» Deadly violence over disputed Honduras election result
20/01/18 23:30 from BBC News - Latin America & Caribbean
Police fire tear gas at protesters across the country, with one death in the northern town of Saba.

» Brazil declares yellow fever emergency in Minas Gerais
20/01/18 20:52 from BBC News - Latin America & Caribbean
Minas Gerais is one of several southern states hit by an outbreak ahead of the carnival season.

» Pope in Peru: Francis speaks out on violence against women
20/01/18 20:18 from BBC News - Latin America & Caribbean
Francis, who is in Peru, calls on the faithful to combat a "plague" of abuse across Latin America.

» Clashes continue over disputed Honduras election result
20/01/18 20:17 from BBC News - Latin America & Caribbean
Police fire tear gas at protesters and clear makeshift roadblocks in towns across the country.

» VIDEO: The Joy of Jolly Beach, Antigua
20/01/18 16:45 from Caribbean Journal
 Is it the most beautiful beach in Antigua? It’s certainly the happiest. This is Jolly Beach, home to the eponymous hotel (now with new management) and in the heart of Antigua’s most beautiful stretch of shoreline. ...

» VIDEO: A Beach Moment in Barbados
20/01/18 13:35 from Caribbean Journal
 By the Caribbean Journal staff It’s just you and the sand, the crash of the waves. It’s the late morning in Barbados, and the sand is empty. This is the beach moment, something that Barbados has turned into an art ̷...

» Caribbean Photo of the Week: On the Beach in Nevis
20/01/18 12:02 from Caribbean Journal
 By the Caribbean Journal staff The latest Caribbean Photo comes from Caribbean Journal reader Emily Lamb, who sent in this lovely shot of the beach in front of the Yachtsman Grill restaurant in Nevis. Have you taken a great photo &...

» The Brazilian man who lives in a sandcastle
20/01/18 11:54 from BBC News - Latin America & Caribbean
Marcio Matolias has lived in a sandcastle for 22 years in an upmarket neighbourhood of Rio De Janeiro.

» British tourists warned to 'stay in resorts' in Jamaica security emergency
20/01/18 11:27 from BBC News - Latin America & Caribbean
Tourists in Montego Bay should stay in their resorts after a number of shootings, foreign office says.

» Huge Brazil rubbish dump closes after six decades
19/01/18 22:17 from BBC News - Latin America & Caribbean
Its closure is likely to have an impact on a nearby favela as many people there rely on scavenging.

» 11 Caribbean Beach Bars to Visit in 2018
19/01/18 17:48 from Caribbean Journal
 There’s something about the rum punch in the sand, the beer on the beach, the gregarious proprietor, that seems to etch itself in the mind of every traveler to the Caribbean. Plainly, the Caribbean beach bar epitomizes the Ca...

» Pope sends gift to woman thrown from horse
19/01/18 17:43 from BBC News - Latin America & Caribbean
The police woman, whose horse was startled during Pope Francis' visit to Chile, is recovering in hospital.

» Pope's gift for woman thrown from horse
19/01/18 17:43 from BBC News - Latin America & Caribbean
The police woman, whose horse was startled during Pope Francis' visit to Chile, is recovering in hospital.

» Pope Francis warns of threat to Amazon peoples on Peru visit
19/01/18 17:41 from BBC News - Latin America & Caribbean
Tribal elders call on him to help protect them, saying they are being driven from their lands.

» Radisson Blu Coming to Costa Rica
19/01/18 16:35 from Caribbean Journal
 By the Caribbean Journal staff Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group is adding a major new property in the Caribbean Basin. The company has announced the signing of a new Radisson Blue in Costa Rica. The new-build hotel will feature 100 room...

» Colombia says 550,000 Venezuelans have fled to the country
19/01/18 16:29 from BBC News - Latin America & Caribbean
The influx is putting pressure on Colombia's government to provide food, housing and medical care.

» Conrad Opens Hotel on Caribbean Coast of Colombia
19/01/18 16:23 from Caribbean Journal
 By the Caribbean Journal staff Hilton’s Caribbean expansion has continued with the launch of the brand-new Conrad Cartagena on the Caribbean coast of Colombia. Conrad Cartagena is the brand’s first hotel in Colombia and...

» Pope Francis 'slander' comment angers Chile abuse victims
19/01/18 12:14 from BBC News - Latin America & Caribbean
Francis said there was no evidence a Chilean bishop had covered up another priest's actions.

» A New Chef at Berry Islands’ Carriearl Boutique Hotel
19/01/18 10:24 from Caribbean Journal
 By the Caribbean Journal staff One of the Bahamas’ best-kept secrets has added a major new chef. The Carriearl Boutique Hotel on Great Harbour Cay in the Berry Islands of the Bahamas has named Ryan McIntosh as the property...

» Two New Villas to Experience in St Barth
19/01/18 10:14 from Caribbean Journal
 By Dana NilandCJ Contributor St. Barth Properties is introducing two new properties to their villa portfolio in St Barth: Villa Java and Villa Coquillage. Villa Java, aimed at beach lovers, is a three-bedroom villa with direct acce...

» The man risking his life to save pink dolphins
19/01/18 10:05 from BBC News - Latin America & Caribbean
Fernando Trujillo works in dangerous areas of the Amazon to save the rare species.

» The Eagles settle Hotel California legal battle
19/01/18 05:34 from BBC News - Latin America & Caribbean
The veteran rock band had sued a Mexican hotel that named itself after their biggest hit.

» Car hits pedestrians near Rio's Copacabana beach
19/01/18 00:49 from BBC News - Latin America & Caribbean
A baby dies and 15 people are hurt when a car hits crowds on a promenade near Copacabana beach.

» Pope Francis arrives in crisis-hit Peru
18/01/18 22:44 from BBC News - Latin America & Caribbean
Peru has been rocked by protests against the authorities' decision to pardon ex-President Fujimori.

» Baoase: The Luxury Resort That’s Curaçao’s Best-Kept Secret
18/01/18 22:25 from Caribbean Journal
 Maybe you know the world of Caribbean hotels. Maybe you’ve visited the legendary places in the Caribbean: the Eden Rocks, the Round Hills, the Ocean Clubs of the world. Well, you may not know about this one. Tucked away on &#...

» Hope for threatened 'little tiger cat'
18/01/18 21:25 from BBC News - Latin America & Caribbean
Habitat fragmentation is a bigger threat to Chile's wildcat than human persecution, say conservationists.

» Popemobile causes horse to throw police officer in Chile
18/01/18 17:13 from BBC News - Latin America & Caribbean
The vehicle swerved to avoid hitting the police officer, when her horse reared up in the air.

» Trump wall: President denies changing view on Mexico border plan
18/01/18 14:25 from BBC News - Latin America & Caribbean
The president fires off tweets after his chief of staff had said campaign promises had evolved.

» A Big Caribbean Hurricane Relief Concert
18/01/18 14:15 from Caribbean Journal
 By Dana NilandCJ Contributor Members of the Caribbean community have planned the first annual live “Caribbean Relief Concert” to raise money for natural disaster relief efforts for those countries impacted by Hurricanes...

» Margaritaville Names New VP for Hotel Development
18/01/18 13:39 from Caribbean Journal
 By the Caribbean Journal staff Fast-expanding Margaritaville Holdings has named a new vice president of hotel development. The company has appointed hospitality veteran Rick Cunningham to the role, in which he will be responsible f...

» MSC Cruises Returning to St Maarten
18/01/18 13:24 from Caribbean Journal
 By Dana NilandCJ Contributor MSC Cruises is returning to St Maarten. The company will be making its first post-Irma call on St Maarten on March 28 with its MSC Opera cruise ship. MSC Cruises will be making 29 port calls … The...

» Pope Francis marries couple on Chile flight
18/01/18 11:27 from BBC News - Latin America & Caribbean
The pontiff performs a Catholic wedding ceremony for airline staff as he travels between cities.

» 'I miscarried and am now serving a 30 year sentence'
17/01/18 22:20 from BBC News - Latin America & Caribbean
In 2016 Evelyn Hernandez was raped by a gang member and then jailed for 30 years for what her supporters say was a miscarriage.

» Pilcomayo River: 'Without water, we have no life'
17/01/18 21:47 from BBC News - Latin America & Caribbean
What it's like to live in one of South America's most remote regions along the Pilcomayo River.

