By Cristina Arreola | 07/07/2014 - 14:58
In the United States, we associate several traditions with weddings: the playing of the Wedding March (aka "Here Comes the Bride"), the clanging of church bells, an over-the-top layered cake, and the exchanging
By Cristina Arreola | 04/10/2014 - 12:25
After a university student was beaten and stripped naked by masked government supporters in Venezuela last week, outraged demonstrators have taken to social media to show their solidarity.
By Cristina Arreola | 03/25/2014 - 12:22
Move over, Disneyland!
By Cristina Arreola | 03/03/2014 - 15:59
Carnival (Carnaval!) is in full swing in Brazil, drawing hundreds of thousands of people out onto the streets for nights of debauchery and festivity.
By Cristina Arreola | 02/13/2014 - 11:23
Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro faces criticism from human rights groups for launching a campaign to squash demonstrations against his government.
By Cristina Arreola | 12/23/2013 - 13:36
Here in the United States, we have our own set of Christmas traditions: Santa Claus comes down the chimney, eats a cookie left out for him by eager children, and drops off loads of presents for the kids who have
By Cristina Arreola | 12/19/2013 - 13:40
A 13-year-old gave birth to triplets in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic on Tuesday. The hospital says that the mother and her newborns are out of danger.