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Violence in Puerto Rico Spurs Exodus to Florida

Miami New Times

The body count is rising on this U.S. island as narcotics headed for Miami and other East Coast cities move through, Miami New Times reports. Puerto Ricans horrified by a murder rate seven times the national average are fleeing -- many to Florida.  

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