Luis Fonsi at the 2014 Billboard Latin Music Awards
Exclusive: Luis Fonsi Talks New Album, His Daughter, & Juan Luis Guerra
By Jesus Trivino | 06/24/2014 - 14:18

Luis Fonsi is working extra hard these days. It’s not in the studio. It’s not on stage. It’s in the playroom with his daughter, Mikaela.


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Exclusive: Justina Machado
Exclusive: Justina Machado Talks NBC’s ‘Welcome to the Family,’ Latinos on TV, & Puerto Rican Food
By Jesus Trivino | 09/30/2013 - 12:53

The bubbly Puerto Rican actress dishes on her new NBC comedy, Welcome to the Family, her role on Fox’s mid-season premiere, Murder Police, and, of course, maduros.

What makes Welcome to the Family different from other shows that include the whole cultures collide storyline?


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Ivy Queen is Pregnant: 5 Reasons it Will Make Her Better
Ivy Queen is Pregnant: 5 Reasons it Will Make Her Better
By Jesus Trivino | 08/01/2013 - 15:36

Ivy Queen is pregnant! With news of the star reggaetonera and her partner, Puerto Rican choreographer, Xavier Sanchez, expecting their first child, we thought of 5 Reasons It Will Make La Caballota Better. 


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Marc Anthony during the MLB All-Star game
Marc Anthony Responds to Crazy Citizenship Tweets: "You Can't Get More New York Than Me"
By Samantha Leal | 07/18/2013 - 15:35

After Marc Anthony was bashed on Twitter for not being "American" enough to sing God Bless America at the MLB All Star Game, and with others questioning his pronunciation of "America," the born-and-bred New Yorker set the haters straight on the show Live with Kelly and Michael.


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18 Traditional Puerto Rican Recipes
18 Traditional Puerto Rican Recipes
By The Latin Kitchen | 06/06/2013 - 12:37

The Puerto Rican Day Parade in New York City offers the perfect opportunity to celebrate the bounty of Puerto Rican cuisine. If you've ever had Latin food from the Caribbean, you know just how delectable traditional dishes can be, and you just might find something familiar here to re-create in your home kitchen.


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'Backstreet Boys' 20th Anniversary: The 20 Hottest Photos of Puertorriqueño Howie Dorough!
By Tom Castaneda | 04/24/2013 - 10:03

Backstreet’s back, alright!  It’s hard to believe it’s been 20 years since Howie Dorough and his (Backstreet) Boys joined voices to take the music world by storm.

Two years after forming the band in Orlando, Florida, the 39-year-old Puerto Rican singer and his band mates released their debut single “We’ve Got It Goin’ On” in 1995. In the years that followed, the Backstreet Boys proved they really did have it goin’ on, selling more than 130 million albums worldwide.


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Carlos Correa plays in Perfect Game All-American Classic in San Diego in 2011
Puerto Rican Teen Carlos Correa Makes History in MLB Draft
By Samantha Leal | 06/05/2012 - 09:28

The 17-year-old shortstop Carlos Correa made history Monday night as the number one pick from Puerto Rico for the Houston Astros. Previously, catcher Ramon Castro had made hometown history as the highest-drafted player out of Puerto Rico at pick number 17, going to the Houston Astros in 1994.

Correa, moments before speaking to the crowd at the draft site, reached into his pocket near the podium and pulled out a small Puerto Rican flag, waving it to the cheering crowd.


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Mitt Romney
Election 2012: Mitt Romney’s Latino Problem?
By Viviana Hurtado | 03/15/2012 - 11:16

Mitt Romney’s problem may not be the strong challenge to his “inevitable” GOP Presidential nomination Rick Santorum is presenting.  The former Senator from Pennsylvania swept the Mississippi and Alabama primaries, providing proof that southern Evangelical voters don’t believe Romney is conservative enough.  “We did it again!,” triumphantly declared Santorum to cheers on Tuesday night.


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EXCLUSIVE: Ronnie from 'The Jersey Shore' Breaks Down His Latin Roots!
EXCLUSIVE VIDEO: Ronnie from 'The Jersey Shore' Breaks Down His Latin Roots!
By Lee Hernandez | 12/21/2011 - 10:40

Jersey Shore star Ronnie Ortiz-Magro stopped by the Latina offices earlier this week, and talked exclusively to Latina.com about his Latin roots, his love of arroz con gandules, pernil and pasteles, and why he can't get enough of Spanish girls. Plus, the reality star dished on the "mean Coquito" his family makes, and explained why Snooki isn't proud of her Chilean heritage. 


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J.Lo Is Bringing Latina Laughs to MTV
Jennifer Lopez Producing New Latina Comedy for MTV
By Amaris Castillo | 11/02/2011 - 13:00

According to The Hollywood Reporter, MTV has ordered a half-hour comedy developed by Boricua superstar Jennifer Lopez.


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