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  1. The Second Oscar - " MandelaRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | The Progressive

    One nation should never be the property of another. Yet Puerto Rico is a colony of the United States.


  2. Agenda of Alliance evasive, full of loopholes: National ConferenceRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Big News Network.com

    The National Conference has said that the group formed for the implementation of the various components of the agenda of the alliance of the People's Democratic Party and Bharatiya Janata Party Government in Jammu and Kashmir is 'evasive' and 'full of loopholes'. "As far as the agenda of the alliance is concerned, it is absolutely hollow full of contradictions and has nothing substantial for the people of Jammu and Kashmir.


  3. Did You Know Earth's Less Violent than Ever Before in History? Why? World Tai Chi & Qigong DayRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | PR Log

    On the last Saturday of April each year, people in 100s of cities in over 80 nations come together to share health and healing, to breathe together, as part of a global wave of World Tai Chi & Qigong Day events. This unprecedented global phenomenon has been officially proclaimed by 22 US Governors, Senates such as California, New York, and Puerto Rico, by the National Congress of Brazil, and by mayors, officials, ministries, and national sports and recreation programs worldwide.


  4. Turkey's Kurdish party vows to be 'sultan' Erdogan's nightmareRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Yahoo!

    Turkey's main Kurdish party on Tuesday launched their manifesto for June 7 legislative polls, saying it would be a "sultan's nightmare" for President Recep Tayyip Erdogan. "This manifesto will be the sultan's nightmare but a dream for all the people of Turkey," Figen Yuksekdag, co-chair of the the People's Democratic Party , told party supporters, as she announced the party manifesto with co-leader Selahattin Demirtas.


  5. 2 Puerto Rico firefighters charged in drug smuggling caseRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    " Puerto Rican officials say they've arrested two firefighters on charges of smuggling heroin and cocaine into a prison near the U.S. territory's capital. The island's Justice Department says one of the men is accused of using a government vehicle to gain access to a prison in Bayamon on at least two occasions.


  6. War Against All Puerto Ricans: Inside the U.S. Crackdown on Pedro Albizu Campos & Nationalist PartyRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Democracy Now

    ... island. He would go on to become the first Puerto Rican to graduate from Harvard Law School. Once he returned to Puerto Rico, he dedicated the rest of his life to the independence movement, becoming president of the Puerto Rican Nationalist Party in ...


  7. Mother's Day Gift Ideas for the Jetset Mom: 6 Getaway PackagesRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Forbes.com

    ... finest boutiques. So if Mom loves to shop, this is where she ought to be treated. CONDADO VANDERBILT San Juan, Puerto Rico For first-time expecting mothers, San Juan's Condado Vanderbilt is offering the perfect babymoon: Its " Baby Makes Three " ...


  8. Fernando "Fred" "Nandy" Ramos, Jr.Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Chronicle-Telegram

    Fernando "Fred" "Nandy" Ramos, Jr., passed away Thursday, April 16, 2015. He was born in San Juan Puerto Rico, moved to Lorain in 1952, and later resided in Amherst Township.


  9. BJP MP admits Kashmiris not willing to stay with India : April 21, 2015,Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Daily Times

    ISLAMABAD Bharatiya Janata Party Member of Parliament Ashwini Kumar Chopra has said that Kashmiris are not willing to stay with India. Ashwini Kumar Chopra talking to journalist correspondent in New Delhi said that he was well aware of the popular sentiments of people of Kashmir, adding that Mufti Sayeed was a 'Behrupia', KMS reported.


  10. Rehabilitating India's internally displaced Kashmiri PanditsRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Channelnewsasia.com

    Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Bharatiya Janata Party has passed a resolution pledging to rehabilitate Kashmiri Hindus in the northern Jammu and Kashmir province. But the plan includes building separate settlements for the Kashmiri Hindus, known as Kashmiri Pandits.


