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  1. Insurgency, Corruption, Oil Prices Challenge Incumbent Jonathan's Reelection BidRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | Voice of America

    Endemic corruption, an economy weighed down by sinking oil prices, and most of all, the brutal Boko Haram insurgency may turn out to be millstones that prevent him from being re-elected on March 28. The government's struggle to end the nearly six-year insurgency in particular has fueled opposition to Jonathan and raised the prospects for his main challenger, former military ruler Muhammadu Buhari. Nigerian forces backed by troops from Chad, Niger, Cameroon and a small number of foreign, private mercenaries have recently retaken many areas formerly held by Boko Haram, but it is not clear what effect that will have at the polls.

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  2. New Kendrick Lamar Album Streamed 10 Million+ Times on SpotifyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | Channel 933

    ... to beat both. Photo: Kendrick Lamar performs during the Bacardi Triangle event on November 1, 2014 in Fajardo, Puerto Rico. The event saw 1,862 music fans take on one of the most mysterious forces of nature in a three day epic music adventure. ...

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  3. Wis. woman injured by crossfire during Puerto Rico triathlonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | WKBT

    Authorities say two competitors in a Puerto Rico Ironman triathlon have been injured by crossfire exchanged by occupants of two cars as they sped past the bicycling part of the event in San Juan. Puerto Rico police identified the wounded competitors as Wisconsin woman Liz Boivin and Puerto Rico man Miguel Arroyo Ramos.

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  4. Pondi: Icon of generational shiftRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 11 | Vanguard

    THE waning hopes of proponents of generational shift recently received a new surge of life with the emergence of the youthful Julius Gbabojor Pondi, who clinched the House of Representative ticket of the ruling party, the People's Democratic Party to vie for the seat of Burutu federal constituency. It was a historic day of victory well-deserved, though belated for a man, who having given his best; lost narrowly in the 2011 state assembly election.

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  5. Ringo Starr keeps rocking onRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 11 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    Ringo Starr is shown performing at a recent concert with his All Star Band in San Juan, Puerto Rico. EFE Ringo Starr is shown performing at a recent concert with his All Star Band in San Juan, Puerto Rico.

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  6. Uzbek presidential candidates continue meetings with voters in regionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 11 | Trend

    Uzbek presidential candidates continue to meet with voters in the regions of the country within the framework of election campaign, said the message of Uzbekistan National News Agency . The candidate of Uzbekistan's Liberal Democratic Party , the incumbent president, Islam Karimov met with voters in Andijan region Mar.10, said the message.

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  7. Infosys opens new BPO in Puerto RicoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 11 | Central Chronicle

    Country's second largest software services firm Infosys today said its BPO arm has set up a 250-seater centre at Aguadilla, Puerto Rico, aimed at serving the aviation sector. The 12,000-square feet centre, developed in collaboration with the Commonwealth administration and state-owned PRIDCO, will initially deliver order-to-cash business processes for clients in the aviation sector, Infosys said in a statement.

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  8. Does the PDP really want the 2015 election?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 11 | Vanguard

    By Rotimi Fasan IT is important to ask at this time if the ruling Peoples Democratic Party is really interested in contesting the rescheduled 2015 elections. This question has become pertinent in view of what looks like a deliberate attempt by the party to continue to stonewall any attempt to have the election until such time as it feels ready for it.

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  9. Adrian ColonRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 11 | Florida Today

    Born in San Juan, Puerto Rico Adrian graduated Long Branch High School in New Jersey in 1972.

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  10. Nigeria polls a barometer for democracyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 10 | Iol.co.za

    A schoolgirl walks past campaign posters in support of Nigeria's President Goodluck Jonathan. The election will have implications far beyond Nigeria's borders.

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  11. Lai Mohammed: When Will PDP Stop Its One-day, One-lie Nonsense?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 10 | Ghanamma.com

    The spokesman of the All Progressives Congress , Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has dismissed concerns raised by the governors of the People's Democratic Party about alleged plan by the APC presidential candidate Muhammadu Buhari to use only a term as president if he wins the March 28 election. He wondered when the ruling party would stop its "one-day, one-lie nonsense."

