By Erika Ramirez | 01/28/2011 - 16:30
It’s a madre’s worst nightmare. Guatemalan immigrant Encarnacion Bail Romero, had her son taken away from her when she was detained for being in the country illegally back in 2007. Romero was arrested during an immigration raid at a poultry processing plant and sentenced to two years in a federal prison after she pleaded guilty to “aggravated identity theft” for having a stolen a social security number to get work.
By Mariela Rosario | 01/27/2011 - 08:30
Javier Bardem is having the best week ever! Spanish newspaper El Pais is reporting that his wife, Penélope Cruz, gave birth to their first baby this weekend—just days before Javier Bardem found out that he was nominated for a Best Actor Academy award for Biutiful.
By Lee Hernandez | 01/19/2011 - 08:09
Dominican actress Judy Reyes has a new movie called Gun Hill Road opening at this month's Sundance Film Festival on January 24, but Reyes—who starred as Nurse Carla Espinosa on Scrubs for eight seasons—says her favorite role is being a full-time mom to her 13-month-old daughter, Leila Rey.
By Latina Staff | 01/13/2011 - 16:00
Natalie Morales talked about her new parenting column, Modern Mami on the Today show this morning!
By Mariela Rosario | 12/20/2010 - 10:01
14-year-old Lourdes Leon is not your typical teenager. She's launched her own fasion line this year exclusively for Macy's and, oh, we forgot to mention that her mom is one of the biggest pop stars in the world (Madonna).
By anonymous | 12/13/2010 - 08:00
When Latina was looking for a woman to write about what it means to be a modern day Latina mom, there was no doubt Natalie Morales of the Today show was it. Brazilian and Puerto Rican, Natalie juggles 2 kids, a full time job and all the unique challenges that come with being a mom and being Latina.
By Lizzy Sise | 11/11/2010 - 18:00
Young mothers now have a new tool in the quest to be the best mami's they can be. An innovative service called Text4baby is a free mobile health initiative started by the National Healthy Mothers, Healthy Babies Coalition to provide reminders and vital information about everything from vaccinations to child development for new and expectant mothers.
By Mariela Rosario | 08/25/2010 - 12:15
Tom Horne is on a mission. The wanna-be politician, in the running to become Arizona's next attorney general, is determined to keep kids who can't prove they are American citizens from attending school.