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WWLP Springfield
Finding the next steps in helping Puerto Rico evacueesto provide for some of them.” says Darlene Morse, the Program Director of Holyo
WWLP Springfield / Posted 3 hours ago
to provide for some of them.” says Darlene Morse, the Program Director of Holyoke Works The goal of the meeting is to help Puerto Ricans acclimate to life in western Massachusetts as well as help them figure out what’s next in their living... Read more
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Philly.com
How Kensington got to be the center of Philly's opioid crisisand industry began to disintegrate. By the 1950s and ’60s, African Americans m
Philly.com / Posted 3 hours ago
and industry began to disintegrate. By the 1950s and ’60s, African Americans migrated from the South into the area, with Puerto Rican people from the island’s countryside also moving into now-cheap housing. Race riots ensued, whites fled... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Museums cost too much? Chicago Museum Week offers bargains but no blockbusterswidely to teens in the last year. Several — Lincoln Park Zoo, the National Muse
Chicago Tribune / Posted 5 hours ago
widely to teens in the last year. Several — Lincoln Park Zoo, the National Museum of Mexican Art and the National Museum of Puerto Rican Arts and Culture — are free to all visitors all the time. One of them, the Museum of Contemporary Art, retains... Read more
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The Manila Times
Ancajas: From high school dropout to world boxing championright in urging Jerwin to make boxing his profession. After annexing the IBF ju
The Manila Times / Posted 6 hours ago
right in urging Jerwin to make boxing his profession. After annexing the IBF junior bantamweight gonfalon at the expense of Puerto Rican McJoe Arroyo September 3, 2016 in only his 27th outing, Jerwin was able to buy a 1,000 square meter lot in... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Southwest Airlines rescues 62 stray dogs, cats from Puerto Ricohumanitarian flight was organized after a call from Washington, D.C.-based Luck
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 6 hours ago
humanitarian flight was organized after a call from Washington, D.C.-based Lucky Dog Animal Rescue regarding their Puerto Rican partner’s need to relocate animals rescued before or after Hurricane Maria hit the island in late... Read more
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The Times of Northwest Indiana
219 Day to bring thumb-wrestling, Region Rat piñata and moreT-shirts, various Region craft beers for just $5 each, and food from local vend
The Times of Northwest Indiana / Posted 6 hours ago
T-shirts, various Region craft beers for just $5 each, and food from local vendors like Ladies Gourmet Popcorn, Solitas Puerto Rican Food, Jodie’s Italian Ice Factory and of course Zel’s Roast Beef, the favorite of 219 Day founder Region Rat... Read more
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KREM.com Spokane
Southwest Airlines rescues 62 stray dogs, cats from Puerto Ricohumanitarian flight was organized after a call from Washington, D.C.-based Luck
KREM.com Spokane / Posted 7 hours ago
humanitarian flight was organized after a call from Washington, D.C.-based Lucky Dog Animal Rescue regarding their Puerto Rican partner’s need to relocate animals rescued before or after Hurricane Maria hit the island in late... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Southwest Airlines rescues 62 stray dogs, cats from Puerto Ricohumanitarian flight was organized after a call from Washington, D.C.-based Luck
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 7 hours ago
humanitarian flight was organized after a call from Washington, D.C.-based Lucky Dog Animal Rescue regarding their Puerto Rican partner’s need to relocate animals rescued before or after Hurricane Maria hit the island in late... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
Southwest Airlines rescues 62 stray dogs, cats from Puerto Ricohumanitarian flight was organized after a call from Washington, D.C.-based Luck
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 15 hours ago
