Adrian Florido

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After Rittenhouse verdict, activists fear for their safety at future demonstrations

Sunday, November 21, 2021

The Rittenhouse verdict may change the tactics and dynamics of social justice protesters going forward.

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Critics say Puerto Rico's bankruptcy deal will endanger funds for public services

Wednesday, November 17, 2021

Puerto Rico declared bankruptcy four years ago. Officials and creditors have reached a deal, and a federal bankruptcy judge is considering whether to approve it.

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The special role of marigolds on the Day of the Dead

Tuesday, November 02, 2021

In Latino communities across the U.S., bright orange marigolds have become an important flower this time of year, because of the special role they play in Day of the Dead celebrations.

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Cuban Activists Are Taking To Miami's Streets Each Night In Support Of Cuba Protests

Friday, July 16, 2021

The anti-government protests in Cuba have invigorated the Cuban diaspora in Miami. While officials on the island have worked to quash demonstrations, Cubans have taken to Miami's streets each night.

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Search Crews Are Nearly Done Recovering Victims' Bodies From Surfside Condo Rubble

Wednesday, July 14, 2021

The recovery of victims' bodies from the rubble of the condominium collapse in Surfside, Fla., is nearing its end. Search crews have recovered 97 bodies so far.

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Surfside Officials Say Their Goal Is Now To Bring Closure To The Families Of Victims

Friday, July 09, 2021

As the focus in Surfside, Fla., shifts to recovering the remains of those killed in the condo building collapse, officials say they're determined to reunite every family with those who died.

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'She Didn't See The Sunrise': Condo Collapsed On Victim's 1st Trip Outside Paraguay

Wednesday, July 07, 2021

One of the missing at the Surfside condo collapse is Leidy Luna, a nursing student and nanny for in-laws of Paraguay's president. It collapsed on the first night Luna had ever spent outside Paraguay.

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Surfside Crews Turn To Condo Demolition As Elsa Threatens Florida

Sunday, July 04, 2021

Preparations are underway for the demolition of the portion of the Champlain Towers South still standing.

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After Condo Collapse, Florida Officials Scramble To Find Other Unsafe Buildings

Sunday, July 04, 2021

The collapse of the Champlain Towers South condominium has led officials across Florida to search for other buildings that could be structurally unsafe. On Friday, a 156-unit building was evacuated.

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Rescue Crews Are Still Searching For Survivors 9 Days After The Florida Condo Collapse

Saturday, July 03, 2021

Hopes of rescuing more people from the collapsed building in Surfside, Fla., are fading.

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Energized By Chauvin Case, Minneapolis Activists Eye Police Accountability Work Ahead

Saturday, June 26, 2021

The Minneapolis community reacts to the sentencing of former officer Derek Chauvin for the murder of George Floyd.

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Inside The Courtroom At Derek Chauvin's Sentencing

Friday, June 25, 2021

On Friday, former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin was sentenced to 22 1/2 years for the murder of George Floyd. A jury found Chauvin guilty on three counts in April.

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Inside The Courtroom At Derek Chauvin's Sentencing

Friday, June 25, 2021

On Friday, former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin was sentenced to 22.5 years for the murder of George Floyd.

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Derek Chauvin To Be Sentenced For George Floyd's Murder

Friday, June 25, 2021

Derek Chauvin, the former Minneapolis police officer who was convicted two months ago for murdering George Floyd by kneeling on his neck during an arrest last spring, will be sentenced Friday.

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Juneteenth Is Now A Federal Holiday, Commemorating Slavery's End

Thursday, June 17, 2021

President Biden signed a law Thursday making June 19 a federal holiday. Juneteenth, as the day is known, commemorates the end of slavery in the United States.

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'Y Volver, Volver': As Restrictions Lift, Mariachi Are Back

Tuesday, June 15, 2021

As the pandemic recedes, the sounds of daily life are returning to American neighborhoods. In Mexican communities, that means mariachi musicians are back serenading family parties.

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Teachers Say Laws Banning Critical Race Theory Are Putting A Chill On Their Lessons

Friday, May 28, 2021

Educators say Republican bills to restrict teaching on race are forcing teachers to second-guess whether they can lead students in important conversations at a critical time.

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'We Can And Should Teach This History': New Bills Limit How Teachers Talk About Race

Tuesday, May 25, 2021

Republican state lawmakers across the country are advancing bills that limit how public school teachers can talk about race in the classroom.

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Woman's Killing In Puerto Rico Spurs Calls For Government To Act

Tuesday, May 04, 2021

A star Puerto Rican boxer has been charged for the grisly death of a pregnant woman said to be his girlfriend, renewing focus on what many on the island have called a crisis of violence against women.

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Chauvin Verdict Looms As 3 Ex-Officers Face Trial In George Floyd's Death

Tuesday, April 27, 2021

The conviction of Derek Chauvin on all three counts against him inserts new dynamics into the case against the three other former officers charged in the killing of George Floyd.

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