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All Hail the Latina Beauty Queen!

All Hail the Latina Beauty Queen!

Miss Venezuela Ivian Sarcos is bringing the Miss World crown back to her native country for the first time in 16 years. The 21-year-old human resources graduate—who spent five years studying in a convent and once considered becoming a nun—beat...

Nov 6, 11 • LATINewsNo Comments »
Prince Royce: This Year's Top-Selling Latino Artist...

Prince Royce: This Year’s Top-Selling Latino Artist…

Prince Royce is still celebrating the success of his debut album, even though it was released more than 20 months ago… The 22-year-old Dominican American singer/songwriter is the only Latin musician in the United States to go triple platinum this...

Nov 4, 11 • LATINewsNo Comments »
Shakira Getting a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame

Shakira Getting a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame

There’s no denying Shakira’s star power, especially now that she’s getting her own star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. The Hollywood Chamber of Commerce will honor the 34-year-old Colombian singer with her own star on this month in front of...

Nov 1, 11 • LATINewsNo Comments »
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 »