The Supreme Court refused to hear a case by four environmental groups trying to halt the construction of the border wall.
Phase three of reopening kicks-off amid a spike in positive cases and hospitalizations, a severe drought, and more tremors that were felt in the south of the island.
A larger-than-usual dust plume brings unhealthy air to the region this week and makes its way to the United States mainland next week.
In three years, Trump reversed important environmental regulations that affect people on the island “first and foremost” as well as minorities in the U.S.
Chuck Schumer and Nydia Velázquez file a petition taking into account an active hurricane season is expected, amid Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands' unreadiness to face it.
This year, Puerto Rico’s residents have to deal with additional challenges in facing a hurricane season expected to be more active than normal.
Reduction of mobility has a flip side: Lower carbon emissions are improving air quality. Just in time for Earth's Day.