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  1. Communists Don't Like Him? NY Times Gives Rubio Candidacy More HelpRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Commentary Magazine

    Do the publishers of the New York Times secretly want Marco Rubio to be elected president? The answer to that question is, of course not. The left-wing and partisan Democratic slant of the Grey Lady's news coverage in recent years places Rubio squarely in the category of a candidate the paper wishes to stop at all costs.

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  2. NBA Stars In The BahamasRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | World News Report

    The star-struck Sierra, a recent grad from Messiah College, stirred quite some chatter with over 1,200 retweets of her post and her candid pictures of Dwyane Wade, LeBron James, their wives and fellow friends Chris Paul of the Los Angeles Clippers and Carmelo Anthony of the New York Knicks. For lucky vacationers visiting Atlantis this may have been a once in a lifetime opportunity to see the NBA stars without their jersey's and uniforms on.

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  3. Man who accused orphanage founder of abuse targeted by suitRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Norwalk Citizen News

    In this Friday, Sept. 5, 2014, file photo, Michael Geilenfeld waits in handcuffs as the manager of his orphanage sits with him in the back of a police truck outside the St. Joseph's Home For Boys after police closed it down in the Delmas area of Port-au-Prince, Haiti.

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  4. Usa crush Guatemala 4-0Jul. 6, 2015, 7:52 PM AstRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Trinadad Express

    Photo: AP While Trinidad and Tobago were edging Haiti 1-0 in Fort Lauderdale in their final warm-up for the CONCACAF Gold Cup, their opening match opponents Guatemala were crashing to a 4-0 defeat to the United States in an international friendly on Friday night in front of 44,835 at Nissan Stadium, Nashville. It was Guatemala's sixth defeat in nine matches since edging an out of form Honduras 2-1 last September.

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  5. Gold Cup opener sold outRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Trinadad Express

    The CONCACAF Zone of world football may have lost its last two presidents, Trinidadian Jack Warner and Cayman Islands banker Jeff Webb to corruption scandals, but none of the shine has come off its showpiece event, the CONCACAF Gold Cup, which kicks off today before a sold out crowd in Frisco, Texas. The United States edged Panama 1-0 to win the title two years ago, and begin their defence in Group A against Honduras.

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  6. In wake of FIFA scandal, CONCACAF proposes rules to rebuild trustRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Globe and Mail

    FIFA President Joseph "Sepp" Blatter gestures next to CONCACAF President Jeffrey Webb during a news conference at the CONCACAF congress in Panama City April 19, 2013. Webb is currently fighting extradition to the U.S. following his arrest as part of the FIFA corruption sweep Plunged into crisis by a second FIFA bribery scandal in four years, the CONCACAF soccer body wants to pass sweeping new leadership rules to help rebuild.

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  7. Lebanese set sights on Cuba investment opportunitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Daily Star

    A man uses the internet via Wi-Fi in front of a hotel in Havana June 18, 2015. REUTERS/Enrique de la Osa BEIRUT: A recent agreement between the United States and Cuba to restore diplomatic ties by the end of July has further bolstered interest among U.S. investors who started scrutinizing business opportunities in Havana as soon as the country was crossed off the U.S. terrorism list almost a month ago.

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  8. Texas Rangers donated shirts crowd Dominican Republic streetsRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    When 22 Texans with Buckner International in Lubbock arrived in the Dominican Republic they were greeted by a familiar sight, a mass of blue and red shirts that gave them a taste of the Lone Star State: Texas Rangers Baseball shirts. Two Buckner Family Hope Centers in Santo Domingo have been set up to help social orphans in in the region.

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  9. CONCACAF to start Gold Cup competition under a dark cloudRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    ... successful World Cup in confederation history, CONCACAF, the organization overseeing soccer in North and Central America and the Caribbean, should still be celebrating. It sent four teams to that World Cup in Brazil and three of them advanced out of ...

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  10. Arguments against clergy abuse crusader to begin TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News

    Attorneys are scheduled to give opening arguments Tuesday in the civil trial of Paul Kendrick, a Freeport man who was sued for defamation in 2013 by a former Catholic brother from Haiti and his nonprofit organization. Michael Geilenfeld, 63, of Port au Prince, Haiti, and Hearts with Haiti, a North Carolina-based nonprofit group that raised money for orphanages run by Geilenfeld, filed suit against Kendrick, 65, an outspoken advocate for victims of clergy sexual abuse who claimed Geilenfeld, an Iowa native, sexually abused children.