» Delta Launching New Nonstop Boston-Aruba Flights
17/01/18 15:03 from Caribbean Journal
 By the Caribbean Journal staff Delta Airlines is adding a major new route to the Dutch Caribbean island of Aruba. The carrier announced this week that it would be launching new nonstop service between Boston and Aruba. The new flig...

» Pope Francis urges end to Chile's Mapuche conflict
17/01/18 14:51 from BBC News - Latin America & Caribbean
Pope Francis appeals for unity on a visit to the heartland of Chile's longest-running conflict.

» Saint Lucia Debuts Expanded Cruise Port
17/01/18 14:43 from Caribbean Journal
 By the Caribbean Journal staff Saint Lucia’s multimillion-dollar cruise berth expansion project has officially opened in Castries. The Pointe Seraphine Berth One extension was formally opened this weekend, welcoming Royal Car...

» Puerto Rico school's joy as electricity restored after 112 days
17/01/18 14:26 from BBC News - Latin America & Caribbean
Wild celebrations erupt as power is restored at a Puerto Rico school months after Hurricane Maria.

» VIDEO: A Moment on Galley Bay Beach
17/01/18 13:32 from Caribbean Journal
 By the Caribbean Journal staff Ah, Antigua. There’s something special about the sand here, the sound of the waves, the technicolor sea. And Galley Bay is right at the top, thanks to a bucolic stretch of pure white sand beach ...

» VIDEO: The Beauty of Galley Bay Beach, Antigua
17/01/18 13:32 from Caribbean Journal
 By the Caribbean Journal staff Ah, Antigua. There’s something special about the sand here, the sound of the waves, the technicolor sea. And Galley Bay is right at the top, thanks to a bucolic stretch of pure white sand beach ...

» Carnival Triumph’s New Voyages
17/01/18 13:19 from Caribbean Journal
 By Dana NilandCJ Contributor Carnival Cruise Line’s Carnival Triumph will operate a diverse itinerary schedule in 2019-2020, with a wide variety of cruises, including several to the Caribbean, according to the company. The op...

» Brazil yellow fever: WHO warns travellers to Sao Paulo
17/01/18 06:57 from BBC News - Latin America & Caribbean
The World Health Organization recommends travellers to the Brazilian state get vaccinated.

» Divers in Mexico have discovered the 'world's longest' cave
17/01/18 06:54 from BBC News - Latin America & Caribbean
The cave is 216 miles long and could be the longest underwater cave system on the planet.

» Divers discover 'world's longest cave'
17/01/18 06:54 from BBC News - Latin America & Caribbean
The cave is 216 miles long and could be the longest underwater cave system on the planet.

» Pope Francis meets sex abuse victims in Chile
17/01/18 01:14 from BBC News - Latin America & Caribbean
A private meeting with victims is held, amid a papal visit overshadowed by Church sex scandals.

» Father of two deported after 30 years in US
17/01/18 01:14 from BBC News - Latin America & Caribbean
Jorge Garcia was brought illegally to the US aged 10.

» The swimwear company selling Colombia to the world
16/01/18 20:05 from BBC News - Latin America & Caribbean
How two student friends set up and grew popular bikini and swimsuit business Agua Bendita.

» Curaçao Airport’s Major Transformation
16/01/18 13:34 from Caribbean Journal
 By Alexander Britell There’s a certain sparkle you notice the moment you land, from the floor to the automated immigration kiosk. There’s a newness. There’s a sheen. This isn’t quite like any Caribbean airpo...

» Venezuela helicopter pilot Oscar Pérez killed in raid
16/01/18 13:06 from BBC News - Latin America & Caribbean
The Venezuelan government confirms that the rogue pilot was killed in a nine-hour siege on Monday.

» VIDEO: On the Beach in Antigua
16/01/18 12:19 from Caribbean Journal
 By the Caribbean Journal staff When a Caribbean destination has 365 beaches, it’s hard to choose just one. That’s why we’ve brought you on a quick journey to two world-class beaches on the island, to give you a ta...

» Carnival Returns to St Maarten
16/01/18 12:12 from Caribbean Journal
 By Dana Niland CJ Contributor Carnival Cruise Line is the latest company to make its return to the island of St Maarten since Hurricane Irma. Carnival’s Carnival Sunshine cruise ship made a day-long call to Port St Maarten on...

» A New Executive Chef at the Hilton Aruba
16/01/18 12:05 from Caribbean Journal
 By the Caribbean Journal staff The Hilton Aruba has named a new executive chef to its team, Caribbean Journal has learned. The Palm Beach hotel has tapped American-born, French-trained Chef Matt Boland for the role. Boland plans to...

» Henrikh Mkhitaryan: No agreement for Arsenal move in Alexis Sanchez deal
16/01/18 09:37 from BBC News - Latin America & Caribbean
No agreement is in place for Manchester United's Henrikh Mkhitaryan to join Arsenal in exchange for Alexis Sanchez.

» Pope feels 'pain and shame' over Chile sex abuse scandal
16/01/18 09:23 from BBC News - Latin America & Caribbean
Pope Francis asked the victims of sexual abuse by priests for forgiveness as he spoke in Chile.

» Chile protesters challenge Pope on Church sex abuse
16/01/18 08:12 from BBC News - Latin America & Caribbean
Victims of sexual abuse say they are not ready to forgive and forget and want the Pope to take action.

» Colombia motorway bridge collapses killing nine workers
16/01/18 05:49 from BBC News - Latin America & Caribbean
The bridge was under construction when it collapsed into a ravine south-east of the capital, Bogotá.

» Pope Francis in Chile at start of Latin America visit
15/01/18 23:26 from BBC News - Latin America & Caribbean
The visit is overshadowed by child sexual abuse accusations against some member of Chilean clergy.

» Harbor Club, An Exciting New Hotel in St Lucia
15/01/18 22:18 from Caribbean Journal
 By Alexander Britell An exciting new hotel has opened its doors on the island of Saint Lucia. The Harbor Club is a major addition to the greater Rodney Bay area, with a waterfront marina setting and striking, modern design. The ...

» Harbor Club, An Exciting New Hotel in Saint Lucia
15/01/18 22:18 from Caribbean Journal
 By Alexander Britell An exciting new hotel has opened its doors on the island of Saint Lucia. The Harbor Club is a major addition to the greater Rodney Bay area, with a waterfront marina setting and striking, modern design. The ...

» Peru family drama threatens South America's success story
15/01/18 21:07 from BBC News - Latin America & Caribbean
An unexpected political crisis raises questions about the future of the region's top growing nation.

» Chile reception: Why Pope's trip is a challenge
15/01/18 20:43 from BBC News - Latin America & Caribbean
The pontiff faces his most difficult official overseas visit, but what are his biggest challenges?

» Alexis Sanchez: Man City end pursuit of Arsenal forward
15/01/18 19:14 from BBC News - Latin America & Caribbean
Manchester City decide not to pursue their interest in signing Arsenal forward Alexis Sanchez.

» Vacation Express Expands Flights to Cozumel, Grand Bahama
15/01/18 16:06 from Caribbean Journal
 By the Caribbean Journal staff Sunwing’s Vacation Express is launching new flights from Cincinnati-Northern Kentucky International Airport to a pair of Caribbean destinations. The carrier is slated to launch new nonstop fligh...

» Spirit Launching New Jamaica Flights
15/01/18 15:52 from Caribbean Journal
 By the Caribbean journal staff Spirit Airlines is expanding its route network in the Caribbean with new service between Baltimore/Washington and Montego Bay, Jamaica. The new service, which will begin March 22, will operate daily, ...

» Carnival Victory’s Big Changes
15/01/18 15:32 from Caribbean Journal
 By the Caribbean Journal staff Carnival Cruise Line’s Carnival Victory ship is undergoing an extensive 17-day dry-dock that will add a host of new food and beverage options, the company announced this week. The multimillion-d...

» Venezuela helicopter attack: Pilot Oscar Pérez caught up in bloody siege
15/01/18 15:06 from BBC News - Latin America & Caribbean
The ex-policeman is accused of leading an armed rebellion involving a helicopter and grenades.

» Venezuela helicopter attack: Pilot Oscar Pérez in bloody siege
15/01/18 15:06 from BBC News - Latin America & Caribbean
The ex-policeman is accused of leading an armed rebellion involving a helicopter and grenades.

» Argentina missing sub: Congress commission to investigate
15/01/18 13:09 from BBC News - Latin America & Caribbean
The Argentine navy submarine went missing two months ago in the Atlantic with 44 crew on board.

