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Mendes Sings Like an Angel...

Mendes Sings Like an Angel…

Movie star Eva Mendes isn’t only the face of Thierry Mugler‘s iconic Angel fragrance; she’s also the voice… The 37-year-old Cuban-American actress shows off her impressive pipes in the latest commercial promoting the scent, singing the...

Oct 7, 11 • LATINewsNo Comments »
McCreery to Sing at World Series

McCreery to Sing at World Series

“American Idol” champion Scotty McCreery, a die-hard baseball fan, is guaranteed a trip to this year’s World Series, no matter which teams end up in the big game. McCreery has been scheduled to perform the national anthem before...

Oct 5, 11 • LATINewsNo Comments »
Alba Drops the F-Bomb... for a Good Cause!

Alba Drops the F-Bomb… for a Good Cause!

Break out the bar of soap! Jessica Alba has been caught on camera dropping the F-bomb… Don’t worry though, it’s all for a good cause! The Mexican-American actress appears in a new PSA created by the anti-poverty advocacy group ONE. Titled...

Oct 3, 11 • LATINewsNo Comments »
Latino Educator Receives National Medal of Science...

Latino Educator Receives National Medal of Science…

Renowned mathematician Richard Tapia— a champion of under-represented minorities in the sciences—will receive the National Medal of Science, the highest honor bestowed by the government on U.S. scientists, engineers and inventors. The...

Oct 1, 11 • LATINewsNo Comments »
Longoria: TV's Highest-Paid Actress

Longoria: TV’s Highest-Paid Actress

There’s nothing “desperate” about Eva Longoria’s earning potential. The Mexican-American actress has been named TV’s highest-paid actress by Forbes magazine. The “Desperate Housewives” starlet—the only Latina on the list—tied with...

Sep 30, 11 • LATINewsNo Comments »
Shakira Named Person of the Year...

Shakira Named Person of the Year…

International singing sensation and philanthropist Shakira has been named this year’s “person of the year” by The Latin Recording Academy. The 34-year-old seven-time Latin Grammy winner—nominated for three Latin Grammy Awards this year,...

Sep 27, 11 • LATINewsNo Comments »
Gomez Going Global!

Gomez Going Global!

She’s already conquered America… And Selena Gomez is now one step closer to becoming a genuine international star. MTV has tapped the 19-year-old Mexican-American singer/actress as the “hostess with the mostest” at this year’s MTV...

Sep 26, 11 • LATINewsNo Comments »
CNN Heroes List Includes Two Remarkable Latinos...

CNN Heroes List Includes Two Remarkable Latinos…

CNN has named two Latinos to the cable network’s 2011 list of Top 10 CNN Heroes, an award that recognizes everyday people throughout the world who are making extraordinary contributions in their respective communities. Meet Eddie Canales and Elena...

Sep 23, 11 • LATINewsNo Comments »
Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month with Gloria Estefan...

Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month with Gloria Estefan…

Cuban singing sensation Gloria Estefan is commemorating Hispanic Heritage Month in a big way with the help of Sirius XM Radio… Now through Saturday, October 15, the “Queen of Latin Pop” will host a series of performances, interviews and...

Sep 22, 11 • LATINewsNo Comments »
The World's Most Powerful Latinas...

The World’s Most Powerful Latinas…

It’s a popular quote, “Behind every great man there stands a great woman.” But that isn’t always the case. Sometimes la mujer is standing front and center, wielding enormous power, especially when it comes to Latinas. This...

Aug 25, 11 • LATINews1 Comment »