Rick Santorum
Is Rick Santorum's 'English For Puerto Rico' Comment Racist?
By Sugey Palomares | 03/16/2012 - 15:37

Republican presidential candidate Rick Santorum is under immense scrutiny after publicly insisting that Puerto Rico should only earn statehood if they made English their main language. Santorum expressed to the San Juan publication El Vocero this week, “As in any other state, you have to comply with this and any federal law.


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Selena & Justin
Selena Gomez & Justin Bieber’s Romantic Dinner in Puerto Rico
By Jill Pankow | 01/26/2012 - 12:55

In spite of the fact that lovely Mexican-American Selena Gomez is currently in the midst of her We Own the Night tour in Latin America, she and beau Justin Bieber still managed to get together for an enchanting evening in Puerto Rico.

Bieber flew over 6,000 miles to support the actress and singer during her show in Puerto Rico before the two escaped to the upscale restaurant, Pikayo, located within the Conrad Condado Plaza Hotel and Casino.


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EXCLUSIVE SNEAK PEEK: Tito El Bambino on MTV Tr3s 'Rock Dinner'
EXCLUSIVE SNEAK PEEK: Tito El Bambino on MTV Tr3s 'Rock Dinner'
By Amaris Castillo | 12/07/2011 - 12:46

On tonight’s episode of MTV Tr3sRock Dinner, Boricua recording artist Tito El Bambino will chow down with Marjorie (one of his biggest fans) and her two tight-knit girlfriends. During dinner, the 30-year-old singer gave his hosts big props for the way they decorated the table, which he described as “romantic.”


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Ricky Martin Against Plan
Ricky Martin Rallies Against New Hate Crime Laws
By Amaris Castillo | 12/07/2011 - 10:15

Ricky Martin is none too happy with Puerto Rico’s Senate right now.

Fox News Latino is reporting that the Boricua superstar has expressed disapproval over a move by the body to amend a hate-crime law. Why is the 39-year-old so upset, exactly? Because the change in the law would reportedly remove the protection for lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender people of Puerto Rico.


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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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Joan Smalls on Being the Only Puerto Rican Victoria's Secret Angel & Loving Mofongo
By Verky Arcos | 11/29/2011 - 10:00

Every few years, a fresh-faced model takes the fashion industry by storm! 2011 has been the year of Joan Smalls; her face has launched campaigns for Gucci and Roberto Cavalli and she's been spotted strutting down the catwalk of the season’s hottest couture fashion shows like Christian Dior and Givenchy. But, even with all these bragging rights and a skyrocketing career, Smalls manages to stay humble and connected to her roots. 

Here's what she had to say to us when we caught up with her at the Victoria's Secret fashion show recently.


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Roast Pavo
Classic Latin Recipe: Roast Pavochón with Giblet Gravy
By Latina Staff | 11/22/2011 - 10:00

Also called a pavochón, this turkey is marinated and cooked as if were lechón.


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Marc Anthony in Puerto Rico
Marc Anthony Returns to La Isla del Encanto for 'Q'Viva: The Chosen'
By Amaris Castillo | 11/10/2011 - 16:00

Marc Anthony has returned to his roots!

The 43-year-old salsero recently traveled to Puerto Rico for Q’Viva: The Chosen, his reality talent show with estranged wife, superstar actress/singer Jennifer Lopez. What’s even better is that he’s been updating his more than 500,000 Twitter followers about his journey.


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Ricky Martin & Benicio del Toro Are Spanish Citizens!
Ricky Martin & Benicio del Toro are Officially Spanish Citizens
By Amaris Castillo | 11/07/2011 - 10:45

Boricuas in the house, in Spain! People en Español is reporting that Puerto Rican superstar singer Ricky Martin and his compatriot Benicio del Toro were recently granted Spanish citizenship. José Blanco, a spokesperson for the Spanish government, made the announcement.


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Former Miss Universe Zuleyka Rivera Shows Off Tummy
PHOTO: Former Miss Universe Zuleyka Rivera's Baby Bump
By Amaris Castillo | 10/26/2011 - 11:10

Former Miss Universe Zuleyka Rivera is super excited about her pregnancy. The Puerto Rican beauty queen, who was crowned the coveted titled in 2006, posted an image of herself on Twitter yesterday to show off her adorable baby bump to her followers.

Former Miss Universe Zuleyka Rivera Pregnant with NBA Star JJ Barea's Baby!


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