» Manchester United favourites to sign Arsenal forward Alexis Sanchez
15/01/18 05:51 from BBC News - Latin America & Caribbean
Manchester United are in pole position to sign Alexis Sanchez after indicating they are willing to meet Arsenal's £35m asking price.

» Falklands War 'true hero' Captain Rick Jolly dies
14/01/18 22:24 from BBC News - Latin America & Caribbean
Surgeon Captain Rick Jolly OBE saved the lives of hundreds of British and Argentine troops in the Falklands.

» Following Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. in Bimini
14/01/18 22:22 from Caribbean Journal
 By Alexander Britell There is a calm on these mystical waters, blue, silent. Somewhere among the mangroves there is a sanctuary. Ansil slowly drives the flats boat, the one he built with his own hands, negotiating the green, taking...

» Chile complains of World Bank unfair treatment
14/01/18 21:28 from BBC News - Latin America & Caribbean
The World Bank has ordered an enquiry into the ranking it gave Chile for competitiveness.

» Caribbean Airlines Launches Cuba Flights
14/01/18 21:14 from Caribbean Journal
 By the Caribbean Journal staff Trinidad-based Caribbean Airlines has launched its first-ever flights to Cuba. The airline’s brand new service to Cuba launched on Saturday with the inaugural nonstop flight from Port of Spain. ...

» Winners Announced of Saint Lucia Food and Rum People’s Choice Awards
14/01/18 20:47 from Caribbean Journal
 By the Caribbean Journal staff A pair of Caribbean rums took the crown on Sunday at the Saint Lucia Food and Rum Festival’s People’s Choice Awards at Pigeon Island in Saint Lucia on Sunday. Clifton Estate Rum from Nevis...

» Chile's female prisoners pin their hopes on Pope's visit
14/01/18 20:39 from BBC News - Latin America & Caribbean
Pope Francis will visit the women's prison in Santiago on Tuesday and meet some of the inmates.

» How to Swim With Olympians in Nevis
14/01/18 20:38 from Caribbean Journal
 By Dana NilandCJ Contributor Olympians Keri-anne Payne and David Carry are welcoming swimmers of all abilities for a retreat at Nisbet Plantation Beach Club in Nevis in March. The retreat at the Nevis hotel will take place from Mar...

» Alexis Sanchez: Arsenal forward's future decided in next 48 hours - Arsene Wenger
14/01/18 16:27 from BBC News - Latin America & Caribbean
Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger says the future of Alexis Sanchez will be decided in the "next 48 hours" after leaving out of the team that lost 2-1 at Bournemouth.

» Peru quake: Magnitude 7.1 sea tremor topples buildings
14/01/18 14:05 from BBC News - Latin America & Caribbean
Rescuers are still verifying the scale of the damage, with one death confirmed so far.

» Peru: Earthquake leaves two dead and dozens injured
14/01/18 11:14 from BBC News - Latin America & Caribbean
The offshore tremor has caused injuries in the Arequipa, Ica and Ayacucho regions, officials say.

» Alexis Sanchez: Decision on Arsenal forward's future imminent after he is left out of squad
14/01/18 09:22 from BBC News - Latin America & Caribbean
Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger wants a quick decision on the future of Alexis Sanchez after leaving him out of the squad to face Bournemouth.

» Alexis Sanchez: Arsenal forward left out of squad for Bournemouth
14/01/18 08:53 from BBC News - Latin America & Caribbean
Forward Alexis Sanchez is left out of Arsenal's Premier League match at Bournemouth as speculation intensifies that Man Utd are keen to sign him.

» 'How I found out I was black'
06/01/18 20:15 from BBC News - Latin America & Caribbean
Brazilian priest Brother David always believed he was white until a classroom game changed his perspective.

» A Rum Company's Quixotic Technology Vision For A New Puerto Rico
25/12/17 17:53 from Giovanni Rodriguez - #TheCause - Forbes
What Puerto Rico's largest rum company is doing to respond to the island's crises. They are working on several fronts, near term and long.

» "The words of the prophets are written on the subway walls..."
24/12/17 11:18 from PR Journal

» Handcuffs are the solution to the FBI problems! For themselves!
12/12/17 17:40 from PR Journal

» La regulación es la clave
10/12/17 08:11 from CNE - Centro Para Una Nueva Economía - Center for a New Economy
Francamente no entiendo porque hay personas en Puerto Rico que se sorprenden ante la incompetencia demostrada por la Autoridad de Energía Eléctrica en el manejo de la reconstrucción del sistema eléctrico posteriormente al azote del hurac...

» Expediting the Recovery Process: A Proposal to Create a Puerto Rico Development Authority
06/12/17 15:42 from CNE - Centro Para Una Nueva Economía - Center for a New Economy
Introduction Puerto Rico is at a critical junction in the disaster recovery process after Hurricane María. Relief efforts, while still ongoing in certain parts of the island, are slowly winding down and soon will give way to recovery act...

» How To Shop With A Purpose For Puerto Rico This Christmas
28/11/17 17:28 from Giovanni Rodriguez - #TheCause - Forbes
Last week, a new venture in Puerto Rico called Colmena 66 launched a website that enables people outside of Puerto Rico to shop for products and hire for talent in Puerto Rico.

» 7:07 AM 11/18/2017 - PREPA head Ricardo Ramos Rodríguez resigns
18/11/17 08:07 from PUERTO RICO NEWS
Head of Puerto Rico's electric utility resigns amid questions about slow repairs in hurricane's wake - Washington Post   Yesterday, 15:01 Head of Puerto Rico's electric utility resigns amid questions about slow repairs in hurricane'...

» 7:27 AM 11/17/2017 - RECENT POSTS
17/11/17 08:27 from PUERTO RICO NEWS
Puerto Rico News pr-us.org – News and Reviews in English and Spanish RECENT POSTS 7:21 AM 11/17/2017 – Puerto Rico hit with new power outage November 17, 2017 10:50 AM 11/16/2017 – Puerto Rico’s representative to Congress on rebuilding N...

» Meet The VC Who's Betting On A Better World In 3D: Gilman Louie
14/11/17 18:00 from Giovanni Rodriguez - #TheCause - Forbes
The people inside that building were Stewart Alsop and Gilman Louie, founder of the fast emerging VC firm Alsop-Louie. It’s a special firm. Among their investments: Niantic, the company behind Pokemon Go.

» 4:39 AM 11/7/2017 – ?Can Puerto Rico Overcome a Colonial Past?
07/11/17 05:39 from PR Journal

» 4:35 AM 11/7/2017 – ?Can Puerto Rico Overcome a Colonial Past?
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» How Hurricanes have affected the Puerto Rico status discussion
05/11/17 09:12 from PR Journal

» FBI reportedly investigating Whitefish Energy's Puerto Rico power contract
05/11/17 09:08 from PUERTO RICO NEWS
FBI reportedly investigating Whitefish Energy's Puerto Rico power contract Puerto Rico, lost in limbo - The Week Magazine Puerto Rican statehood is necessary for hurricane damage and debt to be resolved - The Wellesley News Statehood For...

» Servicios Esenciales
05/11/17 07:09 from CNE - Centro Para Una Nueva Economía - Center for a New Economy
Antes del paso de los huracanes Irma y María, tanto la creación de la Junta de Control Fiscal (“JCF”) como el proceso de restructuración de la deuda fueron objeto de un álgido debate público. Sin embargo, ese no fue el caso con la defini...

» Proposals for Disaster Recovery and Rebuilding Puerto Rico
03/11/17 19:02 from CNE - Centro Para Una Nueva Economía - Center for a New Economy
  TREAT PUERTO RICO FAIRLY – Puerto Ricans are US citizens by birth. Therefore, Congress should treat Puerto Rico as a state for purposes of allocating disaster recovery and rebuilding funds. Funding provided through FEMA and the Co...

» Puerto Rico News: 7:09 PM 11/2/2017 - Exclusive: Trump agrees to pic...
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» 7:09 PM 11/2/2017 - Exclusive: Trump agrees to pick up 90 percent of Puerto Rico rebuilding costs
02/11/17 20:09 from PUERTO RICO NEWS
Exclusive: Trump agrees to pick up 90 percent of Puerto Rico rebuilding costs Thursday November 2 nd , 2017  at  7:05 PM 1 Share November 2, 2017 / 5:48 PM / Updated an hour ago WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump on ...

