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  1. PBA: San Miguel gets back at GinebraRead the original story w/Photo

    42 min ago | Manila Bulletin

    June Mar Fajardo made his presence felt after a foul-prone performance the last time and the San Miguel Beermen held Barangay Ginebra San Miguel scoreless in the final four minutes to win 99-88 last night for a 2-1 lead in their best-of-seven series for the PBA Philippine Cup crown at the Smart Araneta Coliseum. Fajardo's three-point play off a Joe Devance foul with 3:36 remaining in the fourth put the Beermen ahead for good at 90-88, before he and the rest of the Beermen forced Ginebra to miss its final seven shots to fashion out a grind out victory held in front of a midweek crowd of over 16,000.


  2. Men's Gymnastics to Face Four Teams in Puerto RicoRead the original story w/Photo

    48 min ago | MGo Blue

    The University of Michigan men's gymnastics team is set to travel to San Juan, Puerto Rico, to compete against Illinois, Arizona State, and the Puerto Rican and Spanish national teams. WOLVERINE BITES * U-M is ranked 11th in the CGA Coaches Poll and 12th in the Road to Nationals standings .


  3. Puerto Rico governor plan rejects austerity measuresRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Fredericksburg.com

    ... newspaper replica. Please click here to select a subscription, or login if you are already a member. SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) - Puerto Rico's governor has submitted a fiscal plan that rejects austerity measures sought by a federal control board ...


  4. PBA: Kings' future bright with ScottieRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Manila Bulletin

    By now, PBA fans - especially Barangay Ginebra San Miguel's legion of supporters - should be used to the numbers Scottie Thompson have produced each game. But we can't blame them if they overreact to his statistics in the future.


  5. Univision Sued by Puerto Rican Singer, Accuses 'Sesame Amigos' of Stealing SongRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | TMZ.com

    ... song to promote " Sesame Amigos " ... the Spanish version of " Sesame Street. " He says the commercial ran in Puerto Rico. In docs obtained by TMZ, Taino says he's very picky about letting anyone use his musical calling card. He gave boxer Felix ...


  6. CheapOair Announces Top Spring Break Destinations for 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | PRWeb

    ... Following Florida's destination cities, on the list this year was also Las Vegas, NV, Denver, CO, San Juan, Puerto Rico and Cancun, Mexico. By consistently monitoring travel trends, CheapOair's mission is to educate and aid consumers and travel ...


  7. Shiv Sena moves to guard against defectionRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Oak Ridge Observer

    Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis met Prime Minister Narendra Modi here today and they were learnt to have discussed the situation post local body elections in the state. His statement came in the wake of some Congress leaders' musings that the party would consider extending support to the Shiv Sena if it walked out of the BJP-led governments in the Centre and in Maharashtra.


  8. The New Art Dealers Alliance opens sixth edition of NADA New YorkRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Art Daily

    ... and 36 project spaces. NADA and Exhibitionary announced Galeria Agustina Ferreyra, based in San Juan, Puerto Rico, as the recipient of the NADA x Exhibitionary International Gallery Prize. The recipient of the prize is invited to exhibit at NADA New ...


  9. Puerto Rico governor announces new measures to fight crisisRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico - Puerto Rico's governor announced Tuesday that he will eliminate subsidies, shrink the number of public agencies by nearly 75 percent and increase the cost of some government services to reduce spending and boost revenue as ordered by a federal control board amid an economic recession. Gov. Ricardo Rossello outlined those and other planned changes during his first state of the union address since becoming governor last month.


  10. Tabuya leads PDPRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Fiji Times

    Peoples Democratic Party leader Lynda Tabua speaks to the Fiji Times as general secretary Aman Singh listens on during an interview at their office in Suva on Tuesday, February 28, 2017. Picture: JONACANI LALAKOBAU THE newly-appointed leader for the People's Democratic Party, Lynda Tabuya has called on Fijians to support her and make Fiji great again.


