San Juan, Puerto Rico
The quake was felt across Puerto Rico and was the strongest to hit the island in recent years.
Justice Secretary Wanda Vázquez will take up the post after weeks of turmoil.
Justice Secretary Wanda Vázquez tweeted Sunday that she hopes Gov. Ricardo Roselló will appoint a secretary of state before resigning Aug. 2.
Gov. Ricardo Rosselló has refused to step down after leaked messages between him and other officials sparked outrage last week.
The island, still struggling under the 2017 hurricane damage, shows why half-measure climate change policies won’t work.
On Friday – Alexander Hamilton's birthday – the show kicked off its three-week residency in San Juan.
Carmen Yulín Cruz slammed the president for claiming that the death toll was inflated by Democrats to make him look bad.
Neighbors of a strangled channel in the heart of San Juan look for relief.
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Carmen Yulín Cruz called out the president for not even tweeting his condolences after new estimates of Hurricane Maria-related deaths were released.
Full power restoration on the island isn’t expected until May, officials said.
The Vermont senator has been an outspoken critic of U.S. policies toward the island.
"We will no longer be able to hide our poverty and our inequality with palm trees and piña coladas," Carmen Yulín Cruz Soto told HuffPost.
Sick people, older people and the very young are especially vulnerable right now.
Ricardo Rosselló wants the islanders to be treated equally to any other U.S. citizens after a disaster.
Kim Weaver says she feels a "special sisterhood" with Carmen Yulín Cruz.
Mayor Carmen Yulín Cruz describes Trump as the "miscommunicator-in-chief.”
The figure hit 55%, more than a week after Hurricane Maria made landfall, the Defense Department reported.