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  • Entertainment
    Let’s Celebrate Cinco de Mayo!

      CREAMY SPICY MANGO SALSA     INGREDIENTS: • 1/4 cup Ragu® Old World Style® Pasta Sauce • 2 Tbsp. Hellmann’s® or Best Foods® Light Mayonnaise • 1/2 tsp. chipotle chili powder • 1 large ripe mango*, peeled and chopped • 1 small red bell pepper, chopped (about 1 cup)   DIRECTIONS:...

  • Entertainment
    We Got Issues… 100 of them!

    Originally published in the 100th issue of LatinTRENDS magazine, July/August 2013 A Poem:We got issues…100 of them....

  • Entertainment
    Spanish Restaurants NYC: Maya Restaurant

      Chef Richard Sandoval’s first modern Mexican restaurant evokes the essence of Acapulco, from its decor to...

  • Music
    Latino Music: Las Cafeteras

    “Best Latin Alternative Band – 2013” – LA Weekly “Creative, Socially Conscious, it’s perfect”- NPR “Urgent, relevant...

  • Entertainment
    Latino Stars On The Cover Of Sports Illustrated Swimsuit: 50 Years of Our Beautiful

    On Monday NBC and Time Inc. present “Sports Illustrated Swimsuit: 50 Years of Beautiful,” a two-hour TV...

  • Music
    International Jazz Sensation “Jimena Bautista” Swings with the United Nations Across The Border

    Story Credit: Nathan James   “I was singing before I started speaking“, says Jimena Bautista, a young jazz vocalist from Mexico who has been enthralling international audiences with her unique sounds and style, “When I was 2, my family already had recordings of me. I was completely amazed and dazzled by Michael...

  • Entertainment
    Chiquis Rivera Will Play Jenni in Biographical Movie

    Chiquis Rivera has confirmed that she will be playing her late mother in an upcoming biographical movie about Jenni Rivera. The 28-year-old, who is bares a similar resemblance to her mother is reportedly taking acting and dancing lessons to prepare for the part. The Rivera family has approved plans for the film...

  • Entertainment
    MACHETE KILLS IN THEATERS OCTOBER 11TH!

    In MACHETE KILLS, Danny Trejo returns as ex-Federale agent MACHETE, who is recruited by the President of the United States for a mission which would be impossible for any mortal man – he must take down a madman revolutionary and an eccentric billionaire arms dealer who have hatched a plan to spread...

  • New York
    Photos of NYC Mexican Day Parade 2013

    DALE UN GRITO DE INDEPENDECIA!

  • Events
    2013 Mexican Day Parade in New York

    2013 Mexican Day Parade in New York     This is a new beginning for the Mexican Day Parade in New York. After 18 years, this event is embracing the new technology with a new website www.mexicandayparadeny.org to highlight its history, empower the community and use social media to connect and face...

  • Entertainment
    Piolin Gets New Show on Sirius XM

    It didn’t take long for Eddie “Piolin” Sotelo to land a new radio gig. Just three weeks ago Univision canceled his show ” Piolin Por La Mañana” for sexual harassment allegations. In September he will launch “Piolin Radio,” a live four-hour entertainment show from Los Angeles on satellite radio Sirius XM. Piolin...

  • Entertainment
    ‘Elysium’ With Diego Luna Tops Box Office

    The Sci-Fi action thriller “Elysium” starring Mexican actor Diego Luna and Matt Damon topped the box office this weekend. The Neill Blomkamp blockbuster which cost $115 million to make raked in $30.5 million which Sony Studios expected. Blomkamp’s previous $30 million film “District 9,” opened August 2009 with $37.4 million. The film...

  • Entertainment
    Piolin Accused of Sexual Harassment

    Last week it was reported that Eddie “Piolin” Sotelo‘s radio show “Piolin Por La Manana” on Univision was canceled. Now there are allegations to why after 10 years the show got the ax. Alberto “Beto” Cortez – a writer, producer and performer on the radio show is accusing Piolin of physical, sexual...

