On foot of concerns that numbers from Puerto Rico itself could be flawed, the U.S. government is preparing to release gross domestic product data on the U.S. territory for the first time. We took a look at what the adjusted…
A U.S. judge approved a deal to address some of Puerto Rico's massive debt.
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“Every time we made contact with a community, we kept going back, and we kept going back, every day without missing a beat,” José Andrés says.
A new report by the Government Accounting Office doesn’t bode well for future disaster relief.
An executive chef in San Juan describes life in the food industry post-Hurricane Maria.
Private companies now manage public airports, water meters and the electric grid.
Residents of Puerto Rico are expressing relief that Hurricane Beryl has weakened as it sweeps over the island. But Puerto Rico is still recovering from last year’s hurricanes as more crop up in the Caribbean. One suggestion for how the island…
Thousands of families displaced by Hurricane Maria are living in hotels. The FEMA program that pays for that is about to end
Since Hurricane Maria ravaged Puerto Rico in September 2017, thousands of people have fled the island to come to the mainland. Many of them — some 1,600 families — have been staying at hotels paid for by the Transitional Shelter Assistance program…
Older evacuees in FEMA's transitional shelter program have special concerns when seeking affordable housing on the mainland.
In practical terms, the island has to prepare for the next big disaster.