#Puerto Rico

  • Article: Chef José Andrés Shares How He Fed Puerto Rico in Riveting TED Talk
    Food & Hunger

    Chef José Andrés Shares How He Fed Puerto Rico in Riveting TED Talk

    By Phineas Rueckert  and  Erica Sanchez|April 11, 2018

    His TED talk is a must watch. Read more

  • Article: 6 Months After Hurricane Maria, More Than 100,000 Puerto Ricans Are Still Without Power
    Environment

    6 Months After Hurricane Maria, More Than 100,000 Puerto Ricans Are Still Without Power

    By Phineas Rueckert|March 20, 2018

    Some won’t have power until May. Read more

  • Article: Virgin Island Residents Could Be Plunged into Poverty by Hurricanes
    Finance & Innovation

    Virgin Island Residents Could Be Plunged into Poverty by Hurricanes

    By David Brand|Feb. 7, 2018

    Thousands of Virgin Islanders don’t have the money to repair their homes or find new ones. Read more

  • Article: Puerto Rican School Erupts With Cheers After Electricity Comes Back on for First Time in 112 Days
    Education

    Puerto Rican School Erupts With Cheers After Electricity Comes Back on for First Time in 112 Days

    By Phineas Rueckert|Jan. 18, 2018

    “No pare, sigue, sigue!” Read more

  • Article: 1,000 Refugees Are Going to an NFL Game Thanks to This NFL Team Owner
    Citizenship

    1,000 Refugees Are Going to an NFL Game Thanks to This NFL Team Owner

    By Joe McCarthy|Jan. 5, 2018

    After his team finally made the playoffs, this owner knew how he wanted to celebrate. Read more

  • Article: As 2018 Approaches, a Third of Puerto Rico’s Residents Don’t Have Power
    Health

    As 2018 Approaches, a Third of Puerto Rico’s Residents Don’t Have Power

    By Joe McCarthy|Dec. 22, 2017

    And the death toll from the hurricane is possibly far higher than the federal government’s account. Read more

  • 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