January 01, 2020 1:13 pm
Puerto Rico's Fire Department said the incident occurred in the Puerto Real Marina in the town of Cabo Rojo.
October 16, 2019 7:10 am
The shootout, its piercing sound captured on videos that were widely shared on social media, unnerved people in San Juan, the Puerto Rican capital, where authorities have faced a rash of drug crime and other violence.
August 28, 2019 8:10 pm
Dorian is expected to move near or over Puerto Rico on Wednesday before approaching the island of Hispaniola, which is shared between the Dominican Republic and Haiti, according to the Miami-based National Hurricane Center.
August 28, 2019 7:07 pm
The storm is expected to pass over or near western and central Puerto Rico, with landslides, widespread flooding and power outages possible.
August 22, 2019 7:37 am
The appointments are being made following the resignation of former Gov. Ricardo Rossello after two weeks of large street protests this summer over corruption, mismanagement of funds and a leaked obscenity-laced chat.
August 08, 2019 10:12 am
Puerto Ricans are bracing for more political turmoil as the third governor in a week takes charge of the US territory still divided over who should lead the economically struggling island of 3.2 million people.
July 20, 2019 9:21 am
Hundreds of protesters on Friday gathered in streets near the governor's residence chanting, waving flags and banging pots and pans. Some carried placards reading "They Rob Us," according to videos posted on Twitter.
July 16, 2019 7:56 pm
The Chatgate scandal is threatening to buckle the 40-year-old governor are the details of a profanity-laced and misogynistic online chat with nine other members of his administration in which some of the US territory's most powerful men act like a bunch of teenagers.
April 25, 2019 11:00 am
Puerto Rico's governor is pledging to lift the US territory from a deep recession by creating more jobs, reversing a migration exodus and implementing a range of incentives as the island struggles to recover from Hurricane Maria.
April 03, 2019 10:05 am
Donald Trump asserts the territory had already received $91 billion in aid, which is flat wrong, and readers of his tweets would not know from them that Puerto Ricans are US citizens.