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What to see at the Philadelphia Latino Film Festival?

 05/23/2017 - 06:53
The sixth edition of the Philadelphia Latin Film Festival (PHLAFF) will bring to town emerging Latin American shortfilms like 'Concertinas", a documentary about the social crisis in Venezuela.
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The Philadelphia Latin Film Festival (PHLAFF) returns next June 2 to 4 with a selection of the most astonishing work of emerging Latino and Latin American filmmakers. 

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Tuesday, May 23, 2017 - 6:30am
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The sixth edition of the Philadelphia Latin Film Festival (PHLAFF) will bring to town emerging Latin American shortfilms like 'Concertinas", a documentary about the social crisis in Venezuela.

¡Por fin! Óscar López Rivera es un hombre libre

 05/18/2017 - 09:03

Puerto Rico government bank reaches deal with some creditors

 05/16/2017 - 04:55
 Gov. Ricardo Rosselló, speaking in San Juan, Puerto Rico on May 15, 2017. EFE/Puerto Rico's Governors Office

Puerto Rico's Government Development Bank (GDB) reached a debt-restructuring agreement with a "significant group" of creditors,  avoiding a protracted bankruptcy.

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Tuesday, May 16, 2017 - 4:45am
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 Gov. Ricardo Rosselló, speaking in San Juan, Puerto Rico on May 15, 2017. EFE/Puerto Rico's Governors Office

How to be a woman and make it to the Top Latino Lawyers list

 05/12/2017 - 04:06
Latina lawyer Eneida M. Roman, a Wellesley resident, was named to the 2016 Top Latino Lawyers list compiled by Latino Leaders magazine. Photo: Wikipedia

"Tell me about your Mother" - Several Latinos share their memories

 05/10/2017 - 13:20
Mother's Day means more than flowers. It's a special bond like no other.
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Through the good and the rough times, Mom has always been there

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Wednesday, May 10, 2017 - 12:30pm
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Mother's Day means more than flowers. It's a special bond like no other.

La diáspora puertorriqueña muestra su solidaridad con los manifestantes del paro general

 05/09/2017 - 09:54
People face off with Police during the general strike against austerity measures, which coincides with the International Workers Day, in San Juan, Puerto Rico, May 1, 2017. EFE/THAIS LLORCA
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 "A Call to Action on Puerto Rico", colectivo formado por la diáspora, expresó hoy su apoyo a los manifestantes que participaron el pasado 1 de mayo en el paro general en la isla contra las medidas de austeridad impuestas por la Junta de Supervisión Fiscal (JSF) y aplicadas por el Gobierno local.

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Tuesday, May 9, 2017 - 9:45am
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People face off with Police during the general strike against austerity measures, which coincides with the International Workers Day, in San Juan, Puerto Rico, May 1, 2017. EFE/THAIS LLORCA

Maelo Ruiz: "The tune must be catchy"

 05/09/2017 - 03:14
Puerto Rican salsa star, Maelo Ruiz. EFE/MR Records
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The famous Puerto Rican salsa star is promoting Volume 2 of his disc "Romantico y Boricua". 

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Tuesday, May 9, 2017 - 3:15am
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Puerto Rican salsa star, Maelo Ruiz. EFE/MR Records

Danyeshka Hernández, elegida Miss Universo Puerto Rico 2017

 05/05/2017 - 04:22
 MISS PUERTO RICO 2017. Fotos Oficiales
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Hernández, que ya tiene el título de Miss San Juan, fue elegida entre 37 candidatas de diferentes partes de la isla Miss Universo Puerto Rico, en una ceremonia celebrada en el Centro de Bellas Artes Luis A. Ferré en el sector Santurce de San Juan.

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Friday, May 5, 2017 - 4:15am
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 MISS PUERTO RICO 2017. Fotos Oficiales

[OP-ED]: Puerto Rico no aguanta más

 05/04/2017 - 12:18
Un manifestante ondea una bandera quemada ,en San Juan, Puerto Rico, durante el paro general contra los recortes, que coincide con el Primero de Mayo, Día Internacional del Trabajador. EFE
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Mensaje a todos esos que en Puerto Rico se rasgaron las vestiduras escandalizados, según ellos, por las piedras lanzadas --sabrá Dios por quién—durante la marcha del 1ro. de mayo en San Juan, y que son los mismos que trataron de restar importancia a las 200,000 personas que protestaron pacíficamente las extremas medidas de austeridad y la junta imperial de control fiscal que decide su futuro: ustedes, o vergonzosamente desconocen la realidad de su nación o han sido cómplices en su creación.

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Wednesday, May 3, 2017 - 10:00am
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Un manifestante ondea una bandera quemada ,en San Juan, Puerto Rico, durante el paro general contra los recortes, que coincide con el Primero de Mayo, Día Internacional del Trabajador. EFE

Puerto Rico files for bankruptcy

 05/04/2017 - 06:20
Puerto Rico Gov. Ricardo Rossello Nevares (L), next to representative to the Fiscal Oversight Boar (JSF), Elias Sanchez (R), during a press conference at La Fortaleza Governor residence, in San Juan, Puerto Rico, May 3, 2017. EFE/Thais LLorca

 Puerto Rico on Wednesday sought relief under a law enacted to help the United States commonwealth restructure its massive debt load, paving the way for what could be the largest-ever bankruptcy case involving a US local government entity.

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Thursday, May 4, 2017 - 6:15am
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Puerto Rico Gov. Ricardo Rossello Nevares (L), next to representative to the Fiscal Oversight Boar (JSF), Elias Sanchez (R), during a press conference at La Fortaleza Governor residence, in San Juan, Puerto Rico, May 3, 2017. EFE/Thais LLorca

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