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President Obama Awards Sandra Cisneros with the National Medal of Arts
President Obama Awards Sandra Cisneros with the National Medal of Arts
By Raquel Reichard | 09/23/2016 - 11:12

Sandra Cisneros just took home an award of a lifetime.


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Texas Latina Who Lost Husband and Unborn Baby to Drunk Driver Says her Life is a "Nightmare"
Texas Latina Who Lost Husband and Unborn Baby to Drunk Driver Says her Life is a "Nightmare"
By Raquel Reichard | 09/23/2016 - 10:41

Last month, Kristian Guerrero, a Texas-based Latina, experienced an unspeakable loss when a drunk driver hit her car, claiming the life of her husband, Fabian Guerrero-Moreno, a


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Tulsa Officer Who Shot and Killed Terrence Crutcher Charged with Manslaughter
Tulsa Officer Who Shot and Killed Terrence Crutcher Charged with Manslaughter
By Raquel Reichard | 09/23/2016 - 10:09

The white police office who shot and killed unarmed black driver Terence Crutcher in Tulsa, Oklahoma last week has been charged with first-degree murder.


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Anti-Immigrant Man Vandalizes Sign at Latino Voter Mobilization Event in Nevada
Anti-Immigrant Man Vandalizes Sign at Latino Voter Mobilization Event in Nevada
By Raquel Reichard | 09/22/2016 - 10:51

A man yelling racist and anti-immigrant slurs defaced a sign at a Latino voter mobilization event in Las Vegas on Friday, reports


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#ApagonPR: All of Puerto Rico is Hit with a Huge Blackout
#ApagonPR: All of Puerto Rico is Hit with a Huge Blackout
By Bianca Mendez | 09/21/2016 - 19:57

A massive blackout has taken over Puerto Rico after a a fire occurred in an electricity plant, reports say.


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Watch These Incredible Movie Star Reactions to #TacoTrucksOnEveryCorner
Watch These Incredible Movie Star Reactions to #TacoTrucksOnEveryCorner
By Barbara Gonzalez | 09/15/2016 - 11:54

If you've been wondering what Marty McFly's personal opinions are on #TacoTrucksOnEveryCorner, this video is for you.


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Dominican Woman Imprisoned With Men in Miami Jail Files $5 Million Lawsuit
Dominican Woman Imprisoned With Men in Miami Jail Files $5 Million Lawsuit
By Raquel Reichard | 09/15/2016 - 11:39

In 2013, a Miami jail wrongly classified a Dominican woman as a man, even placing her for 10 hours with male inmates.


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Texas High School Builds Wall for Donald Trump-Inspired Pep Rally
Texas High School Builds Wall for Donald Trump-Inspired Pep Rally
By Raquel Reichard | 09/13/2016 - 10:24

Texas’ Colleyville Heritage High School, one of the whitest and most affluent institutions in the area, held a Donald Trump-inspired pep rally before a game against the most diverse school in th


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Brazilian Family Breaks The Record For Having 13 Boys In a Row — And Won't Stop Til They Get a Girl
Record-Breaking Brazilian Family Has 13 Boys In a Row — And Won't Stop Til They Get a Girl
By Barbara Gonzalez | 09/12/2016 - 14:50

Ireneu Cruz and Jucicleide Silva have spent the last 20 years trying to have a baby girl, but not without a few obstacles — thirteen, to be exact.


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Never Forget: Latina Readers Share Touching Personal Stories About 9/11
Never Forget: Latina Readers Share Touching Personal Stories About 9/11
By Jada Gomez | 09/11/2016 - 07:00

Life changed for the entire world 15 years ago, when a brutal strike on the U.S. left the mighty World Trade Center fallen, and thousands of innocent lives lost in New York City and Washington D.C.


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