Mayan Murals in Guatemalan Kitchen
Mayan Mural Found By Family Starting Home Renovations
By Samantha Leal | 09/18/2012 - 17:00

A family in Chajul, Guatamela, looking to start home renovations, discovered their home held quite the secret. Underneath their walls, they found paintings. Now, five years later, those paintings have been identified as an authentic Mayan mural by National Geographic, centuries old and preserved under layers of plaster. 

Scientists are now racing against time to help preserve the mural, before light disintegrates the artwork itself. 


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Pitbull performs at KTUphoria in New Jersey
WATCH: Pitbull Releases 'Global Warming' Teaser!
By Sugey Palomares | 09/17/2012 - 18:00

Pitbull is preparing a new, fresh batch of addictive tracks for his upcoming seventh-studio album, Global Warming, which officially drops November 19.

Mr. Worldwide is nominated for "Best Male Artist" at the 2012 MTV European Music Awards, and is currently on his Planet Pit international tour.


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Jennifer Lopez and Katie Couric
WATCH: J.Lo Opens Up About Relationship With Casper Smart on 'Katie'
By Sugey Palomares | 09/17/2012 - 15:30

Jennifer Lopez didn’t shy away about the topic on love and relationships during her visit to the Katie show on Friday.


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Male, Female Latino
1 in 3 Americans Think Most Hispanics Are Undocumented
By Samantha Leal | 09/17/2012 - 15:00

A new poll released by the National Hispanic Media Coalition and Latino Decisions found that more than 30 percent of non-Hispanics believe that the majority (more than half) of Hispanics are undocmented. The truth? Around 18 percent of Hispanics in the U.S. are undocumented, while only 37 percent of U.S. Hispanics are actually immigrants, according to findings by NBC Latino


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Mariah Carey arrives at the American Idol auditions in New York City on Sept 16
American Idol Auditions Start in the Big Apple
By Samantha Leal | 09/17/2012 - 13:00

American Idol auditions have officially kicked off in New York City! Judges Mariah Carey, Keith Urban, Nicki Minaj and Randy Jackson began auditions at Lincoln Center. Ryan Seacrest was also there, and will continue as host when the show returns for the 12th season.


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Sofia Vergara GQ Mexico Cover
Sofia Vergara on Career: "My Looks Have Opened So Many Doors"
By Sugey Palomares | 09/14/2012 - 13:00

Sofia Vergara gets real about her career and curves for GQ Mexico’s September cover story.

The 40-year-old actress adorns the cover in leopard-print lingerie and poses braless in a sheer top for one of the spreads. In the interview, the newly engaged actress cites Sophia Loren as one of her idols for her “beauty and sex appeal.”


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Mother with baby
New Study Finds Mexican Moms More Nurturing than U.S.-born Mothers
By Samantha Leal | 09/13/2012 - 09:59

A new study on Mexican-American immigrant mothers finds that they are less tense than Chinese or non-Latino white mothers and that they provide more "warm and supportive home settings."


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Phil Schiller presents the new iPhone 5 on September 12, 2012
Apple Announces the iPhone 5
By Samantha Leal | 09/12/2012 - 14:29

Apple announced the newest iPhone, iPhone 5, at a special event in San Francisco at the Yerba Buena Center for the Arts. Apple CEO Tim Cook and vice president of marketing Phil Schiller took the stage to talk about Apple's newest product innovations, while most attendees and liveblog followers waited eagerly for the details on the (rumored) phone announcement, which came quickly.


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Jennifer Lopez at the Q'Viva: The Chosen TCA in 2012
Jennifer Lopez Partners With Nuvo To Expand Their Latino Audience
By Sugey Palomares | 09/12/2012 - 13:00

Jennifer Lopez is continuing to expand her power and influence behind the camera.

Besides developing a coming-of-age pilot about a lesbian couple for ABC, J.Lo has officially partnered with NUVO, the first English-language cable network for Latinos. The Boricua mogul and her production company, Nuyorican Productions, will develop creative programming and marketing partnership in order to expand overall viewership.


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Undocumented immigrants wait with Deferred Action Childhood Arrival applications
First Round of Deferred Deportation Candidates Are Approved
By Samantha Leal | 09/12/2012 - 09:41

The first round of approved applications for the delayed deportation program enacted by President Obama was announced, reports Fox News Latino. The move comes less than two months before the presidential election. 


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