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Mexican Journalist Wins Courage Award...

Mexican Journalist Wins Courage Award…

Adela Navarro Bello, whose work means daily defiance of the country’s drug cartels, has received the 2011 Courage in Journalism Award from the International Women’s Media Foundation. The 43-year-old Mexican journalist—who serves as the...

Oct 31, 11 • LATINewsNo Comments »
Frankie Muniz Engaged!

Frankie Muniz Engaged!

Former “Malcom in the Middle” star Frankie Muniz is all grown up… And, he’ll be walking down the aisle in the near future. The 25-year-old half-Puerto Rican actor, who was once called one of Hollywood’s most bankable teens, popped the...

Oct 24, 11 • LATINewsNo Comments »
Lovato's

Lovato’s “Star-Spangled” World Series Plans…

Demi Lovato is preparing to take the field at this year’s World Series… No, she isn’t turning pro. The former Disney star will actually be performing the national anthem at Game 5. 18-year-old part-Mexican singer/actress announced her...

Oct 21, 11 • LATINewsNo Comments »
Suds, Songs & Scholarships? Durcal Performing at Laudromats for Education...

Suds, Songs & Scholarships? Durcal Performing at Laudromats for Education…

Christina Aguilera may croon about workin‘ at the “Car Wash”… But Mexican singer Shaila Durcal is takin’ it a step further. She’s actually performing at laundromats. The 32-year-old Spanish singer-songwriter is serenading...

Oct 21, 11 • LATINewsNo Comments »
Perez Receives Presidential Citizens Medal for Fighting Illiteracy

Perez Receives Presidential Citizens Medal for Fighting Illiteracy

President Obama has presented Roberto Perez with the Presidential Citizens Medal—the nation’s second-highest decoration awarded to civilians—for his efforts to combat illiteracy throughout the world. The Cuban-born Perez serves as president of...

Oct 20, 11 • LATINewsNo Comments »
Carey's Twins Ready for Their Primetime Debut...

Carey’s Twins Ready for Their Primetime Debut…

She sang about “The Beautiful Ones” on her “Butterfly” album back in 1997, but now Mariah Carey has two beautiful ones to show off… The 42-year-old part-Venezuelan songstress’ six-month-old twins with actor/TV host husband Nick Cannon...

Oct 19, 11 • LATINewsNo Comments »
Pitbull: Mr. New Year, Too?

Pitbull: Mr. New Year, Too?

He’s the self-proclaimed “Mr. Worldwide”… And, now it appears Pitbull will be Mr. New Year… The 30-year-old Cuban-American rap superstar will be ringing in 2012 with a special performance in front of millions in New York City’s Times...

Oct 18, 11 • LATINewsNo Comments »
Cindy Vela's

Cindy Vela’s “Special K” Moment…

She channeled a sea nymph in a “Pirates of the Caribbean” themed ad campaign for O.P.I. earlier this year… And, now Cindy Vela is gracing specially marked boxes of Special K in parts of Latin America. The Mexican-American model/actress is...

Oct 17, 11 • LATINews1 Comment »
Naya Rivera Stands Up Against Gay Bullying...

Naya Rivera Stands Up Against Gay Bullying…

Naya Rivera and Mario Lopez aren’t afraid to speak their minds when it comes to gay bullying… The 24-year-old “Glee” star and 38-year-old actor and “Extra” host appear in a new anti-gay bullying campaign by sponsored by the Gay &...

Oct 13, 11 • LATINewsNo Comments »
Iglesias to Guest Judge on

Iglesias to Guest Judge on “X Factor”

He’s a “Dirty, Dirty Dancer” and international pop star… And, now Enrique Iglesias is headed to “X Factor“… The Spanish heartthrob will reportedly join Mariah Carey, Rihanna and Pharrell Williams as guest judges on FOX’s new...

Oct 12, 11 • LATINewsNo Comments »