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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 »

Puerto Rico Governor Fortuño Endorses Romney for Backing PR in War on Drugs

Puerto Rico Governor Fortuño Endorses Romney for Backing PR in War on Drugs

Puerto Rican Gov. Luis Fortuño, one of the 23 Republican Party delegates in Puerto Rico, publicly endorsed presidential hopeful Mitt Romney for the support he has given the Caribbean island in its war on drugs. continue reading »

Noelia to Launch Singles from New Album in U.S., Europe

Noelia to Launch Singles from New Album in U.S., Europe

Puerto Rican pop star Noelia will launch simultaneously on the U.S. and European markets two singles from the album she is recording in English with music producer and singer Timbaland and composer Sean Garrett. continue reading »

Puerto Rico Cargo Plane Crash Kills Two

Puerto Rico Cargo Plane Crash Kills Two

Two people died Thursday when the cargo plane in which they were riding crashed into Torrecilla Lagoon in Carolina, Puerto Rico, near San Juan's Luis Muñoz Marin international airport. continue reading »

If Habla Español than No Statehood for Puerto Rico Says Santorum

If Habla Español than No Statehood for Puerto Rico Says Santorum

Republican Presidential Rick Santorum is in Puerto Rico ahead of Sunday’s primary and obviously forgot the territory’s official languages are BOTH English and Spanish. continue reading »

Jose Feliciano To Sing Anthem in Opening of Marlins Stadium

Jose Feliciano To Sing Anthem in Opening of Marlins Stadium

Emilio Estefan is set to produce the grand opening show for the new Florida Marlins' stadium, which will include Jose Feliciano's interpretation of the American national anthem. continue reading »

Former Puerto Rico Senator and Businessman Each Sentenced to 48 Months for Bribery Scheme

Former Puerto Rico Senator and Businessman Each Sentenced to 48 Months for Bribery Scheme

Hector Martinez Maldonado, a former Puerto Rico senator, and Juan Bravo Fernandez, the former president of the largest private security firm in Puerto Rico, were each sentenced today t continue reading »

Puerto Rico Receives Another Hurricane Irene Recovery Grant for $8.5 Million

Puerto Rico Receives Another Hurricane Irene Recovery Grant for $8.5 Million

The U.S. Department of Labor has announced an $8,563,333 National Emergency Grant increment to continue cleanup and recovery efforts in the aftermath of Hurricane Irene, which struck Puerto Rico in August 2011. continue reading »

Dominican Smugglers Leave Undocumented Cubans in Treacherous Waters to Die

Dominican Smugglers Leave Undocumented Cubans in Treacherous Waters to Die

An alien citizen of Cuba died yesterday afternoon, adding to the recent toll of deaths of undocumented aliens in the Mona Passage being transported by smuggling organizations attempting to reach the shores of the U.S. territory of Puerto Rico. continue reading »

Puerto Rican Pol and San Juan Mayoral Candidate Arrested for Verbally Abusing Wife

Puerto Rican Pol and San Juan Mayoral Candidate Arrested for Verbally Abusing Wife

Puerto Rican Sen. Hector Ferrer, who is running for mayor of San Juan, was arrested after a verbal altercation with his wife, the Puerto Rico Police Department said Thursday. continue reading »

Puerto Rico Hospital Repeatedly Violating Federal Law, Unjust Treatment of Employees

Puerto Rico Hospital Repeatedly Violating Federal Law, Unjust Treatment of Employees

An NLRB administrative law judge has found that a Puerto Rico hospital repeatedly violated federal labor laws by changing conditions of work – including the elimination of an entire department continue reading »