  11. Stock Buy: JetBlue Airways CorporationRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Seeking Alpha

    ... Features. The company's network serves 87 BlueCities in 25 states, the District of Columbia, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, the United States Virgin Islands, and 15 countries in the Caribbean and Latin America. Argus ranks JetBlue a buy with a ...


  12. Gold Butte full of treasuresRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Spectrum

    Gold Butte full of treasures Gold Butte, Whitney Pockets, Friends of Gold Butte, Red Rock Canyon Check out this story on thespectrum.com: The next time you hike or travel to Gold Butte, Red Rock, Whitney Pocket or any other prehistoric, or historic locations be cautious of its resources and treasures. During a Friends of Gold Butte education series last week, Rayette Martin, executive director of Nevadans for Cultural Preservations, explained the cultural resources in Southern Nevada and how you can help protect them.


  13. LI banana mogul Thomas Hoey faces new chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Newsday

    ... credit card expenses, prosecutors said, were travel to London, Las Vegas, Aruba, Cancun, Mexico; and San Juan, Puerto Rico, as well as payments to a university attended by Hoey's son, and payments for hotels, limousines, department stores and home ...


  14. Upcoming Events in Digital Media: April 20 EditionRead the original story

    Monday | MediaShift

    ... back in the office. Register here . International Communication Association Conference May 21-25, 2015 San Juan, Puerto Rico The 65th annual conference's theme this year is "Communication Across the Life Span." The International Communication ...


  15. Despite security measures, Puerto Rican birth certificates still used to enter US illegallyRead the original story

    Monday | Fox News

    Despite Puerto Rico's "security-enhanced" birth certificates, which the island started issuing about five years ago to prevent identity theft and fraud, a number of recent cases are raising the alarm that undocumented immigrants are using the new documents to obtain U.S. passports and driver licenses. The Miami Herald is reporting a number of cases that have popped up in federal court in south Florida in the last year, involving defendants who got their hands on Puerto Rican birth certificates purchased on the black market.


  16. PDP is paying a high prize for its impunity - Senate LeaderRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Vanguard

    By Emma Una CALABAR- Senator Victor Ndoma Egba, the Senate Leader says the People's Democratic Party, PDP, with its recent electoral loss is paying a very high prize for acts of impunity perpetrated the party occasioned by mental laziness and the inability of the leadership of the party to think. Senator Ndoma Egba who was reacting to reports that his supporters have left the PDP in droves for the All Progressive Congress, APC, which is a prelude to his planned defection to the party said in the past three years he had been shot out from the PDP decision making process because the Party took a simplistic approach to the dynamics of the developments in the party without recourse to broad based consultations.


  17. World's first LNG-powered container ship makes its way to JacksonvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Florida Times-Union

    The world's first container ship powered by liquefied natural gas launched on Saturday from San Diego, bound for a route between Jacksonville and San Juan, Puerto Rico. The Isla Bella, built by San Diego-based General Dynamics NASSCO, will begin running between Jacksonville and San Juan late this year, according to a news release.


  18. General Dynamics NASSCO Launches World's First LNG-Powered...Read the original story

    Monday | Freshnews

    ... delivery in late 2015, the Jones Act-qualified ships will operate between Jacksonville, Florida, and San Juan, Puerto Rico. As a complement to its government new construction business, which over the past decade has delivered 16 ships to the U.S. ...


  19. Caribbean Vacationers Exposed to Pesticide Banned for Indoor UseRead the original story

    Monday | PR Log

    PRLog - April 20, 2015 - SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico -- Recently, a family from Delaware traveled to the U.S. Virgin Islands on vacation. Unknown to the family, the resort where the family stayed had recently been treated for pests with an agricultural pesticide that has been banned for use indoors.


  20. NASSCO launches 'green'...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 19 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... heir size anywhere in the world." The ships are scheduled to operate between Jacksonville, Florida and San Juan, Puerto Rico, NASSCO said. The Isla Bella represents the 100th ship that NASSCO has launched at Barrio Logan.