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  1. Ben, Shane and Jay-Jay in danger of being culledRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Manawatu Standard

    ... Ben was a stiff Freddie Mercury, but without the buck teeth for his paso doble, which was a rather military shuffle. Latin just doesn't suit the albatross. Jay-Jay Harvey wore tasteful maroon tassles which camouflaged her bumpy bits, in her clunky ...

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  2. Gloria Estefan's on Your Feet Concludes Chicago Premiere Tonight; Next Stop- BroadwayRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... history. With seven Grammy Awards and over 100 million albums sold worldwide, Gloria Estefan is the most successful Latin crossover performer in the history of pop music. In addition to her chart-topping hit songs "Conga," "The Rhythm is Going To ...

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  3. On This Spot: Travel Down St. Patrick's WellRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | NOLA.com

    ... amongst the coins.) Posted on the entry rotunda of this marvel of early Renaissance engineering is a plaque in Latin which reads " Quod Natura Munimento Inviderat Industria Adiecit " ("What Nature Didn't Supply, Industry Provided"). The structure ...

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  4. Recap: Dancing with the Stars - Week 6: SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Stuff.co.nz

    ... is dressed as Freddie Mercury, if he was a matador. Stefano says while Ben is wonderful when it comes to ballroom, the Latin dances are clearly not his forte. Hayley agrees it was a shaky performance, lacking charisma. To which Ben has the best ...

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  5. Nobel prize-winning novelist Mario Vargas Llosa leaves wife...Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    ... with a request for privacy, in Hola! - parent magazine of Britain's Hello! - prompting charges of hypocrisy. One of Latin America's leading politically active writers, Vargas Llosa was initially, like most of his fellow intellectuals, a supporter of ...

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  6. Shapiro forged her own path in education and nursingRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | MySanAntonio.com

    Survived by: Husband Eric Lane; daughters Charlotte Gribble and Jacqueline Spivey; sons Brooks Gribble and Jackson Beer; parents Ramon and Enriqueta Ayala; grandmothers Esperanza Ayala and Enedina Perez; brother Pete Ayala; and sister Janey Wyers Though Allie Shapiro did not follow in the musical footsteps of her father, Tejano artist Ramon Ayala , and grandfather Pedro Ayala , she found her passion in nursing and education and shared it with families throughout Texas. "Her initial interest sprung from wanting to be a nurse, but she'd always known that she wanted to go to college.

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  7. Papal visit puts Andes presidents' eco-record under scrutinyRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Daily Chronicle

    AGUARAGUE NATIONAL PARK, Bolivia – In the vine-entangled forests of the Aguarague National Park, crude that seeped for decades out of abandoned wellheads saturates the soil and has stained the bedrock of creeks that provide water to the indigenous Guarani who live nearby. The petroleum stench is overpowering as David Benitez, who lives in the park and grazes his cattle among the wells, sifts tainted soil between his fingers.

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  8. Pope bringing environmental message to South AmericaRead the original story

    Yesterday | Daily Herald

    In the vine-entangled forests of the Aguarague National Park, crude that seeped for decades out of abandoned wellheads saturates the soil and has stained the bedrock of creeks that provide water to the indigenous Guarani who live nearby. The petroleum stench is overpowering as David Benitez, who lives in the park and grazes his cattle among the wells, sifts tainted soil between his fingers.

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  9. Tensions Rise In Bolivia As Indigenous Witches Prepare For The Pope's VisitRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Huffington Post

    ... Church leaders in Bolivia are calling the visit "Reconciliation and Renewal." The Argentina-born pontiff, the first Latin American pope, will seek to heal rifts between the country's indigenous people and the descendants of its Spanish colonial ...

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  10. Grand Summer EveningsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Examiner.com

    Focusing on Latin beats, hip-hop, jazz, and musical mashups, Grand Performances 2015 edition will feature a broad spectrum of cross-national, genre defying performances to explore social issues, and bring a global musical experience, reflecting the diversity of the city to audiences. Celebrating it's 29th year, the acclaimed performing arts series takes place at the gorgeous Water Court at the California Plaza, under lights of LA's downtown skyline Latin American and Asian musicians feature heavily in the ten week season and include Columbia's Ondatropica project, Oscar winner, Uruguay's Jorge Drexler and Malaysia's irresistible pop and R&B star Yuna with multi-talented rapper Aloe Blacc and much more.

