—Alex Rodriguez is in the hot seat after allegedly participating in an illegal poker game ring. The MLB is investigating this situation and the New York Yankee star’s position in this operation.
—Christina Aguilera is reportedly working with famed record producer William Orbit on her new album. Orbit has worked with some of the biggest stars in music and is now lending his hit-making efforts to Xtina’s new material.
—Latinos came out to play at this year’s X Games. Skateboarders and bikers from Venezuela, Brazil, America, Spain, and Puerto Rico competed. Daniel Dehrs, Bob Burnquist, and Marisa Del Santo won gold medals in their respective games.
—Mexican singer Alejandro Fernández’s song “El Mismo Sol” has been named the official song of the 16th Pan American Games Guadalajara 2011. The song will be performed live for the first time on Oct. 14 for the opening ceremony of the Games.