Rio Grande River
Couple Marries in Rio Grande River Border to Avoid Immigration Issues
By Sugey Palomares | 04/12/2013 - 09:56

Talk about romance! A couple got hitched on their very own love boat, a Zodiac raft, which traveled from the Rio Grande river border to the U.S. in order to avoid immigration issues, reports the AFP. Ruben Alfonso Fierro, 27, a Mexican citizen, left the U.S. temporary, but was not allowed back into the country due to his undocumented status.


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Beyonce and Jay-Z in Cuba for their wedding anniversary
Beyonce and Jay-Z's Trip to Cuba Deemed Legal by U.S. Treasury Department
By Sugey Palomares | 04/10/2013 - 09:49

Since getting snapped enjoying their 5thwedding anniversary in Cuba, Beyonce and Jay-Z have been in the center of a heated debate about their Caribbean getaway. Travel to Cuba is restricted to U.S. citizens under the embargo, but visas are granted for academic, religious, journalistic or cultural exchange purposes.


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Marco Rubio speaks during the 2012 Republican National Convention
5 Latino Politicians Who Have Supported Strict Immigration Reform
By Sugey Palomares | 04/09/2013 - 13:29

Conservatives aren’t backing down from the immigration debate. As lawmakers from Washington return from a two-week recess, the next few weeks will be crucial in the development of an immigration reform bill, which will affected millions of undocumented immigrants in the U.S. Learn what these Republican Latino politicians stand for and let us know if you agree.


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Linda Perry
8 Gay Latino Celebs Who Are Out and Proud!
By Lee Hernandez | 04/09/2013 - 09:51

Linda Perry has been buzzing this week after news broke that she's engaged to The Talk co-host Sara Gilbert are officially engaged! The Brazilian songwriter planned a musical picnic to pop the question.


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Obama Budget Cuts: Were Latinos Wrong to Vote for The President?
Obama Budget Cuts: Were Latinos Wrong to Vote for The President?
By Sugey Palomares | 04/08/2013 - 15:11

Congress is back from recess today and looking closely at President Barack Obama’s second term agenda, including his proposed budget cuts. In a previous appearance on NBC’s Meet the Press, Obama stated that his top priorities were developing immigration reform and creating harsher gun laws.


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10 Latino Actors and Directors Roger Ebert Championed in His Reviews
10 Latino Actors and Directors Roger Ebert Championed in His Reviews
By Tom Castaneda | 04/05/2013 - 14:53

The entertainment world is mourning the death of legendary film critic Roger Ebert, who passed away at the age of 70 on Thursday after a long battle with thyroid cancer. Ebert, the first film critic to win a Pulitzer Prize for Criticism, reviewed films for the Chicago Sun-Times from 1967 until his passing and hosted At the Movies with rival critic Gene Siskel. During his career, Ebert even helped shine a spotlight on Latin luminaries in Hollywood.


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Fidel Castro Calls North Korea the Biggest Nuclear Threat
Fidel Castro Calls North Korea the Biggest Nuclear Threat Since Cuba's Missile Crisis
By Sugey Palomares | 04/05/2013 - 14:21

As tensions rise concerning North Korean threats to attack the U.S. using nuclear force, Fidel Castro recently shared his concern over the current crisis and urged American politicians to avoid confrontation with the communist country’s leader Kim Jong Un.


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Beyonce poses for photos with school children as she tours Old Havana, Cuba
Jay-Z and Beyonce Head to Cuba for Five-Year Wedding Anniversary!
By Sugey Palomares | 04/04/2013 - 16:55

Oye, caballero! Beyonce and Jay-Z are taking Havana, Cuba by storm! The famous couple is basking in the Caribbean to celebrate their 5th wedding anniversary. B and the Brooklyn-born rapper are reportedly joined by their mothers and have been stirring up fan frenzy worthy of Fidel Castro being envious of.


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Selena Gomez and Jimmy Fallon
Jimmy Fallon’s 5 Best Latino Guests Ever!
By Sugey Palomares | 04/03/2013 - 12:53

Jimmy Fallon has reportedly closed a new deal to replace late night host Jay Leno on NBC's Late Night in 2014. No word yet on when exactly the former SNL comedian will take over, but we can't wait to see him in the new timeslot! In honor of Jimmy's new gig, we are counting down his best Latino guests ever. Who is your favorite?


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Associated Press office in New York City
AP Officially Drops 'Illegal Immigrant' Term from Stylebook
By Sugey Palomares | 04/02/2013 - 16:28

The Associated Press, which is known as 'the world's oldest and largest news-gathering organization,' will no longer include the term 'illegal immigrant' in their Stylebook. The Senior Vice President and Executive Editor Kathleen Carroll confirmed the news in a blog entry and explained the motive behind the decision.


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