#Puerto Rico

  • Article: This 8-Year-Old Boy Is Donating 1,000 Toys to Kids in Puerto Rico This Christmas
    Citizenship

    This 8-Year-Old Boy Is Donating 1,000 Toys to Kids in Puerto Rico This Christmas

    By David Brand|Dec. 13, 2017

    His toy drive for kids affected by Hurricane Maria went viral. Read more

  • Article: Bernie Sanders Introduces Legislation to Rebuild Puerto Rico With Clean Energy
    Citizenship

    Bernie Sanders Introduces Legislation to Rebuild Puerto Rico With Clean Energy

    By Andrew McMaster|Nov. 29, 2017

    Sanders’ new bill would invest billions into modernizing Puerto Rico’s infrastructure. Read more

  • Feature: 6 Weeks After Hurricane Maria, Nearly Half of Puerto Rico’s Schools Are Closed. Why?
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    6 Weeks After Hurricane Maria, Nearly Half of Puerto Rico’s Schools Are Closed. Why?

    By Phineas Rueckert|Nov. 10, 2017

    More than 500 Puerto Rican schools opened this week, but many challenges remain. Read more

  • Article: Giant Balloons Are Delivering Internet to 100K People in Puerto Rico
    Finance & Innovation

    Giant Balloons Are Delivering Internet to 100K People in Puerto Rico

    By Phineas Rueckert|Nov. 10, 2017

    Free internet, courtesy of Google’s Project Loon. Read more

  • Article: These Stores Are Still Paying Workers in Puerto Rico Even Though They’re Closed
    Finance & Innovation

    These Stores Are Still Paying Workers in Puerto Rico Even Though They’re Closed

    By Phineas Rueckert|Nov. 9, 2017

    “We believe it is the right thing for us to do under these circumstances.” Read more

  • Article: Lin-Manuel Miranda Is Bringing 'Hamilton' to Puerto Rico in January 2019
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    Lin-Manuel Miranda Is Bringing 'Hamilton' to Puerto Rico in January 2019

    By Phineas Rueckert|Nov. 9, 2017

    He’s sending a fully armed battalion to remind them of his love. Read more

  • Article: Mold Looms as Potential Health Crisis in Waterlogged Puerto Rico
    Health

    Mold Looms as Potential Health Crisis in Waterlogged Puerto Rico

    By Joe McCarthy|Nov. 2, 2017

    Mold is especially dangerous for those with asthma. Read more

  • Article: What's Next for Puerto Rico's Failing Power Grid After $300M Contract Canceled
    Finance & Innovation

    What's Next for Puerto Rico's Failing Power Grid After $300M Contract Canceled

    By Joe McCarthy|Oct. 30, 2017

    The island has an unprecedented chance to become more resilient. Read more