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New Protests Demand the U.S. To Stop Funding Mexican Drug War
New Protests Demand the U.S. Stop Funding Mexican Drug War
By Cristina Arreola | 12/04/2014 - 14:18

On Wednesday, Dec. 3, 43 cities participated in a nationwide campaign on behalf of the 43 missing students from Ayotzinapa, Mexico


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Mexican Miss Bum Bum Competition Casting Call
Mexican Version of Miss Bum Bum Pageant Now Seeking "Aesthetic Behinds"
By Cristina Arreola | 12/04/2014 - 13:38

Do you have what it takes to become Mexico's first Miss BumBum? 


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17 States File Lawsuit Challenging President Obama's Executive Action
17 States File Lawsuit Challenging President Obama's Executive Action
By Latina Staff | 12/04/2014 - 12:00

Seventeen states, including Texas and Maine, are taking action against President Obama's executive action to fix the Unite


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Those Banned Mexican-American Classes? They Boosted Student Achievement
Those Banned Mexican-American Classes? They Boosted Student Achievement
By Latina Staff | 12/03/2014 - 10:06

In 2010, the Tucson Unified School District in Arizona suspended the Mexican-American Studies program in schools.


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Venezuelan Prison Inmates Dead Toll From Overdose
35 Venezuelan Inmates Killed in Mass Overdose
By Cristina Arreola | 12/02/2014 - 15:16

At least 35 inmates died from alleged overdoses at David Viloria prison in western Venezuela, drawing international attention to human rights abuses in the country.  


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WATCH: This Kid's Reaction to His Gift Will Move You to Tears
WATCH: This Kid's Reaction to His Gift Will Move You to Tears
By Cristina Arreola | 12/01/2014 - 10:10

This little boy can teach us all a lesson this Christmas!


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SEE: Ferguson Police Officer and Black Teen Protestor Hug, Photo Goes Viral
SEE: Police Officer and Black Teen Ferguson Protestor Hug, Photo Goes Viral
By Cristina Arreola | 12/01/2014 - 10:01

Amid the turbulence surrounding last week's controversial Ferguson decision, a simple g


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Isabel Allende Receives The Presidential Medal of Freedom
President Obama Honors Isabel Allende With Top Civilian Award
By Cristina Arreola | 11/25/2014 - 09:28

President Barack Obama presented the Medal of Freedom — the country's top civilian honor — to 18 recipients on Monday, inclu


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No Indictment for Ferguson Cop Who Shot Michael Brown
No Indictment for Ferguson Cop Who Shot Michael Brown
By Samantha Leal | 11/24/2014 - 22:01

A decision has been made.


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Police Say 11-Year-Old Girl Had 104 Cocaine Capsules in Her Stomach
Police Say 11-Year-Old Girl Had 104 Cocaine Capsules in Her Stomach
By Cristina Arreola | 11/20/2014 - 14:19

This is despicable: an 11-year-old Colombian girl is in critical condition after doctors removed 104 cocaine-filled capsules from her stomach.


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