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  11. Haiti's social media star Carel Pedre talks to desperate deporteesRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Local10.com

    Dominicans of Haitian descent and Haitians who lived in the Dominican Republic continued to abandon their homes to cross the border Monday, as the voluntary exit deadline for the undocumented arrived. ON THE STREETS.

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  12. Norwegian to begin nonstop service to GuadeloupeRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Boston.com

    Beginning in early December, low-cost European carrier Norwegian Air Shuttle will begin nonstop service between Boston and the French Caribbean islands of Guadeloupe twice weekly on Thursdays and Sundays. Norwegian will also offer non-stop flights to Martinique, marking the first time that direct flights have been available from the Northeast in 20 years.

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  13. Other voices: New embassy, same dictatorship in CubaRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | TwinCities

    In announcing the reopening of the U.S. embassy in Havana, President Barack Obama said "nobody expects Cuba to be transformed overnight" by his policy of "engagement." That's just as well because in the first six months of Obama's normalization of relations with the Communist regime, most indicators of human rights on the island have moved in the wrong direction.

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  14. Alleged murder charge against our chairman hypocritical - Ekiti APCRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | Vanguard

    The All Progressives Congress in Ekiti State has slammed the People's Democratic Party for criticizing President Muhammadu Buhari for hosting the APC State Chairman, Olajide Awe, along his counterparts from other states in the Aso Rock. It said PDP's charge that Buhari should not have allowed Awe into the seat of power over alleged murder hanging on him after vowing to prosecute murder cases was hypocrisy carried too far.

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  15. Marco Rubio accuses the New York Times of parroting Cuban propaganda...Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Fox News

    Sen. Rubio arrives to the staging area for the Fourth of July parade, Saturday, July 4, 2015, in Wolfeboro, N.H. The story ran on Monday depicting Rubio, who is the son of Cuban immigrants, as intensely disliked in Cuba, including the part of the island from which his ancestors hailed. "If Marco Rubio becomes president, we're done for," said HA ctor Montiel, 66, in an interview conducted in Havana by the Times.

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  16. Discovery's Shark Week gets back to realityRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | KYTX-TV News

    The annual summer programming fest on Discovery Channel marks its 28th year several weeks earlier than usual, starting Sunday and with a greater emphasis on science. "We're focusing hard on the scientists this year and the research that a lot of the science community is engaging in with shark behavior.

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  17. Undercard Deets For July 11 Tampa/PBC/ESPN CardRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Sweet Science

    An exciting night of undercard fights comes to the USF Sun Dome in Tampa on Saturday, July 11 featuring matchups between Edner Cherry fighting Luis Cruz in a 10-round lightweight battle and Anthony Peterson facing Ramesis Gil in a 10-round super lightweight bout. Televised coverage of Premier Boxing Champions on ESPN begins at 9 p.m. ET/6 p.m. PT with an explosive junior middleweight showdown between Tony Harrison and Willie Nelson .

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  18. U.S seek Gold Cup glory in shadow of women's teamRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Reuters

    There are few countries where a men's national team can be overshadowed by its women's side but Juergen Klinsmann's United States face the task of grabbing public attention back for this week's CONCACAF Gold Cup start. The Americans won the Women's World Cup on Sunday with a 5-2 triumph over Japan, watched by a reported 25 million fans on television, but on Tuesday Klinsmann's U.S. men's team kick off their attempt to defend their regional title.

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  19. The fishermen of MaleconRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | TrekEarth

    Walking along the Malecon in the late afternoon, I was intrigued by the numerous fishermen. In fact, the water quality in this area is not the best, very polluted and near the port.

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  20. Dominican Children Denied the Human Right to Nationality and Access to EducationRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Huffington Post

    Who are your role models? I asked Juan outside his home in an impoverished community of Haitian descendants near Santo Domingo. His answer was unexpected: "Jesus Christ, the fathers of the Dominican Republic, and Martin Luther King Jr." He explained that these men led their people to freedom, guided their followers to independence and fought against injustice.

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