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  11. Stars Honour Jenni Rivera At Tribute ConcertRead the original story

    Yesterday | WENN Blog

    Teen pop sensation Becky G was among the stars who turned out to honour late Mexican singer Jenni Rivera at a tribute concert in California on Thursday night. The Jenni Vive show was held at Marina Green Park in the singer's native Long Beach to mark what would have been her 46th birthday, and during the event, Becky G performed with Rivera's daughter Chiquis.

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  12. In land of Pachamama, Bolivians hope for pope of 'good intentions'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Channelnewsasia.com

    ... Church leaders in Bolivia are calling the visit "Reconciliation and Renewal". The Argentina-born pontiff, the first Latin American pope, will seek to heal rifts between the country's indigenous people and the descendants of its Spanish colonial ...

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  13. Marc Anthony; Gloria Estefan; Carlos SantanaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Billboard

    In early June, Carlos Santana became a trending topic on twitter thanks to his incredibly cool, instrumental rock version of "The Star-Spangled Banner" before the NBA final, with wife Cindy Blackman Santana killing it on drums. As it turns out, Latin artists have been delivering extraordinary -- and sometimes groundbreaking -- renditions of "The Star-Spangled Banner" for quite a while.

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  14. Jenni Rivera Honored at 'Jenni Vive' Tribute...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Billboard

    Jenni Rivera performs at the Nokia Theater inside the L.A. LIVE complex on July 31, 2009 in Los Angeles, California. Fans of all generations came together on Thursday in Long Beach, Calif., to honor the life and legacy of the late Jenni Rivera on what would have been her 46th The tribute concert, titled "Jenni Vive" [Jenni Lives], featured performances by regional Mexican stars Los Tucanes de Tijuana , Banda Los Recoditos , Los Horoscopos de Durango , Regulo Caro , Chuy Lizarraga and more, kicking off at around 6 p.m. at the city's Marina Green Park and wrapping up after midnight, with a grand fireworks show.

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  15. Latin music and culture featured in La FamiliaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Nanaimo Daily News

    The eight-piece band is Nanaimo's homegrown source of Latin music. Their first show, at the Nanaimo Multicultural Festival in June, was a resounding success.

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  16. Mbongwana Star head to Womad UKRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Financial Times

    Mbongwana Star are the latest big noise from the Democratic Republic of Congo. Their debut album has received rave reviews, they are on a tour of Europe, and at the end this month they will make a much-anticipated appearance at Womad UK, Europe's largest world music festival.

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  17. What's going on Saturday?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Brooklynvegan

    ... w/ Joe Bataan @ Union Pool It's the Independence Day edition of Union Pool's free summer series, today's headlined by Latin Soul great and Summer Thunder vet Joe Bataan. Festivities start around 2 PM with band going on just a little later. Crazy and ...

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  18. Mbongwana Star at Womad UKRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Financial Times

    Mbongwana Star are the latest big noise from the Democratic Republic of Congo. Their debut album has received rave reviews, they are on a tour of Europe, and at the end this month they will make a much-anticipated appearance at Womad UK, Europe's largest world music festival.

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  19. Fourth of July Exclusive: Becky G on What It Means to Be American & LatinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Billboard

    There has been a lot of talk recently about what it means to be an immigrant in America -- most infamously from real estate mogul and presidential hopeful Donald Trump. But one would argue that Trump's recent, derogatory comments about Mexicans have done nothing but unite Latinos , including several Latin music superstars who took those remarks made on July 16 as an attack on everyone who has ever come here in honest pursuit of a better life.

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  20. PERFORMANCE: Chris Washburne and Syotos CD Celebration Tour Begins July 29 at SmokeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | All About Jazz

    ... on the NPR Music homepage and maintaining a healthy presence on the Jazz Week jazz charts. Low Ridin' showcases Latin Jazz instrumental versions of 1960s and 70s Classic Rock songs-called Acid Mambo by its musicians. Afro-Latin jazz on a psychedelic ...

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