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Puerto Rico Institute of Statistics Powerless in Collecting Death Toll Data

Puerto Rico was left powerless in the aftermath of Hurricane Maria. Wet with flood water, scattered with shingles and glass, and ravaged....

A student holds a placard during a protest to demand the safe return of three film students who went missing in Guadalajara, Mexico. The placard reads, "It's not three, it's all of us." Photo: NBC News

Missing Mexican Film Students Abducted, Killed in Gruesome Case of Mistaken Identity

In mid-March, three film students from Universidad de Medios Audiovisuales went missing without a trace. Now, authorities and the...

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City Announces 2018 Clean Sweep Event

By Staff – Mayor Lovely Warren joined Naomi Silver, president of Rochester Community Baseball, to announce the details of this...

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Gov. Cuomo Grants NYS Parolees the Right to Vote

By Staff – Gov. Andrew Cuomo has signed an executive order granting all New York state parolees the right to vote in New York, after...

Education Secretary Julia Keleher visits students at a school in Catano, Puerto Rico in March. PHOTO: NBC News

School Shut Downs and Anticipated Reform Result in Tense Puerto Rican Educational Climate

According to NBC News, “about a quarter” of Puerto Rican schools are closing down at the end of the year as a result of the...

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Anthony L. Jordan Health Center Employee Alleges Retaliatory Firing

By Staff – Former Anthony L. Jordan Health Center employee Kimberlee Frarey has recently alleged she was fired for alerting health...

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Volunteer Group Pueblo Sin Fronteras Helps Displaced Migrants Despite Risks

A group dedicated to helping migrants seek asylum in other countries has caught the disapproving attention of President Donald Trump....

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Puerto Rico Picks Up Tourism Momentum After Hurricane Relief, Other Areas Still Struggling

After experiencing months of downtime due to the aftermath of Hurricane Maria, the San Juan Marriott Resort and Stellaris Casino is once...

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MCC: School’s “Single Stop” Program Helps Disadvantaged Students Stay in College

By Staff – Now in its second year, Monroe Community College’s “Single Stop” program is helping disadvantaged students stay...

Latinx Communities Mobilized And Marched As A Part Of March For Our Lives

A large number of Latinx students and families mobilized together this past Saturday, March 24, as a part of the nationwide March for Our...