Crushing On...Gabe Saporta
Crushing On...Gabe Saporta
By Latina Staff | 11/23/2011 - 13:33

This week, you crushed on Gabe Saporta, the lead singer (and lanky hottie) of alternative rock band Cobra Starship. The Uruguayan singer snagged more than 50 percent of votes, beating out Boricua salsero Marc Anthony and Mexican American chef Aarón Sánchez.


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EXCLUSIVE: Daniel from 'Quiero Mis Quinces' Talks Sports
EXCLUSIVE: Daniel from 'Quiero Mis Quinces' On Sports Theme & His Party's Cheerleader 'Damas'
By Amaris Castillo | 11/07/2011 - 16:04

Tonight on MTV Tr3s’ hit show, Quiero Mis Quinces, we meet Daniel – a Mexican American Houston native teen whose decided he wanted a quinces celebration of his own after seeing how much attention his family members received from theirs.

So what was the 15-year-old’s quinces party centered on? Sports. The theme was a no-brainer for Daniel, who is the starting middle linebacker of his high school’s freshman A-Team.


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Latino College Enrollment Skyrockets
A New High for Latinos in College
By Amaris Castillo | 11/03/2011 - 11:00

Great  and hopeful news for Latinos across the country; the numbers of Latinos enrolling in college have spiked to unparalleled levels across California and the U.S!

Pew Center Report: Record Number of Latino Kids in College


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J.Lo Is Bringing Latina Laughs to MTV
Jennifer Lopez Producing New Latina Comedy for MTV
By Amaris Castillo | 11/02/2011 - 13:00

According to The Hollywood Reporter, MTV has ordered a half-hour comedy developed by Boricua superstar Jennifer Lopez.


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Star Tracker: Selena Gomez, Vicente Fernández, Christina Aguilera, and more!
By Amaris Castillo | 11/02/2011 - 12:00

— Even with her crazy schedule, our October cover girl Selena Gomez always squeezes in time to stay looking gorgeous. Just Jared Jr. reports that the part-Mexican teen star got dolled up recently for the STARS 2011 Benefit Gala, which honored Rich Ross, the chairman of the Walt Disney Studios.


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Sofia and Oscar
Sofia Vergara & Oscar De La Hoya Launching Health Website for Latinos
By Amaris Castillo | 11/02/2011 - 10:30

Would you want to get health tips from Sofia Vergara and Oscar De La Hoya? The Colombian actress and Mexican American former pro-boxer have reportedly teamed up to work on launching a health website for Latinos.


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WATCH: Behind the Scenes of Ricky Martin's 'Evita' Photo Shoot
Behind the Scenes of Ricky Martin's 'Evita' Photo Shoot
By Amaris Castillo | 10/26/2011 - 08:43

We can’t think of a better way to perk up our morning than with a candidly shot video of the always-handsome Ricky Martin. A behind the scenes video of the Puerto Rican singer’s highly anticipated Broadway play Evita hit the web this week, and we were excited to get a glimpse.

Ricky Martin Returns to Broadway in ‘Evita’!


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Can Halloween Costumes Be Racist?
Are These Halloween Costumes Racist?
By Amaris Castillo | 10/25/2011 - 13:15

A group of students in Ohio are so unhappy with racial stereotypes portrayed in certain Halloween costumes that they have organized a poster campaign against it. According to Daily Mail, the Students Teaching Against Racism in Society (STARS) of Ohio University claim that some costumes people don for the holiday can cause humiliation to minority ethnic groups.


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What is it like being Latino in Hollywood? John Leguizamo & Rita Moreno Know
John Leguizamo & Rita Moreno On Being Latino in Hollywood
By Amaris Castillo | 10/25/2011 - 09:43

The more things change, the more they stay the same. Such is the case for actors John Leguizamo and Rita Moreno. Though their careers launched decades apart, both experienced similar hurdles in Hollywood because of their Latino identities.


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Eva Longoria VIDEO Tortilla
Eva Longoria Was The Only Kid in School With a Tortilla
By Amaris Castillo | 10/14/2011 - 13:15

Tomorrow wraps up the end of this year’s Hispanic Heritage Month, and what better way to close it then with a personal story from one of our October cover girls?


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