Stories tagged: "coronavirus pandemic"


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UPDATED: This Map Shows Where Coronavirus Is Hitting Hardest in Puerto Rico

Gov. Wanda Vázquez announced a wide reopening that allows the use of beaches and a limited opening of gyms, casinos, and movie theaters.

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Health Authorities Searching for Hundreds Who Attended Maskless Party in Morovis

A foreign company hosted a massive party at a private estate in Morovis, Puerto Rico, where attendees did not follow safety protocols. The police and health authorities on the island are searching for the revelers.

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UPDATED: This Map Shows Where and Who Coronavirus Has Hit the Hardest This Week in PR

The local Medical Task Force lacks COVID tracking information needed to recommend new safety measures that the government will implement on Sept. 11.

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Sen. Kamala Harris and Rep. Mucarsel-Powell Plan Big Boost for Latinos in South Florida

The Democratic vice presidential candidate and the Florida representative launch “Nuestros Negocios, Nuestro Futuro.”

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UPDATED: This Map Shows Where and Who Coronavirus Has Hit the Hardest This Week in PR

The local Medical Task Force will evaluate new CDC guidelines, which now say asymptomatic people exposed to the coronavirus may not need to be tested.

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South Florida Superintendents Consider Reopening Schools Mid-September

The announcement came two days after Florida teachers won their legal battle with Gov. Ron DeSantis, who pushed to reopen schools by the end of August.

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Puerto Rico’s Resident Commissioner Has Tested Positive for COVID-19

Jenniffer González is the fifth politician of the pro-statehood party (PNP) who has tested positive for COVID-19 since March. She was in direct contact with several federal officials who visited the island last week.