Mandalit del Barco As an arts correspondent based at NPR West, Mandalit del Barco reports and produces stories about film, television, music, visual arts, dance and other topics.

Accomplished Actress And Humanitarian Meghan Markle To Marry Prince Harry

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In Coco, young Miguel's love of music ultimately leads him to the Land of the Dead where he teams up with charming trickster Hector. Pixar hide caption

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Mexico, Music And Family Take Center Stage In 'Coco'

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Wes Avila behind the wheel of the Guerrilla Taco food truck, a 1983 Chevy painted Dodgers blue.On the menu you'll find tacos with wild boar and thick-cut bacon, wild porcini mushroom and corn quesadillas, and Thai snapper tostadas. Dylan James Ho and Jeni Afuso/Courtesy of Ten Speed Press hide caption

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'Guerrilla Tacos': Street Food With A High-End Pedigree

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Panda Express came up with the recipe for Orange Chicken 30 years ago today. It's the company's signature dish and top seller. Nina Gregory /NPR hide caption

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Orange Chicken, Panda Express' Gift To American Chinese Food, Turns 30

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Gabrielle Union says she thinks it's tacky to tell on your costars — but she tells many revealing stories about herself in We're Going to Need More Wine. Michael Lavine hide caption

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Gabrielle Union Gets Real In 'We're Going To Need More Wine'

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More Women Accuse Harvey Weinstein Of Sexual Harassment

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Hector René "Tito" Matos (left), leads a celebratory plena musical bar hopping jam session along the trendy Calle Loiza neighborhood in San Juan, Puerto Rico. Angel Valentin for NPR hide caption

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Puerto Rico's 'Singing Newspapers' Tell A Story Of Resilience

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In The Aftermath Of Hurricane Maria, President Trump Visits Puerto Rico

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Lopez says that help has been piecemeal since the storm hit. "We feel forgotten," she says. Angel Valentin for NPR hide caption

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'We Feel Forgotten': In Storm-Battered Home Of Musical Hit, Help Comes 'Despacito'

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President Trump To Tour Puerto Rico's Devastation From The Air

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Post-Hurricane Help Slow To Arrive In 'Despacito' Neighborhood

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Yan Anthony Hernandez says he's excited for President Trump to come to Puerto Rico to see for himself the damage from Hurricane Maria left on the island, but he'd also like the president to "stop tweeting." Mandalit Del Barco/NPR hide caption

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Richard Colón, better known by his stage name Crazy Legs at his home in Isabela, Puerto Rico, shows the before-and-after of the water filtration system he's helping deliver to people in remote areas. Mandalit Del Barco/NPR hide caption

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Richard 'Crazy Legs' Colón Returns To Puerto Rico With A Clean Drinking Water Mission

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