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Sofia Vergara at the 2012 Stand Up 2 Cancer event
I'm a Survivor! 5 Latino Stars Who Beat Cancer

Cancer affects everyone from our neighbors, friends, and family, to celebrities. Actress Angelina Jolie confessed in an op-ed article for The New York Times that she underwent several surgeries because she was at high risk for breast and ovarian cancer. “Once I knew that this was my reality, I decided to be proactive and to minimize the risk as much I could.


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La La Anthony and Barbara Walters on The View
Latinas Who Could Replace Barbara Walters on 'The View'

After a career that has spanned over three decades, Barbara Walters has announced that she will retire from television journalism, including her show The View, in the summer of 2014. She will remain as the Executive Producer of the show, which has never included a Latina as a permanent co-host in the show’s 16-year history. It’s time for change, and co-host Sherri Shepard would agree.


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Mando on Sesame Street
Meet the New Latino Sesame Street Character – Mando!

A new Latino neighbor has moved into Sesame Street. Armando, who is nicknamed Mando, will be the new Latino character on the iconic PBS show. Puerto Rican actor Ismael Cruz Cordova will play the energetic and friendly sky blue Muppet. Cordova has a BFA from NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts and has previously starred in shows like, The Good Wife.


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Gina DeJesus
Cleveland Kidnap Case: Gina DeJesus Forgets Spanish While in Captivity

As Cleveland kidnap and rape survivor Gina Dejesus begins acclimating to life at home after being held captive by suspect Ariel Castro for nearly a decade, it has been confirmed that the now 23-year-old Puerto Rican woman has forgotten her native language of Spanish.


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Mother's Day Parade Shooting: 19 Injured in New Orleans, Police Seek Gunmen
Mother's Day Parade Shooting: 19 Injured in New Orleans, Police Seek Gunmen

Mother’s Day had a violent ending during a New Orleans parade on Sunday. Nineteen people were wounded, including two children, after gunmen opened fire during the event on Sunday.


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Ryan Seacrest New Reality Music Competition Show on Telemundo
Ryan Seacrest & Telemundo Join Forces for Music Competition Show - Will You Watch?

Forget the Kardashians.

Ryan Seacrest has a new project targeting Latinos. The American Idol host and media mogul has sold 13 two-hour episodes of a music competition with the working title Duelo Musical: Super Estrella (SuperStar Showdown) to the Spanish-language network Telemundo; however, the format will be way different from the hit Fox competition that launched his career.


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First Mother's Day
Happy Mother’s Day: The Best New Mamis in Hollywood

New motherhood can be stressful and emotional, but these celebrity moms make it look easy! In honor of Mother's Day, we are celebrating the best new mamis in Hollywood. How do you love to spend the special day?


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Latino Graduates More Likely to Enroll in College Than Non-Hispanic Whites
Latino Graduates More Likely to Enroll in College Than Non-Hispanic Whites

Latinos are enrolling into college more than ever. According to a Pew Research Center analysis, a record seven out of ten (or 69%) of Latino high school graduates enrolled into college during fall 2012. In contrast, the results are 2% higher than non-Hispanic whites and 6% higher than African Americans.


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Ariel Castro Mugshot
Prosecutors May Seek Death Penalty for Ariel Castro, His Family Speaks Out

While Ariel Castro remains on suicide watch in jail after being arraigned on Thursday and held at $8 million bail, Ohio prosecutors may try to seek the death penalty against the 52-year-old man who kidnapped, raped, and tortured three Cleveland women, Amanda Berry, Gina DeJesus and Michelle Knight for nearly a decade.


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10 Latina Celebrities Who Stand Up for Women’s Rights

Viva la mujer! Latina celebrities love standing up for women's rights and dedicating their time to giving back. Here are 10 stars who have proven to have big hearts for the cause. How do you give back to your community?


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