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The Amazon Is Being Destroyed By This

Global Post | Posted 10.29.2013 | Latino Voices

LIMA, Peru — The ravaging of the Peruvian Amazon by a wave of illegal gold mining is twice as bad as researchers had thought. That is according t...

Fusion Takes Risks To Champion A 'Smart, Diverse and Inclusive America'

VOXXI | Gonzalo Sanchez Ubanell | Posted 10.26.2013 | Latino Voices

Fusion plans to shake up the U.S. cable television landscape by becoming the channel for Latino millennials. As a joint venture between ABC and Uni...

Ex Peruvian President Gets Out Of Jail Via Twitter

AP | FRANKLIN BRICENO | Posted 10.11.2013 | Latino Voices

LIMA, Peru -- LIMA, Peru (AP) — Incarcerated for authorizing death squads and corruption, former President Alberto Fujimori is not permitted to give...

Over 100 Women Take Up Arms In Mexico To Defend Community

EFE | Posted 08.20.2013 | Latino Voices

Mexico City (EFE).- More than 100 women in the southern Mexican town of Xaltianguis have taken up arms to protect their community from organized crime...

Judge Rules City's Election System Is Unfair To Blacks, Latinos

LA Times | Posted 07.26.2013 | Latino Voices

In a new critique of how minorities are treated in the Antelope Valley, a judge has ruled that Palmdale violated state voting laws by maintaining an e...

American Express Settles With U.S. Treasury Dept. Over Cuba Travel

AP | CHRISTINE ARMARIO | Posted 07.22.2013 | Latino Voices

MIAMI -- American Express has reached a settlement with the U.S. Treasury Department over more than 14,000 tickets that were issued for travel between...

U.S. Judge Dismisses Lawsuit Against Mexican Ex-President Over 1997 Massacre

AP | DAVE COLLINS | Posted 07.22.2013 | Latino Voices

HARTFORD, Conn. -- Ten people suing former Mexican President Ernesto Zedillo for $50 million over a 1997 massacre in a Mexican village are taking thei...

INFOGRAPHIC: Why Immigration Reform Is Not Just A Border States Issue

VOXXI | Griselda Nevarez | Posted 07.15.2013 | Latino Voices

The flow of undocumented immigration coming into the United States is not an issue limited to a few states along the southwest border, but an issue th...

Another Sign The Hispanic Population Is Growing And Spending

AdWeek | Posted 06.26.2013 | Latino Voices

This year, Univision and its main competitor Telemundo (which control roughly 90 percent of the market between them, with Univision the larger network...

Cuba's Parliament Makes Historic Move

AP | ANDREA RODRIGUEZ | Posted 04.26.2013 | Latino Voices

HAVANA -- Havana's Capitol building will play host to Cuba's parliament for the first time since 1959, when it came to be seen as a symbol of the old ...

Quake Shakes Mexico

AP | Posted 04.05.2013 | Latino Voices

MEXICO CITY -- Parts of southern and central Mexico have been rattled by a 5.4-magnitude earthquake, but there were no immediate reports of damages or...

Obama's Inauguration Ball Orders A Little Bit Of Salsa

NBC Latino | Posted 01.14.2013 | Latino Voices

Acclaimed composer and performer Marc Anthony is among the roster of stars who will perform in one of several balls during President Obama’s inaugur...

Cuba's New Travel Laws Might Grant Cubans Double Nationality

Fox News Latino | Posted 01.14.2013 | Latino Voices

A new travel law in Cuba allowing Cubans to travel abroad without an exit visa or a foreign invitation goes into effect Monday, allowing people on th...

Mexican Farmers Affected By NAFTA's Agricultural Subsidies

VOXXI | Susana G. Baumann | Posted 01.11.2013 | Latino Voices

Who pays for agricultural subsidies? Agricultural dumping between the United States and Latin American countries have swept agricultural production an...

Hugo Chavez Health Rumors Swirl Online

The Huffington Post | Roque Planas | Posted 01.23.2014 | Latino Voices

Rumors are swirling online and in Latin American news media, that Venezuelan President Hugo Chávez faces a grave threat to his health, after a Sp...

Walmart De Mexico: NYT Investigation Shows Long History Of Bribes

The New York Times | Posted 12.18.2012 | Latino Voices

SAN JUAN TEOTIHUACÁN, Mexico — Wal-Mart longed to build in Elda Pineda’s alfalfa field. It was an ideal location, just off this town’s bustling...

At The Edge Of The Cliff...

The Huffington Post | Posted 12.14.2012 | Latino Voices

As the end of the year nears, so does Congress' deadline for averting the 'fiscal cliff'. And as the season of giving turns into the season of give-an...

White Population Will Lose Majority In U.S. By 2043

AP | HOPE YEN | Posted 02.11.2013 | Latino Voices

WASHINGTON -- White people will no longer make up a majority of Americans by 2043, according to new census projections. That's part of a historic shif...

Fans Mourn 'La Diva De La Banda'

The Huffington Post | Carolina Moreno | Posted 12.10.2012 | Latino Voices

Shortly after taking off at 3:15 a.m. on Sunday morning, the plane transporting Mexican singer Jenni Rivera to the semi-finale of the reality talent s...

WATCH: Undocumented Immigrants' Daring Escape Attempt

The Huffington Post | Posted 11.28.2012 | Latino Voices

What at first seemed like a driver being pulled over for speeding on Interstate 40 in Oklahoma City, quickly revealed itself to be a more serious infr...

Giffords' Heroic Intern Discusses Life After Shooting

ABC News | Posted 11.26.2012 | Latino Voices

This week, we caught up with Daniel Hernandez Jr., who was lauded for his heroism after he rushed to help former Arizona Rep. Gabrielle Giffords afte...

Bolivia's Census: 40 Ethnic Groups, 'Mestizo' Left Out

AP | CARLOS VALDEZ | Posted 11.21.2012 | Latino Voices

LA PAZ, Bolivia -- A dispute over ethnicity marked census-taking day in Bolivia as the landlocked Andean nation's population submitted Wednesday to it...

Widow Who Murdered Argentine Governor In Drunken Rage Sentenced

AP | Posted 11.21.2012 | Latino Voices

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina -- The widow of a provincial Argentine governor has been sentenced to 18 years in prison for killing her husband in a drunken ...

Dominicans Are Most Loyal To Obama Among Latino Voters

Fox News Latino | Posted 11.02.2012 | Latino Voices

Surveys of Latino voters show it again and again. President Obama is favored by a majority of likely Latino voters. But a few that break down Latin...

NYC Nanny 'Snapped' Before Allegedly Killing Two Children, Relatives Say

Fox News Latino | Posted 10.29.2012 | Latino Voices

The Dominican nanny accused of killed two children before trying to slash her own throat was having emotional trouble before the horrifying killing an...