  • Entertainment
    Alejandro Fernandez ‘Confidencias’ Set for August 27

    ALEJANDRO FERNANDEZ’S “CONFIDENCIAS” FEATURES A COLLECTION OF CLASSIC LATIN MUSIC STANDARDS AND A SPECIAL VERSION OF JIMMY COX’S “NOBODY KNOWS YOU WHEN YOU’RE DOWN AND OUT” FEAT. ROD STEWART PLUS DUETS WITH CHRISTINA AGUILERA & VICENTE FERNANDEZ Latin Grammy winner and multi-platinum selling artist Alejandro Fernandez will release his new album CONFIDENCIAS...

  • Entertainment
    Paulina Rubio Caught Urinating In The Sea By Paparazzo

    Paulina Rubio was caught recently urinating at sea by a paparazzo from her yacht in Miami Beach. The Mexican pop star released the photos on her Twitter account instead of paying off the paparazzo not to. The 42-year-old wrote in a tweet, “The latest extortion attempt by the Papparazzi, a woman can’t...

  • Entertainment
    Christina Aguilera & Alejandro Fernandez Music Video ‘Hoy Tengo Ganas De Ti’

    Two powerful voices join forces to sing a duet for the Telenovela ‘La Tempestad’ starring William Levy and Ximena Navarrete. The music video for “Hoy Tengo Ganas De Ti” with powerhouse vocalist Christina Aguilera and Mexican singer Alejandro Fernandez debuted last week. The video was directed by Simón Brand and shows “The...

  • News & Politics
    Leader of the dangerously infamous Los Zetas captured!

    Considered one of Mexico’s most wanted drug lords, Miguel Angel Trevino, also known as Z-40, the alleged leaders of the Los Zetas cartel was captured on Sunday. In Anahuac, Mexico, a town near the border of Tamaulipas and Nuevo Leon states, Morales was apprehended by Mexican Marines. According to authorities, the arrest...

  • Entertainment
    Andrés Zuno Joins “The Bold And The Beautiful”

    As of June 20th Mexican singer and actor Andrés Zuno has been seen on CBS soap opera “The Bold and the Beautiful.” Having aired 26 years on television this is the first time a Mexican joins its cast. Zuno previously acted in the telenovelas “Pasión” and “Al Diablo con los Guapos.” Zuno...

  • Entertainment
    Jenni Rivera’s Tequila Line

    With the launch of the late Jenni Rivera’s autobiography “Unbreakable” comes news of a tequila line called “La Gran Señora.” The tequila with Rivera’s image will be available in a limited edition and released shelves in Mexico and the United States next month. “La Diva de la Banda” was often seen drinking...

  • Entertainment
    The New Coaches on La Voz Mexico 3 Announced!

    It has been confirmed that Marco Antonio Solis, Wisin Y Yandel, David Bisbal and Alejandra Guzman will be the new coaches on the third season of La Voz Mexico. The show is a Mexican version of the successful show The Voice, which has been expanded all over the world. Other artists who...

  • Events
    Book Launch: Midnight in Mexico: A Reporter’s Journey Through a Country’s Descent into Darkness by Alfredo Corchado hosted by AS/COA

    News reporting is not one of the easiest careers for anybody. It takes a certain talent, dedication and asking the right questions to get the story—not to mention knowing whom to trust for information. Reporting in another country also has its risks as well through being limited on where to report, to...

  • Entertainment
    Maite Perroni Sings Bachata

    Mexican actress and singer Maite Perroni, is returning to music with a bachata titled “Tu Y Yo.” The former member of RBD, said in a statement, “It’s a new adventure, a new chapter in the story of my life called ‘You and I.’ This is the first single from my album,”Fórmula Espectacular.”...

  • Entertainment
    Win a DVD of Director Pablo Larraín’s NO, starring Gael García Bernal!

    “Irresistible! Smart, involving and provocative!” –Kenneth Turan, Los Angeles Time “Weirdly funny and rousing, both intellectually and emotionally.” –Manohla Dargis, The New York Times Academy Award® Nominee for Best Foreign Language Film NO Starring Gael García Bernal Based on the True Story of a Marketing Campaign That Sparked a Revolution Coming to...

  • Entertainment
    Jon Stewart Casts Gael Garcia Bernal In ‘Rosewater’

    For those that don’t know Jon Stewart is taking 12 weeks off “The Daily Show” this summer to make his directorial debut, Rosewater. The film is a drama, based on the book Then They Came For Me: A Family’s Story Of Love, Captivity and Survival by Maziar Bahari and Aimee Molloy. Maziar...