By Priscilla Rodriguez | 10/25/2013 - 14:30
A recent Gallup poll revealed that for the first time, Americans are in suppport of legalizing marijuana in the United States. Over the past several years, countries throughout Latin America have passed laws in favor of the cannabis plant. Take a look:
By Cristina Arreola | 10/10/2013 - 15:00
American hard-rock band Aerosmith had a lot to say about politics while in Uruguay earlier this week.
The band visited the country for a concert in the capital city of Montevideo on Wednesday night. During an official visit Tuesday afternoon, Aerosmith frontman Steve Tyler called President José Mujica one of the best presidents in the Americas.
By Amaris Castillo | 08/06/2013 - 12:11
A longtime couple was the first to register under Uruguay's new "marriage equality law" in the early hours of Monday morning. According to Fox News Latino, TV producer Sergio Miranda and artist Rodrigo Borda signed up at Montevideo's civil registry.
By Amaris Castillo | 06/04/2013 - 16:26
The abortion debate was shaken to its core this week after a Salvadoran woman’s pregnancy found itself at the center of great controversy. The ill 22-year-old (known only as Beatriz to protect her identity) had asked courts in El Salvador for – and been denied – an abortion because of her high-risk pregnancy. Abortion is banned in El Salvador, as well as in many other areas of Latin America.
By Samantha Leal | 10/17/2012 - 10:23
Senators in Uruguay will be preparing to present a revised law legalizing abortion, reports Fox News Latino. The measure had already been passed by the Senate once before, but due to Uruguay's lower house making changes, they will now have to vote on the bill again.
By Lee Hernandez | 12/05/2011 - 15:41
His hit song "You Make Me Feel" is one of our favorite songs of the year, so when we found out Cobra Starship frontman Gabe Saporta was Latino—we asked the dreamy singer to break down his Latin roots exclusively for our Latina readers!
Tell us about your Latin roots!
By Yuliana Gomez | 06/30/2010 - 13:00
World Cup fever continues in the Latina offices!
By Mariela Rosario | 11/30/2009 - 09:21
Two important elections happened in Latin America over the weekend, although the selection of Porfirio Lobo as the new Honduran president has been getting most of the attention.