Puerto Rico Evacs Ordered As Hurricane Maria Becomes Category Four

Energy | Tim Pearce
Hurricane Maria is shown in the Atlantic Ocean about 85 miles east of Martinique in this NASA handout satellite photo

‘This is going to be a catastrophic event’

PHOTOS: Hurricane Irma Causes Near Total Destruction To Small Caribbean Island

US | Chris White

‘This hurricane is far too powerful’

Puerto Rico Won't Have Power For Nearly Six Months As Hurricane Irma Bears Down

US | Chris White

[P]arts of Puerto Rico could be without power for four to six months

Hurricane Irma Has Completely Blotted Out Puerto Rico From Satellite Images

US | Michael Bastasch
Hurricane Irma a record Category 5 storm churns across the Atlantic Ocean on a collision course with Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands

‘Everything is blown out’

Trump Issues Emergency Declarations As Irma Approaches

Energy | Michael Bastasch
U.S. President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump depart the White House in Washington on their way to view storm damage in Texas, U.S., September 2, 2017. REUTERS/Yuri Gripas

The Virgin Islands is already letting the National Guard seize guns and ammo

Look Out, Puerto Rico. Irma Is On The Way

World | Anders Hagstrom
Governor Ricardo Rossello (L) talks with reporters after a speech in San Juan, Puerto Rico, March 9, 2017. REUTERS/Nick Brown

‘The emergency plan is activated’

Bankrupt Puerto Rico Gave Millions To Sketchy Firms With Government Ties

Investigative Group | Ethan Barton
A person carries a Puerto Rican national flag during a protest against the government's austerity measures as Puerto Rico faces a deadline on Monday to restructure its $70 billion debt load or open itself up to lawsuits from creditors, in San Juan, Puerto Rico May 1, 2017. REUTERS/Alvin Baez - RTS14QAQ

Closed nearly 200 schools to save $7 million

President Trump Can Help Get Puerto Rico Back On Track

Opinion | Andrew F. Quinlan
A person carries a Puerto Rican national flag during a protest against the government's austerity measures as Puerto Rico faces a deadline on Monday to restructure its $70 billion debt load or open itself up to lawsuits from creditors, in San Juan, Puerto Rico May 1, 2017. REUTERS/Alvin Baez - RTS14QAQ

The nation’s current fiscal direction is simply unsustainable

Aliens Could Be Behind 'Peculiar' Radio Signals From Nearby Star

Energy | Andrew Follett
Satellite dish sky sun stars communication technology network image background for design sunset (Shutterstock/Thaiview)

‘I have a Pina Colada ready to celebrate’

Puerto Rico And The Mess To Come

Opinion | Derek Hunter

This will set the precedent for future bankruptcies going forward, so it must be done fairly and right

Puerto Rican Voters: Statehood Is 'Our Only Hope'

US | Robert Donachie
Puerto Rico Governor Ricardo Rossello (C) shows his ballot paper next to his wife Beatriz Rossello as Puerto Ricans head to the polls on Sunday to decide whether they want their struggling U.S. territory to become the 51st U.S. state, in Guaynabo, Puerto Rico June 11, 2017. REUTERS/Alvin Baez

‘The U.S. Congress won’t want to do anything’

Terrorist Ends Up Giving Up Honor From Puerto Rican Day Parade

US | Kerry Picket

‘He declined the honorary title at the parade. We respect that decision’

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
Governor Ricardo Rossello (L) talks with reporters after a speech in San Juan, Puerto Rico, March 9, 2017. REUTERS/Nick Brown

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.