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8 Latinos Who Need an Animated Film Right Now
8 Latinos Who Need an Animated Film Right Now!

Pitbull stars as the silly frog named Bufo in the new 20th Century Fox animated movie EPIC, which opens in theaters today. In honor of Mr. 305's new role, here are other Latinos we think should star in an animated movie right now!


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Katherine Archuleta to Become First Latina to Head the White House's OPM
Katherine Archuleta to Become First Latina to Head the White House's OPM

President Barack Obama announced that he plans on nominating Katherine Archuleta as the Director of the Office of Personnel Management. If confirmed, the Colorado-native will be the first Latina to head this agency. The Office of Personnel Management (OPM) is in charge of managing the civil service of the federal government.


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Pregnant Woman
Latina Teen Pregnancy Rate Down 40 Percent

A new report released by the CDC confirms that Latina teen pregnancy is down by 40 percent. The report’s lead author, Brady Hamilton, found significant drops in all states, but the Mountain States of Arizona, Colorado, Idaho, Nevada and Utah saw rates decrease by 30 percent or more.


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Cheech Marin (EXCLUSIVE)
Cheech Marin Reveals "I Wanted to Become a Priest" (EXCLUSIVE)

Think you know everything about legendary comedian Cheech Marin? Well, think again. We chatted with the Cheech & Chong star about his tour, upcoming book, We Come in Peace and We Have You Surrounded, animated movie and more!

Congrats on your tour! You and Chong have such a long history. How did you guys reunite after your split in the 1980’s?


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J.Lo Teams Up With Verizon Wireless
J.Lo Teams Up With Verizon Wireless, Says the Latino Market is "Underserved"

Jennifer Lopez is teaming up with Verizon Wireless to launch a new mobile brand, including retail stores, aimed at the fast-growing Latino population. The Puerto Rican mogul announced details about her new business venture named Viva Móvil on Wednesday.


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Latino Voters
Harvard University Study Says Election Officials are Biased Against Latinos

A new Harvard University study suggests that it may be more difficult for Latinos to gather election information from voting officials. Political science graduate students Julie Faller, Noah Nathan and Ariel White discovered that local election officials were less likely to reply to emails signed with Spanish names. 


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Cuba Lifts Ban on Appliances that Consume Too Much Energy
Cuba Lifts Ban on Appliances that Consume Too Much Energy

Cuba is now allowing individual imports of appliances, lifting a ban imposed in 2005 after a wave of energy shortages and blackouts, reports the AP. As a result, Cubans are now able to bring up to two appliances per person into the island for noncommercial use. The list of approved items now include air conditioners with a capacity of less than 1 ton, microwaves under 2,000 watts and ovens that consume less than 1,500 watts.


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Senate Panel Approves Immigration Bill - What's Next?
Senate Panel Approves Immigration Bill

By a vote of 13-5, the Senate panel approved the bipartisan immigration bill on Tuesday that would offer 11 million undocumented immigrants a 13-year path to citizenship. The crowd in the room cheered when the final vote count was read, and chanted, “Yes we can!” and “Si se puede!”


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10 Beach Reads You Should Know About
Top 10 Latina Summer Beach Reads!

Summer only comes once a year and everyone needs a perfect book to pair with those lazy days at the beach! We have a list of the best new books by Latino authors. Enjoy the warm breeze with some of our favorite picks!


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Christina Aguilera at The Voice event
5 Celebs With Diva Attitudes!

Hollywood's hottest Latina stars are rich, beautiful and rumored to be very demanding! Here are 5 celebs with diva attitudes. Do you love or hate them for it?


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