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This Venezuelan Woman Was Arrested for Trying to Smuggle Her Boyfriend in a Suitcase
Venezuelan Woman Arrested for Trying to Smuggle Boyfriend in a Suitcase
By Raquel Reichard | 01/11/2017 - 11:58

Love makes people do crazy things.


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TK Things You Need to Know This Morning
8 Things You Need to Know This Morning
By Latina Staff | 01/11/2017 - 09:01

1. Nineteen months after the horrific Charleston church shooting, Dylann Roof is sentenced to death by a federal jury.


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This Bodega is Delivering Plan B to People's Doorsteps
This Bodega is Delivering Plan B to People's Doorsteps
By Raquel Reichard | 01/10/2017 - 11:05

Too cold to walk to your local pharmacy and pick up Plan B? One New York bodega thinks the freezing temperatures shouldn't stop you from accessing emergency contraception.


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Miss Dominican Republic Starts Her Own Funding Campaign to Go to Miss Universe
Why Miss Dominican Republic Has to Fund Her Own Way to Miss Universe
By Barbara Gonzalez | 01/09/2017 - 15:07

Nothing's going to stop Miss Dominican Republic 2016 Sal Garcia from getting to Miss Universe this month. 


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America Ferrera Will Chair the Women's March on Washington
America Ferrera Will Chair the Women's March in Washington
By Barbara Gonzalez | 01/09/2017 - 11:33

Latinas are taking the lead in 2017. 


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This Comic Anthology Honors Those Lost in the Pulse Nightclub Shooting
This Comic Anthology Honors Those Lost in the Pulse Nightclub Shooting
By Raquel Reichard | 01/06/2017 - 14:27

It's been almost seven months since the mass shooting at Orlando's Pulse nightclub, and a new comic anthology is ensuring that those lost will never be forgotten.


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9 Hurt, 1 Killed in Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport Shooting
5 Dead, Multiple Injured in Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport Shooting
By Raquel Reichard | 01/06/2017 - 14:07

Editor's Note: This article has been updated to reflect recent developments.


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TK Things We Learned from 'Truth and Lies: The Menendez Brothers'
9 Things We Learned from 'Truth and Lies: The Menendez Brothers'
By Raquel Reichard | 01/06/2017 - 10:09

On August 20, 1989, Lyle and Erik Menendez fatally shot their wealthy parents in their Beverly Hills home.


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This Latino Uber Driver Saved a Girl from Becoming a Victim of Human Trafficking
This Latino Uber Driver Saved a Girl from Becoming a Victim of Human Trafficking
By Raquel Reichard | 01/05/2017 - 16:36

When Keith Avila picked up his first Uber request last week, he didn't think he'd be saving any lives that day.


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Four Teens in Custody After Allegedly Live-Streaming Donald Trump-Motivated Kidnapping
Four Teens in Custody After Allegedly Live-Streaming Donald Trump-Motivated Kidnapping
By Raquel Reichard | 01/05/2017 - 12:55

Four Chicago teenagers are in police custody after they recorded themselves in a Facebook Live video tying up, hitting and harassing another teen in a Donald Trump-inspired kidnapping.


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