By Johanna Ferreira | 05/24/2011 - 12:52
Last night on the MTV Tr3’s hit show, Quiero Mis Quinces, we met Yudiana from Salinas California. Yudiana had her heart set on doing her quinceañera in Mexico, but the Mexicana discovered that she could either have her quinces in California, or not have a quinces at all.
Yudiana spoke exclusively to Latina.com about her Mexican themed quinces, and how her grandmother's recent death took a toll on her quinceañera.
By Amaris Castillo | 05/10/2011 - 12:00
A rally was held this past Sunday in Mexico City to protest the country’s ongoing drug war. At the protest, poet Javier Sicilia called for the Mexican government to change its strategy in the war with drug cartels The New York Times reports. Sicilia’s son was killed along with six other people by a drug cartel over a month ago in the colonial city.
By Mariela Rosario | 05/05/2011 - 15:00
In a story so fantastical, it has to be true (because we seriously can not make this stuff up) Pancho Villa's great nephew Gen. Carlos Bibiano Villa Castillo has become the top cop in the coastal Quintana Roo state of Mexico.
By Fox News Latino | 05/03/2011 - 11:05
One of the Navy SEALs who helped kill Osama Bin Laden is the son of Mexican immigrants, according to a published report.
U.S. soldier Ruben Mejía, whose parents were born in Guanajuato, was part of the now-famed elite Navy SEAL squad, Team Six, who killed the world's most notorious terrorist, El Universal reported.
By Mariela Rosario | 04/15/2011 - 16:00
Over the last year, the situation in Arizona has become dire for many Latinos living in the South Western state. From SB 1070 to the brutal vigilante murder of little Brisenia Flores and her father, there have been so many injustices perpetrated against the Hispanic community.
By Celestrellas | 04/13/2011 - 13:40
By Amaris Castillo | 04/05/2011 - 16:00
As many as 300,000 residents who live along the Texas-Mexico border could lose millions of dollars over the next decade because they were not counted in the 2010 U.S. Census. According to Equal Voice newspaper, 95 percent of these residents, many of whom are poverty-stricken and live in unincorporated subdivisions called "colonias", were not mailed census forms. Hidalgo County has hired a lawyer and plans to sue the U.S. government for violating the protocol of mailing the forms.
By Mariela Rosario | 04/04/2011 - 18:15
Oh, J.Lo, we have no idea how you do it, but you manage to pull off every single look you try no matter how over the top it may seem for us mere mortals. Full on blue eye shadow? Check. Scandalous scarf dress? Check. It seems you just can't go wrong!
So, we weren't that surprised to see La Lopez rocking the super trendy turban headband to the fullest in Chichen Itza on the set of the video for her latest collaboration with Lil' Wayne, "I'm Into You."
She looked great, but we're still on the fence about this hair accessory. Tell us:
By Smriti Mundhra | 04/04/2011 - 13:00
It seems like Mexican indie rock band Hello Seahorse! has been poised for a breakthrough to the mainstream forever. The Mexico City-based foursome created three critically acclaimed albums, collected a handful of awards (their 2009 album Bestia snagged them an iTunes “Best New Artist” nod, an MTV VMA Latinoamerica and two Latin Grammy nominations) and shared the stage with rock giants like the Beastie Boys and The Killers.