Shakira at 40 Principales Awards in Spain in December 2011
Gorgeous Latinas We Love in Honor of Colombia's Independence Day!
By Latina Staff | 07/20/2012 - 15:28

Wave your flags in the air! We are celebrating Colombia's Independence Day by taking a look at the beautiful Latinas that represent their country and culture to the fullest!


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Pregnant Girl
Ten-year-old Colombian Girl Gives Birth To Baby
By Latina Staff | 04/09/2012 - 16:50

By: Araceli Cruz

They say kids are growing up way too fast these days, and today’s news about a 10-year-old Colombian girl giving birth just verifies that statement is a fact.

The young girl, whose name is being withheld due to privacy concerns, is one of the youngest in history to deliver a baby. The child was 5-pound, 5-ounce baby and was born via caesarean section.

The most astonishing part is that the girl didn’t even realize she was pregnant when she arrived at the hospital bleeding and experiencing contractions.


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Juanes' Fans Can Compete for a Chance to Perform Duet With Him
By Amaris Castillo | 12/13/2011 - 16:42

The news surrounding Juanes’ highly anticipated MTV Unplugged album recording has just gotten sweeter!

Tr3s announced yesterday that the award-winning Colombian rocker will not only perform on stage – but he will also open it up to his most talented fans. How so? Through a competition, of course! Did you think it would be that easy to share the stage with one of Latin music’s most beloved artists!? We didn’t think so.


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Shakira Week: Sneak Peek of 'Shakira: Live from Paris' Day 5!
Shakira Week: Sneak Peek of 'Shakira: Live from Paris' Day 5!
By Amaris Castillo | 12/06/2011 - 10:23

Today’s the bittersweet end to our Shakira Week, during which we’ve brought you exclusive video from the Colombian superstar’s upcoming Live from Paris DVD. The DVD goes on sale today and we hope you’ve enjoyed the behind-the-scenes access clips of Shaki during her Sale el Sol world tour.


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Shakira Week: Sneak Peek of 'Shakira: Live from Paris' Day 4!
Shakira Week: Sneak Peek of 'Shakira: Live from Paris' Day 4!
By Amaris Castillo | 12/05/2011 - 10:11

As part of our Shakira Week, we’re bringing you more exclusive video from the Colombian superstar’s upcoming Live from Paris DVD, (on sale tomorrow). We’ve already brought you behind-the-scenes access of Shaki as she has enjoyed the scenes of Israel, Lebanon, and Morocco during her Sale el Sol tour.

Shakira Week: Sneak Peek of 'Shakira: Live from Paris' Day 3!


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Shakira Week: 'Shakira: Live from Paris' Day 3
Shakira Week: Sneak Peek of 'Shakira: Live from Paris' Day 3!
By Amaris Castillo | 12/02/2011 - 12:30

It’s the third day of our Shakira Week and we’re bringing you more exclusive video from the Colombian superstar’s upcoming Live from Paris DVD, (on sale December 6th). As part of this special week, we’re giving you behind-the-scenes access of her Sale el Sol tour, during which she traveled the world!


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EXCLUSIVE: 'The War We Are Living' - An Afro-Colombian Story
EXCLUSIVE: 'The War We Are Living' An Afro-Colombian Story
By Amaris Castillo | 11/01/2011 - 13:30

In Colombia’s Pacific southwest region, gold is abundant. So much so that it has helped sustain the livelihoods of the region’s Afro-Colombians for generations. But now, gold has become the center of friction between local people and militias in the area. The tension has been captured in a new PBS special called The War We Are Living, premiering tonight on PBS at 10 p.m. ET.


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How Sofia, Eva, and Zoe Are Giving Back
How Sofia, Eva, and Zoe Are Giving Back
By Amaris Castillo | 10/24/2011 - 13:00

Ever wondered what Sofia Vergara and our cover girls Eva Longoria and Zoe Saldana have in common? Besides being Latina (of course), all three have huge hearts!

Christina Aguilera Takes on World Hunger

Here’s a quick summary of each actress’ latest philanthropic efforts:


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Bill Clinton Loves Him Some Juanes!
By Amaris Castillo | 10/24/2011 - 11:30

Juanes continues to amaze us! AOL Música reports that the Colombian rocker was the only Latino to be invited to a benefit concert by former President Bill Clinton. The concert, held to celebrate the tenth anniversary of the William J.


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Shakira & Gerard Pique Are Just Fine - Thanks!
Shakira & Gerard Pique Are Just Fine - Thanks!
By Amaris Castillo | 10/05/2011 - 11:15

Rumors of trouble in Shakira’s relationship with soccer star Gerard Pique spurred by the fact that the two haven't been photographed together recently have hopefully been put to rest. Our Colombian cover girl shut people up herself yesterday with a short but sweet post on Twitter.


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