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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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Maria Strikes, and Puerto Rico Goes Dark

Maria Strikes, and Puerto Rico Goes Dark By LUIS FERRÉ-SADURNÍ and ANEMONA HARTOCOLLISSEPT. 20, 2017 Photo A collapsed building in Old San Juan, P.R., on Thursday. Credit Erika P. Rodriguez for The New York Times SAN JUAN, P.R. — Read … Continue reading

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After Hurricane Maria, still homeless in San Juan, but now with food and a view

http://www.miamiherald.com/news/weather/hurricane/article180377356.html A tiny encampment for the homeless, flush with supplies, has thrived on a picturesque beach on a San Juan lagoon. Israel Vila lives in a makeshift shelter along the shore and talks about his experience on Tuesday, October 17, … Continue reading

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