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How Did Marco Rubio Blow His Immigration Moment?
How Did Marco Rubio Blow His Immigration Moment?
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 07/03/2013 - 11:35

When it comes to immigration reform, Sen. Marco Rubio has succeeded where so many others have failed. So how exactly did the "Gang of Eight" member blow his immigration moment?

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Evo Morales
Bolivian President's Plane Diverted After Snowden Suspected of Being on Board
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 07/03/2013 - 09:40

Bolivia's president Evo Morales attempted to leave Europe on Tuesday night before his flight was rerouted and delayed on alleged suspicions that he was taking NSA leaker Edward Snowden to Latin America.

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19 Firefighters Die Battling Arizona Wildfire
19 Firefighters Die Battling Arizona Wildfire
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 07/02/2013 - 17:03

It's a scene nobody would ever want to witness. A long line of vans from the coroner's office in Arizona drive by carrying the bodies of 19 firefighters whose lives were claimed by an uncontrollable wind-driven wildfire on Sunday.

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There Are Now As Many Latinos in California as Non-Hispanic Whites
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 07/02/2013 - 15:14

Mi gente, as of today, there are just as many Latinos in California as there are non-Hispanic whites.

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Taco Bell DRAFT
Customers Return $3600 Cash Stuffed in Their Taco Bell To-Go Bags!
By Amaris Castillo | 07/02/2013 - 14:33

They will surely bring them good karma for this. According to People, three young Taco Bell customers in Michigan returned more than $3,000 after finding big stacks of bills in their drive-thru to-go bags.

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Nicolas Maduro
Is Venezuela Snowden's Last Resort?
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 07/02/2013 - 09:26

It seems NSA's whistleblower is growing desperate in his search for a new place to call home. Edward J. Snowden has been frantically trying to find a country to grant him asylum, sending out requests to nearly 20 nations.

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Beauty Queens Become Drug Cartel Wives
Beauty Queens Become Drug Cartel Trophy Wives
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 07/01/2013 - 15:21

In Latin America, the idea of a trophy wife is not quite what you might expect it to be. Beauty queens have become the wife of choice for the dons of competing drug cartels.

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NYPD Latino Law Enforcement Group Speaks Out About English-Only Rule
NYPD Latino Law Enforcement Group Speaks Out Against English-Only Rule
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 07/01/2013 - 15:19

The NYPD has reprimanded a total of 10 officers for speaking Spanish while on the job. Now the head of the National Latino Officers Association is ready to retaliate against the English-only policy.

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Phyllis Schlafly
Phyllis Schlafly Says Latinos Don't Get Bill of Rights, Have Too Many Kids
By Amaris Castillo | 07/01/2013 - 13:34

Phyllis Schlafly dropped a few interesting comments about Latinos and her thoughts on their relationship (or lack thereof) to the Republican Party.

In a recent phone interview with the Clay and Marty Show, the 88-year-old conservative activist said Latinos don’t understand core principles of U.S. government philosophy.

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Focus Now On House to Pass Immigration Reform
Attention Shifts to House After Senate Passes Immigration Bill
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 06/28/2013 - 19:25

Now that the immigration reform bill has passed in the Senate, the focus is now on the House to keep the bill going.

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