humanitarian flight was organized after a call from Washington, D.C.-based Lucky Dog Animal Rescue regarding their Puerto Rican partner’s need to relocate animals rescued before or after Hurricane Maria hit the island in late... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Southwest Airlines rescues 62 stray dogs, cats from Puerto Ricohumanitarian flight was organized after a call from Washington, D.C.-based Luck
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 16 hours ago
humanitarian flight was organized after a call from Washington, D.C.-based Lucky Dog Animal Rescue regarding their Puerto Rican partner’s need to relocate animals rescued before or after Hurricane Maria hit the island in late... Read more
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La Prensa San Diego
Women of Color Present at Women's Marchbecause of the negative rhetoric implemented by this administration.” Julia Ro
La Prensa San Diego / Posted 17 hours ago
because of the negative rhetoric implemented by this administration.” Julia Rodriguez attended the rally in support of her Puerto Rican sisters. “There are women who have to raise a family on their own and work but it is so much more difficult... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Southwest Airlines rescues 62 stray dogs, cats from Puerto Ricohumanitarian flight was organized after a call from Washington, D.C.-based Luck
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 18 hours ago
humanitarian flight was organized after a call from Washington, D.C.-based Lucky Dog Animal Rescue regarding their Puerto Rican partner’s need to relocate animals rescued before or after Hurricane Maria hit the island in late... Read more
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11 News Houston
Southwest Airlines rescues 62 stray dogs, cats from Puerto Ricohumanitarian flight was organized after a call from Washington, D.C.-based Luck
11 News Houston / Posted 18 hours ago
humanitarian flight was organized after a call from Washington, D.C.-based Lucky Dog Animal Rescue regarding their Puerto Rican partner’s need to relocate animals rescued before or after Hurricane Maria hit the island in late... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Southwest Airlines rescues 62 stray dogs, cats from Puerto Ricohumanitarian flight was organized after a call from Washington, D.C.-based Luck
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 19 hours ago
humanitarian flight was organized after a call from Washington, D.C.-based Lucky Dog Animal Rescue regarding their Puerto Rican partner’s need to relocate animals rescued before or after Hurricane Maria hit the island in late... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
Southwest Airlines rescues 62 stray dogs, cats from Puerto Ricohumanitarian flight was organized after a call from Washington, D.C.-based Luck
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 20 hours ago
humanitarian flight was organized after a call from Washington, D.C.-based Lucky Dog Animal Rescue regarding their Puerto Rican partner’s need to relocate animals rescued before or after Hurricane Maria hit the island in late... Read more
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Daily Mail
Blind boy, 15, meets mother and son who saved his lifeTracey said she didn't understand why Anthony had a higher percentage of Easter
Daily Mail / Posted 23 hours ago
Tracey said she didn't understand why Anthony had a higher percentage of Eastern European, especially since his father was Puerto Rican. Tracey also noticed that he genetic test, which also matches people to those they might be related to, listed... Read more
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Lowell Sun
UML to study diet's link to dementia with $3.9 million grantvitamin when not processed include nuts, seeds, beans, poultry, fish, potatoes
Lowell Sun / Posted 23 hours ago
vitamin when not processed include nuts, seeds, beans, poultry, fish, potatoes and bananas. By using data from the Boston Puerto Rican Health Study, Tucker and her team will analyze diet, nutritional biomarkers and change in cognitive function by... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
A plane fills with pets devastated by Puerto Rico's hurricane. Sad and funny.chaos of the hurricane that ripped across the island exactly four months ago.
