Tag: Latin America

The Most Feared Monsters In Latin America: El Silbón

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October 17, 2014 

El Silbón is a monster found in Colombia and Venezuela. According to legend, El Silbón is the ghost of a young man who killed his father stripping his guts for having killed his wife. Like all legends there are several variations. Those that have seen El Silbón say he sits on a tree trunk picking….

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Aislinn Derbez, The New Image For Calvin Klein

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October 07, 2014 

The Mexican actress and model Aislinn Derbez and Luis Ernesto Franco are part of Calvin Klein’s first campaign in Mexico. Aislinn is the daughter of the Mexican comedian Eugenio Derbez, she posed for the photographer Gonzale Morales, who captured the iconic style of the brand with black and white photos where Aislinn looks natural, wearing….

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Shakira Computer Virus Hits The Internet

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September 10, 2014 

The latest phishing scam that is hitting the Internet involves Shakira. A fake news link from “El Universal” with exclusive images from a car accident Shakira died in is actually a click to a computer virus. So for all those Shakira fans out there don’t be tempted to click on it. Shakira is still alive!

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House Of Horrors In Mexico

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August 31, 2014 

The Mexican military and federal police raided La Gran Familia, a group home serving poor children, most of which have been abandoned or homeless. Police found about 458 children living in vermin-infested conditions. The children were also forced to beg for money on the streets, eat unsanitary food and sleep on hard floors crawling with….

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Houston Bans Children In Country Illegally

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July 21, 2014 

The problem of immigrant children keeps growing, a Houston suburb decided to ban children who enter illegally into the United States. After federal officials looked into Houston suburb’s to tried to find a place to house the immigrant children caught crossing the border, the City council voted 6-2 to adopt the resolution that refuses any….

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¡Que Viva Argentina! Germany vs Argentina In the World Cup Finals

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July 09, 2014 

Latin America is just 90 minutes away from winning the World Cup. The battle of Messi vs Robben turned out to be the battle of the goalies and who can make penalty shots. On a cold rainy night in Belo Horizonte, Argentina and the Netherlands battled with very few chances to score. The only really….

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Brazil And Argentina Ready For The World Cup Semi Finals

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July 07, 2014 

Only two Latin American teams are left with a chance to make the World Cup finals. In game one of the World Cup semi finals, Brazil will face off against Germany. Brazil advanced to the semi finals by beating Colombia but lost it’s star player, Neymar, in the process from injury. In this game we….

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Los Ticos Fall To The Netherlands In Penalty Shots

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July 06, 2014 

It seems that the 2014 World Cup is all about the Goalies. We have seen lots of close matches with great goalie saves. The Netherlands had numerous chances to score but Costa Rica keeper, Keylor Navas, played a great game and did not allow the orange machine to score a single goal. Los Ticos had….

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Protesters Block Buses Carrying Illegal Immigrants

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July 02, 2014 

Some U.S. citizens are fighting back with the current crisis of thousands of illegal immigrants crossing the U.S. borders. Buses carrying immigrant families faced a large crowed protesting their arrival. Three buses carrying 140 undocumented immigrants who illegally crossed into the United States through Texas where stopped by protesters and not allowed to continue their….

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Costa Rica Continue Their Incredible Run

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June 29, 2014 

Costa Rica makes history by reaching the World Cup quarter finals for the first time. Los Ticos have surprised everyone, overcoming Uruguay, Italy and holding England to a draw and winning Group D. Their dream run continued as they faced Greece. As favorites in this match, Los Ticos struggled to show the form they had….

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