EXCLUSIVE VIDEO: Pitbull Performs at the Latina 15th Anniversary Party
EXCLUSIVE VIDEO: Pitbull Performs at the Latina 15th Anniversary Party
By Latina Staff | 09/27/2011 - 10:14

Pitbull gave us everything last night! 

We were honored to have Mr. Worldwide himself perform at our 15th Anniversary party last night in New York City. Pit rocked the house with all his hits, but our favorite moment of the night was when he broke into dance to let the crowd know, Armando is Here! Check out the video, the man has moves!

Check back for more exclusive video and photos from last night's amazing party!


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Shakira Is the 2011 Latin Grammy Person of the Year
Shakira Is the 2011 Latin Grammy Person of the Year
By Latina Staff | 09/27/2011 - 10:04

Shakira is having a very good year. Not only does she have a hot new boyfriend, Real Madrid’s Gerard Pique, but she was chosen as one of LATINA’S 15 Latinas We Love and now she has been named the 2011 Latin Recording Academy's Person of the Year —the youngest artist ever to receive the award.


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Gloria & Emilio Estefan
Gloria Estefan Week: Why She and Emilio Will Never Split Up!
By Angie Romero | 09/26/2011 - 17:00

When Marc and J.Lo split up, we were left with this huge void. Gone was our version of the royal couple. Just like that. The good news? We will always have Gloria and Emilio Estefan—our very own First Family! 


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J.R. Martinez
EXCLUSIVE: 'Dancing with the Stars' Contestant J.R. Martinez: "I Want To Make My Latin Community Proud!"
By Lee Hernandez | 09/26/2011 - 15:38

With the second episode of ABC's Dancing with the Stars airing tonight (8/7c), we caught up with this season's Latino standout J.R. Martinez. The Army Veteran and former All My Children star spoke to Latina.com about his Latino roots, what it's like to be on Dancing with the Stars, and why he wants to win the whole thing for his fellow Latinos!

Tell us about your Latin roots!


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Diego Boneta & Camilla Belle: A Modern Day Adam & Eve?
By Amaris Castillo | 09/26/2011 - 15:00

There’s a possibility that Diego Boneta and Camilla Belle will be heading way back in time for their next roles—we’re talking biblical era here. According to Deadline, Belle has signed on for the role as Eve in the big-screen adaptation based on Paradise Lost, the epic poem by 17th-century poet John Milton.


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Puss in Boots Has Swagger
WATCH: Puss in Boots Has Swagger
By Mariela Rosario | 09/26/2011 - 14:00

We really can't get enough of these Puss in Boots spoof promos so we sincerely hope the Dreamworks team keeps them coming even after the movie finally premieres in November, but we have our doubts. Until then, we'll allow ourselves to keep getting way to much joy out of these hysterical videos featuring the ever loveable, dashing and furry hero: Puss in Boots. Watch him below as he channels the Old Spice guy!

 


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Star Tracker: Anahí, Jessica Alba, Jorge Ramos, and more!
By Amaris Castillo | 09/26/2011 - 13:05

— After several organizations (including the National Institute of Women) accused Anahí’s new Snicker’s commercial of being sexist, the 28-year-old Mexican singer/actress finally spoke about the matter saying it was intended to be fun, but confessing it made women appear weak.


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Ricky Martin Takes A Stand Against Cyberbullying
By Amaris Castillo | 09/26/2011 - 12:00

Ricky Martin stood up against cyberbullying by changing his Twitter profile photo to that of a teenage boy who committed suicide after being picked on for being bisexual. The Puerto Rican singer himself came out of the closet in 2010, stating on his website that he was “a fortunate homosexual man” and blessed to be who he is.

Ricky Martin Comes Out of the Closet (Finally)


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Demi Lovato: "I’m Held More Accountable to Stay Healthy Now"
By Amaris Castillo | 09/26/2011 - 11:15

Since her new album’s (Unbroken) release last week, Demi Lovato has been on a whirlwind of interviews, opening up about her history with eating disorders and cutting behavior. In a recent interview with the Associated Press, the 19-year-old part-Mexican singer/actress spoke about her treatment team, which she described as “very strong.” “I check in with many, many people every single day,” she said.


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STUDY: Risks for Children of Illegal Immigrants High
STUDY: Undocumented Kids Pushed Into "Perpetual Outsider-Hood"
By Damarys Ocaña Perez | 09/26/2011 - 10:15

Fear. Lower school performance and economic expectations. Blocked social development. A lack of a sense of belonging. These are some of the effects on children who have an undocumented immigrant parent or lack legal status themselves, according to a study published recently in the Harvard Educational Review.

REPORT: Illegal Immigration from Mexico Drops Dramatically


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