shows
Roughly 44 Percent Of Latino Males Get Arrested By Age 23, Study Shows

Roughly 44 percent of Latino men are arrested at least once on non-traffic-related crimes by the time they turn 23, according to a new study.

The reasons for the arrests – which can have long-term consequences when searching for jobs and applying for school and housing – ranged from underage drinking to violent assaults.

The study also found that nearly 50 percent of black men and 40 percent of white men are arrested by the time they are 23.


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