Gov. Newsom Sends CA Disaster Team To Assist Earthquake-Stricken Puerto RicoA team of California disaster experts left for Puerto Rico Sunday, sent by Gov. Gavin Newsom to assist the island following a string of strong earthquakes.
California to Send Disaster-Recovery Team to Puerto Rico Following Saturday QuakeFollowing another damaging quake that rocked Puerto Rico Saturday, Gov. Gavin Newsom announced the deployment of 31 disaster specialists to assist Puerto Rico as it rebuilds and recovers.
Lawmakers To Introduce Bill That Would Make Puerto Rico 51st U.S. StateA bipartisan group of lawmakers will introduce legislation Thursday that would admit Puerto Rico into the union as the 51st state without a referendum on the island's territorial status
Trump Falsely Claims Nearly 3,000 Americans In Puerto Rico 'Did Not Die'Nearly 3,000 people died in the aftermath of Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico. President Donald Trump denied this reality as a hurricane barrels toward the Carolinas.
Possibly Millions Of Water Bottles Meant For Hurricane Victims Left On Tarmac In Puerto RicoThe federal government's response to Hurricane Maria is under fresh scrutiny over photos showing what appear to be millions of water bottles meant for victims still sitting on a runway in Ceiba, Puerto Rico, more than one year after the storm.
Hurricane Maria Caused An Estimated 2,975 Deaths In Puerto RicoHurricane Maria killed far more people in Puerto Rico than initially thought, accounting for an estimated 2,975 deaths on the island from September 2017 through February 2018, according to a new analysis.
Study: Puerto Rico Deaths From Hurricane Maria In The ThousandsA new study contends that Puerto Rico saw many more deaths than normal in the three months after Hurricane Maria devastated the island, mostly because of problems getting medicines or medical care.
U.S. Treasury Slashes Puerto Rico $4.7 Billion Disaster Relief LoanPuerto Rico's governor said Tuesday that the U.S. Treasury Department has cut a $4.7 billion disaster relief loan available to the U.S. territory by more than half, and he demanded help from Congress.
Magnitude 7.6 Quake Strikes Caribbean, Tsunami Advisory For PR, Virgin IslandsA preliminary magnitude 7.6 earthquake was reported by the USGS Tuesday night in the Caribbean.
Puerto Rican Pop Star Makes Charity Visit To DreamforceLatin pop superstar Luis Fonsi dropped everything when he was asked to perform his hit song in at Dreamforce in San Francisco to help a special cause close to his heart.
Lin-Manuel Miranda To Star In 'Hamilton' For Puerto Rico Performances'Bringing Hamilton: An American Musical to Puerto Rico is a dream that I’ve had since we first opened.'
‘Hamilton’ Creator Visits Puerto Rico, Sets Up $2.5 Million Hurricane Recovery Fund"Hamilton" creator Lin-Manuel Miranda announced a partnership with a nonprofit group for a $2.5 million hurricane recovery fund during a trip Tuesday to Puerto Rico.
Jennifer Lopez, A-Rod, Marc Anthony Raise $35 Million for Puerto RicoOn October 14th, the trio hosted the benefit show 'One Voice: Somos Live! A Concert for Disaster Relief,' which generated around $9 million.
Watch Bruno Mars Perform 'Just The Way You Are' In SpanishThe performance was for the 'One Voice: Somos Live!' benefit telethon in support of Puerto Rico.
Zuckerberg Sorry For Virtual Tour Of Devastated Puerto RicoMark Zuckerberg has apologized for showcasing Facebook’s virtual reality capability with a tour of hurricane-ravaged Puerto Rico.