» News Reviews and Opinions: 6:06 PM 11/2/2017 - The Latest: 3 victims of Walma...
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» News Reviews and Opinions: 10:00 AM 10/30/2017 - The indictment against Paul ...
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» News Reviews and Opinions: Paul Manafort - News Review
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» Puerto Rico News: Puerto Rico says it's scrapping $300M Whitefish co...
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» Puerto Rico says it's scrapping $300M Whitefish contract
29/10/17 20:09 from PUERTO RICO NEWS
Puerto Rico says it's scrapping $300M Whitefish contract   By DANICA COTO 18:03 Puerto Rico says it's scrapping $300M Whitefish contract Today, October 29th 18:03 ·   By DANICA COTO SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) -- The head of Pue...

» Puerto Rico News: 6:18 PM 10/29/2017 - Puerto Rico's governor seeks ...
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» 6:18 PM 10/29/2017 - Puerto Rico's governor seeks to cancel $300M Whitefish contract
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Puerto Rico's governor seeks to cancel $300M Whitefish contract Sunday October 29 th , 2017  at  6:16 PM Stars And Stripes 1 Share Puerto Rico's governor on Sunday demanded that the board of the island's power company cancel th...

» RUSSIA and THE WEST - РОССИЯ и ЗАПАД: 4:48 PM 10/29/2017 - Recent Posts: Trump, Assange,...
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» Puerto Rico Journal: 5:27 AM 10/28/2017 - Here's What's In That $300 Mi...
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» 5:27 AM 10/28/2017 - Here's What's In That $300 Million Whitefish Contract
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» 4:26 PM 10/27/2017 - Powerless Puerto Rico - The New York Times
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Powerless Puerto Rico - The New York Times A darkened street in Yauco, Puerto Rico, earlier this month.   Credit  Mario Tama/Getty Images Amid the slow-motion agonies of Puerto Rico, it is heartening to see the  reopening ...

» News Reviews and Opinions: 3:11 PM 10/27/2017 - Trump administration disavows...
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News Reviews and Opinions: 3:11 PM 10/27/2017 - Trump administration disavows... : Washington Post Trump  administration disavows Puerto Rico power contract ABC News The  Trump  administration said Friday it had no invo...

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» 1:31 PM 10/27/2017 - Lawmakers demand investigation into no-bid contract between Puerto Rico and Trump-connected company
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ThinkProgress Lawmakers demand  investigation  into no-bid contract between Puerto Rico and  Trump -connected company ThinkProgress Whitefish Energy will get paid through the  Federal  Emergency Management Agency...

» 1:03 PM 10/27/2017 - FEMA Disavows Puerto Rico Power Contract Amid Investigations
27/10/17 14:03 from PUERTO RICO NEWS
The Hill FEMA has 'significant concerns' with Puerto Rico's $300m power deal The Hill The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) is sounding an alarm over Puerto Rico's $300 million contract with a small Montana company to restore po...

» 12:58 PM 10/27/2017 - FEMA has 'significant concerns' with Puerto Rico's $300m power deal
27/10/17 13:58 from PR Journal

» Puerto Rico Journal: 7:17 AM 10/27/2017 - Hurricane Maria caused larges...
27/10/17 08:18 from PUERTO RICO NEWS
Puerto Rico Journal: 7:17 AM 10/27/2017 - Hurricane Maria caused larges... : Hurricane Maria caused largest-ever US blackout - The Hill Friday October 27 th , 2017  at  7:15 AM Top Stories - Google News ...

» 7:17 AM 10/27/2017 - Hurricane Maria caused largest-ever US blackout - The Hill
27/10/17 08:17 from PR Journal

» 7:10 AM 10/27/2017 - Puerto Rico's Gov. Rosselló orders audit of Whitefish contract to fix power grid
27/10/17 08:10 from PR Journal

» 7:08 AM 10/27/2017 - Puerto Rico residents fleeing to Florida after Hurricane Maria
27/10/17 08:08 from PUERTO RICO NEWS
puerto rico - Google Search Friday October 27 th , 2017  at  7:06 AM Puerto Rico - Google News 1 Share Puerto Rico  residents fleeing to Florida after Hurricane Maria CNN - 4 hours ago (CNN) Tens of thousands of  Puer...

» A River Runs Through It: Sacramento's Amazonian Pitch For Amazon's Second Headquarters
20/10/17 18:25 from Giovanni Rodriguez - #TheCause - Forbes
If Amazon decides to make the move to Northern California, it may find the opportunity to tackle one of the biggest challenges of our times. A river will run through it -- like many cities, including Sacramento -- but this river will be ...

» The Case for Comprehensive Disaster Relief
20/10/17 18:13 from CNE - Centro Para Una Nueva Economía - Center for a New Economy
Source: Erika P. Rodriguez for The New York Times By: Sergio M. Marxuach Public Policy Director This hurricane season has been particularly bad with major storms hitting Florida, Texas, Puerto Rico, the United States Virgin Islands, and ...

» 11:37 AM 10/16/2017 - Trump has badly undercut his own administration on Puerto Rico - Washington Post
16/10/17 12:37 from PUERTO RICO NEWS
The Health 202: Trump has badly undercut his own administration on Puerto Rico - Washington Post Monday October 16 th , 2017  at  11:35 AM Trump Under Federal Investigation - Google News 1 Share Washington Post The Health 202:&...

» 6:24 AM 10/16/2017 - CNN’s YouTube Videos: Leading Democrat calls for Puerto Rico water investigation after CNN report - by mikenova
16/10/17 07:25 from PUERTO RICO NEWS
8:12 PM 10/15/2017 –  CNN’s YouTube Videos: Leading Democrat calls for Puerto Rico water investigation after CNN report by mikenova Monday October 16 th , 2017  at  6:14 AM The World-Wide Times 1 Share 1. News in Photos fr...

» 6:20 AM 10/16/2017 - Leading Democrat calls for Puerto Rico water investigation after CNN report
16/10/17 07:20 from PR Journal

» The Making Of A Young Latino VC: Meet Rami Reyes
10/10/17 12:55 from Giovanni Rodriguez - #TheCause - Forbes
After managing successful investments and exits in companies such as Facebook, Yelp, and Marketshare, a few leaders at Elevation went on to launch a new firm, NextEquity Partners, which focuses on companies entering their growth stage. R...

» CNE Among the Top Think Tanks in the World
31/08/17 20:13 from CNE - Centro Para Una Nueva Economía - Center for a New Economy
For fourth year in a row, Puerto Rico’s Center for a New Economy (CNE) has been included in the most recent edition of the 2016 Global Go To Think Tank Index Report published by the University of Pennsylvania’s Lauder Institute.

» CNE nuevamente entre los mejores Think Tanks del mundo
31/08/17 20:12 from CNE - Centro Para Una Nueva Economía - Center for a New Economy
Por cuarto año consecutivo, el Centro para una Nueva Economía (CNE) de Puerto Rico ha sido incluido en la edición más reciente del 2016 Global Go To Think Tank Index Report, el índice mundial de think tanks que publica el Lauder Institut...

» MyKronoz: It's Time To Rethink The Smartwatch
30/08/17 17:23 from Giovanni Rodriguez - #TheCause - Forbes
MyKronoz -- a Swiss company -- is about to launch a hybrid smartwatch in the US called ZeTime, and for at least three reasons the timing feels right.

» Veryfier: A Startup Makes Room For Experts In The Gig Economy
28/08/17 11:00 from Giovanni Rodriguez - #TheCause - Forbes
With Veryfier -- now in beta on iOS -- you can find a local LA car enthusiast to look under the hood, kick the tires and take the car for a spin. If successful, it could be the harbinger of a new kind of gig economy,one where doing what ...

» La promesa sin cumplir
26/08/17 18:11 from CNE - Centro Para Una Nueva Economía - Center for a New Economy
Se supone que la ley PROMESA facilitaría una transformación radical en el desempeño de nuestro sector público. Según la narrativa oficial, la intervención federal era inevitable ante nuestro desbarajuste administrativo. En varias ocasion...

» The Digital Storyboard: How To Tell Your Company's Story With A Thousand Voices
17/08/17 12:09 from Giovanni Rodriguez - #TheCause - Forbes
There’s an emerging approach to collective storytelling that not only aims for scale, but that also is suited to leveraging technology -- some simple, some advanced -- for helping to scale its reach even further.

» Can Swarm Fund Help The Cryptocurrency Market Finally Enter The Mainstream?
16/08/17 15:43 from Giovanni Rodriguez - #TheCause - Forbes
I thought about Geoffrey Moore's "Crossing The Chasm" when pondering the pitch of a new organization in the cryptocurrency market: Swarm Fund, which is holding an independent coin offering (ICO) on September 7. Swarm has the mission of h...

