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3 hrs ago | JD Supra

Summary Of Puerto Rico Public Corporation Debt Enforcement & Recovery Act

On June 28, 2014, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico adopted the Puerto Rico Corporations Debt Enforcement & Recovery Act, Act 71-2014 , enabling certain Commonwealth public corporations in financial distress to restructure their debt obligations.

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7 hrs ago | The Economist

Second-hand space probes: The ancient mariner

IN 1992 NASA's then boss, Daniel Goldin, said the agency's objective was to do things "faster, better, cheaper".

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

Examiner.com

Rita Moreno feels love-hate for film 'West Side Story', she said July 9 in D.C.

Rita Moreno feels love-hate for film 'West Side Story', despite her Oscar as Anita, she said July 9 in D.C. Rita Moreno feels love-hate for film 'West Side Story', despite her Oscar as Anita, she said July 9 in D.C. Rita Moreno , who won an Oscar for her role as Anita in " West Side Story ", says she "hated" to speak with an exaggerated Puerto ... (more)

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Patch.com

Homeless Man Charged In Seaside Stabbing, Robbery

Seaside Heights have arrested a homeless Hispanic male who is accused of stabbing a 19-year-old North Jersey man in the right thigh and robbing three women, Detective Steven Korman said.

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Boxing Scene

Photos/Weights: Jantony Ortiz vs. Edwin Rosado, More

The weights are in for Saturday's card from the Humacao Arena in Humacao, Puerto Rico.

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Science, Industry and Business

Radio-burst discovery deepens astrophysics mystery

The discovery of a split-second burst of radio waves using the Arecibo radio telescope in Puerto Rico provides important new evidence of mysterious pulses that appear to come from deep in outer space.

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Examiner.com

National Pina Colada Day 2014: If you like Pina Colada's, it's time to 'Escape'

Today is National Pina Colada Day! You don't need to be on a cruise, lounging at the beach or on some tropical island this afternoon to take time out to enjoy one of the most popular frozen drinks summer has to offer.

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Tue Jul 08, 2014

Fiji Times

Youth candidate to address unemployment

PEOPLE'S Democratic Party youth candidate Jone Baravilala Rasi wants to help address the issue of unemployment among young people in the country.

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USA Today

3 Puerto Rican cities bring history to life

Puerto Rico's culture is as rich as its history. For hundreds of years, the Caribbean island has experienced an influx of change, as different cultures and attitudes combine to create a unique and flavorful identity.

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Mon Jul 07, 2014

Lexington Herald-Leader

2 World Cup ticket agents implicated in scalping

This June 4, 2014 photo shows a $90 U.S. dollar FIFA ticket for the Spain vs. Chile World Cup game, bought by a fan on Stubhub.com, a website that connects buyers and sellers, for $775 U.S. dollars, in San Juan, Puerto Rico.

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Ledger-Enquirer.com

2 World Cup ticket agents implicated in scalping

This June 4, 2014 photo shows a $90 U.S. dollar FIFA ticket for the Spain vs. Chile World Cup game, bought by a fan on Stubhub.com, a website that connects buyers and sellers, for $775 U.S. dollars, in San Juan, Puerto Rico.

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Sat Jul 05, 2014

Fiji Times

Party welcomes amendment to State Proceedings Decree

People's Democratic Party leader Felix Anthony, left, shakes hands with Vijay Singh during a party meeting in Lautoka.

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Salt Lake Tribune

No more free tickets for Puerto Rico's elderly

San Juan, Puerto Rico a A night at the theater - or an afternoon of baseball - will now take a bigger chunk of cash from the pockets of Puerto Rico's elderly.

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Boxing Scene

WBO Giving a Big Boost To Five Filipino Prospects

The World Boxing Organization headed by its president Francisco 'Paco' Valcarcel is launching a commendable program in the Philippines and Mexico to provide financial assistance for scholarships, clothes and boxing equipment to five young promising fighters chosen by a panel of journalists in each of the two countries.

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Fri Jul 04, 2014

Universe Today

A Brief History Of Gliese 581d and 581g, The Planets That May Not Be

Two potentially habitable planets in the Gliese 581 system are just false signals arising out of starstuff, a new study said.

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Thu Jul 03, 2014

The Fresno Bee

Scalping ring probe looks 'to someone from FIFA'

This June 4, 2014 photo shows a $90 U.S. dollar FIFA ticket for the Spain vs. Chile World Cup game, bought by a fan on Stubhub.com, a website that connects buyers and sellers, for $775 U.S. dollars, in San Juan, Puerto Rico.

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Wed Jul 02, 2014

Malaysian National News Agency

Puerto Rico Public Employees Protest Pay Cuts

Hundreds of employees of Puerto Rican government agencies and state-owned enterprises took to the streets of San Juan on Wednesday to protest pay and benefit cuts.

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TrekEarth

The Triangle Stair

A shot from San Juan, Puerto Rico's El Morro fortress. This is a small staircase connecting the lower ramparts to the upper; almost hidden out of the way, and not one of the more popular paths up the fort, we had it to ourselves.

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Seattle Post-Intelligencer

Study: Carib reefs need parrotfish, sea urchins

In this Aug. 16, 2008 file photo, a parrotfish is shown swimming over a dead coral reef in the Florida Keys National Marine Sanctuary near Key West, Fla.

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USA Today

Puerto Rico's San Juan airport to unveil $200M renovations

Puerto Rico's main international airport is scheduled to reopen two terminals by next year as part of a nearly $200 million renovation and security upgrade, officials said Tuesday.

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