#Puerto Rico

  • Article: Public Health Emergency Declared in Puerto Rico After Earthquakes

    Public Health Emergency Declared in Puerto Rico After Earthquakes

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Brandon Wiggins|Jan. 9, 2020

    Hundreds of earthquakes have hit the US territory since Dec. 28. Read more

  • Article: 5 Ways to Help in the Aftermath of the Puerto Rico Earthquakes

    5 Ways to Help in the Aftermath of the Puerto Rico Earthquakes

    By Joe McCarthy|Jan. 8, 2020

    The US territory is still recovering from Hurricane Maria. Read more

  • Article: 16 Million FEMA Water Bottles in Puerto Rico Expired Before Anyone Could Drink Them

    16 Million FEMA Water Bottles in Puerto Rico Expired Before Anyone Could Drink Them

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Leah Rodriguez|Aug. 5, 2019

    An expert says it doesn’t make sense. Read more

  • Article: Heat Waves, Health Crises, and Hope: 13 Photos From Around the World This Week

    Heat Waves, Health Crises, and Hope: 13 Photos From Around the World This Week

    By Olivia Kestin  and  Sushmita Roy|July 26, 2019

    Devastating heat waves, now a common occurrence, struck many parts of Europe this week. Read more

  • Article: Oprah Just Donated $2 Million to Puerto Rico Hurricane Relief

    Oprah Just Donated $2 Million to Puerto Rico Hurricane Relief

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Leah Rodriguez|April 9, 2019

    Lin Manuel-Miranda’s efforts to support the island encouraged her to take action. Read more

  • Article: This UC Berkeley Student's Life Changed After She Went to Puerto Rico to Rebuild Houses

    This UC Berkeley Student's Life Changed After She Went to Puerto Rico to Rebuild Houses

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Dana Brandes-Simon|Nov. 26, 2018

    Hasti Ahmadi went on a service trip to Puerto Rico — and stayed longer to have a greater impact. Read more

  • Video: Reconnecting Puerto Rico to Speed Relief Efforts after Hurricane Maria

    Reconnecting Puerto Rico to Speed Relief Efforts after Hurricane Maria

    From Cisco|Sept. 27, 2018

    NetHope and Cisco helped communities re-establish communications with the rest of the world. Read more

  • Article: One Year Later, Puerto Rico Still Hasn't Recovered From Hurricane Maria

    One Year Later, Puerto Rico Still Hasn't Recovered From Hurricane Maria

    Sept. 20, 2018

    To say that the island of 3.3 million has not yet recovered is an understatement. Read more