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Brazil Ex-President Lula Convicted of Corruption

Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva, Brazil’s former President, was found guilty of corruption and money laundering charges. Brazilian Federal Judge Sergio Moro sentenced Lula da Silva to nine-and-a-half years in jail. He will remain free during his appeal, and faces corruption, obstruction of justice and money laundering charges in four other court cases. The sentencing […]

Peru President Tells Trump He Prefers Bridges to Walls

Peruvian President Pedro Pablo Kuczynski has taken a strong stand against Donald Trump. The first Latin American president to visit Trump at the White House told the U.S. leader he prefers “bridges to walls,” sending him a rebuke of his controversial proposal to build a wall along the border with Mexico. The Peruvian president, a […]

CNN en Español Kicked Off Air in Venezuela

The Venezuelan government Wednesday ordered cable providers to take CNN en Español off the air, days after CNN aired an investigation into the alleged fraudulent issuing of Venezuelan passports and visas. Foreign Minister Delcy Rodriguez accused CNN of performing what she defined as an “imperialistic media operation” against her country in last week’s broadcast of […]

Kate Del Castillo Did Not Base Character on Real First Lady

Kate Del Castillo is playing the First Lady of Mexico in Netflix’s upcoming series “Ingobernable” – and many think it’s a character based on Mexico’s actual First Lady Angelica Rivera. The actress has finally cleared the air saying she did not base the role on Angelica or President Enrique Peña Nieto. Kate says that instead […]

Vanity Fair Mexico Upsets Readers With Melania Trump on Cover

“Vanity Fair Mexico” has sparked an outrage amongst its readers and all throughout the country by featuring Melania Trump on the cover. People feel like it’s humiliating and the ultimate case of trolling to have on the cover the wife of Donald Trump – who has been so outspoken against Mexico. To make matters worse, […]