Two Brides One Groom
Three-Way Civil Union Sparks Debate in Brazil
By Samantha Leal | 08/29/2012 - 09:38

A notary in Sao Paulo, Brazil has ignited debate and controversy when she decided to accept and sign off on a civil union between three people. According to BBC, Public Notary Claudia do Nascimento Domingues says the man and two women should be entitled to family rights and that there's nothing in the law that prevents such a union. 


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Mother with Baby in the Hospital
Brazilian Mothers Fighting for Natural Births
By Samantha Leal | 08/14/2012 - 17:00

More than half of all babies born in Brazil are born via cesarean section. That number jumps to 82 percent for women with private health insurance. But that trend may be turning, as Brazilian mothers fight for natural births in a country with one of the highest cesarean rates in the world. 


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Francisco Costa for Macys
Francisco Costa Partners With Macy’s to Create Brazilian-Inspired Line
By Verky Arcos | 05/04/2012 - 12:22

Francisco Costa, Women’s Creative Director to the popular high-end fashion brand Calvin Klein collection, is the newest designer to jump on the “affordable” bandwagon. Known for his minimalistic and chic aesthetic, Costa will be teaming up with Macy’s to create a limited edition dress line. This will be Francisco’s first time creating a collection at this price point, with dresses ranging from $135-$180.


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Exclusive Listen: Céu’s New Album Caravana Sereia Bloom
By Sugey Palomares | 03/26/2012 - 11:29

It’s not so much a car and an open road that inspired Céu’s third studio album – it was the journey. The Brazilian singer, who first captivated us with her self-titled album back in 2007, is releasing her latest album with Six Degrees Records titled Caravana Sereia Bloom.


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Bigger Bikinis In Brazil for Plus Size Women
No Longer Teeny: Brazil Gets Bigger Bikinis!
By Jill Pankow | 02/02/2012 - 14:07

In response to burgeoning Brazilian waistlines, some bikini manufacturers are finally beginning to sit up and take notice of the demand for plus-size bikinis.


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Alessandra & Adriana
EXCLUSIVE: Peek Inside the World of the Victoria's Secret Angels
By Verky Arcos | 11/29/2011 - 14:15

The madness was in full swing backstage before the Victoria’s Secret fashion show (airing tonight on CBS at 10PM), but we were able to sneak in a few questions for a few of our favorite Latina Angels to answer. Here’s a peek inside their world:

What is the one thing that makes you feel the most sexy?


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Morena Baccarin
EXCLUSIVE: 'Homeland' Star Morena Baccarin: "This Country Makes a Huge Deal About Nudity"
By Lee Hernandez | 10/28/2011 - 15:30

In the new Showtime drama Homeland, Brazilian actress Morena Baccarin plays a woman who is married to one man and in love with another. Baccarin, who is best known for her roles on hit sci-fi shows like V and Serenity, spoke to Latina.com about her character's love triangle on the show, why her topless scenes aren't gratuitous at all, and w


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Gisele Bündchen is the Fourth Highest-Earning Woman in Hollywood
By Amaris Castillo | 10/07/2011 - 10:30

We know Gisele Bündchen is raking in the dough! The 31-year-old Brazilian supermodel is the face of a slew of campaigns, including Victoria’s Secret (of course!), Esprit, and the lingerie brand Hope, and it all adds up—so it was no surprise to us when we learned that Bündchen made the Forbes list of Hollywood’s highest-earning women.


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Amazon Tribe Missing
Brazilian Tribe Vanishes After Suspected Drug Traffickers Raid Village
By Amaris Castillo | 08/10/2011 - 11:00

After suspected cocaine smugglers from Peru raided a jungle area in western Brazil, a lost Indian tribe that claimed the area as its home vanished according to Brazilian officials. Indian affairs experts in the largest South American country believe that the tribe might have run away in fear after the suspected smugglers raided a Brazilian guard post that was protecting them. Almost 50 pounds of cocaine were found in the area by police officials and, according to a statement, a man who had been deported for drug trafficking this past March was arrested.


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This Week in Latino News
This Week in Latino News
By Fox News Latino | 07/15/2011 - 13:00

Meet Christian Lopez: The Yankees' diehard who caught Derek Jeter's 300th hit and returned it to his idol.


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