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K-9 Unit Attacks On Latinos And Blacks On Rise In Los Angeles County
By Fox News Latino | 10/09/2013 - 12:32

The number of Latinos and African-Americans bitten by the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department canines have dramatically increased in the past few years, a new study released earlier this week states.

While the annual dog bites for whites, Native Americans and Pacific Islanders remained very low from the years 2004 to 2012, the number of K-9 unit attacks on Latinos and African-Americans rose in the same period.


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Alfonso Cuaron, Sandra Bullock and George Clooney at Gravity photocall in Venice
WATCH: 'Gravity's' Alfonso Cuaron On His New Movie
By Fox News Latino | 10/04/2013 - 14:34

Mexican director Alfonso Cuarón talks about the new thrilling space movie Gravity, starring good friends George Clooney and Sandra Bullock. Despite the lengthy shoot, the movie is already being hailed as an Oscar contender, the most important 3D movie to watch since Avatar and "a game-changer, both for the sci-fi genre and Hollywood filmmaking as a whole".


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Naya Rivera talks Demi Lovato, Glee, Etc
Naya Rivera On Practicing Kissing Demi Lovato, Her New Single & Cory Monteith Tribute
By Fox News Latino | 09/20/2013 - 12:11

Did “Glee’s” Naya Rivera and new onscreen love interest Demi Lovato practice before shooting their kissing scene on the show?

The 26-year-old actress jokingly told “Access Hollywood’s” Billy Bush and Kit Hoover they did.


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Luis Miguel Neglecting Kids
Report: Luis Miguel Neglecting Children, Ex Wants Child Support
By Fox News Latino | 09/13/2013 - 13:36

Looks like Luis Miguel and ex-girlfriend Aracely Arámbula are back in the news, and not for a good reason.

According to reports by several news sources, including TMZ.com, the Mexican crooner has been neglecting the couple’s two children and has not been paying regular child support.


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E-Cig Use Up Among Youth
E-Cig Use Up Among Youth
By Fox News Latino | 09/06/2013 - 11:17

The number of middle and high school students trying electronic cigarettes has doubled since last year according to the first large national study looking at use within that age group.

About 2 percent of students said they’d used an e-cigarette in the previous month, according to a survey done last year. This is up from 1 percent in 2011.

More kids still smoke traditional cigarettes than the new electronic ones, and it's not clear how dangerous e-cigarettes are. It's also not clear from the report how many are using them on a daily or weekly basis.


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Aaron Hernandez
Aaron Hernandez Says He Is a "Great Person" With An "Amazing Heart"
By Fox News Latino | 08/21/2013 - 11:32

He continues sitting in jail and there haven't been any significant developments in his legal case, but somehow former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez continues to make news.

The faces various murder charges, including for the killing of 27-year-old semi-pro football player, Odin Lloyd. 

His top jail cell hobby seems to be corresponding with fans who are now selling the letters he writes back to gossip web sites.


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New (Adorable!) Mammal Species Found in Ecuador & Colombia
New (Adorable!) Mammal Species Found in Ecuador & Colombia
By Fox News Latino | 08/16/2013 - 11:51

Researchers announced Thursday a rare discovery of a new mammal species called the olinguito. And its teddy bear face makes it instantly adorable.

The raccoon-sized critter leaps through the trees of mountainous forests of Ecuador and Colombia, but it shouldn't have been too hard to find — one of them lived in the Smithsonian-run National Zoo in the Washington for a year.

"It's been kind of hiding in plain sight for a long time" despite its extraordinary beauty, said Kristofer Helgen, the Smithsonian's curator of mammals.


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Brazilian Boy Kills His Family, Goes To School As Normal And Later Kills Himself
By Fox News Latino | 08/09/2013 - 11:30

A young Brazilian boy has people scratching their heads after he allegedly killed four of his family members, went to school, then returned home to commit suicide.

Brazilian police said they believe 13-year-old Marcelo Pesseghini shot both his parents, his grandmother and his great-aunt on Sunday night at their home in the state of São Paulo.


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Mariah Carey at the premiere of The Butler
Mariah Carey Recalls Being Spit On For The Color Of Her Skin
By Fox News Latino | 08/07/2013 - 17:02

Mariah Carey had to look no further than her own experiences with racism to get into character for her latest film role.

In “Lee Daniels' The Butler," Carey plays a woman whose rapist kills her husband right in front of her son's eyes.

The son, Cecil Gaines, was modeled after real-life butler Eugene Allen, who served numerous presidents over his 34-year career in the White House.


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Aaron Hernandez at Super Bowl Media Day
Case Against Aaron Hernandez For 2012 Murders 'Strengthens,' Sources Say
By Fox News Latino | 07/24/2013 - 15:07

New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez may be closer to being charged for the double murder of two Boston area immigrants in 2012, according to law enforcement sources who say prosecutors have begun presenting a "strengthening" case to a Suffolk County grand jury.


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