» Una idea peligrosa
12/08/17 20:16 from CNE - Centro Para Una Nueva Economía - Center for a New Economy
El final de la Gran Recesión provocó gran interés en estudiar los efectos de la implementación de políticas de austeridad económica en países atravesando por una crisis fiscal. Mark Blyth, profesor en la Universidad de Brown, publicó uno...

» Storytech: Three Ways To Test Your Big Idea Before Spending Big Bucks Promoting It
10/08/17 20:32 from Giovanni Rodriguez - #TheCause - Forbes
In my work with clients over the past few years, I’ve been taking stock of several approaches that marketers increasingly are taking to provide themselves with checks and balances to their storytelling. In this article, I look at surveys...

» Eleven Things You Should Know About Storytelling, Humanity's Greatest But Most Dangerous Tool
30/07/17 13:38 from Giovanni Rodriguez - #TheCause - Forbes
The top eleven things that people should know about storytelling, whether or not they are communication professionals. In the age of big content and fake news, we all need to become more story literate.

» 'Go North, Young Startup': Silicon Valley Might Be Converging With Sacramento
23/07/17 11:46 from Giovanni Rodriguez - #TheCause - Forbes
If we reimagine Silicon Valley's borders -- and stretch them to include our northern neighbors and everyone in between -- things could get better if not just more interesting. There are economic, technological, and political dimensions t...

» This Is Your Brain On Storytelling: The Chemistry Of Modern Communication
21/07/17 11:52 from Giovanni Rodriguez - #TheCause - Forbes
The science of storytelling is founded on an understanding of how brain chemistry can be used -- for both good and evil -- to change human behavior. A brief essay on what we know, and why we should be concerned.

» Tweets by mikenov
18/07/17 08:52 from PR Journal

» The Modern Marketer's Burden: Understanding The Ethical Challenges Of Storytelling
14/07/17 17:01 from Giovanni Rodriguez - #TheCause - Forbes
Part three in an ongoing curriculum on the art, science, and ethics of storytelling.

» Latino Group Bets On Big Data To Accelerate Diversity Across Silicon Valley
12/07/17 14:26 from Giovanni Rodriguez - #TheCause - Forbes
Working with a firm called CulturIntel, the scorecard's embrace of big data is a nice Silicon Valley spin on the carrot and stick. In fact, HMG’s big carrot is big data. What people say in a survey is often different from what they will ...

» Why You Should Study Storytelling In The Age Of Big Content And Fake News
10/07/17 18:50 from Giovanni Rodriguez - #TheCause - Forbes
In the age of "big content and fake news," civic and commercial leaders need to understand the art and science of story. Story matters -- perhaps more than ever -- and there are at least three reasons why.

» Storytech: A Curriculum For Leadership In The Age Of 'Big Content'
05/07/17 12:02 from Giovanni Rodriguez - #TheCause - Forbes
In July, I will be posting an online curriculum on modern communications - in the form of a series of blog posts - in the age of 'Big Content'. The mission: to level the playing field for both commercial and civic leaders who are more ch...

» Why 'Tech Shaming' Doesn't Work (Besides The Fact That It's Wrong)
21/05/17 21:16 from Giovanni Rodriguez - #TheCause - Forbes
"Tech shaming": I did some research last week and found a raft of articles describing what the phrase means to a range of populations and the impact it has had with them. I came to a quick conclusion: tech shaming is wrong, but the reaso...

» News Reviews and Opinions: The World Web Times – wwtimes.com: News, Analysis,...
17/05/17 09:50 from PR Journal

» News Reviews and Opinions: 8:22 AM 5/17/2017 - The James Comey memo is an exi...
17/05/17 09:47 from PR Journal

» Why Marketers Need To Study The Art And Tech of Conflict Resolution
14/05/17 15:37 from Giovanni Rodriguez - #TheCause - Forbes
On the day after the 2016 election, I had the good fortune of having to prepare for a guest lecture at SF State. It's been more than six months, so I've had ample time to reflect more on what actually happened and how that might impact t...

» A Washingtonian Asks Silicon Valley Latinos: 'Please Tell Your Stories'
06/05/17 12:42 from Giovanni Rodriguez - #TheCause - Forbes
I got an email from my friend Maritza Huerta that Mickey Ibarra, an iconic DC-based community leader, was coming to Silicon Valley to keynote at the Silicon Valley Latino Leadership Summit at Stanford University, an annual gathering of l...

» Puerto Rico Activities For This Weekend
05/05/17 04:00 from The Puerto Rico Monitor
Friday, May 5 Playarte Nights Boardriders Surf Bar holds this arts and culture event the first Friday of every month at La Pared beach. Live music, artisans and other presentations. Where: La Pared beach, Herminio Diaz Navarro Street, Lu...

» Puerto Rico News Digest For May 3, 2017
03/05/17 12:47 from The Puerto Rico Monitor
BANKRUPTCY! GOVERNOR SAYS PR TO SEEK TITLE III PROTECTION Governor Ricardo Rosselló announced at a press conference this morning that he has notified the Fiscal  Control Board of the intention of the Puerto Rican government to trigg...

» Puerto Rico News Digest For May 1, 2017
01/05/17 18:39 from The Puerto Rico Monitor
MAY DAY!   ENRAGED PROTESTERS VENT THEIR ANGER Photo by @Tatymailine As part of the massive general strike which was called for May 1st, scores of citizens took to to the streets across Puerto Rico today -- mainly in the San Ju...

» Sacramento Bets On Women To Help Lead The Tech Economy
30/04/17 15:59 from Giovanni Rodriguez - #TheCause - Forbes
FourthWave aims to close the access-to-capital gap for women, just like organizations such as the Stanford Latino Entrepreneurship Initiative -- an organization I've written about several times -- aim to close the gap for Latinos. It's a...

» Puerto Rico News Videos
30/04/17 09:46 from PR Journal

» Por segundo día consecutivo, Ricardo Rosselló Nevares emitió un mensaje al Pa... Por segundo día consecutivo, Ricardo Rosselló Nevares emitió un mensaje al Pa... Por segundo día consecutivo, Ricardo Rosselló Nevares emitió un mensaje al País, en esta ocas
30/04/17 09:46 from PR Journal

» Puerto Rico Officials Slam Trump for Tweets On Island 'Bailout' Thursday April 27th, 2017 at 5:52 PM
27/04/17 18:56 from PR Journal

» Puerto Rico Statehood In The Age of Trump
26/04/17 06:00 from The Puerto Rico Monitor
Commentary Rosa Bravo Originally published March 8, 2017 The cause of Puerto Rican statehood, already battered by the island's enormous economic crisis, has run into a new obstacle: the election of Donald Trump as President. While the Pr...

» Individual Found Guilty of Drug Trafficking
25/04/17 05:00 from The Puerto Rico Monitor
US Attorney's Office,  San Juan Press Release April 22, 2017 SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico – Yesterday, after a two day trial, a jury found  Luciano Mendoza-Garcia guilty of drug trafficking charges,  announced United States Attor...

» Puerto Rico News Digest For April 24, 2017
24/04/17 10:29 from The Puerto Rico Monitor
PONCE COP DIES AFTER SHOOTING From Officer.com : "A Puerto Rico police officer succumbed Wednesday of injuries he sustained in a shooting Sunday. Agent Benjamín De los Santos-Barbosa and three other officers attempted to stop a vehicle w...

» Puerto Rico Events For This Weekend
21/04/17 06:00 from The Puerto Rico Monitor
Friday, April 21 Carolina Gallery Nights Enjoy a night of cultural expression with live music, art and the best of local gastronomy. Featuring the exposition "Entre Medios" by the students of the Carolina School of Fine Arts. Where: Plaz...

» A Latino From Texas Makes His Mark On Silicon Valley
19/04/17 18:12 from Giovanni Rodriguez - #TheCause - Forbes
Last month, at SxSW, I got the opportunity to meet with Mark Madrid, who was then the CEO of the Austin Hispanic Chamber of Commerce, which I have heard is one of the most successful Hispanic chambers in the nation.

» Puerto Rico News Digest For April 17, 2017
17/04/17 10:42 from The Puerto Rico Monitor
FEDS WANT COMMONWEALTH IN STATUS REFERENDUM From Caribbean Business: "Including the commonwealth in the June 11 political-status plebiscite, as demanded by the U.S. Justice Department, has affected work procedures for the Puerto Rico Sta...

