By Viviana Hurtado | 02/17/2014 - 11:00
“The first Latino President of the United States is alive today,” U.S. Congressman Luis Gutiérrez declared when I interviewed him on a Google hangout on air. I corrected him. Maybe the first Latino president is Latina. This is why: the 2010 U.S.
By Cristina Arreola | 02/13/2014 - 11:23
Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro faces criticism from human rights groups for launching a campaign to squash demonstrations against his government.
By Fox News Latino | 02/05/2014 - 15:06
You might have heard that Laura Ingraham launched a verbal attack following Sonya Sotomayor's speech at Yale University.
Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor, who grew up poor in New York City, described Monday how she navigated new worlds of Ivy League universities and the nation's highest court.
Sotomayor told students at Yale University that she has a competitive drive to improve herself and isn't afraid to ask questions.
By Cristina Arreola | 01/02/2014 - 10:20
Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor made the controversial decision to halt the contraceptive mandate of the Affordable Care Act for several Catholic groups.
The portion of the health care law would require that some religiously-affiliated organizations provide health insurance that includes coverage of birth control.
By Fox News Latino | 12/11/2013 - 17:11
A simple handshake between U.S. President Barack Obama and Cuban leader Raúl Castro during a memorial service for Nelson Mandela in Johannesburg, South Africa, has sparked a debate over whether or not it signals a thaw between the two Cold War adversaries, if relations should be getting better and, of course, furor among Cuban-American exile groups.
By Cristina Arreola | 12/09/2013 - 09:51
The Dominican Republic rejected a human rights report that accuses the government of discrimination following a controversial court ruling that will strip the citizenship of thousands of people in the country.
By Fox News Latino | 11/06/2013 - 11:54
Latin singer Ricky Martin, celebrity gossip Perez Hilton and actor Jonathan Del Arco are among a batch of celebrities donning Russian-language “Love Conquers Hate” T-shirts to show support for gays in Russia alarmed by a new law banning pro-gay “propaganda.”
It's part of an initiative launched by the Human Rights Campaign (HRC), the largest U.S. gay-rights group.
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 10/28/2013 - 09:11
While addressing a room of 600 Iowa Republicans on Friday, Sen. Ted Cruz claimed that the recent government shutdown was worth it.
According to the Associated Press, the Texas Senator said that his key role in the partial shutdown was certainly a success.
"One of the things we accomplished in the fight over Obamacare is we elevated the national debate over what a disaster, what a train wreck, how much Obamacare is hurting millions of Americans across this country," Cruz said.
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 10/17/2013 - 09:55
After 16 days, Congress finally approved a measure to end the partial government shutdown.
The Senate voted 81-18 in favor of the measure, while the House voted 285-144 in favor.
The only votes against the measure in the Senate came from conservative Republicans, including Sen. Ted Cruz and Marco Rubio.
By Latina Staff | 10/15/2013 - 09:58
Nearly two weeks after the United States federal government closed, tourism and government employees continue to feel the affects of the shutdown. But according to Fox News Latino, Senate leaders could be close to making an agreement to end 2013's partial shutdown.