A's newcomer RJ Alvarez hopes journey ends in Oakland

A's newcomer RJ Alvarez hopes journey ends in Oakland
MESA, Ariz. — He's from South Florida, but R.J. Alvarez is quickly becoming Mr. California. With his appropriately long, beach-y hair, Alvarez has been part of three California organizations in short order, going from the Angels to the Padres to the A …
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How African musician Salif Keita went from social outcast to international
Salif Keita is known today as the "golden voice" of Africa, but in his youth he was an outcast, unaccepted by his community because he was born with albinism. Turning to music as an outlet, Keita rose to be one of Mali's biggest stars, bringing …
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Journalist recounts teen's migrant journey at Hood College
The subject of her novel “Enrique's Journey,” Nazario tells the story of Enrique, a 17-year-old boy who traveled 1,600 miles to be reunited with his mother. From spending two days without water to being thrown off a moving train by gangsters, Enrique …
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