» A Latino Is Called To Help The Tech-Sun Rise In Arizona
16/04/17 22:50 from Giovanni Rodriguez - #TheCause - Forbes
What’s perhaps most noteworthy is that Remy’s brand is that of a fire-starter in the mainstream startup world, and who just so happens to be Latino. This is an opportunity for a major academic institution for the state of Arizona to reim...

» 26 Individuals Indicted For Smuggling Cocaine Through The Luis Muñoz Marín International Airport
13/04/17 06:30 from The Puerto Rico Monitor
US Attorney's Office San Juan Press Release Defendants face a narcotics and money laundering forfeiture allegation of 4 million dollars SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico – On April 10, 2017, a federal grand jury in the District of Puerto Rico return...

» Is Independence Imminent For Puerto Rico?
11/04/17 09:55 from The Puerto Rico Monitor
Commentary Rosa Bravo Originally published January 12, 2016 I am proud of my United States citizenship and I have long supported the idea of statehood for Puerto Rico. But at this point, even I have to admit that my home island becoming ...

» Fraticelli Trucking Guilty Of Illegally Transporting Radioactive Material
06/04/17 05:30 from The Puerto Rico Monitor
US Attorney's Office San Juan Press Release SAN JUAN, P.R. – On April 4, 2017, Fraticelli Trucking Company Inc. entered a guilty plea to one count of illegally transporting certain highly radioactive material in violation of Title 49, Un...

» Visiting The El Yunque Rainforest
04/04/17 06:30 from The Puerto Rico Monitor
Feature Bill Alvarez The only honest-to-goodness tropical rainforest under the United States flag is located in eastern Puerto Rico, mostly in the town of Rio Grande. To get to it from San Juan, take Highway 26 east, and then exit onto P...

» Puerto Rico News Digest For April 1, 2017
01/04/17 07:00 from The Puerto Rico Monitor
REGGAETON TAX PROPOSED TO PAY DEBT The head of Puerto Rico's internal revenue agency ("Hacienda"), Raúl Maldonado Gautier, proposed today the imposition of a tax on all reggaetón music purchases and public performances as a way to help t...

» Man Sentenced For Sex Trafficking Of Children
30/03/17 06:00 from The Puerto Rico Monitor
US Attorney's Office San Juan Press Release SAN JUAN, P.R. – United States District Court Judge Francisco A. Be- sosa sentenced José Luis Otero-Otero to 210 months (17 years and 6 mo- nths) in prison followed by 10 years of supervised re...

» How A Puerto Rican Startup Rose At SxSW With A Novel Healthtech Solution
28/03/17 19:36 from Giovanni Rodriguez - #TheCause - Forbes
Out of the emerging tech ecosystem in Puerto Rico comes Abartys Health, a startup with an idea for fixing US healthcare. The company took top prize at a SxSW competition with a platform for making at least one player in healthcare more e...

» Pervert To Be Sent To Prison For Child Porn
28/03/17 06:00 from The Puerto Rico Monitor
US Attorney's Office San Juan Press Release Thirty-Seven Year-Old Man Found Guilty Of Possession Of Child  Pornography SAN JUAN, P.R. – After a three-day jury trial and four hours of delibe- ration, Joed Torres-Monge was found guilt...

» USA Beats PR In World Baseball Final
23/03/17 09:52 from The Puerto Rico Monitor
Los Angeles (PRM) -- After an undefeated streak marked by some nerve- wracking games, the Puerto Rican team fell to Team USA 8 to 0 in the to- urnament final last night, missing its shot at Puerto Rico's first ever World Baseball Classic...

» Six Awful Pro-Wrestling Deaths
21/03/17 06:30 from The Puerto Rico Monitor
Feature by Pedro L. Vega Pro-wrestlers dying young or in sketchy circumstances is sadly not uncommon. Many pro-wrestlers, managers and valets over the years have died before their time, mostly from drug overdoses or health complicat...

» Austerity Doesn't Work
16/03/17 07:30 from The Puerto Rico Monitor
Commentary W.A. Delgado When a nation or jurisdiction runs into problems with debt, the pres- cription usually recommended by the banks, investors, hedge fund managers and rich lender governments is usually the same: cut costs by slashin...

» Enough Is Enough: Kill The Criminals
14/03/17 08:00 from The Puerto Rico Monitor
Commentary by Pedro L. Vega Puerto Rico's murder rate, after a dip in 2015, has been rising again since last year, when it hit 20 homicides per 100,00 people. While this rate is st- ill below that of insane hellholes like El Salvador, Ho...

» Some Activities for This Weekend
10/03/17 17:44 from The Puerto Rico Monitor
Friday, March 10 Refresh Woman Expo -- All weekend at Plaza Las Americas Mall, San Juan. Free admission. Info . Saturday, March 11 We The Future Festival -- Live music by Zedd, Cultura Profetica, DJ Snake and others. Roberto Clemente Fai...

» Puerto Rico News Digest For March 9, 2017
09/03/17 06:00 from The Puerto Rico Monitor
BOARD TO GOV: PR IS NEARLY BROKE From The Washington Post: "A federal control board warned on Wednesday that Puerto Rico’s govern- ment needs to take “major emergency actions” to avoid shutting down be- cause its cash flow is critically ...

» How Mexico Found Its Voice At SxSW
07/03/17 22:58 from Giovanni Rodriguez - #TheCause - Forbes
It was less than two years ago that a couple of organizations approached Guttierez with a simple yet audacious idea: use the city-owned Mexican American Cultural Center -- a magnificent modern downtown structure in walking distance to mo...

» Twitter Alums Look To Wag The Long Tail Of Cancer Risk Detection
27/02/17 13:58 from Giovanni Rodriguez - #TheCause - Forbes
I had just met with co-founder Othman Laraki and others on his team to discuss the opportunities and challenges for wagging the long tail of the $21 billion genetic-testing market.

» Stanford Study: Three Things You Need To Know About Latino Entrepreneurs
13/02/17 18:12 from Giovanni Rodriguez - #TheCause - Forbes
A recent study by the Stanford Latino Entrepreneurship Initiative (SLEI) -- a joint collaboration between the Stanford Business School and the Latino Business Action Network (LBAN) -- reported three facts that will be interesting for fun...

» #ElPlanMIRE: cual es el proposito de la Junta de Gobierno y el Cacique
28/01/17 00:30 from Conservative News and Views on Puerto Rico
Durante el proceso de desarrollar el plan MIRE para independencia de Puerto Rico, me han preguntado en varias ocasiones, ‘cuál es el propósito de la Junta de Gobierno y el Cacique.  Muchos han levantado reservaciones a la idea de t...

» BORRADOR: Constitucion de MIRE de 2017
21/01/17 13:34 from Conservative News and Views on Puerto Rico
Abajo encontraras el borrador de la constitucion completa propuesto por MIRE el movimiento independentista republicano para ser incluido como opcion en el plebicito de 2017.  De adquirir el mayor numero de votos en el plebicito etrara en...

» #MIRE Articulo I: Establecimiento de la Republica
10/01/17 13:16 from Conservative News and Views on Puerto Rico
Aqui se encuentra el Articulo I de la constitucion propuesta por MIRE, el movimiento independentista Republicano. Basado en la constitucion del ELA y cambiado para inlcuir las propuestas de MIRE. ARTICULO I Establecimiento de la Republic...

» #MIRE: Preambulo de la constitucion propuesta
10/01/17 13:13 from Conservative News and Views on Puerto Rico
Con la mira al plebicito de este año (2017) el Movimiento Independentista Republicano ha iniciado una serie de propuestas para ser incluido en el plebicito.  ‘El Plan MIRE’ es para independencia capitalista, con gobierno limi...

» #MIRE Articulo II: Derechos y Responsabilidades
10/01/17 13:06 from Conservative News and Views on Puerto Rico
Continuando la presentacion de la constiucion propuesta bajo ‘El Plan MIRE’ para independencia capitalista para Puerto Rico; abajo encontraran el Articulo II de la constitucion interina de ganar en plebicito ‘El Plan MI...

» Se revela la Collector's Edition de Mafia 3
01/01/17 16:10 from Metro - Últimas noticias
Con el lanzamiento de Mafia III en octubre, 2K Games y Hanger 13 han presentado la edición de...

