By Amaris Castillo | 05/23/2013 - 14:39 | 0 Comments
We think it's safe to say that Jose Canseco will never get a social media job. The former All-Star outfielder actually live-tweeted the moment Las Vegas police arrived to his home after he was accused of rape and, get this, included the name of his apparent accuser.
In a series of poorly-written tweets, the Cuban...
By Sugey Palomares | 05/23/2013 - 12:07 | 0 Comments
Jennifer Lopez is teaming up with Verizon Wireless to launch a new mobile brand, including retail stores, aimed at the fast-growing Latino population. The Puerto Rican mogul announced details about her new business venture named...
By Amaris Castillo | 05/23/2013 - 11:48 | 0 Comments
Where are the Latinos in Pennsylvania? The state's Governor Tom Corbett (R) can’t seem to find any.
“We do not have any staff members in there. If you can find us one, please let me know," the elected official said during a roundtable discussion hosted by Spanish-language newspaper Al Dia News in Philadelphia, when asked if he had...
By Sugey Palomares | 05/23/2013 - 10:31 | 0 Comments
A new Harvard University study suggests that it may be more difficult for Latinos to gather election information from voting officials. Political science graduate students Julie Faller, Noah Nathan and Ariel White discovered that local election officials were less likely to reply to emails signed with Spanish names. ...
By Amaris Castillo | 05/23/2013 - 09:54 | 0 Comments
Sofia Vergara’s heavy accent will be thrown out of the window in her latest role. That’s because the Colombian actress will be speaking her native tongue.
The beloved Modern Family star has returned to the Spanish-language telenovela world with the recent filming of a “mini telenovela,”...
By Samantha Leal | 05/22/2013 - 12:23 | 0 Comments
Congrats to JoAnna Garcia Swisher and hubby Nick Swisher, who welcomed a baby girl into the world! According to the Associated Press, the Cleveland Indians first basemen, 32, was placed on paternity leave Tuesday, May 21.
The actress, 33,...
By Sugey Palomares | 05/22/2013 - 12:05 | 0 Comments
Cuba is now allowing individual imports of appliances, lifting a ban imposed in 2005 after a wave of energy shortages and blackouts, reports the AP. As a result, Cubans are now able to bring up to two appliances per person into the...
By Amaris Castillo | 05/22/2013 - 11:26 | 0 Comments
A Marine who suffered severe injuries in Afghanistan was treated to a beautiful wedding by his adopted Californian hometown.
After Juan Dominguez lost both his legs and right arm from an explosive device in Afghanistan, he met aspiring graphic designer Alexis while he was an outpatient at the U.S. Naval Medical Center in San Diego....
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