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Puerto Rico adopts new cruise industry incentives

Puerto Rico Gov. Alejandro Garcia Padilla has approved a package of incentives aimed at bringing more cruise ship passengers to the U.S. island territory. Full story

Medium chance of cyclone North of Puerto Rico: NHC

(Reuters) - Remnants of tropical storm Dorian, located a couple of hundred miles north of Puerto Rico, have a 30 percent chance of becoming a tropical cyclone during the next 48 hours, the U.S. National Hurricane Center said in its latest advisory. Full story

Final juror breaks her silence

   Joy Reid, Seema Iyer, and Ken Padowitz join PoliticsNation to discuss the newly released first interview from the 6th juror in the George Zimmerman trial.

Turtle Trafficking Prompts Arrests in Puerto Rico

Eight people were arrested in Puerto Rico on charges of selling endangered sea turtles for human consumption, federal authorities said. Full story

Puerto Rico police department hit with new civil rights lawsuit

SAN JUAN (Reuters) - The U.S. Justice Department filed a lawsuit on Monday against the Puerto Rico Police Department claiming that it discriminated against a policewoman by failing to stop colleagues from continuously harassing her over her race, color and religion. Full story

Obama, race, and the melting pot that is America

Guest host Michael Smerconish recounts listening to Obama's address on race five years ago. Full story

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Mapping Puerto Rican Heritage with Spit and Genomics

Officials investigating death of Puerto Rico bank executive

Analysis: Puerto Rico faces uphill budget rush as 'junk' rating looms

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Kidnap saga puts spotlight on Cleveland's Puerto Rican community

Analysis: Puerto Rico's economy may get worse before it gets better

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  Tropical storm Chantal heads to Caribbean

After crossing the Lesser Antilles, Chantal is expected to hit parts of the Dominican Republic. Tropical storm warnings have been issued for Barbados, Dominica, Saint Lucia, Martinique, Puerto Rico and Guadeloupe. NBC’s Brian Williams reports.

  More questions than answers from FBI self-policing

Tim Weiner, Pulitzer Prize-winning reporter and the author of "Enemies: A History of the FBI," talks with Rachel Maddow about the dubious record of perfect innocence the FBI has established in policing itself, seen most recently in its handling of the fatal shooting of Boston Marathon bombing-connec

  Reporter: Important to recognize the religious part of the equation

Kevin Cullen from The Boston Globe explains to Reverend Al Sharpton what it meant to have the president come to Boston, and how important the faith aspect is in the aftermath of the Boston bombings.

  Rowers who attempted record are rescued at sea

Just weeks away from completing a record-setting expedition across the Atlantic Ocean, two American and two Canadian rowers had to be rescued on their 73rd day at sea when their boat flipped over. NBC’s Matt Lauer reports.

  Sharpton: Shooting deaths 'a real crisis' in Chicago

Reverend Al Sharpton, host of MSNBC's "Politics Nation" and President of the National Action Network, joins MSNBC's Craig Melvin to talk about the death of 15-year-old Hadiya Pendleton, the future of gun control, and the legacy of former New York City Mayor Ed Koch.

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