Puerto Rico Newswire (Page 10)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Puerto Rico. (Page 10)

Results 181 - 200 of 4,523 in Puerto Rico

  1. Perspectives: Ramos, Garcia are best unprotected gemsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | Major League Baseball

    ... a fifth-round pick in 2010, it knew he would need time to develop. He didn't face much pro-caliber pitching as a Puerto Rico high schooler, and he devoted significant time to playing on the commonwealth's junior national soccer and tennis teams. He ...

    Comment?

  2. BJP could be kingmaker the PDP could gain the mostRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | Hindustan Times

    The Bharatiya Janata Party is hoping to ride the Narendra Modi wave to make inroads into Jammu & Kashmir as the state goes to the polls on Tuesday, but the People's Democratic Party could emerge as the biggest gainer, say analysts. The BJP is looking to tap into the people's anger over the slow rehabilitation of flood-hit Kashmiris as it seeks to expand its support base to the Muslim-majority Valley, where it has no presence, and increase its base in the Hindu-dominated Jammu region.

    Comment?

  3. Jose Gutierrez Returns To Juncos Racing For The 2015 Pro Mazda ChampionshipRead the original story

    Nov 17, 2014 | Paddock Talk

    The Juncos Racing Pro Mazda driver lineup is beginning to take shape with the return of JosA GutiA rrez competing in the 2015 Pro Mazda Championship Presented by Cooper Tires. GutiA rrez rejoins the team after a successful rookie season where he helped Juncos Racing win the 2014 Pro Mazda Team Championship.

    Comment?

  4. Jacksonville's Crowley inks second deal to deliver Liquefied Natural Gas to Puerto RicoRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | The Florida Times-Union

    It's the second contract Crowley has signed this year and the latest is to provide LNG to a pharmaceutical company and their manufacturing plants in Puerto Rico. The deal includes fuel supply and transportation of LNG, which reduces lower emissions and serves as an alternative to diesel, a Cowley news release said.

    Comment?

  5. Talented Twosome Signs with KansasRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | Kansas Jayhawks

    While the number is significantly smaller this time around, Kansas volleyball will still welcome a high-powered class as Patricia Montero and Ashley Smith signed National Letters of Intent to join the Jayhawks in 2015. Neither are from the Sunflower State with Montero hailing from Ponce, Puerto Rico and Smith from Las Vegas, but instead chose Kansas as a destination location.

    Comment?

  6. Interview with Christian Gabriel on GSA's New Focus on Landscape ArchitectureRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | The Dirt

    ... for some new facilities, such as the San Ysidro Point of Entry in California and an FBI complex in San Juan, Puerto Rico. What is your role in these high-profile projects? How will they showcase design excellence in landscape architecture? It's easy ...

    Comment?

  7. John Karl Sosa Inks With Golden Boy PromotionsRead the original story

    Nov 17, 2014 | Boxing Scene

    Puerto Rican prospect John Karl Sosa was signed by Golden Boy Promotions and will fight on Saturday, December 6, in the program that will take place at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York, and will feature as the main event the fight between contenders David Lemieux and Gabriel "King" Rosado. "Golden Boy Promotions was interested in signing John Karl Sosa in a while, but had not materialized, and although John Karl had fought in Golden Boy Promotions shows, now he will do it as a Golden Boy Promotions fighter on December 6 in New York, " said Peter Rivera, Vice-President of PR Best Boxing Promotions , the company representing Sosa in Puerto Rico.

    Comment?

  8. Woman candidates lead BJPs election war in KashmirRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | Hindustan Times

    In a conservative neighbourhood in Sonawar constituency in Srinagar, knocking at the doors still soggy due to the September floods, asking for votes against the traditional favourite National Conference is a woman in dark glasses. Flanked by a few security guards, she looks very much a candidate in the upcoming elections, but people still need her introduction.

    Comment?

  9. Nursing Homes in Puerto Rico Rely on Zimmetry to Identify Environmental PathogensRead the original story

    Nov 17, 2014 | PR Log

    PRLog - Nov. 17, 2014 - SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico -- Last month, the Columbia University School of Nursing published a news release about a study that found rising infection rates at nursing homes across the country. After examining infections in nursing homes in the United States over a 5 year period, the study concluded that rates of a variety of infections are increasing, including those caused by multiple drug-resistant organisms .

    Comment?

  10. Mendoza: June Mar plus - Ahas' Cebu's proud greatsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | Sun-Star

    JUNE Mar Fajardo and Donnie "Ahas" Nietes are stories of inspirations to ponder on. Fajardo has said that if he had his way, he would not have pursued a career in basketball.

    Comment?

  11. Twenty Hilton Hotels & Resorts Properties Honored by Historic Hotels of AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | Hospitality Net

    Chicago to Caribe Hilton in San Juan, Puerto Rico, 20 storied Hilton Hotels & Resorts properties have been designated to join the prestigious Historic Hotels of Americaa organization. The official program of the National Trust for Historic PreservationA , Historic Hotels of America recognizes and celebrates the finest hotels for faithfully maintaining their authenticity, sense of place and architectural integrity.