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted yesterday
chaos of the hurricane that ripped across the island exactly four months ago. An airplane full of animals - most of them Puerto Rican "satos," the affectionate term for mutts - was flown from San Juan to Baltimore on Saturday, all thanks to... Read more
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Daytona Beach News-Journal
Spanish teacher inspires students to reach for American dreamtradition that brings students together, who on this afternoon were of various
Daytona Beach News-Journal / Posted yesterday
tradition that brings students together, who on this afternoon were of various nationalities: Colombian, Mexican, Cuban, Puerto Rican, Dominican and Italian. There were also a few Americans, looking for assistance with their Spanish... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Blind teen meets the woman who saved his life 15 years agoI was confused," she continued. "It said he was 48 percent Eastern European. I
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted yesterday
I was confused," she continued. "It said he was 48 percent Eastern European. I couldn’t understand. If Anthony’s dad is Puerto Rican, how did Anthony have a higher percentage of Eastern European?" After consulting Ancestry DNA, the Levittown,... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Two Dozen Puerto Rican Families Deemed Ineligible For FEMA ReliefFEMA has ruled that 24 Puerto Rican families, displaced by Hurricane Maria and
Hartford Courant / Posted 2 days ago
FEMA has ruled that 24 Puerto Rican families, displaced by Hurricane Maria and living temporarily at the Red Roof Inn in Hartford, are no longer eligible for federal disaster relief, according to U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal. Blumenthal said he had... Read more
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Darien News-Review
State fighting for displaced Puerto Rican hurricane survivorsAgency to immediately reverse it sudden decision to rescind Transitional Shelte
Darien News-Review / Posted 2 days ago
Agency to immediately reverse it sudden decision to rescind Transitional Shelter Assistance housing benefits for 36 Puerto Rican families residing in Connecticut since being displaced from the island by Hurricane Maria. “At the very least,... Read more
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Daily Herald
Pope urges Congo authorities to avoid violenceof meetings with Peruvian church leaders and a final Mass at an air base in Per
Daily Herald / Posted 2 days ago
of meetings with Peruvian church leaders and a final Mass at an air base in Peru's capital. CORRECTS IDENTITY OF FLAG TO PUERTO RICAN - A pocket of light illuminates a Puerto Rican national flag held by a nun listening to Pope Francis during a... Read more
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Beaumont Enterprise
Pope tells youth not to 'Photoshop' their heartsCORRECTS IDENTITY OF FLAG TO PUERTO RICAN - A pocket of light illuminates a Pue
Beaumont Enterprise / Posted 2 days ago
CORRECTS IDENTITY OF FLAG TO PUERTO RICAN - A pocket of light illuminates a Puerto Rican national flag held by a nun listening to Pope Francis during a mid-morning prayer with contemplative nuns at the Shrine of Our Lord of the Miracles in Lima,... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Pope tells youth not to 'Photoshop' their heartsCORRECTS IDENTITY OF FLAG TO PUERTO RICAN - A pocket of light illuminates a Pue
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 days ago
CORRECTS IDENTITY OF FLAG TO PUERTO RICAN - A pocket of light illuminates a Puerto Rican national flag held by a nun listening to Pope Francis during a mid-morning prayer with contemplative nuns at the Shrine of Our Lord of the Miracles in Lima,... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Pope urges Congo authorities to avoid violenceCORRECTS IDENTITY OF FLAG TO PUERTO RICAN - A pocket of light illuminates a Pue
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
CORRECTS IDENTITY OF FLAG TO PUERTO RICAN - A pocket of light illuminates a Puerto Rican national flag held by a nun listening to Pope Francis during a mid-morning prayer with contemplative nuns at the Shrine of Our Lord of the Miracles in Lima,... Read more
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Greenwich Time
State fighting for displaced Puerto Rican hurricane survivorsAgency to immediately reverse it sudden decision to rescind Transitional Shelte
Greenwich Time / Posted 2 days ago
Agency to immediately reverse it sudden decision to rescind Transitional Shelter Assistance housing benefits for 36 Puerto Rican families residing in Connecticut since being displaced from the island by Hurricane Maria. “At the very least,... Read more
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The News-Times
State fighting for displaced Puerto Rican hurricane survivorsAgency to immediately reverse it sudden decision to rescind Transitional Shelte
The News-Times / Posted 2 days ago
Agency to immediately reverse it sudden decision to rescind Transitional Shelter Assistance housing benefits for 36 Puerto Rican families residing in Connecticut since being displaced from the island by Hurricane Maria. “At the very least,... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