» The Intel Insider With The Outsider's Perspective
27/12/16 18:30 from Giovanni Rodriguez - #TheCause - Forbes
In thislast week of 2016, a year in which I met many great people, I'll be writing short posts about some of mymost memorable encounters. Today: my introduction earlier this Fall to Rosalind Hudnell, Vice Presidentof Worldwide Corporate ...

» The Ghost Of Social Media's Christmas Past: On The 50th Anniversary Of 'Blow-up'
20/12/16 22:11 from Giovanni Rodriguez - #TheCause - Forbes
As a gift to my social media friends this holiday season, I am offering the results of an investigation into life lessons that can be drawn from the three films. I conducted the investigation in my living room.

» Pierluisi Announces Release of Report by Congressional Task Force on Economic Growth in Puerto Rico
20/12/16 01:00 from Res. Comm. Pedro Pierluisi - Representing the At Large District of PUERTO RICO
San Juan, Puerto Rico —Resident Commissioner Pedro Pierluisi announced today that the Congressional Task Force on Economic Growth in Puerto Rico has released its final report .  The Task Force was established by Section 409 of the Puerto...

» Final Report of Congressional Task Force on Economic Growth in Puerto Rico
20/12/16 01:00 from Res. Comm. Pedro Pierluisi - Representing the At Large District of PUERTO RICO
View the Final Report here:   Final Report of Congressional Task Force on Economic Growth in Puerto Rico  

» #MIRE Blog update: videos coming!
10/12/16 14:58 from Conservative News and Views on Puerto Rico
It has been sometime since I’ve updated the blog.  With the passing of the deadline to acquire the needed signatures for our original effort to create an independent country in Puerto Rico I’ve taken some time to evaluate wha...

» Stephen Merchant será Caliban en Logan
17/11/16 21:10 from Metro - Últimas noticias
Demasiado maquillaje blanco. El mutante que tiene la habilidad de encontrar a sus similares estará...

» After Years of Efforts by Pierluisi, Federal Government Takes Administrative Action to Increase Reimbursement Rates for Puerto Rico Physicians Under Medicare
03/11/16 14:02 from Res. Comm. Pedro Pierluisi - Representing the At Large District of PUERTO RICO
San Juan, Puerto Rico —Resident Commissioner Pedro Pierluisi announced today that, after years of efforts by him and others, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) has finalized a rule that will meaningfully increase reimbu...

» El director de James Bond está en negociaciones para la adaptación live-action de James and the Giant Peach
26/10/16 15:40 from Metro - Últimas noticias
Sam Mendes se encuentra en negociaciones para estar al mando de la siguiente película de Disney.

» Confronting Zika is A Job for Everyone
24/10/16 17:57 from Politic365 » Search Results » puerto rico
By Freda Lewis-Hall, MD, EVP and Chief Medical Officer, Pfizer Inc. The word “Zika” has burst into the national consciousness as a serious emerging threat to public health. The Zika virus is typically transmitted by the bite of a mosquit...

» No todas las reviews de gadgets son iguales ni merecen la misma atención
18/10/16 19:40 from Metro - Últimas noticias
En algunos rincones de la web, las pruebas de dispositivos cuentan con elementos salvajes que no...

» Busca un botón de inicio de iPhone en su pantalla si se rompe el físico
18/10/16 19:30 from Metro - Últimas noticias
Si tu adorado botón principal se arruinó, aparecerá un orbe brillante abajo del display.

» Millennial, se parte del último debate presidencial
18/10/16 15:58 from Metro - Últimas noticias
El debate se realizará mañana, miércoles.

» Este engaño viral en Facebook se está haciendo tendencia
18/10/16 15:30 from Metro - Últimas noticias
No se dejen engañar, usuarios de Facebook.

» Autoridades buscan hombre por asesinato de mujer en Bayamón
18/10/16 15:19 from Metro - Últimas noticias
La mujer, quien fue asesinada en marzo pasado, fue hallada con una rosa plástica sobre su cuerpo.

» Habrá un show de Candy Crush en CBS
18/10/16 15:09 from Metro - Últimas noticias
¿Dulce? La franquicia del videojuego móvil ahora se transportará a la televisión con un show de una...

» Maestro de San Lorenzo no regresará mañana a su trabajo
18/10/16 15:06 from Metro - Últimas noticias
Pidió tiempo para poder volver a sus labores

» Hija de Chayanne conquista Instagram con su belleza
18/10/16 15:02 from Metro - Últimas noticias
Meses atrás Chayanne y su hija Isadora llamaron la atención al bailar "Tiempo de Vals" juntos....

» Goldberg regresa a WWE después de 12 años
18/10/16 14:46 from Metro - Últimas noticias
Tuvieron que pasar 12 años para que el legendario luchador volviera a los cuadriláteros de la...

» Buscan empleado de 'fast food' desaparecido en San Juan
18/10/16 14:38 from Metro - Últimas noticias
Pidió permiso a su supervisor para retirarse antes de terminar su jornada de trabajo y no llegó a...

» Una baja con el arma más pequeña de Battlefield 1
18/10/16 14:30 from Metro - Últimas noticias
No, el tamaño no importa. ¿Es posible realizar una baja con la Kolibri de Battlefield 1? Aquí la...

» Salud regalará certificaciones de consumo de cannabis medicinal
18/10/16 14:29 from Metro - Últimas noticias
La agencia otorgará la tarjeta de forma gratuita a los primeros 100 pacientes.

» Qualcomm anuncia su primer módem 5G
18/10/16 14:10 from Metro - Últimas noticias
Esperen un minuto. El 5G aún no existe. Entonces, ¿cómo es que Qualcomm tiene un módem para eso?

» La civilización probablemente no sobrevirá sin la minería espacial
18/10/16 13:49 from Metro - Últimas noticias
Hablamos con Chris Lewicki, CEO de Planetary Resources, sobre prospección y minería de asteroides.

» Los Deals with Gold de la semana (octubre 18, 2016)
18/10/16 13:47 from Metro - Últimas noticias
Esta semana: autos y Lara Croft. Conoce los títulos que se encuentran con descuento esta semana en...

» Nvidia revela sus GPUs GeForce GTX 1050
18/10/16 13:44 from Metro - Últimas noticias
Se espera que tanto la 1050 y 1050 Ti lleguen a tiendas esta semana.

» Emiten advertencia de inundaciones para diez pueblos
18/10/16 13:27 from Metro - Últimas noticias
Estará vigente hasta las 2:45 de la tarde de hoy.

» President Obama Commutes the Sentences of Another 102 Prisoners
06/10/16 17:59 from Politic365 » Search Results » puerto rico
Total 774. Today, President Obama commuted the sentences of another 102 federal inmates. Many of the sentences shortened are those involved in nonviolent drug offenses. So far, President Obama has commuted the sentences of 774 people. Ov...

» Does Puerto Rico Need a New 936?
28/09/16 17:21 from Puerto Rico Report
Some of the proposals for Puerto Rico’s economic recovery plan include programs reminiscent of Section 936 of the Internal Revenue Code, a special tax break... Read More The post Does Puerto Rico Need a New 936? appeared first on P...

» Pierluisi Announces $34 Million in Federal Funds for Six Puerto Rico Universities
27/09/16 15:04 from Res. Comm. Pedro Pierluisi - Representing the At Large District of PUERTO RICO
Washington, DC —Resident Commissioner Pedro Pierluisi announced today that the U.S. Department of Education has awarded a total of $34 million in federal funding, to be provided annually over the next five years, to assist students at si...

» Puerto Rico Lags Behind Many States in Per Capita Federal Spending
27/09/16 02:56 from Puerto Rico Report
One of the most persistent myths about Puerto Rico is that it receives damaging amounts of federal funding. Sometimes this is presented as a claim... Read More The post Puerto Rico Lags Behind Many States in Per Capita Federal Spending a...

» Census Bureau Reports Household Income Rising in States, Dropping in Puerto Rico
26/09/16 20:54 from Puerto Rico Report
The Census Bureau has released the 2015 American Community Survey for Puerto Rico. The “Puerto Rico Community Survey”  Census includes data on the incomes of... Read More The post Census Bureau Reports Household Income Rising in States, ...

» Financial Oversight and Management Board for Puerto Rico Announces First Meeting
26/09/16 19:28 from Puerto Rico Report
The Financial Oversight and Management Board for Puerto Rico has announced that its first meeting will be held the Friday, September 30th in New York to... Read More The post Financial Oversight and Management Board for Puerto Rico Annou...

