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This Latino is Running Cross Country to Raise Awareness for Underprivileged Youth
This Latino is Running Cross Country to Raise Awareness for Underprivileged Youth
By Nichole Fratangelo | 05/29/2015 - 15:51

Last month, runner and award-winning filmmaker Carlos Ibarra set out with five other filmmakers to capture a young man's journey as he runs 3,000 miles across America.


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Dominican Republic Unnecessary Amount C Sections Study
The Dominican Republic Has An Unnecessarily High Amount of C-Sections
By Latina Staff | 05/29/2015 - 15:24

The Dominican Republic has the highest rate of C-sections in the world, according to the World Health Organization (WHO), 


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Why Harvard Students Are Holding the University's First "Latino Graduation"
Why Harvard Students Are Holding the University's First "Latino Graduation"
By Celia Fernandez | 05/29/2015 - 12:53

Harvard University students are celebrating their Latino culture. 


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President Obama Honors the Cuban American Community With a Visit to a Miami Church
Obama Honors the Cuban American Community With a Visit to a Miami Church
By Cristina Arreola | 05/29/2015 - 12:26

On Thursday, President Barack Obama paid homage to the Cuban-American community when he stopped by a chapel serving the community during a re


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American Fallen Soldiers Project Pays Homage to Latino Hero
American Fallen Soldiers Project Pays Homage to Latino Hero
By Fox News Latino | 05/29/2015 - 11:05

When Maria Jimenez wakes up in the morning, one of the first things she sees is a painted portrait of her late son, Staff Sgt. Alex Jimenez.


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Lilly Pulitzer's HQ Receives Backlash Over Body Shaming Cartoons & Messages
Lilly Pulitzer's HQ Receives Backlash Over Body Shaming Cartoons & Messages
By Nichole Fratangelo | 05/27/2015 - 16:34

Lilly Pulitzer recently debuted its collaborative line with Target, which included a full range of plus-size options.


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Teen Sparks Movement About Female Dress Codes After Wearing Crop Top to School
Teen Sparks Movement About Female Dress Codes After Wearing Crop Top to School
By Nichole Fratangelo | 05/27/2015 - 14:31

Females are often advised to “cover up” and be modest in their outfit choices, whereas men are usually free to dress however they’d like.


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Homecoming Queen Killed In Texas Floods While Driving Home From Prom
Homecoming Queen Killed In Texas Floods While Driving Home From Prom
By Nichole Fratangelo | 05/26/2015 - 15:27

The floodwaters in Devine, Texas have proven to be deadly and destructive. Alyssa Ramirez, 18, was killed on Sunday morning while driving home from her high school prom.


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Kids These Days: Twitter Freaks Out Over Challenge That Summons A Mexican Demon
Kids These Days: Twitter Freaks Out Over Challenge That Summons A Mexican Demon
By Sarah Thaler | 05/26/2015 - 14:52

Word on the feed is that tween tweeters everywhere in the US are summoning a south of the border brujo named Charlie in 140 characters or less.


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First-Generation College Students Create Social Group to Help Other Students
First-Generation College Students Create Social Group to Help Other Students
By Nichole Fratangelo | 05/22/2015 - 12:54

First-generation college students often bring a unique viewpoint and perspective to their universities — but what happens when they feel like they don't fit in? 


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