Israel Hernandez
Miami Teen Dies After Being Tasered By Police
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 08/08/2013 - 09:42

An 18-year-old Miami teen died on Tuesday after being Tasered by police.

According to Miami New Times, Miami Beach Police caught Israel Hernandez tagging a former McDonald's building near near 71st Street and Collins Avenue before fatally Tasering him.

"I just cant believe it," Hernandez's best friend Rafael Lynch told Miami New Times. "I still have his hat and his board. They still smell like him. It's crazy."


Read more
Swine & Wine 2013: Ana Quincoces
'Swine & Wine' Chefs Michelle Bernstein, Ingrid Hoffman & More Show You the Art of Roasting a Pig! (VIDEO)
By Dan Koday | 03/12/2013 - 13:47

Each year, South Beach Wine & Food Festival takes over the sandy beaches of Miami for almost a week's worth of eating & drinking under sunny skies. One of the signature events, Goya Foods' Swine & Wine, tends to attract some of the largest names in Latin cuisine, from host Michelle Bernstein and Ingrid Hoffmann to Jose Mendin - and for good reason!


Read more
Wilmer Valderrama on the beach in Miami
Wilmer Valderrama Shirtless in Miami Beach
By Latina Staff | 01/10/2013 - 12:03

Ow ow! Wilmer Valderrama showed off just one reason why he's considered a ladies man: a hot body! The 32-year-old actor was snapped chatting, relaxing and walking along the beach (with a mystery girl in tow!) in Miami Beach, Florida earlier this week. He was in town after spending the New Year in the Bahamas with friends Eva Longoria and Amaury Nolasco.

The actor later covered up with a t-shirt and lounged around a bit before packing up. (Though we're sure he wanted to spend the rest of the beautiful day out on the beach!)


Read more
WATCH: The Real Housewives of Miami Mama Elsa Trashes Co-Star Joanna Krupa
WATCH: 'The Real Housewives of Miami' Mama Elsa Trashes Co-Star Joanna Krupa
By Sugey Palomares | 01/04/2013 - 15:21

Holy mojitos! The Real Housewives of Miami's second season was a cocktail recipe for intense drama and the reunion special gave us a double dose thanks to Mama Elsa's murmuring catfights with model Joanna Krupa.

The Cuban mother of publicist Marisol Patton grew major popularity in the first season thanks to her hilarious catch phrases and psychic abilities, but it doesn't seem like any of that rubbed Joanna the right way. The tension only grew worse on Bravo's special last night!


Read more
Miami Florida
Miami's 5 Hottest Hotel Scenes!
By Karina Martinez-Carter | 12/12/2012 - 13:13

In Miami, it’s the huge, thumping clubs that get most of the attention for nightlife, but during the day and early evenings, hotel pools and bars are the places to see, be seen and socialize. From the stylish crowds sipping drinks to the eye-catching architecture, design and views, the hotel scene in the city is definitely worth checking out.

These are five of the most chic and entertaining hotels for spending a day or starting the night, regardless of where you are bunking up during your trip to the energetic beachside city.


Read more
Marc Anthony and Shannon de Lima at the 27th Annual Sports Spectacular
Shirtless Marc Anthony Hangs Out With Girlfriend Shannon de Lima (And His Twins) in Miami
By Latina Staff | 11/09/2012 - 12:59

While J.Lo and Casper Smart may be constantly chased by paparazzi, Marc Anthony and his girlfriend Shannon de Lima aren’t left behind.


Read more
Jersey Shore final season cast photo
Adios Jersey Shore: 5 Latino Connections
By Jesus Trivino | 10/04/2012 - 17:00

With the series finale of Jersey Shore airing tonight, here are a handful of Latino links to the MTV hit reality show.


Read more
Sean Paul
Ask a Non-Latino Celeb: Sean Paul Says That In Miami "They Think I'm Cuban"
By Lee Hernandez | 02/09/2012 - 13:15

Our Non-Latino Celeb of the Week is Jamaican pop and reggaee artist Sean Paul. The 39-year-old singer, who is best known for hit songs like "Gimme the Light" and "Temperature," spoke exclusively to Latina.com about his Latino friends in Hollywood,  why he plans to record more music in Spanish, and his crush on Sofia Vergara!


Read more
Gloria Estefan 2
Gloria Estefan on Latinas: "We are smarter because we let the men think they are"
By Siobhan Morrissey | 09/20/2011 - 15:00

If you do business with a Hispanic company in this country, the odds are you’ll find a Latina at the helm. “Seven out of 10 Hispanic businesses are run by Latinas,” said Nina G. Vaca, board member of the United States Hispanic Chamber of Commerce.


Read more
Gloria Estefan Honored with the Ultimate Latina Award
Gloria Estefan Honored with the Ultimate Latina Award
By Siobhan Morrissey | 09/20/2011 - 10:00

Gloria Estefan must have been born with the Latina entrepreneur gene.  As a two-year-old toddler, the platinum recording star recalls, someone took a picture of her with her father in front of a Miami Beach hotel and moments later she told him that one day she would buy that hotel for him.


Read more