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  1. MLB schedule: Mets-KC open Sunday, Pirates-Miami in San JuanRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 19 | Contra Costa Times

    The champion Kansas City Royals will host the New York Mets in a World Series rematch when the 2016 Major League Baseball season starts in April with three Sunday openers. Next year's schedule also includes two games in Puerto Rico between Pittsburgh and Miami.


  2. Cyber Monday deals abound at hotels nationwideRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Examiner.com

    Juniper Hotel Cupertino is one of the members of Curio, a Collection by Hilton, which is offering Cyber Monday deals. Cyber Monday , the Monday following the U.S. Thanksgiving Holiday, is often considered to be the Black Friday for shoppers online.


  3. UL-Lafayette womena s basketball team to face Arkansas in Puerto RicoRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Advocate

    Within the relaxing atmosphere of Puerto Rico, Louisiana-Lafayette women's basketball coach Garry Brodhead will be looking for persistence from his squad and a bit of patience. The Ragin' Cajuns will take on their second SEC foe of the season when they tangle with Arkansas at 1:30 p.m. Friday at Mario Morales Coliseum in Guaynabo in the San Juan Shootout.


  4. Leslie Grace & Raquel Sofia: How We Celebrate...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 25 | Billboard

    At the Latin Grammys in Las Vegas last week, we spoke to bachata star Leslie Grace and rising pop singer-songwriter Raquel Sofia about how they celebrate Thanksgiving and what they're most grateful for this year. Of course, awards are cool, but what these two seem to value above everything else is their family.


  5. Gophers women's basketball: Rachel Banham scores 24 in winRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 24 | TwinCities

    The Gophers women's basketball team went inside in the fourth quarter, scoring 22 points in the paint, to post an 85-73 victory over Kent State on Tuesday night at Kent, Ohio. Minnesota guard Rachel Banham scored 24 points, 17 of them in the fourth quarter, and pulled within 31 points of breaking Lindsay Whalen's all-time Gophers scoring record.


  6. US tourist run over in Puerto Rico after graffiti incidentRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 24 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    Police in Puerto Rico say a 27-year-old tourist from Kentucky has died after being hit by a car while running away from a graffiti mural he was painting. Police say Jonathan Brown of Louisville was spray-painting a mural along one of the busiest highways in San Juan he noticed a patrol car nearby and fled.


  7. FEI's Caribbean congress racks up the air milesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 20 | Horsetalk

    An old British music-hall classic reminds us that it's a long way to Tipperary, and it transpires that Puerto Rico has a similar claim to fame. Equestrian Sports New Zealand chief executive Vicki Glynn is no stranger to long-haul international travel, but even she admits the 33-hour journey to get there for last week's FEI General Assembly was a challenge.


  8. Marlins to Take on Pirates in Puerto RicoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 19 | NBC Miami

    The Miami Marlins will host the Pittsburgh Pirates in Puerto Rico next May for a pair of games at Hiram Bithorn Stadium. The games will take place from May 30-31 and are part of a four-game series between the teams.


  9. TRYP by Wyndham Debuts in Puerto Rico, Strengthens Caribbean PresenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 19 | Bottom Line

    HFTP is a global nonprofit hospitality association that uniquely understands the industry's problems. We assist our members in finding solutions to industry problems more efficiently than any organization via our expert networks, research, conferences such as HITEC, and certification programs.


  10. The Sheen Center to Present Latin America Sings!, 12/9Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 16 | BroadwayWorld.com

    The Catholic Archdiocese of New York's new downtown cultural initiative, The Archbishop Fulton J. Sheen Center for Thought and Culture, will present Canciones Mexicanas, the second installment of Latin America Sings!, a series of concerts curated by pianist and conductor Pablo Zinger. This Mexican program is presented in celebration of the Virgin of Guadalupe.


  11. Effort Under Way in Puerto Rico to Reclaim Desecheo IslandRead the original story

    Friday Nov 13 | QST

    A legislative effort is under way in the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico to reclaim Desecheo Island and to include it within the municipality of Mayaguez. According to a report in El Nuevo Dia , the Puerto Rico House of Representatives of Puerto Rico approved two bills on October 26 that call on the US government to return ownership of Desecheo Island to Puerto Rico.


  12. Nordstrom misses Street 3Q forecastsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 12 | SFGate

    In this Monday, March 23, 2015, file photo, a woman arrives at the Nordstrom luxury department store, at The Mall of San Juan, in San Juan, Puerto Rico. Nordstrom reports quarterly earnings, Thursday, Nov. 12, 2015.


  13. Free People to Open First Store in Puerto Rico at The Mall of San JuanRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 12 | PRWeb

    The boho-chic lifestyle brand will open its doors in San Juan, Puerto Rico at the island's new state-of-the-art shopping destination As we continue to expand overseas, Puerto Rico's welcoming community, tropical climate, and lively lifestyle paint the perfect backdrop for our newest Free People boutique. Specialty clothing brand, Free People , will open its 114th boutique in San Juan, Puerto Rico on November 27th 2015.


  14. Cuomo making sure Puerto Rico can 'Taste NY'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 7 | Examiner.com

    Governor Andrew Cuomo and Puerto Rico Governor Alejandro GarcA a Padilla and project director cut the ribbon to open the New York State Discovery Center on Thursday. For Puerto Ricans and visitors to the Caribbean island unfamiliar with many of the New York State-produced food and beverage products there now is a place to try out many of them.


  15. Cuomo opening trade, tourism office in Old San JuanRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 5 | Albany Times Union

    Gov. Andrew Cuomo is in Puerto Rico today, expressing solidarity with the island in its struggle with indebtedness and later speaking to the annual Somos gathering. The new, New York State Office of Trade and Tourism will promote "mutually beneficial tourism opportunities" as well as a Taste NY store promoting Empire State products.


  16. Gov. Cuomo, Mayor De Blasio Both In Puerto RicoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 5 | CBS Local

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  17. NY Gov. Cuomo in Puerto Rico for political conferenceRead the original story

    Thursday Nov 5 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    Gov. Andrew Cuomo and many other state leaders are in Puerto Rico for an annual conference focused on the issues facing New York's Latino communities. The Democratic governor plans to return home Thursday evening following a two-day visit to the island.


  18. Wrestling with connecting with relatives you don't know: ViewpointRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 1 | MassLive.com

    Joel Chimelis is the hitting coach with the Quad City River Bandits, a farm club of the Houston Astros. His second cousin, Ron Chimelis, hopes to meet him some day soon.


  19. Skull-faced dead comet to buzz Earth on HalloweenRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 31 | Washington Times

    NASA officials originally thought the object was an asteroid when they spotted it in early October, but after getting a closer look astronomers saw that the object was actually a dead comet, with an eerie skull-like appearance. Using the U.S. space agency's Infrared Telescope Facility on Mauna Kea, Hawaii, experts "have determined that the celestial object is more than likely a dead comet that has shed its volatiles after numerous passes around the sun," NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory said in a statement late Friday.


  20. Puerto Rico to ban plastic bags through executive orderRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 31 | Recordpub.com

    Puerto Rico's governor signed an executive order Friday banning the use of plastic bags across the U.S. territory, defying legislators who just days ago rejected a similar bill.