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Congress Recesses Without Approving Aid To States Hit By Damaging Storms
Lawmakers were unable to reach a deal amid a standoff over disaster relief for Puerto Rico.
Republicans Attack Puerto Rico’s Plan To Go 100 Percent Renewable: ‘It’s Just Unrealistic’
Alexander C. Kaufman
The GOP's vision of a fossil-fueled future for Puerto Rico runs up against the bill the territory's own lawmakers passed last month.
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Oprah Winfrey To Donate $2 Million To Puerto Rico For Disaster Relief
Because Donald Trump isn't helping.
President Donald Trump Mocks Puerto Rico Crisis
Since the devastating hurricane in Puerto Rico, President Trump has repeatedly ridiculed the island’s crisis.
Puerto Rico Governor Reminds Trump, 'We Are Your Citizens'
“It’s not ‘us’ vs ‘them,’” Ricardo Rosselló wrote on Twitter. “It’s about Americans in need.”
Trump Has Only Love For Disaster Victims — Unless They Are Puerto Ricans
Trump lashes out against Americans devastated by Hurricane Maria, just a month after promising Alabama tornado victims that he had ordered “A Plus” treatment for them.
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Donald Trump Sparks Anger With Puerto Rico Tweet Punctuation
"What exactly are the quotation marks around 'place' trying to convey here?"
Trump Absurdly Claims He Has 'Taken Better Care Of Puerto Rico Than Any Man Ever'
“Puerto Rico has been taken care of better by Donald Trump than by any living human being,” the president said of himself.
Puerto Rico Governor Tells Trump, 'If The Bully Gets Close, I'll Punch The Bully In The Mouth'
Gov. Ricardo Rosselló said the White House treats Puerto Ricans like "second-class citizens" and Trump is getting the wrong data.
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Puerto Rico Bans Conversion Therapy For LGBTQ Youth
Curtis M. Wong
Gov. Ricardo Rosselló's executive order went into effect immediately.
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An Ancient Ceiba Tree Blooms Once Again After Puerto Rico's Devastating Storms
Alexander C. Kaufman
The Puerto Rican island of Vieques is still struggling after the hurricanes of 2017, but its most famous tree offers hope.
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Bernie Sanders Names Diverse Group Of Campaign Co-Chairs
California Rep. Ro Khanna, San Juan Mayor Carmen Yulín Cruz, former Ohio state Sen. Nina Turner and Ben Cohen, a co-founder of Ben & Jerry's, will helm Sanders' presidential team.
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10 Of The Best Airbnbs In Carolina, Puerto Rico
Airbnb bookings in Carolina, Puerto Rico, have increased more than 600 percent from 2018.
Norwegian Cruise Line Ship Crashes Into Port In San Juan, Puerto Rico
No injuries have been reported, but the ship destroyed two piers.
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José Feliciano Song Brings Twitter To Tears On 'Tonight Show' From Puerto Rico
The 73-year-old singing legend and Ozuna's "En Mi Viejo San Juan" ended the special on a beautiful note.
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Lin-Manuel Miranda Savagely Rips Donald Trump's Propensity To Lie
The playwright has just begun a short run of "Hamilton" benefit performances in Puerto Rico.
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Jeanine Pirro Retracts False Claim On Nancy Pelosi Spread In Trump Interview
The Fox News host claimed Pelosi was "partying" in Puerto Rico last week during the government shutdown, but that turned out to be wrong.
CULTURE & ARTS
Lin-Manuel Miranda Takes 'Hamilton' To Puerto Rico With Big Opening Night
On Friday – Alexander Hamilton's birthday – the show kicked off its three-week residency in San Juan.
Puerto Rican Officials Livid At Reports Trump May Use Disaster Funds To Pay For Wall
Trump's actions are an "egotistical response of a man who gets his way or brings everyone down," San Juan Mayor Carmen Yulín Cruz said.
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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Reveals Her Jewish Roots At Hanukkah Event
The New York Democrat said that many generations ago, her family members were Sephardic Jews who fled the Spanish Inquisition.
More Than A Year Post-Maria, Puerto Rico's Governor Beseeches Congress For Help
Accusing lawmakers of treating Puerto Ricans "differently than other U.S. citizens," the governor requested more federal assistance to help the island bounce back.
Trump Wants To End Hurricane Maria Relief Funding To Puerto Rico: Report
Axios reported that the president was even hoping to demand some of the relief money back.
The Trump Administration's Response To Hurricane Maria Could Doom Florida Republicans
Puerto Ricans have been steadily turning central Florida blue for a decade. But Maria built a network that has mobilized the diaspora like never before.
Patients with kidney failure in Puerto Rico travel 10 hours by land and air to get dialysis treatment
Five dialysis patients on the Puerto Rican island of Vieques have died while waiting for a dialysis clinic to finally reopen after Hurricane Maria. The remaining dialysis patients in Vieques must travel 25 miles by land and water to receive treatment.
Trump, Without Evidence, Accuses Puerto Rico Of Abusing Hurricane Relief Funds
San Juan Mayor Carmen Yulin Cruz quickly responded to the president's latest smear.
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In Puerto Rico, Patients Are Still Waiting For A Dialysis Clinic That May Never Come
Five dialysis patients on Vieques have died while waiting for a clinic to reopen after Hurricane Maria.
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