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Quiara Alegria Hudes Wins Pulitzer Prize for Drama

Quiara Alegria Hudes Wins Pulitzer Prize for Drama

Quiara Alegria Hudes, a writer of Puerto Rican origin, won the 2012 Pulitzer Prize for drama with her play, "Water by the Spoonful," Columbia University said. continue reading »

Former Puerto Rican Cop Accused of Raping Massachusetts Med Student

Former Puerto Rican Cop Accused of Raping Massachusetts Med Student

A vacationing medical student from Massachusetts was raped by an ex-policeman in an apartment building in San Juan's Condado neighborhood, Puerto Rican authorities said Monday. continue reading »

Is Milly the Puerto Rican Chihuahua the World’s Smallest Dog?

Is Milly the Puerto Rican Chihuahua the World’s Smallest Dog?

Weighing in at an impressively light .37 pounds, Milly the Puerto Rican Chihuahua may be the world’s smallest dog. Barely weighing as much as the average cell phone an continue reading »

Founder of National Salsa Day in Puerto Rico, Pedro Arroyo Dies at 60

Founder of National Salsa Day in Puerto Rico, Pedro Arroyo Dies at 60

Businessman Pedro Arroyo, the founder of National Salsa Day in Puerto Rico, has died, media reports said. He was 60. News of Arroyo's death Saturday continue reading »

Roselyn Sanchez and Family Grace Cover of First ¡HOLA! Puerto Rico

Roselyn Sanchez and Family Grace Cover of First ¡HOLA! Puerto Rico

Puerto Rican actress and model Roselyn Sanchez, hubby Eric Winter and baby daughter Sebella Rose grace the cover of the first edition of HOLA! Puerto Rico, which went on sale on Wednesday on the Caribbean island. continue reading »

VIDEO: Jennifer Lopez and Casper Smart in “Dance Again”

VIDEO: Jennifer Lopez and Casper Smart in “Dance Again”

Jennifer Lopez officially debuted her sexy new “Dance Again” video on Thursday’s “American Idol", which features multiple steamy dance scenes with her beau Casper Smart. continue reading »

Gael Garcia Bernal Heading to Puerto Rico in June to Film Boxing Champ Roberto Duran Bio-Pic

Gael Garcia Bernal Heading to Puerto Rico in June to Film Boxing Champ Roberto Duran Bio-Pic

The film "Hands of Stone," which tells the story of former boxing world champion Roberto Duran, will begin filming June 4 in Puerto Rico, one of the production companies confirmed to Efe on Monday. continue reading »

Puerto Rican Jail Guard Found Guilty in Drowning Deaths of 8 Inmates

Puerto Rican Jail Guard Found Guilty in Drowning Deaths of 8 Inmates

A jury in Puerto Rico found a security official guilty of the deaths of eight prisoners who drowned when the vehicle he was transporting them in between prison and the courthouse was submerged by floodwaters in the northern city of Arecibo. continue reading »

Puerto Rican Rocker Kingnaldo to Debut New Disc-Combustible ( AUDIO)

Puerto Rican Rocker Kingnaldo to Debut New Disc-Combustible ( AUDIO)

Puerto Rican rocker Kingnaldo, who made his name in 2009 with his first album, is launching his latest production under the title "Combustible." Reynaldo Serrano Lima, known as Kingnaldo, told Efe in an interview Friday that his new disc "goes more directly to things that get to me" like social and human continue reading »

Interview with “Musical Chairs” Puerto Rican Actor E.J. Bonilla (VIDEO)

Interview with “Musical Chairs” Puerto Rican Actor E.J. Bonilla (VIDEO)

E.J. Bonilla is a young actor with a true gift for giving honest and real performances. Best known for his role on CBS’s Guiding Light, Bonilla has stepped away from television to make a name for himself on the silver screen. continue reading »

Beckhams Approve of Marc Anthony’s New Beau

Beckhams Approve of Marc Anthony’s New Beau

Marc Anthony’s new girlfriend was a hit with the Beckham couple, who described the new beau as delightful person after meeting at a music awards show. continue reading »

Former Puerto Rico Cop Convicted for Serving as Narco Lookout, He’s One of 89 Officers Charged

Former Puerto Rico Cop Convicted for Serving as Narco Lookout, He’s One of 89 Officers Charged

A former officer with the San Juan, Puerto Rico, Municipal Police Department was convicted by a federal jury yesterday for his role in providing security for drug transactions, continue reading »

Puerto Rican Bomba Dance Making A Big Comeback in the U.S.

Puerto Rican Bomba Dance Making A Big Comeback in the U.S.

Bomba, Puerto Rico's oldest musical rhythm, is growing in the United States thanks to workshops given by maestro Angel Luis Reyes. continue reading »

Assasins in Puerto Rico Leave 18-month-old On Top of Father’s Bullet Ridden Body

Assasins in Puerto Rico Leave 18-month-old On Top of Father’s Bullet Ridden Body

An 18-month-old boy was left on the body of his father after hired killers gunned the man down Monday in the eastern town of Rio Grande, the Puerto Rico Police Deparment said. continue reading »

JUST IN:  Romney Wins Puerto Rico Primary Trouncing Rick Santorum

JUST IN:  Romney Wins Puerto Rico Primary Trouncing Rick Santorum

Former Massachusetts Governor and Republican Presidential candidate Mitt Romney has apparently won the Puerto Rico primary. Though residents of this territory cannot vote for a President they do have twenty delegates to give to the primary winner. continue reading »