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Saturday, Jul 14, 2018 at 11:22 PM

Puerto Rico Power Co. CEO Resigns Over Salary Blowup

Puerto Rico Power Co. CEO Resigns Over Salary Blowup

An outrcry over a promised $750,000 salary for the CEO of the indebted Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority prompted him to quit less than 24 hours after assuming the position, along with four members of... Read »

Saturday, Jul 14, 2018 at 11:21 PM

Emmy Diversity Gets Boost From Issa Rae, Ricky Martin

Sterling K. Brown and Donald Glover aren't such Emmy outliers this year. More than a third of the 101 acting nominations for the 70th Primetime Emmy Awards went to ethnic minorities, according to an analysis by... Read »

Tuesday, Jun 26, 2018 at 4:13 PM

Gloria Estefan To Star In Netflix's 'One Day At A Time'

The Netflix show "One Day at a Time" will soon see a familiar South Florida face: Gloria Estefan. Read »

Thursday, Jun 21, 2018 at 7:19 AM

Telemundo Academy Celebrates First Graduating Class

This year, students enrolled in the Telemundo Academy were asked to present a video campaign to members of Telemundo’s leadership where they were able to showcase all the elements they covered during the... Read »

Saturday, Jun 16, 2018 at 7:56 AM

'Que Pasa USA: Today' Returns to the Arsht Center in Sept.

Back by popular demand, the live stage play based on PBS’s “Que Pasa USA” is coming back to the Adrienne Arsht Center later this year. Read »

Tuesday, Jun 12, 2018 at 6:31 PM

Pitbull to Open Miami-Themed Lounge on Mississippi Coast

Rapper Pitbull is going to Mississippi to open a new Miami-themed lounge inspired by his Florida hometown. Read »

Sunday, Jun 10, 2018 at 11:54 PM

Teen Holds Quinceañera Outside California Detention Facility

A Bay Area teenager on Saturday used her quinceañera to send a message about immigration by holding the celebration outside a detention facility in Richmond while her father remains detained. Alexa Lopez is... Read »

Sunday, Jun 10, 2018 at 6:31 PM

National Puerto Rican Day Parade Salutes Hurricane Heroes

The National Puerto Rican Parade in New York turned into its usual boisterous celebration Sunday, but many participants also saw it as an occasion to express their more somber concerns over the devastation... Read »

Saturday, Jun 9, 2018 at 11:15 PM

NY's Puerto Rican Day Parade to Shine Light on Hurricane Struggle

NY's Puerto Rican Day Parade to Shine Light on Hurricane Struggle

There will be floats, musicians and brightly colored costumes when the Puerto Rican Day Parade makes its way along New York's Fifth Avenue this Sunday, as there always are. But amid all the fun and celebration... Read »

Saturday, Apr 28, 2018 at 10:55 PM

Billboard Latin Music Awards 2018: Fashion

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Friday, Apr 20, 2018 at 2:10 PM

'Patience, Faith and Hope': 'El Puma' on Lung Transplant

Renowned Venezuelan singer "El Puma" is speaking out for the first time since receiving a double lung transplant in Miami in December. Read »

Thursday, Apr 19, 2018 at 3:14 PM

Cirque Du Soleil Returns To Miami With SEP7IMO DIA

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Tuesday, Apr 17, 2018 at 4:33 PM

Green Latino Gala Awards in Miami to Honor Al Gore, Maná

Green Latino Gala Awards in Miami to Honor Al Gore, Maná

In honor of Earth Day, the Sachamama Organization is announcing their first annual Green Latino Gala Awards that will take place next April 21 at the Magic City Studios in Miami. Read »

Tuesday, Apr 10, 2018 at 1:39 PM

Global Headquarters of Telemundo Network Opens In Miami

The massive, state-of-the-art Telemundo Center in Miami houses a combination of offices and studios for Telemundo Network, Telemundo Studios, Telemundo International, Universo Network, and serve as NBCUniversal... Read »

Tuesday, Mar 27, 2018 at 2:15 PM

Latin Music Stars Shine at Ultra Music Festival 2018

DJ Steve Aoki’s EDM fans quickly recognizing the catchy tune began to applaud and sing along with the man responsible for putting Reggaeton music on the map in the late 90s with Daddy Yankee's hit song... Read »

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Kelly Blanco Kelly Blanco has built up almost a decade’s worth of experience as an entertainment, sports, and lifestyle reporter. Since high school, she has covered events such as the Super Bowl, the Academy Awards and even the 2012 Paralympics in London. Kelly is also an active volunteer within the South Florida community. Make sure to wake up with Kelly every morning as she brings you your First Alert Traffic updates and gets you out the door with what you need to know from 4:30-7 a.m. on South Florida Today and follow her on Twitter @KellyNBC6.
Adriana Correa Adriana Correa enjoys writing about news, entertainment and profiling people in our community doing extraordinary things. Her passion for writing began at NBC Chicago where she worked for 10 years as a video editor, media manager and later a content producer. She’s produced entertainment stories that have aired nationally on the Univision Network and locally on NBC 6. You can find her on Twitter @AdrianaNBC.
Brandon Lopez Brandon Lopez kicked off his professional career before he could even legally vote. By the time he was 18, he was the Assistant Director of the Digital Marketing Division of a prominent South Florida magazine. Now, Brandon is a Deputy Web Editor at NBC 6 and a contributor to Latin Beat. Find him on Twitter or Instagram at @BrandonLopezTV.