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Mexico Is Now the Fattest Country in the Americas!
Mexico Is Now the Fattest Country in the Americas!
By Amaris Castillo | 07/10/2013 - 16:29

Mexico is a very fat country. That’s according to a new report from the United Nations Food and Agricultural Organization, which calls the U.S.’ southern neighbor the most obese country in the hemisphere.

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Venezuela President Nicolas Maduro
Edward Snowden Files For Asylum In Venezuela
By Fox News Latino | 07/10/2013 - 14:07

Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro said Monday that his government had received a formal asylum request from U.S. former CIA analyst Edward Snowden, who has been staying in the transit zone of Moscow's Sheremetyevo airport since June 23.

"An asylum request letter arrived" from Snowden, Maduro told reporters after meeting with Panamanian President Ricardo Martinelli. Snowden, he said, "will have to decide when he will fly here."

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DREAMers & LGBT Community to Support "Undocuqueer" Wedding
DREAMers & LGBT Community Support "Undocuqueer" Wedding
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 07/10/2013 - 13:46

DREAMers and the LGBT community gathered together in Washington D.C. yesterday to take part in two ceremonies -- the National DREAM Act Graduation and a marriage between a bi-national lesbian couple -- and show their support for equality for all.

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Cecile Richards
House Ignores Texans, Approves Dangerous Bill to Virtually Ban Abortion
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 07/10/2013 - 10:16

More than 1,000 Texans rallied in Houston on Tuesday for Planned Parenthood's "Stand with Texas Women' bus tour stop in a final attempt to stop legislators from passing a bill that could virtually ban abortion. But, their continued protests were unsuccessful.

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Largest Number of Mariachi Performing in One Location Now a Guiness World Record
Largest Number of Mariachi Performing in One Location Guinness World Record Broken
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 07/09/2013 - 17:10

The largest number of mariachis playing at the same time in one location broke the Guinness Book of World Records at the Rose Bowl on Sunday.

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Aaron Hernandez of the New England Patriots
Everything You Need to Know Thus Far About the Aaron Hernandez Case
By Amaris Castillo | 07/09/2013 - 16:02

Quite a lot has happened since Aaron Hernandez was charged with murder in the death of semi-pro football player Odin Lloyd – but very few details have emerged about the case against him.

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Analouisa Valencia
Lesbian & Biracial Latina Beauty Queen Ready for South Carolina Pageant
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 07/09/2013 - 15:27

Her name is Analouisa Valencia. She is a biracial Latina, and she is being referred to by many as the new face of the south.

According to NBC Latino, Valencia will be making history next week as the first openly gay contestant to enter to win the title of Miss South Carolina.

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Albertsons Grocery Store
Woman Sues Boss Who Forced Her to Lift Heavy Objects – Reason She Lost Her Baby
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 07/09/2013 - 11:39

A 30-year-old California woman is suing her employer, Albertsons, for the death of her newborn baby.

Fox News Latino is reporting that Reyna Garcia, a general merchandise manager at the San Luis Obispo grocery store, was not allowed to take a break from heavy lifting despite multiple doctor’s notes resulting in the death of her baby.

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Gina DeJesus Thank You Video
WATCH: Gina DeJesus & Other Cleveland Kidnap Victims Release Thank You Video
By Amaris Castillo | 07/09/2013 - 10:48

Gina DeJesus, one of the women held against her will for a decade in a Cleveland, Ohio, home by Ariel Castro, has finally surfaced on video, along with her fellow former captives.

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Victor Cruz during New York Giants team practice
Victor Cruz Signs $43 Million Deal With New York Giants
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 07/09/2013 - 10:33

Welcome back to Big Blue, Victor Cruz! The wide receiver has signed on to play for the New York Giants for the next five seasons.

According to Fox News Latino, Cruz signed a new long-term deal worth $43 million with the NY football team. Cruz was a restricted free agent with three years in the NFL.

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