Stories tagged: "Puerto Rico"


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Traveling Back Home to Puerto Rico During the Pandemic? Here’s What You Need to Know.

Here are some steps you must follow for the sake of everyone's health.

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Todo lo que debes saber si vas a viajar pronto a Puerto Rico

Muchos puertorriqueños regresan a la isla en esta temporada, pero en el 2020 las cosas no son iguales y hay unos pasos que debes seguir por el bien de todos.

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Brawl Breaks Out During Puerto Rico’s General Vote Audit

A judge ordered the local State Elections Commission to provide a list of early-voting requests to officials. The situation took a sudden turn for the worse.

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Arecibo Observatory in Puerto Rico Officially Closes. It’s a Massive Blow to Science.

The National Science Foundation said it’s too dangerous to keep operating the single dish radio telescope given the significant damage it recently sustained.

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Puerto Rico’s Tourism Industry Is Suffering. High Season Is Not Looking Any Better.

The local government has imposed measures that limit beach use to exercise only. Many tourists have already canceled their travel plans to the island for the following months.

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Beloved Activist Nilda Álvarez Took a Stand Against Femicide in Puerto Rico. Now She’s One of the Latest Victims.

As of Nov. 18th, 42 women have been murdered on the island so far this year.

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Kristian Bob Looks to Perreo as a Way to Examine Social Issues

The Puerto Rican artist is a a fan of socially-conscious music, and thinks urban music is the “ideal vehicle” for delivering a message.