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2020 Puerto Rico earthquakes – Is it safe to visit Puerto Rico with the recent earthquake activity in the news? YES

Is it safe to visit Puerto Rico?  The answer is YES. Despite the recent earthquakes in the news in Puerto Rico, it is safe to visit.  First of all, most tourists arrive at the airport in SJU, San Juan, which … Continue reading

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Puerto Rico’s earthquakes pile up fresh challenges for the US territory

https://www.latimes.com/world-nation/story/2020-01-10/puerto-ricos-earthquakes-pile-up-fresh-struggles-for-the-u-s-territory Puerto Rico’s earthquakes pile up fresh challenges for the U.S. territory A Guayanilla, Puerto Rico, church was heavily damaged in a magnitude 6.4 earthquake. (Jorge Castillo / Los Angeles Times) By Jorge Castillo Jan. 10, 2020 9 AM GUAYANILLA, Puerto … Continue reading

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Puerto Rico earthquake aftershocks again rattle coastline as residents deal with disaster after disaster

https://www.washingtonpost.com/national/puerto-rico-earthquake-aftershocks-again-rattle-coastline-as-residents-deal-with-disaster-after-disaster/2020/01/11/f3c843a6-347f-11ea-9313-6cba89b1b9fb_story.html Puerto Rico earthquake aftershocks again rattle coastline as residents deal with disaster after disaster (The Washington Post) By Arelis R. Hernández and Cristina Corujo  January 11, 2020 at 5:35 PM EST GUÁNICA, Puerto Rico — Puerto Rico has not stopped … Continue reading

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Another earthquake hits Puerto Rico with 5.9 magnitude on January 11, 2020

https://edition.cnn.com/2020/01/11/us/puerto-rico-earthquake/index.html Another earthquake hits Puerto Rico with 5.9 magnitude By Nicole Chavez, Maria Santana and Jay Croft, CNN Updated 2211 GMT (0611 HKT) January 11, 2020 Ponce, Puerto Rico (CNN)An 5.9 magnitude earthquake rattled Puerto Rico on Saturday, fueling anxiety … Continue reading

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Magnitude 6 shock rocks quake-stunned Puerto Rico, January 11, 2020, Saturday 9:54 AM

https://apnews.com/fd6b234395379a876bddc74e1b882d43 Tremors felt in the San Juan metro area, but power still on in the metro. Magnitude 6 shock rocks quake-stunned Puerto Rico By DANICA COTO 1-11-2020 Men who lost their homes in a 6.4 magnitude earthquake stand inside a … Continue reading

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Puerto Rico slowly brings back electricity after powerful earthquake

http://news.trust.org/item/20200108102705-whjbu Puerto Rico slowly brings back electricity after powerful earthquake by Reuters Wednesday, 8 January 2020 14:30 GMT By Luis Valentin Ortiz SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico, Jan 8 (Reuters) – Puerto Rico’s power grid crept back to service on Wednesday … Continue reading

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Puerto Rico Gov Declares State of Emergency After Earthquakes Rattle Island

Puerto Rico Gov Declares State of Emergency After Earthquakes Rattle Island Puerto Rico Gov Declares State of Emergency After Earthquakes Rattle Island By José Alvarado Vega on January 7, 2020 Gov. Wanda Vázquez meets with government officials (Courtesy) SAN JUAN … Continue reading

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