FNL Facebook Beheading Videos
Facebook Will Allow Beheading Videos In News Feeds, But Says It's Working On New Warnings
By Fox News Latino | 10/23/2013 - 14:52

Facebook has surreptitiously resumed allowing decapitation videos to be posted on its website, lifting a temporary ban it had placed earlier this year on content featuring graphic violence.

The controversy — which has drawn in British Prime Minister David Cameron — illustrates the difficulty of setting a universal standard across the 1 billion-user social network.


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Home Video Shows FB Murderer's Encounter With Wife
Home Video Shows Facebook Murderer's Encounter With Wife
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 09/19/2013 - 10:54

Last month, 31-year-old Florida resident Derek Medina, confessed to shooting his wife via Facebook.


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FNL exchange Facebook killer pleads
Facebook Murderer Derek Medina Pleads Not Guilty, Trial Set For November
By Fox News Latino | 08/30/2013 - 10:45

A man accused of killing his wife and then posting a confession and a bloody picture of her body on Facebook has pleaded not guilty in Florida.

Prosecutors say 31-year-old Derek Medina fatally shot 26-year-old Jennifer Alfonso at their South Miami townhome earlier this month. A judge on Thursday set a tentative trial date of Nov. 4.

Medina is charged with second-degree murder, but The Miami Herald reports prosecutors will likely seek a first-degree murder indictment when the grand jury returns in September.


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Latinos Top Everyone On Social Media, Study Says
Latinos Top Everyone On Social Media, Study Says
By Amaris Castillo | 08/08/2013 - 12:18

Latinos and their use on social media outshine everyone else and their mama. According to a new report by the Pew Internet & American Life Project, a whopping 80 percent of Latinos keep their fingers busy on sites such as Facebook and Twitter.


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Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg Calls for Immigration Reform
By Amaris Castillo | 08/06/2013 - 13:07

Mark Zuckerberg is on board with those who want immigration reform. According to Yahoo!, Facebook’s CEO spoke out publicly for the first time in favor of immigration reform in the U.S.


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10 Facebook Hashtags You Should Never Use
10 Facebook Hashtags You Should Never Use
By Jesus Trivino | 06/23/2013 - 11:00

Last week social media giant, Facebook, finally introduced hashtags to its world. Yet, as we all know from Twitter, Tumblr and Instagram, hashtagging is addictive (and sometimes cheesy). While you start inserting “#” in your Facebook posts, be wary and don’t make an #epic #fail. Click on to see how. 


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Shakira and Zoe Saldana
Angelina's Double Mastectomy: Celebs & Latina Readers React
By Amaris Castillo | 05/17/2013 - 14:40

Ever since Angelina Jolie revealed that she had a preventive double mastectomy surgery this spring, it seems like the whole world has commented on the shocking decision, including two of our fave Latina celebs – actress Zoë Saldaña and Colombian superstar Shaki


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The 20 Greatest Lessons We’ve Learned from Our Moms
By Amaris Castillo | 05/12/2013 - 09:03

Someone did say mothers know best. In honor of this upcoming Mother’s Day, we took to our Facebook page to ask Latina.com readers about the greatest lessons taught to them by their Mamis.

We were touched to receive a flood of comments filled with everything from tenderly sweet words to harsher stand-straight-and-face-this-God-forsaken-world kind of advice.


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HRC Red Equal Sign
Gay Marriage: HRC Red Equal Sign Goes Viral on Facebook
By Samantha Leal | 03/27/2013 - 10:32

As the Supreme Court hears arguments to decide the fate of marriage equality, including the fate of Proposition 8, which outlawed same-sex marriages in California, a number of Facebook users have changed their profile pictures to a red image featuring an equal sign. But what's this all about?

Turns out, it's the red version of the Human Rights Campaign logo, an advocacy group for gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender people. The group posted the red logo on its Facebook page Tuesday morning and called for others to adopt the image in support of marriage equality.


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Danny Trejo Meme
Our 12 Favorite Latino Memes of 2012!
By Amaris Castillo | 12/27/2012 - 18:27

You've sent them to friends in fits of laughter - sometimes even in tears. They permeate your Facebook newsfeed, litter your Instagram account, and dance through cyberspace faster than a quick salsa number.

We're talking about Internet memes. If you're not careful, hours can be shaved from your life just laughing and sharing them with those closest to you. But that's the fun in it.

Below are our favorite Latino memes of 2012. Go ahead, share... help us continue the cycle.


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