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  1. FirstBank Puerto Rico Announces Acquisition of 10 Doral Bank Branches in the IslandRead the original story

    Friday | Benzinga

    Aurelio Aleman, President and Chief Executive Officer of FirstBank, subsidiary of First BanCorp, announced today the bank's participation in the acquisition of Doral Bank in alliance with Banco Popular de Puerto Rico, in which FirstBank acquired 10 branches. This transaction includes 10 branches, approximately $600 million in deposits and a mortgage loan portfolio of $300 million, solidifying FirstBank's position as the second largest bank in Puerto Rico.

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  2. FirstBank Puerto Rico Announces Acquisition of 10 Doral Bank Branches in the IslandRead the original story

    Friday Feb 27 | Business Wire

    This transaction includes 10 branches, approximately $600 million in deposits and a mortgage loan portfolio of $300 million, solidifying FirstBank's position as the second largest bank in Puerto Rico. Aurelio Aleman expressed that, "as part of our commitment to Puerto Rico, we forged an alliance with a local competitor, Banco Popular de Puerto Rico, to acquire 10 branches of Doral Bank and a portion of its assets.

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  3. Dan Shaughnessy Christian Vazquez is in a good position to contributeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Boston.com

    The $200 million Red Sox have a lot of thunder in their new lineup. Dustin Pedroia, David Ortiz, Hanley Ramirez, Pablo Sandoval, and Mike Napoli give John Farrell a murderer's row in the 2-6 spots in the order.

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  4. Canada to play Guatemala and Puerto Rico in March soccer friendliesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    Canada will play friendlies against Guatemala and Puerto Rico next month in advance of this summer's World Cup qualifiers and CONCACAF Gold Cup. The Canadian men, currently ranked 117th in the world, will face No.

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  5. Salido to make 1st defense against MartinezRead the original story

    Monday Feb 9 | ESPN

    Junior lightweight titlist Orlando Salido, who has had great success in world title bouts in Puerto Rico, is headed back to hostile turf to make his first defense against former two-time titleholder Roman "Rocky" Martinez on April 11 at the Coliseo Jose Miguel Agrelot in San Juan. Sean Gibbons, Salido's manager, told ESPN.com on Monday that the deal is done and that he and Salido will travel to San Juan for a news conference to announce the bout on Thursday afternoon.

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  6. Two Former Police Officers Sentenced for July 2012 Robbery in Puerto RicoRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 4 | The Family Badge

    Jorge Fernandez-Aviles, 49, of Carolina, Puerto Rico, pleaded guilty on Oct. 7, 2014, to robbery and firearms charges, and was sentenced to 101 months in prison today. According to admissions made in connection with his guilty plea, on July 14, 2012, Sergeant Fernandez and other POPR officers, armed with their POPR weapons, robbed a house in Bayamon.

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  7. Two former police officers sentenced for 2012 robbery in Puerto RicoRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 3 | Caribbean News Now!

    SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico -- A former sergeant from the Police of Puerto Rico was sentenced on Tuesday to serve 101 months in prison for his involvement in a July 2012 home invasion robbery in Bayamon, Puerto Rico. A second former POPR officer was also sentenced to serve 24 months in prison for lying to federal agents about his role in the same robbery and for his participation in a second, unrelated robbery.

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  8. San Juan: Former sergeant sentenced to over eight years for role in home invasion.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 3 | Federal Bureau of Investigation

    A former sergeant from the Police of Puerto Rico was sentenced today to serve 101 months in prison for his involvement in a July 2012 home invasion robbery in Bayamon, Puerto Rico. A second former POPR officer was also sentenced today to serve 24 months in prison for lying to federal agents about his role in the same robbery and for his participation in a second, unrelated robbery.

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  9. Mikey Garcia is Real High on Worth of Saul RodriguezRead the original story

    Jan 16, 2015 | Boxing Scene

    ... lightweight Jose Zepeda, 21-0, 18 KOs, of LaPuente, Ca, is taking on Orlando Vazquez, 15-5-1, 9 KOs, of Bayamon, Puerto Rico. Top Rank is promoting with Bash Boxing. Saul said he sparred with former champ Mikey Garcia to wire in for this fight at ...