  11. Regina dragon boat team headed to Puerto Rico for championshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | CBC News

    Regina's Prairie Dragons Paddling Club will be heading to Ponce, Puerto Rico, for this year's Pan American Club Crew Championships. Around 430 athletes will be competing from 19 different clubs from across North and South America.


  12. PBA: Ginebra, San Mig break tieRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Manila Bulletin

    Series Summary: Game 1 - San Miguel 109, Ginebra 82 Game 2 - Ginebra 124, San Miguel 118, OT Barangay Ginebra and San Miguel Beer are looking to avoid playing a tale of two halves as they break their 1-1 tie tonight in Game 3 of their best-of-seven series for the PBA Philippine Cup title at the Smart Araneta Coliseum. Ginebra drew level with San Miguel after a 124-118 overtime victory last Sunday at the Quezon Convention Center in Lucena City, but not after blowing a 26-point first half lead and nearly fell to a 0-2 hole had not for Joe Devance's game-saving buzzer-beater in regulation.


  13. The Cost of Living in Merida YucatanRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Yucatan Living

    Editor's Note: This article was first published in December 2008, and updated again in August of 2011 and March of 2013. It has been two years since that last update, so its time to do it again.


  14. PBA: Lassiter eyes redemptionRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Manila Bulletin

    Barangay Ginebra San Miguel's Scottie Thompson and San Miguel's Marcio Lassiter look to play big roles in tonight's Game 3 of the PBA Philippine Cup finals. players.


  15. Cebu to host PBA All-Star GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Sun-Star

    FOR once, the Cebuanos and other PBA players from the Visayas will be playing alongside each other to give entertainment to basketball fans on April 30 at the Lapu-Lapu City Hoops Dome. Cebu is one of the places named by PBA to host the three All-Star Games against the Gilas Pilipinas 5.0, along with Lucena City and Cagayan de Oro City.


  16. Zacks Investment Research Downgrades Evertec, Inc. (EVTC) to HoldRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Breeze

    ... solutions, point-of-sale systems and accessories to receive payments. Evertec, Inc. is based in San Juan, Puerto Rico. " A number of other equities research analysts have also recently weighed in on the company. Stifel Nicolaus boosted their price ...


  17. Luis Fonsi & Daddy Yankee's 'Despacito' Tops Latin Airplay ChartRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Billboard

    ... impressions in the week ending Feb. 26, according to Nielsen Music. Both act's hometown station WKAQ, San Juan, Puerto Rico (a Univision Radio station), was a top contributor with 77 weekly spins of the song. Univision Communications, Inc.'s vice ...


  18. CODE condemns the burning of PDP president Biti's homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | ZWNews.com

    The members of Coalition of Democrats have condemned the burning of opposition People's Democratic Party president Tendai Biti's home in Murehwa on Sunday last week. The coalition of opposition parties said the act of burning Tendai Biti's home is an act of violence directed towards an innocent civilian that should not be tolerated in our country.


  19. AKP, MHP in row over Iraqi Kurdistan Government flagRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Turkish Daily News

    The ruling Justice and Development Party and the Nationalist Movement Party have engaged in a spat on the raising of the flag of the Iraqi Kurdistan Regional Government during Massoud Barzani's visit to Istanbul on Feb. 26. "This is Iraq's own internal affair, it does not directly concern us. But the same flag being raised as equal to the Turkish flag in Turkey is scandalous, careless and a disgrace," MHP leader Devlet Bahceli said in an address to his party's group in parliament on Feb. 28. "We have absolutely no toleration of seeing Barzani's flag in our homeland, in the prime minister's offices," Bahceli added.


  20. ACMT to Host Annual Scientific Meeting in Puerto Rico in March 2017Read the original story

    Yesterday | PRWeb

    The American College of Medical Toxicology will hold its Annual Scientific Meeting in San Juan, Puerto Rico from March 31 - April 2, 2017. The conference will feature current research in the field of medical toxicology and will be accompanied by special satellite sessions on the opioid and Zika epidemics.