» Policy Center Says Medicaid Funding Critical to Remedying Puerto Rico’s Budgetary and Economic Problems.
22/09/16 17:13 from Puerto Rico Report
Puerto Rico receives much less federal healthcare assistance as a territory than it would as a state. Puerto Rico’s Resident Commissioner and other members of... Read More The post Policy Center Says Medicaid Funding Critical to Re...

» Pierluisi Announces that Bill to Fund Federal Government Includes At Least $126 Million for Puerto Rico and Other U.S. Territories
22/09/16 01:00 from Res. Comm. Pedro Pierluisi - Representing the At Large District of PUERTO RICO
Washington, DC —Resident Commissioner Pedro Pierluisi announced today that a bill to fund the federal government until December 9th—known as a Continuing Resolution—includes $1.1 billion in funding to help prevent and respond to the Zika...

» Economists Say Extending Tax Credits to Puerto Rico Would Stimulate Economy
20/09/16 22:05 from Puerto Rico Report
Puerto Rico does not have equal access to tax credits designed to support low income working families, including the Earned Income Tax Credit and the... Read More The post Economists Say Extending Tax Credits to Puerto Rico Would Stimula...

» Congressional Task Force on Economic Growth in Puerto Rico Releases Status Update
19/09/16 18:22 from Puerto Rico Report
The Congressional Task Force on Economic Growth in Puerto Rico, which was created under a mandate from the Puerto Rico Oversight, Management, and Economic Stability Act (PROMESA),... Read More The post Congressional Task Force on Economi...

» ‘Plan Colombia’: How Washington learned to love Latin American intervention again
18/09/16 21:04 from The Americas News: News and Headlines from Canada, South America & More - The Washington Post
The U.S. security program didn’t halt drugs. But it’s credited with helping end a long war.

» Outside Rio’s Paralympics, Brazil’s disabled battle to be seen
18/09/16 07:18 from The Americas News: News and Headlines from Canada, South America & More - The Washington Post
Despite 24 percent of Brazilians living with a disability, access for them leaves much to be desired.

» In remote Colombia, a guerrilla festival to signal war’s end
17/09/16 19:21 from The Americas News: News and Headlines from Canada, South America & More - The Washington Post
FARC begins a six-day congress meant to approve a peace deal with the government and launch the rebels’ transition to a legal political party.

» Trump casts a shadow over Mexico’s most important patriotic holiday
16/09/16 17:23 from The Americas News: News and Headlines from Canada, South America & More - The Washington Post
Protesters organize march to demand President Peña Nieto’s resignation

» In a hungry Venezuela, buying too much food can get you arrested
15/09/16 05:58 from The Americas News: News and Headlines from Canada, South America & More - The Washington Post
The government is going after shoppers it suspects of collaborating with the black market.

» Bipartisan Congressional Task Force on Economic Growth in Puerto Rico Releases Status Update
15/09/16 01:00 from Res. Comm. Pedro Pierluisi - Representing the At Large District of PUERTO RICO
WASHINGTON — The bipartisan Congressional Task Force on Economic Growth in Puerto Rico today released a status update regarding its work in crafting policy recommendations to promote economic growth and long-term prosperity in the U.S. t...

» Former Brazilian president Lula charged in massive corruption scandal
14/09/16 20:54 from The Americas News: News and Headlines from Canada, South America & More - The Washington Post
Prosecutors allege that charismatic former leader was a key figure in the scheme.

» What Would Independence for Puerto Rico Look Like?
13/09/16 11:06 from Puerto Rico Report
An anonymous draft of a bill for Puerto Rico independence has been circulating in social media. This draft has never been introduced into Congress and... Read More The post What Would Independence for Puerto Rico Look Like? appeared firs...

» Rep. José E. Serrano Affirms: Puerto Rico’s Economic Situation Cannot be Resolved until Political Status Question is Answered
11/09/16 22:04 from Puerto Rico Report
Congressman José E. Serrano made public his recommendations to the PROMESA-mandated Congressional Task Force on Economic Growth in Puerto Rico. Describing himself as “the most... Read More The post Rep. José E. Serrano Affirms: Pue...

» Economists Cite Need for Reliable Economic Data to Achieve Recovery in Puerto Rico
07/09/16 15:33 from Puerto Rico Report
As PROMESA moved through the legislative process, one of the challenges facing bill drafters was the lack of reliable data on Puerto Rico. At the Senate Judiciary Committee... Read More The post Economists Cite Need for Reliable Economic...

» Mexican finance minister steps down after helping arrange Trump visit
07/09/16 14:13 from The Americas News: News and Headlines from Canada, South America & More - The Washington Post
Mexicans have assailed the government for inviting the GOP nominee.

» Bipartisan Congressional Task Force on Economic Growth in Puerto Rico Welcomes Input on Territory’s Economic Outlook, Extends Deadline for Submissions
06/09/16 01:00 from Res. Comm. Pedro Pierluisi - Representing the At Large District of PUERTO RICO
WASHINGTON — Today, members of the bipartisan Congressional Task Force on Economic Growth in Puerto Rico welcomed responses to their  call for stakeholder input on ideas to identify reforms needed to grow the territory’s economy and anno...

» Colombia’s war has displaced 7 million. With peace, will they go home?
05/09/16 18:14 from The Americas News: News and Headlines from Canada, South America & More - The Washington Post
Many victims of the 52-year conflict are wary of returning to their farms and villages.

» Inside Mexico’s bizarre decision to invite Trump
02/09/16 20:20 from The Americas News: News and Headlines from Canada, South America & More - The Washington Post
Senior officials were divided about whether to reach out to the Republican candidate.

» Huge crowds march in Venezuela to force recall of President Nicolás Maduro
01/09/16 17:17 from The Americas News: News and Headlines from Canada, South America & More - The Washington Post
The opposition says this is a new phase in its struggle against the socialist government.

» After subdued trip to Mexico, Trump talks tough on immigration in Phoenix
01/09/16 00:16 from The Americas News: News and Headlines from Canada, South America & More - The Washington Post
Peña Nieto says he told Trump Mexico would not pay for a wall; Trump says it didn’t come up.

» Pierluisi Statement on Appointment of Members of Puerto Rico Oversight Board
31/08/16 14:11 from Res. Comm. Pedro Pierluisi - Representing the At Large District of PUERTO RICO
San Juan, Puerto Rico —Resident Commissioner Pedro Pierluisi issued the following statement regarding the appointment of the seven members of the Puerto Rico Financial Oversight and Management Board, established pursuant to the Puerto Ri...

» Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff ousted in impeachment vote
31/08/16 14:08 from The Americas News: News and Headlines from Canada, South America & More - The Washington Post
Her former vice president, Michel Temer, will now assume full power.

» Mexicans are angry at their own president for meeting with Trump
31/08/16 12:44 from The Americas News: News and Headlines from Canada, South America & More - The Washington Post
President Enrique Peña Nieto’s invitation is a risky political move.

» Pierluisi Announces Success in Effort to Keep Puerto Rico National Guard English-Language Center Open
31/08/16 11:00 from Res. Comm. Pedro Pierluisi - Representing the At Large District of PUERTO RICO
San Juan, Puerto Rico— Resident Commissioner Pedro Pierluisi announced today that the effort he has led since 2014 to prevent the closure of the English Language Center operated by the Puerto Rico National Guard at Ft. Allen in Juana Día...

» Rousseff’s impeachment may not resolve Brazil’s political mess
30/08/16 19:13 from The Americas News: News and Headlines from Canada, South America & More - The Washington Post
The popularity of Brazil’s political parties has plummeted.

» Brazil’s Dilma Rousseff makes impassioned speech in an effort to remain as president
29/08/16 14:11 from The Americas News: News and Headlines from Canada, South America & More - The Washington Post
Brazil’s suspended president told senators the impeachment process against her amounts to a coup.

» Rep. Pierluisi Letter to Secretary Burwell and Administrator Slavitt Regarding 2017 Medicare Part B Rule
15/08/16 01:00 from Res. Comm. Pedro Pierluisi - Representing the At Large District of PUERTO RICO
View the letter here:  Rep. Pierluisi Letter to Secretary Burwell and Administrator Slavitt Regarding 2017 Medicare Part B Rule

» Puerto Ricans Protest Against a Proposed US Financial Oversight Board
05/05/16 09:26 from Global Voices » Puerto Rico (U.S.)
Some banners at the march read "Our future is in debt" and "Financial control board, colonial slavery."

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