Omaira Allbritton

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World Cup: Do Latin Americans care more?

<b>STORY HIGHLIGHTS</b><p>South American teams Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Uruguay and Argentina qualify for last 16<br>• So too does Costa Rica and Mexico from Central America<br>• Team USA praised for reaching knockout stages from tough group<br>• Tradtional European "heavyweights" England, Italy and Spain go home early<p><b>(CNN)</b> …

27 Celebrities You Didn't Know Were Latino (PHOTOS)

We've all done it. You meet someone new, take one good look at them and ask (almost rhetorically): "So, where are you from?" Often we expect faces to match exotic countries around the world, but frequently the response, complemented with a puzzled expression, is something like: "Oh, umm Michigan..."<p>…

Quiénes son los latinoamericanos más influyentes del mundo, según Time

<b>El papa Francisco, la presidenta de Chile, Michelle Bachelet, los presidentes de Venezuela y Uruguay, Nicolás Maduro y José Mujica, y el cineasta mexicano Alfonso Cuarón son los latinoamericanos que figuran en la lista de las 100 personas más influyentes del mundo que cada año publica la revista</b> …

Siete errores comunes que cometemos en español

María Irazusta, autora de un bestiario de desafueros lingüísticos, selecciona un puñado de frecuentes patadas al diccionario<p>¿Por qué la RAE acepta …

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Estados Unidos, a la caza del consumidor hispano

Centros comerciales, televisiones, publicidad... Con un poder adquisitivo de un billón de dólares, la comunidad hispana es una fuerza emergente en el …

Un ron colombiano entre las 100 mejores cosas del mundo

La más reciente edición de la revista GQ (versión Reino Unido) trae un artículo sobre las ‘100 mejores cosas del mundo en este momento’, y dentro de …

'Fault in Our Stars' writer John Green has a good read on teens, tech

John Green's career as a book world phenom began auspiciously: His funny but tragic 2005 debut novel, "Looking for Alaska," became a cult young adult hit and landed the American Library Assn.'s Printz Award for YA novel of the year. This was followed by 2006's "An Abundance of Katherines," a …

The 8 Habits of Highly Successful Young-Adult Fiction Authors

Best-selling writers including John Green and Veronica Roth share their strategies for crafting authentic, relatable teen characters—even in fantasy worlds.<p>Young-adult fiction, commonly called "YA fiction," has exploded over the past decade or so: The number of YA titles published grew more than …