Century old law returns to fund forest communities

...of Alaska will receive $535,167 from the U.S. Forest Service as part of the 1908 Act. Together, 41 states and Puerto Rico will receive a total of $50,388,613.This is a stark contrast to the SRS money distributed in 2014, when Alaska...
Outside editorial: Puerto Rico's political limbo

...Obama's brief but historic trip to Puerto Rico this week was so steeped in politics...the hoopla."When the people of Puerto Rico make a clear decision, my familiar with the details of Puerto Rico's century-long relationship...
Governor, Juneau delegation greet newcomers

...and "a passion for public service," she said.The bilingual representative, who was brought up in New York and Puerto Rico, has worked for the U.S. Department of the Treasury, as an assistant attorney general, a judge and a welfare fraud...
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Today in sports history

...In one of the biggest upsets in college basketball, Division II American University of Puerto Rico defeats No. 12 Arkansas 64-59 in the Puerto Rico Holiday Classic.2000 - Marshall Faulk breaks Emmitt Smith's NFL record for touchdowns...
Puerto Rico rallies past Italy 4-3 in WBC

...With the score tied and two outs, Puerto Rico's Alex Rios kept running from...time before we started scoring," Puerto Rico manager Edwin Rodriguez said...pitched 3 2-3 scoreless innings for Puerto Rico."We had faith as a team...
US beats Puerto Rico 7-1 in WBC

...innings and the Americans beat Puerto Rico 7-1 in the World Baseball Classic...led from the first inning against Puerto Rico. The Americans will play Thursday...rallying past Italy 5-4 on Tuesday.Puerto Rico plays Italy in an elimination game...
Kodiak postmaster heads to Puerto Rico

...month he and his family will leave the Emerald Isle for Puerto Rico, where he will take over as postmaster of a US Postal...going to miss the most."His tentative start date in Puerto Rico is June 15, although it could be delayed until the end...
Hawaii, Alaska, territories team up on Jones Act

...Lawmakers from Hawaii, Alaska, Puerto Rico and Guam are teaming up to pressure...punishes the people of Alaska, Puerto Rico, Guam and Hawaii with high annual economic output.The Puerto Rico Senate passed a resolution calling...
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Sports on TV

...Tour-WGC, Cadillac Championship, first round, at Doral, Fla.2:30 p.m., TGC - PGA Tour, Puerto Rico Open, first round, at Rio Grande, Puerto Rico (same-day tape)MEN'S COLLEGE BASKETBALL3 p.m., ESPN - Teams TBA3 p.m., ESPN2...
Sports on TV

...BASKETBALL6:30 a.m., ESPNU - Puerto Rico Tip-Off, first round, Texas...Puerto Rico8:30 a.m., ESPNU - Puerto Rico Tip-Off, first round, Coll...Charleston, S.C.1 p.m., ESPN2 - Puerto Rico Tip-Off, first round, New Mexico...


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