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  1. 20 killed in Turkey twin blastsRead the original story w/Photo

    49 min ago | India.com

    Ankara, Oct 10: At least 20 people were killed on Saturday when two explosions rocked a road junction in the centre of the Turkish capital Ankara ahead of a peace rally, the media reported. The explosions occurred near the main train station of the city where People's Democratic Party supporters were gathering to hold the rally to protest against the conflict between the state and outlawes Kurdistan Workers' Party fighters in southeast Turkey, Hurriyet Daily News reported.


  2. Ankara Twin Blast Leaves at Least 30 DeadRead the original story w/Photo

    49 min ago | Sofia News Agency

    At least thirty people have lost their lives in a twin attack in the center of Turkey 's capital Ankara , Turkish authorities say. According to Dogan News Agency cited by English-language Hurriyet, the development took place at the two sides of the exit of Ankara 's main train station where a rally including supporters of the pro-Kurdish People's Democratic Party was scheduled to begin.


  3. North Beach Salsa & Latin Music FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Miami New Times

    ... La Salsa is a Miami recording artist and entertainer who has dedicated her life to it. She was born in San Juan Puerto Rico, her mom was a flamenco dancer, her dad sang boleros, and her grandpa had his own radio show. She has recorded with Ruben ...


  4. Delta told us we needed passports for Puerto Rico a " is that true?Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Miami Herald

    Q: I wanted to let you know about an interesting situation we encountered while booking a trip to Puerto Rico. When I went to purchase airline tickets for my husband, my 3-year-old son and myself, I spoke with the U.S. State Department via phone and email about passport requirements to fly from Atlanta to San Juan, Puerto Rico.


  5. We prayed for Akpeki, Ukubeyinje, Ijomah to quit PDP - Delta PDP chairRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Vanguard

    C HAIRMAN of the People's Democratic Party, PDP, in Delta State, Chief Edwin Uzor, who was overseas when the former Chief of Staff to the Delta State Government, Chief Paulinus Akpeki, two ex-Commissioners, Misan Ukubeyinje and Ebifa Ijomah and an ex-governorship aspirant, Dr. Akwara, dumped the party for the rival All Progressives Congress, APC, last week, returned during the week to castigate them. He spoke to reporters at the party's secretariat in Asaba.


  6. JetBlue Airways Shares Up 4.2% After Analyst UpgradeRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | AmericanBankingNews.com

    ... aircraft. The Business served about 87 BlueCities in 27 states, the District of Columbia, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, the United States Virgin Islands, and 17 nations in the Caribbean and Latin America. Receive News & Ratings for JetBlue ...


  7. DEA joins government agency lineup at Caribbean maritime security conference in Puerto RicoRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Caribbean News Now!

    SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico -- James Doby, assistant special agent in charge of the Drug Enforcement Agency , and Dr Meylin Pagan, DEA field intelligence officer, will be addressing the Maritime Security 2015 Caribbean conference. The two-day program will be held on October 27 and 28, 2015, in San Juan, Puerto Rico.


  8. El Faro's sinking Highlight Need For Ship RoutingRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | CNN

    ... the last time. El Faro departed Jacksonville, Florida on Tuesday October 29th at 10:32pm en route to San Juan, Puerto Rico. The vessel made for the shortest route to San Juan, tracking just north of the Bahamas. Unfortunately, a growing threat in ...


  9. At least 20 killed in twin blast in Turkey's Ankara ahead of rally: ReportRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2011 | Turkish Daily News

    Two explosions shook a road junction in the center of the Turkish capital Ankara on Oct. 10, causing many casualties including fatalities, ahead of a "peace" meeting, DoAYan News Agency reported. At least 20 were killed, the agency said.


