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Jim Plunkett’s painful journey: ‘My life sucks’

Victor Landa August 9, 2017

By Eliott Almond, The Mercury News   He rises from a chair next to his Heisman Trophy in a room stuffed with dozens of silver and gold keepsakes that recognize […]

Latino jockeys among the richest in the world

NewsTaco May 8, 2017

Immigrant workers at Churchill Downs fear deportation

NewsTaco May 1, 2017

NBA Playoffs: Here’s the Latino, Spanish Players to Watch

NewsTaco April 17, 2017

*Why you should read this: Because Latino players are making their mark in the NBA. Because many Latino NBA fans root for Latinos, even if they’re not on their favorite […]

Ivan ‘Pudge’ Rodriguez bound for Cooperstown

NewsTaco January 19, 2017

*Why you should read this: Because it’s a wonderful honor for a great baseball player. Because he now joins Johnny Bench as the only tow MLB catchers to be inducted into […]

How the Spanos Family Built a Fortune Selling Bologna Sandwiches to Mexican Farmworkers

NewsTaco January 13, 2017

*Why you should read this: Because a family worth $2.6 billion is asking the City of San Diego, with 1.4 million Latinos – 35 percent of the population, to use public […]

Five Hispanic players to watch in the NFL playoffs

NewsTaco January 9, 2017

*The list of Latino players to watch in the NFL Playoffs has been reduced by two. This past weekend Kiko Alonzo of the Miami Dolphins and Victor Cruz of the […]