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Another former Puerto Rico correctional officer sentenced in heroin smuggling scheme
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico -- A former correctional officer in Puerto Rico was sentenced to serve 37 months in prison for attempting to smuggle heroin into state prison by delivering it to an inmate in the parking lot of the Medical Center in San Juan, Puerto Rico.
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The San Diego Union-Tribune
Undefeated Garcia to face Herrera in Puerto Rico
Mauricio "El Maestro" Herrera poses for photos as he makes weight during the official weigh-in at the Ruben Rodriguez Coliseum in Bayamon, Puerto Rico, Friday, March 14, 2014.
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Coach: Juanma is 100% Ready, But I'm No Magician
Experienced trainer Freddy Trinidad said former two-division world champion Juan Manuel Lopez is in excellent physical condition after two months of intense work for his upcoming rematch on Saturday night in Bayamon against Daniel Ponce de Leon , where the International title of the World Boxing Council will be at stake.
Thu Mar 13, 2014
PDP believes Great Council of Chiefs should be re-instated
The People's Democratic Party says it believes the Great Council of Chiefs should be re-instated however there should be a thorough consultation with the people.
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US Justice Department - News Updates
Two Northern California real estate investors pleaded guilty for their roles in conspiracies to rig bids and commit mail fraud at public real estate foreclosure auctions in Northern California.
Crowley to Ship LNG to Coco Cola Puerto Rico Plant Long Term
Crowley's Carib Energy has been awarded a multi-year contract to supply containerized, U.S.-sourced Liquefied Natural Gas to its first industrial customer, Coca-Cola Puerto Rico Bottlers in Cayey and Club Caribe in Cidra, both wholly owned subsidiaries of CC1 Companies, LLC. The contract, executed through Crowley's Carib Energy subsidiary, includes ... (more)
Wed Mar 12, 2014
Caribbean News Now!
Dominican Republic national sentenced for trafficking identities of Puerto Rican US citizens
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico -- A Dominican Republic national was sentenced on Tuesday for his leading role in trafficking the identities and corresponding identity documents of Puerto Rican US citizens.
Carlos Vives Serenades Wife at BMI Latin Music Awards: 'How Can I Not Write Beautiful Songs?'
But Carlos Vives took things to a whole new level during the BMI Latin Music Awards March 11 when he got up to perform after accepting the BMI President's award.
Arecibo Observatory Main Suspension Cable Repaired Following Earthquake
On January 13, 2014, the William E. Gordon radio telescope in Arecibo, Puerto Rico sustained damage following a 6.4 magnitude earthquake that was centered 37 miles northwest of Arecibo.
Garcia-Herrera: Roberto Ramirez Sr. Will Be Third Man
The officials are set for the fight between World Boxing Association/World Boxing council junior welterweight champion Danny "Swift" Garcia and challenger Mauricio Herrera, will be held on Saturday at the Coliseo Ruben Rodriguez in Bayamon, Puerto Rico.
Tue Mar 11, 2014
National Public Radio
Abuse Charges Roil Heavily Catholic Puerto Rico
First, the Catholic Church announced it had defrocked six priests accused of sex abuse in the Puerto Rican town of Arecibo.
Abuse charges roil heavily Catholic Puerto Rico
In this March 2, 2014 photo, a man gives money to a beggar after Mass outside the San Felipe Cathedral in the Arecibo Diocese in Arecibo, Puerto Rico.
Encanto Group to Invest in Puerto Rico Resort
The Encanto Group, a Puerto Rican company funded by U.S. investors, said it acquired the Punta Candelero Beach Resort Hotel and the Palmas del Mar marina in Humacao, a city on Puerto Rico's east coast, and planned to invest $200 million to renovate the properties.
Adi Sivia: Ask the hard questions
GOOD governance will be a critical issue in the upcoming general election, says People's Democratic Party interim president Adi Sivia Qoro.
Boyfriend stages first K-...
On March 8, the six-member boy group staged its solo concert titled "Boyfriend, fan meeting en Puerto Rico" for 1,700 local fans who gathered at the Centro De Bellas Artes Luis A Ferre in San Juan, Puerto Rico.
Mon Mar 10, 2014
Paulson & Co. Acquires Condado Vanderbilt and La Concha Hotels in San Juan, Puerto Rico
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Fitch Releases Report on the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico
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Espinoza Breaks Down Big Night of Boxing For 3/15
The Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez-Alfredo Angulo bout that took place this past Saturday in Las Vegas, NV will open the 'Showtime Championship Boxing' telecast this Saturday night, Stephen Espinoza told Boxingscene.com on Sunday afternoon.
Sun Mar 09, 2014
PDP Is A Sad Testimony Of Everything Wrong About Nigeria - Fani-Kayode
Former Minister of Aviation, Mr. Femi Fani-Kayode has the described the People's Democratic Party, PDP, which has been in existence since the past 5 years in Nigeria as a sad testimony of everything that is wrong with the country.
Women's History: Latinas
Young Latinas across the United States are engaged in activism and have become a large Democratic voting demographic .