De Blasio Confirms He Will March In Parade Honoring Puerto Rican Terrorist

Politics | Kerry Picket
New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio speaks regarding the U.S. President Donald Trump's federal budget proposal at the City Hall in New York, U.S., March 16, 2017. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

‘…part of the life of our city’

Family Vanishes While Flying Through Bermuda Triangle

US | Eric Lieberman
Jet flying over a remote island and ocean. [Shutterstock - MO_SES Premium]

‘No indication of significant adverse weather’

Puerto Rico Caused These Funds To Lose $5.4 Billion

Business | Robert Donachie
Students of the University of Puerto Rico protest as a meeting of the Financial Oversight and Management Board for Puerto Rico is taking place at the Convention Center in San Juan, Puerto Rico March 31, 2017. Picture taken March 31, 2017. REUTERS/Alvin Baez

Puerto Rican debt was paying nearly 10 percent

Puerto Rican Bankruptcy Sets A Horrible Precedent

Opinion | Derek Hunter

The island needs comprehensive structural reform in how their government does what it does.

Puerto Ricans Are Americans -- Don't Push Them Off A Fiscal Cliff

Opinion | Solomon Ortiz
Students of the University of Puerto Rico protest as a meeting of the Financial Oversight and Management Board for Puerto Rico is taking place at the Convention Center in San Juan, Puerto Rico March 31, 2017. Picture taken March 31, 2017. REUTERS/Alvin Baez

Congress need to ask if they are willing let one million Americans risk going without healthcare.

Puerto Rico Must Get Debt Negotiations Right For The Sake Of The People

Opinion | Ronnie Shows

If creditors aren’t treated equally and fairly, the only sure losers will be the poor people of Puerto Rico.

Puerto Rican Activists Beg EPA To Finally Shut Down 'Illegal Landfills'

Energy | Michael Bastasch
FILE PHOTO: Scott Pruitt, administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), speaks to employees of the agency in Washington, U.S., February 21, 2017. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts/File Photo

‘You have the authority’

The US Is Subsidizing Daycare In Puerto Rico, And It's A Total Disaster

Politics | Kathryn Watson
A group of friends play together at a playground in Deline, Northwest Territories, Canada. September 5, 2016. REUTERS/Pat Kane

Ninety nine percent of the program is vulnerable to fraud

YOU'RE FIRED! Heads Roll At Veterans Affairs On Day One

US | Luke Rosiak
Mug shots of fired VA workers DeWayne Hamlin and Elizabeth Rivera / Police photos

Hospital director canned on inauguration day, one of multiple belated VA firings this week

How To Steal $70 Billion And Get Away With It

Opinion | Richard Lawless

The politicians have made it clear that Wall Street and municipal agencies are off limits.

New York Mayor Celebrates Obama's Commutation Of Terrorist Leader's Sentence

Politics | Derek Hunter
New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

De Blasio cheered the freeing of the leader of a group that murdered 4 in New York City.

Huge Chinese Telescope Joins Search For Aliens Around Mystery Star

Energy | Andrew Follett
Satellite dish view at night with milky way in the sky. (Shutterstock.com/sdecoret)

‘The most sensitive telescope in the world capable of conducting SETI observations’

VA Leaders Conference Features Boss Under Corruption Probe

US | Luke Rosiak
VA Director Dewayne Hamlin. US Government Photo: http://www.caribbean.va.gov/about/leadership.asp

‘I have been at a Leaders Developing Leaders Conference with almost 600 of VA’s Leaders’

VA Hires Another Sex Offender To Care For Vulnerable, Elderly Vets

Defense | Luke Rosiak
VA sex offender Edwin Trinidad. Photo from Puerto Rico government's sex offender registry.

Puerto Rico VA hospital seems to be a magnet for wide variety of criminals

New Space Race Continues As China Unveils World's Largest Telescope

Energy | Andrew Follett
Satellite dish view at night with milky way in the sky. (Shutterstock.com/sdecoret)

More than 8,000 people from eight villages were forcefully relocated to build it

Here's How EPA Red Tape Forced 3.5 Million Puerto Ricans To Live In The Dark

Energy | Andrew Follett
A customer visits a grocery lit with candles due to a power cut, in Simferopol, Crimea, November 22, 2015. (REUTERS/Pavel Rebrov)

‘The system is not designed to withstand a failure of this magnitude’

Confessions Of A Wall Street Whistleblower

Opinion | Richard Lawless

It’s clear who the bad actors in the Puerto Rican debt crisis are, but the government and press continue to do nothing.