    Comment?

  12. EPA Reducing Air Pollution From Diesel Buses In Puerto Rico; Grant...Read the original story

    Nov 16, 2014 | Pollution Online

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is supporting local efforts to reduce air pollution in the greater metropolitan area of San Juan, Puerto Rico by providing more than $208,000 for the Puerto Rico Metropolitan Bus Authority to retrofit 17 transit buses with diesel emission reduction devices. The project will cut emissions of harmful fine particles, which are linked to health problems, including asthma, lung and heart disease.

    Comment?

  13. Newly blonde Sandra Bullock looks casual on the set of Our Brand Is ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | Daily Mail

    Newly blonde Sandra Bullock looks casual on the set of Our Brand Is Crisis with a bald Billy Bob Thornton in Puerto Rico It wasn't just Sandra Bullock who was sporting a new 'do on the set of her latest movie Our Brand Is Crisis. The actress' co-star Billy Bob Thornton, 59, stepped out with a shaved look on Saturday to shoot scenes with The Proposal beauty.

    Comment?

  14. Uzbek central election commission registers deputy candidatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | Trend

    Central election commission of Uzbekistan registered candidates for deputies of the lower house of parliament, the Legislative Chamber of the Oliy Majlis , nominated by four political parties to participate in the parliamentary election on November 21, 2014, said the republican press center on election coverage. It was earlier reported that the four Uzbek political parties admitted to the election - Uzbekistan Liberal Democratic Party , People's Democratic Party of Uzbekistan , the Milly Tiklanish Democratic Party of Uzbekistan , the Adolat Social Democratic Party of Uzbekistan each nominated 135 deputy candidates.

    Comment?

  15. Fajardo feeling effects of playing long minutes for SMBRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2014 | ABS-CBN News

    San Miguel Beer's June Mar Fajardo attempts a shot over Ginebra's defense. Photo by Mark Cristino for ABS-CBNnews.com MANILA, Philippines Reigning PBA Most Valuable Player June Mar Fajardo admits fatigue is becoming a factor for him as he continues to play long minutes for the San Miguel Beermen.

    Comment?

  16. Several Beached Whales Rescued in Puerto RicoRead the original story

    Nov 16, 2014 | Hispanically Speaking

    Two beaked whales that had become stranded on Puerto Rico's northwest coast were rescued and returned to sea, although authorities had to euthanize a third whale that could not be rehabilitated. The whales were spotted Thursday by fishermen just off the coast of the northwestern city of Aguadilla, the secretary of Puerto Rico's Department of Natural and Environmental Resources, or DRNA, Carmen Guerrero Perez, said Friday in a statement. 8 comments

  17. Unkindest cut for Omar before pollRead the original story

    Nov 16, 2014 | The Telegraph

    Srinagar Nov 16 The ruling National Conference today suffered a blow when its Anantnag candidate Mehboob Beg a member of one of Kashmir's most famous political families withdrew from the contest and announced support for the rival People's Democratic Party The withdrawal by the party's south Kashmir face is the most damaging among the setbacks that embattled chief minister Omar Abdullah has suffered in recent weeks amid a string of high-profile resignations from the party "I will not contest on a National Conference ticket I will strongly support Mufti Sahab" he said referring to People's Democratic Party PDP patron and Anantnag candidate Mufti Mohammad Sayeed Beg cited "corruption" in his own party as one reason He also claimed the Mufti alone could stop Prime Minister Narendra Modi's "onslaught" on Kashmir "The BJP which is basically the RSS has launched a yalgaar onslaught on Kashmir ... (more)

    Comment?

  18. JK polls BJPs Modi factor to face the biggest testRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2014 | Hindustan Times

    The 2014 Jammu and Kashmir assembly election could be more about the future of regional parties, the National Conference and the People's Democratic Party, rather than the state with the BJP pushing to change the political narrative in Srinagar. Recent statistics favour the BJP's campaign - 11 seats, the party's highest-ever tally, in the 2008 elections on the back of the Amarnath land row that divided the state on religious and regional lines.

    Comment?

  19. Kendrick Lamar Busts Out His Dance Moves During 'SNL' Performance Of 'i'Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2014 | Switched

    NOVEMBER 01: 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.

    Comment?

  20. San Miguel escapes Ginebra, moves to No. 2 in standingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2014 | ABS-CBN News

    The San Miguel Beermen escaped a wild late-game run by Barangay Ginebra to win, 79-77, in the PBA Philippine Cup at the Araneta Coliseum on Sunday. Trailing 54-67, Ginebra made a furious run behind Jayjay Helterbrand and Greg Slaughter to tie the game at 72 with only 40.7 seconds remaining in the last period.

    Comment?