Colombian's Penis Amputated After Viagra Overdose
Colombian's Penis Amputated After Viagra Overdose
By Cristina Arreola | 09/24/2013 - 15:11

A Colombian man was forced to have his penis amputated after intentionally overdosing on Viagra in order to impress his younger girlfriend.

The 66-year-old farmer who lives in Gigante, Colombia popped several of the pills to impress his new lover with his sexual prowess, the Huffington Post is reporting. 


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Juanes performs at Hard Rock Live!
EXCLUSIVE: Juanes Dishes on Finding New Latin Talent & His Upcoming Album
By Rosy Cordero | 08/28/2013 - 10:43

Move over Shakira and Christina Aguilera! Multiple Grammy and Latin Grammy award winner Juanes has teamed up with Dewars to search for the next breakthrough talent in Latin Music as part of the live band competition—Dewaristas. A panel of judges, including the Colombian rock star, selected winners from San Antonio, Miami, and New York City and now it’s up to YOU to decide who will win the coveted opportunity to open for Juanes at a private concert this September.


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Dr. Juliana Rangel-Posada
Inspiring Latina of the Week: Entomology Professor & Bee Researcher Dr. Juliana Rangel-Posada
By Valerie Tejeda | 08/20/2013 - 11:47

Dr. Juliana Rangel-Posada, Ph.D., is the associate professor for Texas A&M's Entomology Department. Only in her early thirties, this native Colombian has quite the impressive resume! 


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New (Adorable!) Mammal Species Found in Ecuador & Colombia
New (Adorable!) Mammal Species Found in Ecuador & Colombia
By Fox News Latino | 08/16/2013 - 11:51

Researchers announced Thursday a rare discovery of a new mammal species called the olinguito. And its teddy bear face makes it instantly adorable.

The raccoon-sized critter leaps through the trees of mountainous forests of Ecuador and Colombia, but it shouldn't have been too hard to find — one of them lived in the Smithsonian-run National Zoo in the Washington for a year.

"It's been kind of hiding in plain sight for a long time" despite its extraordinary beauty, said Kristofer Helgen, the Smithsonian's curator of mammals.


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Is Bieber Moving to Colombia?
Is Bieber Moving to Colombia?
By Amaris Castillo | 07/22/2013 - 12:53

Justin Bieber has a new home – in Colombia. According to Fox News Latino, the 19-year-old pop star (and Selena Gomez’s ex) has purchased a mansion in the South American country for $2 million.


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Memes: Colombia vs. Columbia
Memes: Colombia vs. Columbia
By Amaris Castillo | 07/20/2013 - 11:30

Today marks Colombia's Declaration of Independence, and we'd like to start by tipping our hats off to the colombianos and colombianas in our lives.


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Colombian Independence Day Recipes
21 Traditional Recipes for Colombian Independence Day!
By The Latin Kitchen | 07/20/2013 - 10:00

Armed with an intrepid sense of self-determination and patriotism, the masses of Bogota took to the streets in 1810 to rise up against Spanish rule. Now, 203 years later, we commemorate the efforts of these brave people and the beauty of Colombian culture by celebrating Colombian Independence on July 20th. 


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Manolo Cardona at Sundance
Manolo Cardona Talks ‘Covert Affairs,’ Debunking Stereotypes & Colombia
By Jesus Trivino | 07/16/2013 - 12:12

Manolo Cardona, former telenovela hunk (the classic ¿Por qué diablos?), is guest starring in one of the summer’s most anticipated TV shows, Covert Affairs, which premieres tonight at 9PM on USA. On the crime drama, the Colombian actor portrays Teo Braga, a rebel leader. Here, Cardona tells us about his role, overcoming stereotypes and, of course, his beloved Colombia.

Tell us about your role on Covert Affairs.


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Sean Brooks and husband Steven
After DOMA Struck Down, Judge Stops Deportation of Married Gay Colombian Man
By Samantha Leal | 06/26/2013 - 15:27

Thank goodness!


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5 Ways Sofia Vergara Portrays a Stereotype on ‘Modern Family’
By Latina Staff | 06/05/2013 - 13:35

In yesterday’s interview with HuffPost Live, Sofia Vergara defended her often-criticized role of Gloria Pritchett on Modern Family. “I want to be like Gloria,” said the Colombian star. “I don’t see how anyone would think that Gloria is a bad stereotype.” Oh no? Let us show you the ways, Sofia. 


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