By Amaris Castillo | 05/31/2013 - 15:30 | 0 Comments
Puerto Rico made headlines this week after its governor Alejandro Garcia Padilla signed two bills into law; one which prohibits employment discrimination based on gender or sexual orientation, and the other which adds to the island’s domestic violence law protections with regards to sexual orientation. This decision came after much pushing...
By Sugey Palomares | 05/28/2013 - 16:07 | 0 Comments
On Sunday, Argentine President Cristina Fernandez celebrated the 10-year anniversary of the government she and her late husband Nestor Kirchner started in 2003. In honor of Argentina's...
By Amaris Castillo | 04/11/2013 - 11:01 | 0 Comments
Cristina Fernández de Kirchner has been snubbed from the late Margaret Thatcher’s funeral. Reports have swirled all morning about Argentina’s president not receiving an invitation to the ceremony for Britain’s first female Prime Minister. The funeral is set to take place next week.
By Fox News Latino | 01/28/2013 - 12:13 | 0 Comments
Argentine Martin Parlato has created a Web site so that cybernauts can help make other people's dreams come true, a project he began in honor of his father who died when he was a child.
The U.S.-registered site Posibl.com, which went online last November and has already helped several youngsters fulfill their dreams, began out of "...
By Amaris Castillo | 12/27/2012 - 16:14 | 0 Comments
A lot can happen in a year - stories both big and small. Stories that made our hearts ache and others that made us shake our heads in disbelief. And they've all been fascinating. We racked our brains and picked a handful of Latino news stories that were just that.
By Samantha Leal | 11/01/2012 - 17:00 | 0 Comments
The voting age in Argentina dropped from 18 to 16 on Wednesday, which could help President Cristina Fernandez before the 2013 mi-term elections, reports Reuters.
Dozens of those opposed to the measure in the lower house...
By Samantha Leal | 10/10/2012 - 08:17 | 0 Comments
A court order announced on Tuesday stopped a rape victim from having an abortion in Argentina, and has ignited controversy in a country where it is legal to have an abortion in the case of rape.
The operation was to be the first legal abortion performed in a public hospital following the reform passed by the Buenos Aires municipal...
By Samantha Leal | 09/26/2012 - 09:04 | 0 Comments
Argentine President Cristina Fernandez has been on a U.S. tour this week, and she has been sending a message to all naysayers in Washington and on Wall Street who say Argentina is headed for an economic disaster: you're wrong.
The Argentine government has racked up several "IOUs" as its tried to recover from its world-record debt default a decade ago...
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