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  10. Church to install senior ministerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2015 | Downey Patriot

    ... for justice, a love for all people, and a rambunctious zeal for life. And laughter!" Arias was born in Bayamon, Puerto Rico, to parents Daphne (also a pastor) and Enrique. She has two siblings and is married to Jose F. Morales Jr., who is also an ...

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  11. Puerto Rico thieves steal hundreds of tires, freezers, bikesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2015 | The Arizona Republic

    Thieves in Puerto Rico have targeted two trucks that were filled with goods including nearly 2,200 used tires, 108 freezers and 24 stationary bicycles. Puerto Rico thieves steal hundreds of tires, freezers, bikes Thieves in Puerto Rico have targeted two trucks that were filled with goods including nearly 2,200 used tires, 108 freezers and 24 stationary bicycles.

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  12. Police: 1 dead in helicopter accident in Puerto RicoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2015 | The Daily Republic

    Authorities said the accident occurred near the ferry terminal in the coastal community of Catano. They identified it as a Robinson helicopter that belonged to Vertical Solutions, a local tour and charter company.

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  13. Magdaleno Promises To Show 'A lot of Power' With RuizRead the original story

    Jan 8, 2015 | Boxing Scene

    ... Angeles shook out at Media Day, saying he is "completed prepared" to take on Karl Garcia, 4-3, 1 KO, of Bayamon, Puerto Rico. First bell is 6:30 pm. The televised bouts begin 8 pm. Tickets are $50, $25 plus applicable fees and are available on ...

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  14. Face of Defense: Soldier Goes Extra Mile in LiberiaRead the original story

    Jan 7, 2015 | Official Wire News

    ... Police Training Academy in Paynesville, Liberia, is just part of doing her job. Mattoon, a native of Bayamon, Puerto Rico, and a horizontal construction engineer for the 62nd Engineer Battalion, 36th Engineer Brigade, has an additional duty she's ...

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  15. Face of Defense: NCO Coordinates Soldiers' Transport in LiberiaRead the original story

    Jan 6, 2015 | Official Wire News

    ... or camps. "My day at the NPTA starts early in the morning, by 6:30 a.m.," said Nieves, who hails from Bayamon, Puerto Rico. "I come in around the same time as the drivers and assign them to locations based on prior planning." Nieves said he starts ...

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  16. Caribbean Combine opens Friday in Puerto RicoRead the original story

    Jan 1, 2015 | Soccer America

    MLS's second Caribbean Combine kicks off Friday with 19 players in Bayamon, Puerto Rico. The invitees don't reflect the best players available in the Caribbean but a representation of players from many of the CFU member associations.

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  17. Movement NCO ensures soldiers reach destination in LiberiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 1, 2015 | Clarksville Online

    ... drivers to the Soldiers going out on missions from the NPTA. From left, Staff Sgt. Jose Nieves, a Bayamon, Puerto Rico, native and movement noncommissioned officer for Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 36th Engineer Brigade, talks to Haji A. ...

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  18. TWU notebook: Pioneers prepare for Lone Star Conference actionRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2014 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    TWU hit the ground running, literally and figuratively, on Monday to signal the end of the NCAA's mandatory seven day Winter Break and the beginning of preparation for the start of Lone Star Conference play. The NCAA requires Division II programs to take a seven-day break from playing and practicing at the end of the fall semester and during the Holiday season.

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  19. TWU notebook: Pioneers prepare for Conference USA actionRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2014 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    TWU hit the ground running, literally and figuratively, on Monday to signal the end of the NCAA's mandatory seven day Winter Break and the beginning of preparation for the start of Lone Star Conference play. The NCAA requires Division II programs to take a seven-day break from playing and practicing at the end of the fall semester and during the Holiday season.

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  20. Truman State womens basketball is back in action Friday and SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2014 | Home

    The Truman Women's Basketball team will jumpstart the new year by hosting a pair of Great Lakes Valley Conference East Division opponents over the weekend. The Bulldogs will welcome for the first time to Pershing Arena, the University of Wisconsin-Parkside for a 5:30 p.m. tip on Friday night and the second ranked Lewis University Flyers on Sunday afternoon at 1:00 p.m. Truman is on a four-game winning streak but has been idle since a December 20 home victory over Culver-Stockton College 86-74 to conclude non-conference action.

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