Julian Castro at the Democratic National Convention on September 4, 2012
5 Things You May Not Know About San Antonio Mayor Julian Castro
By Sugey Palomares | 09/05/2012 - 16:00

Mayor of San Antonio Julian Castro received praise and a standing ovation as the first Latino to deliver a keynote speech during last night’s Democratic National Convention in Charlotte, North Carolina. The 37-year-old politician touched on immigration, education, and his family’s legacy.


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Marco Rubio at the Republican National Convention
Election 2012: Did Marco Rubio Upstage GOP Nominee Mitt Romney at the RNC?
By Viviana Hurtado | 09/04/2012 - 16:00

Considered by many a “rising star” in the Republican party, Senator Marco Rubio’s introduction of Mitt Romney was nothing short of high voltage.  Florida’s junior Senator defended his GOP values of small government and free enterprise, with plugs to liberty--this last principle illustrated with personal touches, references to his immigrant Cuban parents, and some phrases in Spanish.  Although not quite stealing the show at the 2012 Republican National Convention, he got close and got it back on track after surpri


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Jennifer Lopez and a fan at one of her concerts
The Status: William Levy, J.Lo, Romeo Santos and More!
By Sugey Palomares | 09/01/2012 - 11:00

These celebrities sure keep themselves busy! We did the spying for you and found out what your favorite stars were up to this week. Check out our rundown of pictures shared by our Latino stars on social media.


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Star Tracker: Eddie & LeAnn
Eddie Cibrian's Wife LeAnn Rimes Checks Into Treatment Center
By Sugey Palomares | 08/30/2012 - 13:00

Eddie Cibrian’s wife and country singer, LeAnn Rimes checked herself into an in-patient treatment center after revealing that she is struggling to cope with emotional issues and anxiety, reports People.


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College Graduates
College-Educated Latinos Struggle to Find High-Earning Jobs
By Sugey Palomares | 08/29/2012 - 17:00

Latinos may be the largest minority group enrolled in 2-year and 4-year colleges, according to a recent Pew Research Center study, but a new report highlights that Latino college graduates are having a hard time entering the workforce with high-earning positions.


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George Lopez and Eva Longoria at the 2011 ALMA Awards
Eva Longoria and George Lopez to Host ALMA Awards for the Third Time!
By Sugey Palomares | 08/28/2012 - 15:22

Our favorite co-hosts are back for another round!

Eva Longoria and George Lopez are set to host the 2012 National Council of La Raza (NCLR) ALMA Awards for the third year in a row. The annual awards ceremony is organized by the organization, which promotes and celebrates Latinos in media. The award show airs Friday, September 21 at 8pm EST on NBC.


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Larry Hernandez and his children in Larrymania
Mun2 to Launch New Reality Show ‘LARRYMANIA’ Starring Larry Hernandez
By Sugey Palomares | 08/28/2012 - 10:19

Mun 2 is giving the "Carita de Angel" singer more face time!

This fall, the network is launching a reality television show featuring the award-winning Latin music superstar Larry Hernandez, titled Larrymania. The 10-episode, one hour, reality series will invite fans to take a look at the private singer's personal life and his growing empire. 


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Victoria Justice and Fun Size co-star Thomas Mann Instagram picture
The Status: Victoria Justice, Eva Longoria, Enrique Iglesias, And More!
By Sugey Palomares | 08/25/2012 - 11:00

Don’t want to admit to your celeb stalking online? No worries, we did all of the dirty work for you! Check out photos your favorite stars posted this week on social media.


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Jennifer Lopez in Maid in Manhattan
Study Claims Latinos Are Most Affected By Ethnic Stereotypes
By Sugey Palomares | 08/22/2012 - 19:00

We all know ethnic stereotypes carry be quite negative, but a new study claims that the stereotypical Latino roles of maids, sexy vixens, and criminals we see in Hollywood may play a huge role in how the mass population views Latinos.


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College Graduates
Latino College Enrollment Exceeds 2 Million - What the Stats Really Mean
By Sugey Palomares | 08/21/2012 - 17:00

While students across the U.S. prepare for fall semester, a new study by the Pew Research Center confirms that Latinos are now the largest minority group enrolled in 4-year colleges. According to the center’s evaluation of the 2010 Census results, over 2 million Latinos (between the ages of 18-24) enrolled in higher education institutions in 2011.

Not only that, but 76 percent of Latinos finished high school last year, a 3 percent increase from 2010.


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