Posts Tagged ‘Barack Obama’

Lin-Manuel Miranda Teams with Barack Obama for Latest #Hamildrop

Lin-Manuel Miranda Teams with Barack Obama for Latest #Hamildrop “One Last Time (44 Remix)”

Lin-Manuel Miranda has reunited with his favorite collaborator… The 38-year-old Puerto Rican Broadway composer, lyricist, playwright, singer and actor has released One Last Time (44 Remix), a gospel version of a song from his Tony...

Dec 24, 18 • EntertainmentNo Comments »
Gilberto Santa Rosa to Serve as NYC Puerto Rican Day Parade Grand Marshall

Gilberto Santa Rosa to Serve as NYC Puerto Rican Day Parade Grand Marshall

Gilberto Santa Rosa is set to have a grand old time at this year’s NYC Puerto Rican Day Parade. The 54-year-old Puerto Rican singer and bandleader, known as “El Caballero de la Salsa,” will serve as the grand marshall of the annual parade...

May 11, 17 • LATINewsNo Comments »
Perez: First Latino Chairman of the Democratic National Committee

Perez: First Latino Chairman of the Democratic National Committee

The United States has its first Latino Democratic Party chairman… And, his name is Tom Perez. The 55-year-old Dominican American politician, consumer advocate, and civil rights lawyer, a former Labor Secretary, beat out Minnesota Rep. Keith...

Feb 26, 17 • PoliticsNo Comments »
Perez & His Kansas City Royals Teammates Honored at the White House

Perez & His Kansas City Royals Teammates Honored at the White House

It’s a special first for Salvador Perez… The 26-year-old Venezuelan professional baseball catcher and his Kansas City Royals teammates were honored by President Barack Obama as the 2015 World Series champions at the White House on Thursday....

Jul 22, 16 • DeportesNo Comments »
Quijano Named Anchor of CBS Weekend News

Quijano Named Anchor of CBS Weekend News

Elaine Quijano’s weekends have filled up… The Latina television journalist will anchor CBS News’ evening newscasts, which are being rebranded as CBS Weekend News starting this weekend. Jim Axelrod, who has anchored the Saturday edition since...

May 3, 16 • SpotlightNo Comments »
Romo to Attend This Year's White House Correspondents’ Dinner

Romo to Attend This Year’s White House Correspondents’ Dinner

Mr. Romo goes to Washington… Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo is among the Hispanic celebrities expected to attend this year’s White House Correspondents’ Dinner, the final dinner of President Barack Obama’s administration. Romo will...

Apr 26, 16 • LATINewsNo Comments »
Cruz Defeats Frontrunner Donald Trump in the Iowa Republican Caucuses

Cruz Defeats Frontrunner Donald Trump in the Iowa Republican Caucuses

It looks like Ted Cruz is peaking at the right time… The 45-year-old Cuban-American United States Senator and presidential hopeful won the Iowa Republican caucuses, in the first vote of the US presidential campaign. Cruz bested frontrunner Donald...

Feb 2, 16 • PoliticsNo Comments »
Pentatonix Gives Impressive Performance During ABC's Charlie Brown Christmas Special

Pentatonix Gives Impressive Performance During ABC’s Charlie Brown Christmas Special

It’s a Peanuts-sized Christmas for Kirstie Maldonado… The 23-year-old half-Mexican, part Spanish-American singer and her fellow Pentatonix members helped spread a little holiday cheer alongside the Peanuts Gang. In honor of the beloved animated...

Dec 1, 15 • EntertainmentNo Comments »
Colón to Receive National Medal of Arts from President Barack Obama

Colón to Receive National Medal of Arts from President Barack Obama

Miriam Colón has proven her medal… The 79-year-old Puerto Rican actress is among the 2014 National Medal of Arts recipients who’ll be recognized by President Barack Obama at a special White House ceremony, according to the National Endowment...

Sep 7, 15 • AwardsNo Comments »
Fifth Harmony Performs

Fifth Harmony Performs “Happy Birthday” at the White House

It’s a presidential experience for Ally Brooke Hernandez, Lauren Jauregui and Camila Cabello… The Latina singers and their fellow Fifth Harmony members sang a special version of “Happy Birthday“ at the White House this week. This...

Apr 8, 15 • LifestyleNo Comments »