By Sugey Palomares | 05/15/2013 - 11:23
CNN’s Early Start co-anchor Zoraida Sambolin has revealed that Angelina Jolie’s recent story encouraged her to come forward about her battle with breast cancer. While on-air yesterday, the 47-year-old journalist said she was diagnosed with breast cancer three weeks ago and plans on having a double mastectomy.
By Sugey Palomares | 05/15/2013 - 10:04
Morena Baccarin, 33, is going to be a mami! The Homeland star, who plays Jessica Brody on the hit Showtime series, is expecting her first child with husband, Austin Chick.
The actress’ rep confirmed the baby news to People. The couple got married over Thanksgiving in November 2011.
By Sugey Palomares | 05/14/2013 - 12:01
Star Trek fans rejoice! Zoe Saldana is back as Uhura in J.J. Abrams' new installment, Star Trek Into Darkness. The A-list actress spoke exclusively about the new movie, including her on-screen romance with Spock. Saldana also dished on her secret to success, her mother, and more. Read the full interview below!
What do you think Star Trek fans will love most about Into Darkness?
By Sugey Palomares | 05/14/2013 - 09:26
Cancer affects everyone from our neighbors, friends, and family, to celebrities. Actress Angelina Jolie confessed in an op-ed article for The New York Times that she underwent several surgeries because she was at high risk for breast and ovarian cancer. “Once I knew that this was my reality, I decided to be proactive and to minimize the risk as much I could.
By Sugey Palomares | 05/13/2013 - 17:12
After a career that has spanned over three decades, Barbara Walters has announced that she will retire from television journalism, including her show The View, in the summer of 2014. She will remain as the Executive Producer of the show, which has never included a Latina as a permanent co-host in the show’s 16-year history. It’s time for change, and co-host Sherri Shepard would agree.
By Celia Shatzman | 05/10/2013 - 11:59
Think skin cancer is not your problem? Think again.
Despite what you may have heard, it’s not just white people who are at risk for skin cancer. “The most common question I get from patients is, ‘Why did I get skin cancer if I’m brown?” says Puerto Rican dermatologist Maritza Perez, an associate clinical professor at Columbia University in New York. “They’re totally in shock.” That supposed immunity is just one of many popular misconceptions, says Dr. Perez, who helps us separate fact from fiction by debunking five common myths:
By Sugey Palomares | 05/09/2013 - 15:57
Viva la mujer! Latina celebrities love standing up for women's rights and dedicating their time to giving back. Here are 10 stars who have proven to have big hearts for the cause. How do you give back to your community?
By Sugey Palomares | 05/08/2013 - 10:46
New disturbing details have emerged about the Cleveland kidnapping case. Amanda Berry, 27, Gina DeJesus, 23, and Michelle Knight, 32, who escaped their abusers after being held in captivity for a decade, were raped, beaten, and forced to wear dog leashes while naked.
By Sugey Palomares | 05/07/2013 - 15:16
Three kidnapping victims who disappeared at different times when they were teens a decade ago were rescued on Monday in Cleveland, Ohio. Amanda Berry, 27, Gina DeJesus, 23, and Michelle Knight, 32, were saved after a neighbor heard a cry for help from Berry and managed to kick down the door.
By Sugey Palomares | 05/07/2013 - 14:07
Lovatics don’t have to wait until May 14th to listen to Demi Lovato’s new album, Demi. The 20-year-old pop star let fans preview her edgy album and tweeted yesterday, “Who wants to hear my album RIGHT NOW???” It took no time for listeners to flock to the site, which, thankfully, continues to stream the 13 songs.