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Amy Rodriguez American World Cup Team Hopes Inspire Others
How Soccer Star Amy Rodriguez is Hoping to Inspire Others
By Cristina Arreola | 06/10/2015 - 11:07

Amy Rodriguez, the only Latina on the United States' Women's World Cup team, is a woman on a mission


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Poet Richardo Blanco Launches Writing Project Cuba
Poet Richard Blanco Wants to Lift Cuba's "Emotional Embargo" — Here's What He Means
By Cristina Arreola | 06/10/2015 - 10:08

In the months since President Barack Obama reopened diplomatic relations with Cuba, Americans have been bombarded with stories and information about the long-forbidden country.


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16 Killed Outside Mexican Resort Town During Shootout Involving Vigilante Group
16 Killed Outside Mexican Resort Town During Shootout Involving Vigilante Group
By Latina Staff | 06/09/2015 - 10:46

Sixteen people died in a shootout involving an armed, non-government policing group in Xolapa, a town just outside Acapulco, a popular resort destination in Guerrero, Mexico, 


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The Numbers Don't Lie: Majority of Latinos Favor Same-Sex Marriage
The Numbers Don't Lie: Majority of Latinos Favor Same-Sex Marriage
By Raquel Reichard | 06/09/2015 - 10:03

A new survey from the Pew Research Center released Monday showed


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Astronaut Makes Taco In Space Video
An Astronaut Making Tacos in Outer Space is the Best Thing You'll See All Day
By Cristina Arreola | 06/09/2015 - 09:45

ESA astronaut Samantha Cristoforetti demonstrates how to make a taco in zero gravity.


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13 Things You Need to Know About the Crisis in Puerto Rico
13 Things You Need to Know About the Crisis in Puerto Rico
By Raquel Reichard | 06/08/2015 - 10:01

Any Latino on social media knows one thing: There’s a crisis in Puerto Rico.


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McKinney Texas Police Officer Violent Clash Teens Video
Girl At Texas Pool Party: "I Honestly Believe It Was About Race"
By Cristina Arreola | 06/08/2015 - 09:57

A McKinney, Texas police officer has been placed on administrative leave after being filmed aggressively handcuffing, manhandling, and pulling a gun on black teenagers at a pool party on Friday evening. 


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Brazilian Man Plays Guitar Surgery Video
Brazilian Man Plays Guitar While Undergoing Brain Surgery — Watch!
By Cristina Arreola | 06/05/2015 - 10:28

A miraculous video shows a Brazilian man playing guitar and singing as he undergoes brain surgery.

 

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Barnard College Accept Transgender Students
Barnard College Will Begin Accepting Transgender Students in Fall 2016
By Cristina Arreola | 06/05/2015 - 09:51

Just one more step on the path to total inclusiveness: one of the nation's most prestigious all-women's college announced that it will begin accepting transgender women applicants. 


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Mexico Public Outcry Day Care Fire 2009
Actors Join Public Outcry Over Unsolved Day Care Fire That Killed 49 Children In 2009
By Cristina Arreola | 06/04/2015 - 10:41

Six years after a deadly day care fire killed 49 children in Hermosillo, Mexico, actors and activists have joined voices to determine the cause.


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