When Having Curves Gets Complicated
Latina View: When Having Curves Gets Complicated
By Galina Espinoza | 09/29/2010 - 18:36

Is there a problem with the way Latinas dress? That’s certainly the impression one gets after a slew of recent stories about men literally driven to distraction by the outfit choices of Hispanic women.


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VIDEO: Snooki Clarifies Her Ethnicity
Watch: Snooki Clarifies Her Ethnicity
By Mariela Rosario | 09/09/2010 - 15:30

Ever since we ran our story about Jersey Shore's self-proclaimed guidettes, Jenny "JWoww" Farley and Nicole "Snooki" Polizzi actually having Hispanic heritage, we've wondered if their ethnicity would ever be discussed on the show.


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Natalie Morales on Being Latina and Hosting Miss Universe
Natalie Morales on Being Latina, Hosting Miss Universe and What Makes a Woman Sexy
By Lee Hernandez | 08/20/2010 - 18:00

Today Show anchor, Natalie Morales couldn’t be more excited about hosting the 2010 Miss Universe Pageant at the Mandalay Bay Hotel in Las Vegas on Monday night. The bubbly and sweet host spoke to Latina.com about how she got the gig, why she’s not the least bit nervous about hosting the event, and what makes a woman sexy.
 
Are you excited to host the Miss Universe contest?  


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EXCLUSIVE: Selena Gomez: "I Really Need to Learn Spanish"
EXCLUSIVE: Selena Gomez: "I Really Need to Learn Spanish"
By Lee Hernandez | 08/20/2010 - 11:00

It’s only August, but Wizards of Waverly Place star Selena Gomez already knows what she wants for Christmas.
 


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EXCLUSIVE: Sofia Vergara on Her Emmy Nomination: “I’m So Happy to Represent for Latinas!”
By Lee Hernandez | 07/08/2010 - 11:24

This morning, Colombian actress Sofia Vergara earned a well-deserved Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Emmy nod for her scene-stealing work as Gloria Delgado-Pritchett on ABC’s hit comedy, Modern Family. The show was also nominated for Outstanding Comedy Series.


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Self-Made Woman: A Transgender Latina Tells Her Story
By Latina Staff | 05/07/2010 - 12:30

As told to Damarys Ocaña

Sometimes I think that women don’t appreciate their bodies, themselves and their own power enough. I know, because as a transgender woman, my female body has been 15 years in the making. I’ve worked extremely hard to build what you have been born with.


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Happy Mother's Day Wishes for Real Latina Mamis
By Mariela Rosario | 05/06/2010 - 17:55

We all love our mothers, and here at Latina.com we wanted to give you, our beloved readers, a chance to tell us all about why your mom is so special. We received so many beautiful submissions on our Facebook and Twitter pages that we were truly overwhelmed. In the end, we could only showcase 10 wonderful mamis and their daughters; but every mother we saw was special in one way or another.


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UPDATE: Aspiring Dancer Laura Garza's Remains Found, Family Seeks Justice
By Mariela Rosario | 04/27/2010 - 15:00

The remains of what police believe to be the body of Laura Garza, a 25-year-old Texas native who went missing over a year ago, were identified over the weekend. DNA tests confirmed that bones—originally discovered by ATV riders on April 11th in an out-of-the-way mining area of Mount Cobb, PA— were definitely those of the aspiring dancer. 


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Recasting "Alice in Wonderland"
By Damarys Ocaña Perez | 03/09/2010 - 13:00

Alice in Wonderland is an eye-popping, trippy ride, but looking over the cast makes you wonder: Why is every single last person white? For that matter, why is nearly everyone in Tim Burton’s 14 feature films white? For a guy who makes heroes out of the marginalized and overlooked, we would think he'd take diversity into consideration when it came to casting.


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"Jersey Shore" Latina Guidettes Spoof Oscar Nominees
By Mariela Rosario | 03/03/2010 - 17:00

The Jersey Shore cast has been everywhere lately. Seriously, it seems like they may have cloned Snooki and JWoww (God forbid—one of each is enough) because there is no escaping the, ahem, ladies of MTV's breakout reality sensation. Even if you try really, really hard.


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