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  12. Photos: Orlando Del Valle in Top Form For ReturnRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 10 | Boxing Scene

    The strong Puerto Rican super bantamweight contender, Luis Orlando Del Valle, showed his physical condition for his upcoming fight against Mexican warrior, Roberto 'Azabache' Castaneda, . The boxing match scheduled for Saturday, March 14, at the Roger Mendoza Coliseum is an 8-round bout that will serve as the main event of the already successful series "Boxing Al Maximo' presented by Miguel Cotto Promotions along with H2 Entertainment and his partner Roc Nation Sports and will broadcasted by Univision Puerto Rico.

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  13. Tajik people voted for stability and prosperity : March 11, 2015,Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 10 | Daily Times

    ACCORDING to the statement of the Central Commission for Elections and Referenda of the Republic of Tajikistan Shermuhammad Shohiyen during the briefing, the ruling People's Democratic Party has won a majority of votes of 65.2%, the Agrarian Party 11.8%, the Party of Economic Reforms 7.6%, and Socialist - 5.2 percent. Thus, according to party lists, 16 representatives of PDPT, 3 from Agrarian, 2 from the PERT and 1 from the socialist party shall have representation in the parliament.

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  14. BJP-PDP honeymoon turns sourRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 10 | Newkerala.com

    A series of faux pas by the new chief minister of Jammu and Kashmir, Mufti Mohammed Sayeed, has put a question mark over the survival of the People's Democratic Party-Bharatiya Janata Party alliance, which was majorly born out of political opportunism rather than any ideological belief. Within ten days of the swearing-in of the new government after two months of hectic parleys, serious differences have come to the fore, with some BJP leaders even threatening to sacrifice the alliance in the national interest.

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  15. MLB Commissioner Rob Manfred interested in playing in CubaRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 10 | Tribune-Chronicle

    ... (last year) and Mexico City (2004) and played a regular-season series against the New York Mets in San Juan, Puerto Rico (2010). They traveled to Puerto Rico in 2003 and 2004 for regular-season games against the Montreal Expos, who played a portion ...

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  16. Naked Venus: What it looks like under its cloud clothesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 10 | CNET News.com

    ... Bank Telescope (a radio telescope in West Virginia) and the radar transmitter at the Arecibo Observatory in Puerto Rico. The NRAO explains how it works : "The radar signals from Arecibo passed through both our planet's atmosphere and the atmosphere ...

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  17. Won't tolerate any unilateral action: BJP to PDPRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 10 | The Times of India

    NEW DELHI: BJP on Tuesday warned the People's Democratic Party, its ally in Jammu & Kashmir, that the BJP can withdraw support to the state government if it is not consulted on any political decision outside the agreed agenda for governance. The warning came amid bickerings between the alliance partners over the release of hardline separatist Masarat Alam last Saturday.

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  18. Dexter + Chaney to Unveil New Job Compliance Tracking Feature at AGC...Read the original story

    Tuesday Mar 10 | Freshnews

    Dexter + Chaney , developer of Spectrum Construction Software, will be debuting its new Job Compliance Tracking features at the Associated General Contractors of America's 2015 AGC Technology and Construction Solutions Expo. The expo is part of the AGC's 96th Annual Convention, March 18-20, in San Juan, Puerto Rico.

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  19. Infosys opens back office in Puerto RicoRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 10 | Newkerala.com

    Software major Infosys Ltd. on Tuesday announced the setting up of a back office in Puerto Rico to serve its global clients through its business process outsourcing subsidiary. "The new centre has been set up in collaboration with the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico and the Puerto Rico Industrial Development Company in the northern municipality of Aguadilla and will have 250 employees," the company said in a statement here.

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  20. Top Nigerian Pastor Who is APC Vice Presidential Candidate, Osinbajo...Read the original story

    Tuesday Mar 10 | Christian Newswire

    Contact: Laolu Akande, Empowered Newswire, 516-819-4355, empowered42@gmail.com NEW YORK, March 10, 2015 / Christian Newswire / -- All Progressives Congress Vice Presidential Candidate, Prof Yemi Osinbajo is expected in the United States later this week to hold a Town-hall meeting with the Nigerian community becoming the first member of the presidential tickets of the two major Nigerian parties to engage the Nigerian Diaspora in America in such an event, Empowered Newswire reports.

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