State fighting for displaced Puerto Rican hurricane survivorsAgency to immediately reverse it sudden decision to rescind Transitional Shelte
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 days ago
Agency to immediately reverse it sudden decision to rescind Transitional Shelter Assistance housing benefits for 36 Puerto Rican families residing in Connecticut since being displaced from the island by Hurricane Maria. “At the very least,... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
State fighting for displaced Puerto Rican hurricane survivorsAgency to immediately reverse it sudden decision to rescind Transitional Shelte
Stamford Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
Agency to immediately reverse it sudden decision to rescind Transitional Shelter Assistance housing benefits for 36 Puerto Rican families residing in Connecticut since being displaced from the island by Hurricane Maria. “At the very least,... Read more
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Connecticut Post
State fighting for displaced Puerto Rican hurricane survivorsAgency to immediately reverse it sudden decision to rescind Transitional Shelte
Connecticut Post / Posted 2 days ago
Agency to immediately reverse it sudden decision to rescind Transitional Shelter Assistance housing benefits for 36 Puerto Rican families residing in Connecticut since being displaced from the island by Hurricane Maria. “At the very least,... Read more
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The Manila Times
Brownlee’s season high powers Alab to victoryball club continued its brilliance on the road, winning all five games against
The Manila Times / Posted 2 days ago
ball club continued its brilliance on the road, winning all five games against four home losses for the solo fifth spot. Puerto Rican reinforcement Renaldo Balkman chipped in a double-double of 17 points and 13 rebounds while Ray Parks Jr.... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Central Florida's economy poised for more expansion in 2018areas for commercial and industrial sectors. Central Florida will have a uniqu
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
areas for commercial and industrial sectors. Central Florida will have a unique issue to grapple with. At least 50,000 Puerto Ricans are believed to have moved to Florida since Maria — mostly to the Orlando area — and thousands more are... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Anti-Trump marches flood streetsthis year's march to voice her support for immigrants and the right to health c
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
this year's march to voice her support for immigrants and the right to health care. "My family is half Mexican and half Puerto Rican, and I recently lost my husband to cancer," she said. "I'm doing this for him." Although many protesters were... Read more
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WestportNow
Rally to Empower Women Draws Thousands to Hartfordcore of our policy agenda, not the fringes.” The event also touched on the hou
WestportNow / Posted 2 days ago
core of our policy agenda, not the fringes.” The event also touched on the housing issues facing the roughly 40 displaced Puerto Rican families in Hartford who were housed under the Federal Emergency Management Agency’s Transitional Sheltering... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Clad in pink and vowing to vote, activists around the globe flood streets for Women's Marchto this year's march to voice her support for immigrants and the right to healt
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
to this year's march to voice her support for immigrants and the right to health care. "My family is half Mexican and half Puerto Rican, and I recently lost my husband to cancer," she said. "I'm doing this for him." New York Police Department... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Clad in pink and vowing to vote, activists around the globe flood...to this year's march to voice her support for immigrants and the right to healt
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 3 days ago
to this year's march to voice her support for immigrants and the right to health care. "My family is half Mexican and half Puerto Rican, and I recently lost my husband to cancer," she said. "I'm doing this for him." New York Police Department... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
Housing money for Puerto Rico evacuees extended 3 more daysThe Federal Emergency Management Agency is extending temporary housing benefits
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 3 days ago
The Federal Emergency Management Agency is extending temporary housing benefits for three more days to 36 Puerto Rican families living in Connecticut after being displaced by Hurricane Maria. Gov. Dannel P. Malloy's office says the Democrat spoke by... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Family of victim in Osceola County murder-hire plot: 'Justice will be served'said Maj. Jacob Ruiz, spokesman for the Osceola County Sheriff’s Office. The c
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
