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  1. No. 11 Tennessee women set mark in 131-69 win over TroyRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 6 | Boston Herald

    Jaime Nared scored 20 of her 27 points in the first half, Tennessee set a record for points in a quarter and the No. 11 Lady Vols rolled to a 131-69 win over Troy on Wednesday night for the third highest point total of their storied history.


  2. No. 11 Tennessee women set mark in 131-69 win over TroyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 6 | Rome News

    Jaime Nared scored 20 of her 27 points in the first half, Tennessee set a record for points in a quarter and the No.


  3. The Association of Latino Professionals For America (ALPFA) Shows its ...Read the original story

    Tuesday Dec 5 | World News Report

    The ALPFA National Board traveled to Puerto Rico this past week to hold its final Board meeting of 2017 in San Juan, Puerto Rico NEW YORK, NEW YORK, UNITED STATES, December 5, 2017 / / -- ALPFA changed the location for its last National Board meeting of 2017 to Puerto Rico to send a clear message of support to the Puerto Rican people on their efforts to recover from the devastation caused by hurricanes Maria and Irma and to raise awareness of the precarious situation most of the Puerto Rican population is still facing. "All ALPFA Board members and I are happy to be here raising awareness of the needs that the Puerto Rican community is still facing.


  4. Albany Patroons add Smush Parker to rosterRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 1 | Albany Times Union

    Derrick Rowland, the new coach of the new Albany Patroons is scouring the United States in his search to bring professional basketball back to the Capital Region. The Patroons, who were a big hit back in their Continental Basketball Association heyday in the late 1980s and early 1990s, have been resurrected.


  5. ERDC civil engineer tries to help her homelandRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 1 | Vicksburg Post

    Marielys Ramos-Villanueva could barely even talk about the devastation she's experienced in Puerto Rico without breaking into tears. The bare trees where hurricane winds had blown away the leaves, collapsed bridges, homes destroyed by landslides and her family who finally had power restored Thanksgiving Day, almost two months since Hurricane Maria had ripped through her family's home in Puerto Rico.


  6. Dominion Energy shipping donated solar panels, supplies to storm-stricken Puerto RicoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 22 | Martinsville Bulletin

    Dominion Energy workers load solar panels donated by Strata Solar onto a flatbed truck Tuesday in Richmond.


  7. These solar panels were set up by Tesla at the San Juan Children's...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 22 | News 88.9 KNPR

    Puerto Rico is in the midst of the worst electricity outage in U.S. history. Most of the island remains without power more than two months after Hurricane Maria hit the island.


  8. If The Developing World Can Go Solar, Maybe Puerto Rico Can TooRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 22 | National Public Radio

    These solar panels were set up by Tesla at the San Juan Children's Hospital after the island was hit by Hurricane Maria. Alvin Baez/Reuters hide caption These solar panels were set up by Tesla at the San Juan Children's Hospital after the island was hit by Hurricane Maria.


  9. ASCP Members Open their Hearts-and Wallets-to Support Relief Efforts in Puerto RicoRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 22 | PRWeb

    In the aftermath of the devastation that Hurricane Maria wreaked on Puerto Rico, the media has moved on to report on other crises. Yet two months after one of the country's worst humanitarian crises, most of the island's 3.4 million people are still without power and hospitals are still in triage mode.


  10. Long-term response is keyRead the original story

    Monday Nov 20 | Disaster News Network

    Damage from Hurricane Maria can still be seen some 60 days later along the western coast of Puerto Rico in the town of Mayaguez. Credit: Rick Jones/Presbyterian News Service More than 30 people from the Presbyteries of the Northwest, Southwest, and Synod of Puerto Rico attended a meeting with the PDA delegation in Mayaguez.


  11. Aces in Mexico for Cancun ChallengeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 17 | WFIE-TV Evansville

    For the first time in 17 years, the University of Evansville men's basketball team is outside of the United States in the regular season as the Purple Aces take part in the Cancun Challenge. Evansville opens the tournament on Tuesday against Fresno State at 7:30 p.m. CT before facing either George Mason or Louisiana Tech on Wednesday.


