President Trump blamed the delay on Democrats in Congress who approved the funding and pushed for its release.
Two tropical storms are advancing across the Caribbean, posing potentially historic threats to the U.S. Gulf Coast.
Tropical Storm Laura was expected to impact Puerto Rico, the Virgin Islands, and several other countries on Saturday, August 22, forecasters said, bringing the threat of heavy rainfall and flooding. Credit: Christine Kramar via Storyful
Puerto Rico Gov. Wanda Vázquez has acknowledged losing the primary of her pro-statehood party to Pedro Pierluisi, who briefly served as the U.S. territory’s governor last year amid political turmoil.
Puerto Rico’s historic primaries were marred on Sunday by a lack of voting materials in a majority of centers across the U.S. territory that forced frustrated voters who braved a spike in COVID-19 cases to turn around and go back home.
Tropical Storm Isaias is battering Puerto Rico and the Dominican Republic.
Forecasters have issued a tropical storm warning for Puerto Rico and other parts of the Caribbean as officials expect a disturbance in the Atlantic to soon strengthen into a tropical storm
Gov. Wanda Vázquez says an ongoing curfew will remain in place until July 31.
Puerto Rico faced the possibility of political turmoil Tuesday as the U.S. territory's governor welcomed an investigation into allegations that she obstructed justice amid calls from the main opposition party for a legislative probe and a possible impeachment process.
Puerto Rico's governor on Tuesday announced strict new rules for all passengers flying into Puerto Rico in a bid to curb coronavirus cases as officials blame recent outbreaks on those who flew to the U.S. territory and were infected.
A cloud of dust traveled across the Atlantic Ocean.
A judge on Thursday gave Puerto Rico’s education secretary 24 hours to open all public school cafeterias in the U.S. territory or face arrest as impoverished students struggle to obtain free meals amid the pandemic.
There were no immediate reports of casualties.
Two planned regular-season MLB series in Mexico and Puerto Rico have been canceled.
Cruise ships and ferries barred from docking.
U.S. protectorates and territories play a role in electing delegates in the 2020 presidential primaries.
Puerto Rico's Industrial Development Company, a government agency, transferred millions of dollars to a fraudulent account.
The epicenter was located about 14 miles southeast of the town of Guanica along the island’s southern coast.
The quake struck around 3:20 p.m. on Saturday just south of Indios.
The Brandywine Valley SPCA is working to help animals affected by an onslaught of seismic activity in Puerto Rico.