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An Ancient Ceiba Tree Blooms Once Again After Puerto Rico's Devastating Storms
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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.
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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.
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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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House Passes Bill To Improve Casualty Count In Natural Disasters
Puerto Rico's woefully inaccurate mortality count from Hurricane Maria's should serve as a lesson, said Rep. Nydia Velázquez (D-N.Y.), who introduced the bill.
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Donald Trump: 'Absolute No' On Puerto Rican Statehood Bid If San Juan Mayor Stays
The president tore into Carmen Yulín Cruz and lamented that he never got a thank you for his response to Hurricane Maria.
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Baby Trump Blimp Highlights Puerto Rico Rally Near Mar-a-Lago
"Big, angry baby with a fragile ego and tiny hands" hits Florida on one-year anniversary of Hurricane Maria.
A Year After Hurricane Maria, Puerto Rico Has Improved But Not Fully Recovered
Residents in impoverished Puerto Rican communities in have been largely forgotten by federal and local government agencies.
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White House Brags About Trump's 'Historic Recovery Effort In Puerto Rico'
In the year since Hurricane Maria, conditions for storm survivors remain dire.
Hurricane Maria Took Almost Everything From Them. Now These Families Fear A Future Storm.
After a year of trying to rebuild with little government aid, these communities in Puerto Rico aren’t ready for another blow.
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Hurricane Maria's Effect On The Health Care Industry Is Threatening Lives Across The U.S.
A year after the storm hit Puerto Rico, IV saline bags -- a bedrock of medical care -- are still hard to find.
FEMA Stopped Paying For Hotels For Displaced Puerto Ricans. Now Some Are Homeless.
Other Hurricane Maria evacuees who’ve since managed to get their own place are teetering on the brink of homelessness.
A Year After Hurricane Maria, School Closures Make Trauma Worse For Puerto Rico's Children
The storm took away homes and loved ones. Now, kids dealing with anxiety and depression are losing familiar classrooms.
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Puerto Rico Could Be A Solar Pioneer, But The GOP Wants A Fossil Fuel ‘Theme Park’
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A year after Hurricane Maria, the case for community-owned, renewably-powered microgrids is growing clearer.
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