  12. Carlos Rios-Velazquez Celebrates Over 25 Years of Industry ExperienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 16 | 24-7 Press Release

    Carlos Rios-Velazquez has been included in Marquis Who's Who. As in all Marquis Who's Who biographical volumes, individuals profiled are selected on the basis of current reference value.


  13. Obituary: James A. Donovan, Professor Emeritus of Mechanical EngineeringRead the original story

    Monday Nov 13 | PressReleasePoint

    He was a "Triple Domer," receiving Bachelor of Science, Master of Science and Ph.D. in metallurgical engineering from the University of Notre Dame. He worked for 15 years as a staff metallurgist at the Savannah River Lab in Aiken, South Carolina.


  14. Orlando Bravo's Podemos Puerto Rico Fund racks up $25 mln for Puerto Rico reliefRead the original story

    Nov 7, 2017 | PE Hub

    ... for talented young adults in a way that promotes social justice." Orlando Bravo, a native of Mayaguez, Puerto Rico, initially pledged ten million dollars through the Bravo Family Foundation to create Podemos Puerto Rico. Days after the hurricane, it ...


  15. Hurricane Maria UpdateRead the original story

    Nov 6, 2017 | Federal Emergency Management Agency

    One and a half months after Hurricane Maria made landfall on Puerto Rico nearing category 5 strength, the government of Puerto Rico, FEMA and its federal partners have been making progress in one of the nation's most logistically complex responses in history. One strong recovery effort was the restoration on communications.


  16. 'Huge Lift' Remains as Puerto Rico Schools Struggle to ReopenRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2017 | Education Week

    Schools in hurricane-ravaged Puerto Rico are slowly getting to their feet, but the struggle is particularly difficult in areas outside major urban centers, as Congress and federal officials continue to work out aid packages that could help the island's still mostly shuttered educational system. When Hurricane Maria struck the island Sept.


  17. Gainesville Benefit Concert For Hurricane Victims In Puerto Rico Raises More Than $17,000Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2017 | WRUF-AM Gainesville

    Even though Hurricane Maria hit Puerto Rico over a month ago causing massive destruction, many Puerto Ricans are still dealing with problems on the island from the storm. Carla Rodriguez-Caro, a member of the nonprofit organization PResente, moved to Gainesville from Mayaguez, Puerto Rico, five years ago and her family living on the island was affected by the hurricane and is still dealing with the consequences.


  18. United States v. Torres RiveraRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2017 | FindLaw

    ... The charges against Torres stemmed from his role as a supplier for a drug trafficking organization in Mayaguez, Puerto Rico. His plea agreement stipulated to a quantity range (between 3.5 and 5 kilograms) and type (cocaine) of controlled substances ...


  19. Puerto Rico reopens 119 schools but it could be months, or never, for many moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2017 |

    If it weren't for the tangled clump of power lines on a nearby corner and the partially unhinged stop sign down the street, Tuesday might have seemed like the first day of a normal school year at Julio Selles Sola School in San Juan's Rio Piedras neighborhood. Hundreds of students streamed into the brightly painted elementary school, giddy with nervous excitement, as their parents followed closely behind.


  20. Jose Martinez vs. Jesus Martinez - Golden Boy on ESPN, Nov. 16Read the original story

    Oct 26, 2017 | Boxing Scene

    Two of the best boxers from Puerto Rico and Colombia will meet in Cancun, Quintana Roo, Mexico on Thursday, Nov. 16 as undefeated contender Jose "Chiquiro" Martinez from Mayaguez, Puerto Rico takes on Jesus Martinez of Monteria, Colombia in the 10-round super flyweight main event of Golden Boy Boxing on ESPN. ESPN Deportes will transmit the fights live from The Poliforum Benito Jurez in Cancun, Mexico at 9:00 p.m. ET/8:00 p.m. CT/6:00 p.m. PT.