Daily Archives: January 22, 2020

Anger grows in Puerto Rico over hidden emergency aid, government corruption

https://www.miamiherald.com/news/nation-world/world/americas/article239469148.html Anger grows in Puerto Rico over hidden emergency aid, government corruption By Jim Wyss January 20, 2020 05:17 PM Residents of Puerto Rico help those affected by the earthquakes that hit the southern part of the Island last week … Continue reading

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Multi-Million Dollar Corruption Behind Puerto Rico’s Leaked Chat, Journalists Say

https://www.occrp.org/en/daily/10261-multi-million-dollar-corruption-behind-puerto-rico-s-leaked-chat-journalists-say Multi-Million Dollar Corruption Behind Puerto Rico’s Leaked Chat, Journalists Say Published: Friday, 19 July 2019 17:23 Written by Samuel Trilling Puerto Rico’s Center for Investigative Journalism published a story on Thursday that claims three members of the Governor Ricardo … Continue reading

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Puerto Ricans Protest Disaster Recovery Mismanagement

Puerto Ricans Protest Disaster Recovery Mismanagement Puerto Ricans Protest Disaster Recovery Mismanagement By María Soledad Dávila Calero on January 21, 2020 (María Soledad Dávila Calero /CB) SAN JUAN — Protests erupted Monday around Puerto Rico and stateside as a response … Continue reading

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Trump Attaches Severe Restrictions to Puerto Rico’s Long-Delayed Disaster Aid From Hurricane Maria

  https://www.washingtonpost.com/business/2020/01/15/dangling-disaster-relief-funds-white-house-require-puerto-rico-implement-reforms Trump Attaches Severe Restrictions to Puerto Rico’s Long-Delayed Disaster Aid By The New York Times on January 16, 2020 People fill a temporary shelter at a municipal stadium in Guayanilla, Puerto Rico, Jan. 10, 2020. The Trump administration … Continue reading

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The USGS publishes a timely latest earthquake activity map with a useful auto-update feature

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Cruise ship visit cancellations to Puerto Rico will be a ‘great loss for tourism’

https://newsismybusiness.com/cruise-ship-visit-cancellations-great-loss-for-tourism Cruise ship visit cancellations ‘great loss for tourism’ November 27, 2019 The announcement comes on the heels of the Florida and Caribbean Cruise Association’s annual convention, held in Puerto Rico last month. The decision by cruise ship giant Royal … Continue reading

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Former Sagrado Corazón parking in Hato Rey to become Wagons 27 Food Truck Lot

Former Sagrado Corazón parking in Hato Rey to become Wagons 27 Food Truck Lot Former Sagrado Corazón parking in Hato Rey to become Wagons 27 Food Truck Lot January 13, 2020 Half of the five-acre property located between Ponce de … Continue reading

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