said Maj. Jacob Ruiz, spokesman for the Osceola County Sheriff’s Office. The case has garnered the attention of the Puerto Rican community in Central Florida and on the island, where there is no death penalty and criminal laws tend to be... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
For Puerto Ricans, life after Hurricane Maria remains far from normal, but baseball is backbehind home plate and under the part-public address announcer, part-DJ entertai
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
behind home plate and under the part-public address announcer, part-DJ entertaining the crowd from the concourse. For many Puerto Ricans, lives remain in disarray four months after Hurricane Maria crushed the island Sept. 20. The two realms,... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Better fitness led to Ring of Honor stardom for Punishment Martinezand outside the ring. At 6-foot-7, the long-haired, tattooed Martinez has alwa
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
and outside the ring. At 6-foot-7, the long-haired, tattooed Martinez has always been an imposing figure. But the native Puerto Rican spent more than 10 years on the independent wrestling scene before understanding that his body – more... Read more
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New York Daily News
Puerto Rico finances under scrutiny amid plea for helpFILE - In this Aug. 30, 2017 file photo, a man holds a Puerto Rican flag during
New York Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
FILE - In this Aug. 30, 2017 file photo, a man holds a Puerto Rican flag during a protest against austerity measures as demonstrators march to the offices of a federal control board created by U.S. Congress last year, in San Juan, Puerto Rico. On... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
For Puerto Ricans, life after Hurricane Maria remains far from normal, but baseball is backbehind home plate and under the part-public address announcer, part-DJ entertai
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 4 days ago
behind home plate and under the part-public address announcer, part-DJ entertaining the crowd from the concourse. For many Puerto Ricans, lives remain in disarray four months after Hurricane Maria crushed the island Sept. 20. The two realms,... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Puerto Rico finances under scrutiny amid plea for helpFILE - In this Aug. 30, 2017 file photo, a man holds a Puerto Rican flag during
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
FILE - In this Aug. 30, 2017 file photo, a man holds a Puerto Rican flag during a protest against austerity measures as demonstrators march to the offices of a federal control board created by U.S. Congress last year, in San Juan, Puerto Rico. On... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Puerto Rico finances under scrutiny amid plea for helpFILE - In this Aug. 30, 2017 file photo, a man holds a Puerto Rican flag during
The Middletown Press / Posted 4 days ago
FILE - In this Aug. 30, 2017 file photo, a man holds a Puerto Rican flag during a protest against austerity measures as demonstrators march to the offices of a federal control board created by U.S. Congress last year, in San Juan, Puerto Rico. On... Read more
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Lake Placid News
Keene family will not forget Puerto Ricochapter. "They were so impressed and appreciative that we came to volunteer,"
Lake Placid News / Posted 4 days ago
chapter. "They were so impressed and appreciative that we came to volunteer," said Debra. "Obviously, we don't look like Puerto Rican islanders. Everybody identified the blonde-haired, blue-eyed Haverlick clan along with Ryo from Japan as foreign... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Democrats worry Alan Grayson will challenge incumbent for Congressby Democratic Reps. Stephanie Murphy, D-Winter Park, Val Demings, D-Orlando, an
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
by Democratic Reps. Stephanie Murphy, D-Winter Park, Val Demings, D-Orlando, and Soto. Soto, 39, the first congressman of Puerto Rican descent from Florida, had a reputation as a moderate when he served in the state House and Senate, Jewett said.... Read more
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Boston Herald
Persistent trade rumors fail to faze Jackie Bradley Jr.Cora will use him in the lineup. “I hope to play 160 (games),” he said. “I’m h
Boston Herald / Posted 4 days ago
Cora will use him in the lineup. “I hope to play 160 (games),” he said. “I’m happy Cora is here. Excited to get another Puerto Rican on the team. It’s going to be a fun year. We played against him when he was the manager for winter ball in... Read more
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The Hill
The Trump Presidency: Year Onesays San Juan's mayor is being "nasty" with her criticisms. October 1, 2017 -
The Hill / Posted 4 days ago
says San Juan's mayor is being "nasty" with her criticisms. October 1, 2017 - January 19, 2018 Oct. 1: Trump again blasts Puerto Rican officials, this time as “politically motivated ingrates” and praises his response to the hurricane. He also... Read more
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