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Discovery of Unused Water and Other Emergency Supplies Angers Puerto Ricans

Gov. Wanda Vázquez fired the director of the emergency management agency
Puerto Rico's Disaster Agency Director Fired After Unused Hurricane Supplies Found

Puerto Rico's Disaster Agency Director Fired After Unused Hurricane Supplies Found

Puerto Rico’s disaster agency head was fired Saturday after aid supplies designated for survivors of Hurricane Maria were found unused in a warehouse.
Trump Attaches Severe Restrictions to Puerto Rico’s Long-Delayed Disaster Aid

Trump Attaches Severe Restrictions to Puerto Rico’s Long-Delayed Disaster Aid

Days after the island was hit by a 5.9-magnitude earthquake, the White House released billions in aid but placed limits on how it can be spent.
Trump Attaches Severe Restrictions to Puerto Rico’s Long-Delayed Disaster Aid

Trump Attaches Severe Restrictions to Puerto Rico’s Long-Delayed Disaster Aid

Days after the island was hit by a 5.9-magnitude earthquake, the White House released billions in aid but placed limits on how it can be spent.
Visiting Puerto Rico, Cuomo Attacks Trump’s Response to Earthquakes

Visiting Puerto Rico, Cuomo Attacks Trump’s Response to Earthquakes

“Once again, the federal government hasn’t showed up the way they should,” the New York governor said.
Visiting Puerto Rico, Cuomo Attacks Trump’s Response to Earthquakes

Visiting Puerto Rico, Cuomo Attacks Trump’s Response to Earthquakes

“Once again, the federal government hasn’t showed up the way they should,” the New York governor said.
Puerto Rico Se Levanta. Again.

Puerto Rico Se Levanta. Again.

In the wake of the recent series of earthquakes, our government has once again shown that it is utterly unprepared to meet the needs of its citizens. We are our own salvation.
Puerto Rico earthquakes are just the latest in a string of shocks for US island

Puerto Rico earthquakes are just the latest in a string of shocks for US island

First there was Hurricane Maria. Then, government upset. Now, Puerto Rico is facing the effects of devastating earthquakesA colourful and boisterous place in normal times, Guánica today presents a
More Damage to Puerto Rico as Magnitude 5.9 Earthquake Rocks Island Saturday Morning

More Damage to Puerto Rico as Magnitude 5.9 Earthquake Rocks Island Saturday Morning

America’s “Island of Enchantment” was rocked by another earthquake—following Tuesday’s devastating magnitude 6.4 earthquake. Read more...
Puerto Rico Struck by 5.9-Magnitude Shock Amid Week of Devastating Seismic Activity

Puerto Rico Struck by 5.9-Magnitude Shock Amid Week of Devastating Seismic Activity

A magnitude 5.9 earthquake struck Puerto Rico on Saturday morning, one of three powerful shocks to wrack the island recently following weeks of smaller quakes. The shake further exacerbated the
‘Too Much’: Dread Fills Puerto Ricans as New Earthquake Stuns Island

‘Too Much’: Dread Fills Puerto Ricans as New Earthquake Stuns Island

A 5.9-magnitude aftershock came on the 15th day since tremors large and small began terrorizing southern Puerto Rico.
‘Too Much’: Dread Fills Puerto Ricans as New Earthquake Stuns Island

‘Too Much’: Dread Fills Puerto Ricans as New Earthquake Stuns Island

A 5.9-magnitude aftershock came on the 15th day since tremors large and small began terrorizing southern Puerto Rico.
Another 6.0-Magnitude Earthquake Strikes Puerto Rico

Another 6.0-Magnitude Earthquake Strikes Puerto Rico

A 6.0-magnitude earthquake struck Puerto Rico on Saturday morning after the island experienced a series of aftershocks this week, including one quake on Tuesday that was the largest on the island in
Puerto Rico: more power outages after magnitude 6.0 earthquake

Puerto Rico: more power outages after magnitude 6.0 earthquake

Southern coast hit early on SaturdayMany remain in shelters or sleeping on streetsA magnitude 6.0 earthquake shook Puerto Rico on Saturday, causing further damage on the island’s southern coast, where
Puerto Ricans need mental health support after devastating earthquakes. Here's how to help.

Puerto Ricans need mental health support after devastating earthquakes. Here's how to help.

Puerto Rico needs your help. The island experienced a 6.4 magnitude earthquake on Jan. 7, which was coupled with heavy seismic activity before and after. Following that, NPR reported Friday that
With Earthquakes and Storms, Puerto Rico’s Power Grid Can’t Catch a Break

With Earthquakes and Storms, Puerto Rico’s Power Grid Can’t Catch a Break

The lines and poles rebuilt after Hurricane Maria held up, but some power plants did not, leading to another worrying blackout.
Earthquake Reveals Puerto Rico’s Electric Utility to Be Vulnerable, Again

Earthquake Reveals Puerto Rico’s Electric Utility to Be Vulnerable, Again

The lines and poles rebuilt after Hurricane Maria held up, but some power plants did not, leading to another worrying blackout.
Into The Dark: Puerto Rico After the Earthquake

Into The Dark: Puerto Rico After the Earthquake

Some residents are living precariously on the edges of roads, uncertain about a post-earthquake future.
Into The Dark: Puerto Rico After the Earthquake

Into The Dark: Puerto Rico After the Earthquake

Some residents are living precariously on the edges of roads, uncertain about a post-earthquake future.
How to Help Puerto Rico Earthquake Relief Efforts

How to Help Puerto Rico Earthquake Relief Efforts

On Tuesday, an earthquake measuring a 6.4 magnitude struck the island of Puerto Rico, unleashing a series of aftershocks that have leveled homes and structures on the island; this earthquake closely