Puerto Rico

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This Mom Called Out Puerto Rico’s Candidates for Governor. She Has a Damn Good Reason.

The single mom of a 27-year-old man with cerebral palsy thinks most of the candidates lack awareness and commitment toward people with disabilities

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This Puerto Rican Voted for the Same Party for 30 Years. Not This Election.

For decades Lourdes Batista voted for the Popular Democratic Party, but she is ready to support a new proposal now.

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Will Puerto Rico Move to a 4-Day Workweek? The Biggest Moments From the Final Gubernatorial Debate

Puerto Rico candidates for governor discussed economic development, gay tourism, and the island's political status during last night's debate.

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Puerto Rico 911 Call Centers Are Shutting Down Because Employees Have Coronavirus

The two emergency call centers on the island are inoperative after several employees tested positive for COVID-19. Politicians criticized the Department of Public Safety for its lack of planning.

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More Than 2,000 Puerto Rican Children Have COVID-19

Since August, the increase in cases within this population group has been constant despite remote schooling.

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Federal Prosecutors Are Ramping up Efforts to Tackle Corruption in Puerto Rico

The head of local federal prosecutors said he has assigned attorneys to investigate corruption, including money laundering, violent crimes, suspicious financial activities, and child pornography.

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Puerto Rico Police Investigate Security Carrying Long Rifles During Trump Rally

A photo of a local senator flanked by men with rifles at a Trump rally in Puerto Rico has raised concern and prompted a police investigation.