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Tuesday | 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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Tuesday | 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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Related Topix: World News, Puerto Rico Travel, San Juan, Puerto Rico Travel, Caribbean Travel

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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Related Topix: World News, Arts, Theater

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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Related Topix: South America, World News, Brazil,

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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Mon Jun 30, 2014

CBS Local

Scientists Discover The Most Earth-Like Planet Ever Found

Astronomers have found the most Earth-like planet yet, and it's only 16 light years away, reports Space.com .

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Patch.com

Pilot Robo-Can Recyling Program Expanding In Bayville, Mayor Says

The township launched a pilot program in Bayville back in 2012 in several small areas of Bayville.

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Fiji Times

PDP to name batch

WITH its first batch of candidates soon to be announced, the People's Democratic Party says if a candidate is chosen from the public sector, they will be named closer to the September 17 election.

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SPACE.com

Eavedropping on ET: Two New Programs Launching to Listen for Aliens

The 305-meter telescope at Arecibo is just one of a collection that SETI will use to search nearby stars for electronic signals that could indicate intelligent life.

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Related Topix: World News, The Search, Entertainment, Television, UFO and Alien, Science / Technology, Space

Boxing Scene

Canelo-Lara PPV: John Karl Sosa is Added To The Card

Undefeated John Karl Sosa will join his Puerto Rican countrymen Juan Manuel "Juanma" Lopez and Jonathan Oquendo on Saturday, July 12, at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, Nevada - as part of the undercard to the Showtime Pay-Per-View which features the junior middleweight main event between Saul "Canelo" Alvarez of Mexico and Erislandy Lara of Cuba.

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Sat Jun 28, 2014

Connecticut Post

US man rows across Atlantic, reaches Caribbean

In this Friday morning June 27, 2014 photo provided bt GC Media, Victor Mooney, 48, of Flushing, Queens, New York lays in his hospital bed after arriving in Saint-Martin Friday.

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Fri Jun 27, 2014

Contra Costa Times

Walnut Creek: Neighbors decry dead 'living wall' on Ygnacio Valley Road

A vehicle travel on Ygnacio Valley Road next to a sound wall in Walnut Creek, Calif., on Thursday, June 26, 2014.

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