Articles Tagged 'Puerto Rico'
FBI agents raid San Juan government offices as part of investigation into fraud, corruption
FBI agents this week raided the municipal offices in San Juan, Puerto Rico – rooting through documents and seizing digital records as part of a… READ MORE
San Juan mayor used hurricane for political gain, storm-ravaged residents say
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — The mayor of Puerto Rico’s largest city became an international star when she donned a T-shirt and baseball cap and… READ MORE
Lin-Manuel Miranda to Trump: ‘We still need your help’ in Puerto Rico
Lin-Manuel Miranda wants President Trump to make up for a “lost weekend” delaying disaster relief efforts in Puerto Rico.
The “Hamilton” playwright and actor headlined… READ MORE
New York to send additional utility crews to Puerto Rico
The state of New York is sending further assistance help restore power in Puerto Rico after the island announced it was canceling its contract with… READ MORE
Tramp comes face to face with Stricken Puerto Rico
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — President Donald Trump came face to face with hurricane-ravaged Puerto Rico on Tuesday after denouncing critics of the federal… READ MORE
San Juan Mayor Carmen Yulin Cruz open to meeting with Trump after criticisms
The mayor of the largest city in Puerto Rico is open to meeting with President Trump when he visits the U.S. territory on Tuesday after… READ MORE
Trump slams mayor in Puerto Rico, then praises other officials over recovery effort
President Trump on Saturday defended his administration’s hurricane recovery effort in Puerto Rico and questioned the leadership of San Juan Mayor Carmen Yulin Cruz who… READ MORE
Puerto Rico struggles to recover from Hurricane Maria, as Trump plans visit
Puerto Rico is in the throes of a full-blown “humanitarian crisis,” with washed-out roads, downed power lines and damaged infrastructure – a scene President Trump… READ MORE
Conditions growing dire in hurricane-hit Puerto Rico
San Juan (AFP) – Living conditions in hurricane-ravaged Puerto Rico are growing worse by the day, with tired, bewildered people lining up to buy scarce… READ MORE
Puerto Rico Dam Failing; Flash Flood Emergency Declared
A dam in northwest Puerto Rico is failing, causing flash flooding and prompting emergency evacuations Friday, the National Weather Service said.
Operators of the Guajataca… READ MORE