Kathy and David Amaya Reunited
Mother & Son Reunited After 30 Years
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 11/25/2013 - 09:43

After three decades of separation, Kathy Amaya and her son David Amaya have reunited!

David, now 37, was abducted by his father and taken to live in Mexico when he was a toddler, reports NBC Latino. His mother, who lives in Wisconsin, spent years searching for him.

So touching! Watch their reunion in San Diego below


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David Alvarez
David Alvarez Could Become San Diego's First Latino Mayor
By Cristina Arreola | 10/09/2013 - 14:05

David Alvarez, a first-term San Diego Councilman, is trying to shake things up in Southern California. 

The son of Mexican immigrants, Alvarez hopes to replace former Mayor Bob Filner, who resigned on Aug. 30 amid a sexual harassment scandal. 


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Luis Angulo hugs his daughter at the San Diego border gate
San Diego Border Gate Opens & Mexican Immigrant Hugs Daughter For First Time
By Samantha Leal | 05/01/2013 - 10:39

The San Diego border opened this weekend, briefly, to Mexico, and the scene was an emotional one for many. After officials opened the gate in Friendship Park, a small park along the border, family members got to see and touch their loved ones they hadn't touched in many years. One of these loved ones was Luis Angulo, who lives in the U.S. on a temporary visa. He was able to hug his 5-year-old daughter, Jimena, for the first time ever. 


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Beyond the Baby Blues: Latina Moms & Postpartum Depression
Beyond the Baby Blues: Latina Moms & Postpartum Depression
By Grace Bastidas | 08/30/2011 - 09:00

Milestone birthdays are usually accompanied with mixed feelings, and for Thalía, who just turned 40, the mood is one of sadness.

“I have never faced such a difficult week in my life,” the Mexican singer tweeted on Monday. “On the 25th, my son Matthew is two months old, the 26th is my birthday and on the 27th, it will be three months since my mother passed away. I am convinced that these are challenges that life puts out to strengthen our souls.”


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