Oklahoma Senator Wants to Ban Hoodies
Oklahoma Senator Wants to Ban Hoodies
By Cristina Arreola | 01/05/2015 - 14:50

Drop that sweatshirt. A proposed amendment in Oklahoma would make the act of wearing a hoodie in public illegal and punishable by a fine of up to $500. Seriously. 

Read more
Moore, Oklahoma tornado damage
Oklahoma Tornado: How You Can Help
By Sugey Palomares | 05/21/2013 - 09:50

A massive mile-wide tornado ripped through Oklahoma on Monday and killed nearly 24 people. Homes, businesses, and schools were left in ruins, especially in the hardest hit suburb of Moore.

Read more
314 New Immigration Laws Passed This Year
By Damarys Ocaña Perez | 10/06/2010 - 11:01

Think Arizona’s SB1070 law is tough on undocumented immigrants? Well, not only are several other states currently crafting similar laws, but many are in an immigration law-passing frenzy.  In the first half of this year, 44 state legislatures enacted 314 immigration laws and resolutions—21 percent more than in the same time period in 2009. Here are some of the harshest measures making life really hard for undocumented immigrants nationwide:


Read more
Marc and J. Lo: What Could Have Been...
By Latina Staff | 04/17/2008 - 11:46

We all envy our favorite stars for their buff bodies, designer clothes and Botoxed foreheads, but it takes a lot of work (and money) to keep them looking so flossy. What if Marc and Jennifer, Posh and David, and dozens of other celebs had to live like normal folks in, say, the Midwest? Click here to find out what could have been...


Read more