  10. At least 30 killed in twin blast in Turkey's Ankara ahead of peace rallyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2011 | Turkish Daily News

    Two explosions shook a road junction in the center of the Turkish capital Ankara on Oct. 10, causing many casualties including fatalities, at least 30 according to the Interior Ministry, ahead of a "peace" meeting, DoAYan News Agency reported. 126 people were injured at the attacks, the ministry said in a written statement.


  11. J&K coalition: BJP and PDP still trying to manage contradictionsRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Indian Express

    When J-K Chief Minist Mufti Mohammad Sayeed came to power in an alliance with BJP , he called the coalition "meeting of north pole and south pole". Mufti equated the alliance with BJP as the meeting of two opposite poles because he knew how difficult it was to bring together the BJP and People's Democratic Party - the two political parties with apparently diametrically opposite viewpoints on Kashmir .


  12. Alameda Civic Ballet to Present the NutcrackerRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    MARENA PREZ, principal dancer of the Balleteatro Nacional de Puerto Rico, and ROBERTO VEGA, former first soloist of the National Ballet of Cuba, will appear as guest artists in the Alameda Civic Ballet's production of The Nutcracker on December 19 and 20, 2015 at the Kofman Theatre in Alameda, California. Born in San Juan, Puerto Rico, MARENA PREZ began her ballet training at Ballet de Nana Hudo.


  13. Carnival Cruise ship catches fire in CaribbeanRead the original story

    Sep 8, 2015 | Bay Area Business Woman

    ... and crewmembers. The cruise was on the second day of a seven day trip that would bring the ship from San Juan, Puerto Rico throughout the islands of the Caribbean. There were 3,300 passengers and 1,100 crew members aboard the ship. It is unclear ...


  14. What will the Nov 1 polls change in Turkey?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2011 | Turkish Daily News

    On Nov. 1, Turkey will hold its fourth election in the last 20 months with hopes that it will be the last one and will help to reduce the political tension in the country by paving the way for the establishment of a stable government to immediately address Turkey's pending issues. Public opinion surveys suggest that the new parliament will again be composed of four political parties with none of them having majority to form single-party government.


  15. Popular, Inc.: Strong Earnings Growth And Still UnlovedRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    A top 50 bank in the US and the largest in Puerto Rico emerges from paying back TARP capital in full. , is incorporated under the laws of the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico and provides retail and commercial banking services and mortgages under its two main markets in Puerto Rico and mainland US.


  16. Cruz, Cota Make Weight For Boxeo Telemundo HeadlinerRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | Boxing Scene

    ... Cota. Both fighters made weight for their 12-round super featherweight bout. Cruz - who hails from San Juan, Puerto Rico checked in at 129.6 lbs., while Cota weighed in right at the 130 lb. divisional limit for his third career fight outside of his ...


  17. RPT-INSIGHT-Collision course with a hurricane: How doomed US ship met its endRead the original story

    Yesterday | Reuters

    ... heading out of Jacksonville, Florida, the ship began deviating from its usual straight-line route to San Juan, Puerto Rico, hugging nearer to the Bahamas but still on course to meet the storm's path, according to the data, which uses a ship's ...


  18. Gar Grannell on leadership: Lead with humility, there is no room for arroganceRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Post-Standard

    ... I was fortunate to hold multiple leadership positions before starting my career. I went to high school in Ponce, Puerto Rico. I was born in Montclair, N.J., and grew up in West Caldwell before moving to Puerto Rico. When I was 13, my parents said, ...


  19. CorrectionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Slate Magazine

    ... In an Oct. 5 Slatest , Ben Mathis-Lilley misstated the sunken container ship El Faro 's destination as San Jose, Puerto Rico. The ship was traveling to San Juan, Puerto Rico. In an Oct. 2 Future Tense , Rachel E. Gross misstated that astronaut Mark ...


  20. Margaret R. Sinanian, 89, a resident of Hyde ParkRead the original story

    Yesterday | Boston Herald

    Born in Boston, Mrs. Sinanian was a longtime resident of Hyde Park and a recent resident of Providence House in Brighton.