EXCLUSIVE: ‘Quiero Mi Boda’ Star Dishes on Her 15 Bridesmaids!
By Amaris Castillo | 09/12/2011 - 17:17

Tonight on MTV Tr3s’ reality series, Quiero Mi Boda, we meet 25-year-old Lucy and 26-year-old Jorge. The Californian couple met as teenagers and dated for a decade before they tied the knot. For a while, the young couple was chaperoned by Lucy’s nephews and nieces during dates. For Lucy, who was born in Mexico, the date chaperoning was just an expectation placed by her parents, but for Jorge, who is Mexican-American, it took some getting used to.


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EXCLUSIVE: 7 Latin A-Listers Hit the Red Carpet for the Alma Awards!
EXCLUSIVE: 7 Latin A-Listers Hit the Red Carpet for the Alma Awards!
By Lee Hernandez | 09/11/2011 - 01:52

Latina Magazine's Editorial Director Galina Espinoza served as the red carpet correspondent for Access Hollywood earlier tonight at the Alma Awards, which were held in Santa Monica, California. 


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Dream Act Passes in California
DREAM Act Passes in California!
By Damarys Ocaña Perez | 09/01/2011 - 15:00

California is one step closer to making the DREAM Act a reality. The State Senate passed a bill on Wednesday that would allow undocumented students to apply for financial aid and scholarships from the state.

U.S. Secretary of Education Says DREAM Act Critical for Realizing the Country's Goals


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California Signs Its Version of DREAM Act
California Signs Version of DREAM Act Into Law
By Amaris Castillo | 07/28/2011 - 13:00

California has made it easier for undocumented students to receive financial aid. California Governor Jerry Brown recently signed Assembly Bill 130 into law, which makes access to privately funded financial aid easier for the population. 

Senate Blocks the DREAM Act


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Critical Mass: Latino Youth in California & New Mexico Outnumber Peers
Critical Mass: Latino Youth in California & New Mexico Outnumber Peers
By Amaris Castillo | 07/08/2011 - 13:35

For the first time in national history, Latino youth are the majority among their peers in California and New Mexico, CNN.com reports.  The finding is based on census data released earlier this year.  White children are now minorities in Nevada, Arizona, Texas, Mississippi, Georgia, Florida, Maryland and Hawaii according to a data analysis by William Frey, an internationally recognized demo


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The Latina Behind the Arnold Schwarzenegger Sex Scandal
UPDATE: The Latina Behind the Arnold Schwarzenegger Sex Scandal
By Mariela Rosario | 05/18/2011 - 17:00

The mother of Arnold Schwarzenegger's illegitimate love child has been revealed. 50-year-old Mildred Patricia Baena (who identifies herself as Latina on a social network) worked for the Schwarzenegger family for 20 years and was pregnant with Arnold's son at the same time Maria Shriver was pregnant with their youngest son. Shockingly, the boys were born just 5 days apart.


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Jennifer Lopez House
Jenny's New Block! J.Lo's Custom California Home
By Mariela Rosario | 02/09/2011 - 09:32

Oh. Em. Geeee! Thanks to Veranda magazine, we just got a glimpse of Jennifer Lopez's new house and are suffering from some serious real estate envy.


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POLL: Should George Lopez Run for Mayor of Los Angeles?
By Mariela Rosario | 12/22/2010 - 12:20

George Lopez paid a visit to Good Day LA and briefly talked about his ambitions to run for Mayor of Los Angeles, California in eight years—and no, he wasn't not joking. Why should he be? As Lopez himself says, "If Arnold Schwarzenegger can be governor, why can't George Lopez be the mayor of LA?"

He has a point there. Watch the interview below and tell us:


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Election Guide
2010 Election Guide
By Mariela Rosario | 10/29/2010 - 11:43

Next Tuesday is election day and the nation is watching the Latino community to see what our impact will be. Here is a round up of the important races and issues that affect our community. 

FLORIDA

Senate candidate Marco Rubio is ahead of Democrat Kendrick Meek and independent Charlie Crist in the race for congressional office. Rubio has been making waves as the Tea Party's Latino darling and it looks like he just might run away with the seat because Democrats are split between Crist and Meek.


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Whooping Cough
Whooping Cough Outbreak Hitting Latinos the Hardest
By Fox News Latino | 10/29/2010 - 11:26

A serious whooping cough outbreak is happening in the U.S., especially in California. Whooping cough, also called pertussis, is a highly contagious bacterial infection that causes severe coughing spells and respiratory inflammation of the upper airways. It is spread when an infected person coughs or sneezes, sending bacteria airborne. Whooping cough can be tough to diagnose because early symptoms are mild and resemble a cold. In some people, this infection can lead to pneumonia and in severe cases, even death.


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