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12 hrs ago | Business Journal

Nova Southeastern University opens new campus in Puerto Rico

Nova Southeastern University opened its expanded campus in San Juan, Puerto Rico on Thursday.

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21 hrs ago | Caribbean News Now!

Puerto Rico appeals to young entrepreneurs

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico -- Alberto Bac-Bagu, the Secretary of Puerto Rico's Department of Economic Development and Commerce , on Tuesday spoke to business leaders and start-ups at the National Black and Latino Council's Black, Brown and Green Sustainability Summit about Puerto Rico's entrepreneurial business growth and idea cultivation.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

Independent.ie

Dublin Web Summit expands its workforce with 100 staff

Dublin's Web Summit company has expanded to 104 employees, doubling its size in the last six months, according to executives at the firm.

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Fiji Times

PDP demands answers on death

PEOPLE'S Democratic Party leader Felix Anthony says the government cannot not remain silent about the horrific death of Vilikesa Soko.

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Inter Press Service

Amid Crisis, Puerto Rico's Retirees Face Uncertain Future

Puerto Rico is a commonwealth of the U.S. Its relationship with the United States has been denounced as colonial by both the independence and pro-statehood movements.

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Caribbean News Now!

Commentary: Sell or lease St Lucia's Vigie airport? You joking? Part 11

By Mark Laporte National Protection and Decision Making Before we consider the art of right decision making, we should look at the necessity of our national protection.

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Ruth Abigail Robles, 90

Ruth Abigail Robles was born in Fajardo, Puerto Rico on Dec. 8, 1923 to the late Mr. Juan Robles and Regina Rios Robles.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

Caribbean News Now!

Six former Puerto Rico police officers plead guilty to civil rights,...

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico -- Three Puerto Rico police officers, Erick Rivera Nazario, Angel Torres Quinones and Antonio Rodriguez Caraballo on Monday pleaded guilty to federal civil rights charges in connection with the fatal beating of 19-year-old Jose Luis Irizarry Perez.

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Norwalk Citizen News

Official: Puerto Rico parrot births mark comeback

In this undated 2014 photo provided by Puerto Rico's Department of Natural Resources shows a breeding endangered Puerto Rican parrot near the Rio Abajo Nature Preserve, in Puerto Rico.

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

Boxing Scene

Castaneda Files Protest Over Controversial Lopez Loss

The handlers for Roberto Castaneda have filed an official protest over the circumstances surrounding his August 16 loss to Jose Lopez, BoxingScene.com was informed Monday evening.

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ProSoundWeb

Symetrix Announces Pro Avls As Sales Representative For Latin America

Mark Ullrich , international sales manager at Symetrix, and Alex Rojas , managing director of PRO AVLS, reaffirming their partnership at this year's InfoComm show in Las Vegas.

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Sun Aug 24, 2014

International Business Times

UFO Sighted With a High Pitch Tone: Researchers in Puetro Rico Made Contact With Aliens

An independent group of researchers in Puerto Rico believe that they made contact with aliens, "beings from elsewhere."

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Greenwich Citizen

Tropical Storm Cristobal forms near Bahamas

Water rushes through an open bay at the Carraizo Dam to release water left by a passing storm in Trujillo Alto, Puerto Rico, Saturday, Aug. 23, 2014.

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Sat Aug 23, 2014

New York Post

Hundreds of dogs saved from massacre on Puerto Rico

When Stephen McGarva and wife Pamela decided to move to Puerto Rico because of her job, he jumped at the chance to A explore the sun-soaked islands.

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Fri Aug 22, 2014

The San Diego Union-Tribune

Storms dump heavy rain across northern...

This NOAA satellite image taken Friday, Aug. 22, 2014 at 10:45 a.m. EDT shows a widespread area of disorganized clouds, ranging from the Turks and Caicos to Lesser Antilles, associated with a potential developing tropical depression near Puerto Rico.

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Caribbean News Now!

Five defendants plead guilty in Puerto Rico to smuggling aluminum extrusions

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico -- Five defendants plead guilty on Monday in Federal District court in Puerto Rico to charges of conspiracy to smuggle aluminum extrusions into the United States, with the intent to avoid paying antidumping and countervailing duties.

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

CNN

Actividad de Boxeo en Rio Jueyes de Coamo

Coamo 20 de agosto de 2014. El 23 de agosto de 2014 se realizo la actividad de Boxeo en Rio Jueyes de Coamo en el Complejo Deportivo de Rio Jueyes de Coamo.

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In-depth Africa

PDP and APGA billboards destroyed in Imo

There appears to be a tensed atmosphere in Imo state, following the enormous destruction of billboards initiated by loyalists of the All Progressives Grand Alliance, APGA, and the People's Democratic Party, PDP, in Obowo and Njaba local council areas of the state.

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In-depth Africa

Amosun should be ready to vacate government house in 2015 - Ogun PDP

The Ogun State chapter of the People's Democratic Party, PDP, yesterday vowed to unseat the incumbent governor, Ibikunle Amosun in the 2015 election.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

Magic City Morning Star

Thinking about a new pet? How about rescue?

If you have ever been to Puerto Rico, The Caribbean islands, or South America, you have seen first hand how Paradise is tarnished with homeless dogs and cats.

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