By Cristina Arreola | 10/15/2013 - 13:11
Amidst the buzz of tourists, airline traffic, and announcements for final boarding call at a busy airport, two immigrants quietly depicts their heartbreaking journey away from their family and home country.
In a viral video called “The Surprise: Dedicated to Everyone Who Is Far Away,” two Spaniards who have lived in Mexico for two and a half years capture their journey to visit their parents in Spain.
By Celia Fernandez | 08/16/2013 - 13:10
The richest woman in Spain, Rosalia Mera, and a major stakeholder in, Inditex SA, the company that owns the Zara chain died at the age of 69 this week.
Mera cofounded the first Zara store in 1975 in La Coruna with her then-husband, Amancio Ortega.
Inditex issued a statement on Friday confirming her death but did not provide any details as to the cause of it, according to the Associated Press.
By Celia Fernandez | 08/14/2013 - 10:24
An elderly Spanish woman took it up upon herself to restore a damaged 19th century painting of Christ, “Ecce Homo.”
Cecilia Gimenez’s, 81, attempt to restore the famous painting attracted a lot of attention last year and has drawn more than 40,000 tourists to see the painting in person.
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 07/29/2013 - 09:17
The driver of the eight-carriage train which derailed in Spain and killed 79 passengers has been arrested and charged.
According to NBC News, Francisco Garzon, who has been under arrest since Thursday, is being charged with 79 counts of homicide and numerous offences of bodily harm, all of them committed through professional recklessness.
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 07/26/2013 - 11:03
This tragic and horrifying moment is being reported as Spain's worst rail crash in decades, killing at least 78 people and leaving more than 140 injured.
According to Fox News Latino, the conducter of this passenger train, which derailed and crashed on Wednesday, said he was traveling at more than 118 miles per hour. That is more than double the allowed speed limit of 50 miles per hour.
By Carmery Trinidad | 07/04/2013 - 11:30
Listening to the immigration debate, you could easily get the idea that all Latinos are newcomers to this country. Nothing could be further from the truth. Latinos have had a presence in this land for 500 years, and the proof is not just in Spanish place names like Nevada and Colorado or in the fact that the oldest city in America (St. Augustine, Florida) was founded by the Spanish, but in the stories of Latino families nationwide.
By Amaris Castillo | 06/27/2013 - 15:21
Antonio Banderas is going to sing for us again – and with another of Spain’s beloved stars, Alejandro Sanz. According to MTV Tr3s, the 52-year-old actor is set to will be singing a duet with the Latin Grammy-winning singer/songwriter.
By Amaris Castillo | 06/23/2013 - 13:00
Spaniards - they're a fine breed. There's Enrique, Penelope... and oh, that Antonio. But before we have to go turn the AC up a notch to cool down, we want you to understand the gravity of Spaniards' attractiveness.
Check out our list of the 26 sexiest Spaniards on the planet and tell us - did we miss anyone?
By Irina Gonzalez | 06/16/2013 - 11:00
If you’re an LGBT couple, family or even ally planning a vacation, it’s not always clear where you can and can’t travel safely.
By Amaris Castillo | 05/14/2013 - 10:09