Voters urged to remember Trump's response to Hurricane Maria ahead of VP's 'Latinos for Trump' talk.
President Donald Trump was accused of harboring "hatred" for Puerto Rico by a Democratic Florida state representative in the wake of a devastating earthquake on the island Tuesday.
Puerto Rico was hit by a 6.4 magnitude earthquake Tuesday which left one man dead and hundreds of thousands without running water.
Tuesday's earthquake killed at least one person and injured multiple others.
Estimated economic losses are as high as 1 percent of Puerto Rico's GDP.
The "Window Beach" is located in the Boca neighborhood of Guanyanilla, between Cerro Toro and Punta Ventana, Puerto Rico.
On National Coquito Day, we explore the history of the traditional Puerto Rican Christmas drink as well as recipes and rum discounts.
"If this administration is going to behave in unprecedented ways to hold up legitimate processes, we're going to have to figure out ways to influence that," said Democratic Congressman David Price. "It's just as simple as that."
The department's choice to withhold billions of dollars in appropriated funds has angered Democrats, who are considering whether Congress may need more "drastic moves" to force HUD to release the money.
An "annoyed" Harvard University student appeared on Fox News to complain about the "empty activism" of climate change protesters who he said ruined the Harvard-Yale football game.
Jeff Smiley III was arrested after allegedly assaulting the female passenger aboard a Norwegian Cruise Line vessel while the ship was in international waters on November 4, according to the FBI.
The refusal by HUD to release the rule book for how the funds can be applied for—and subsequently spent—indefinitely prohibits Puerto Rico's access to more than $8 billion for projects meant to minimize the impact of future storms.
"The climate crisis is feeding monster hurricanes that bring suffering and death to some of our nation's most vulnerable wildlife," the author of a new report said.
Karen hit Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands, while Lorenzo is not expected to make landfall in any U.S. territories.
Karen wasn't forecasted to hit Puerto Rico directly, however, the island could expect heavy rain and wind.
Karen is expected to bring heavy rainfall and gusty winds to Puerto Rico and both the British and U.S. Virgin Islands.
Karen is the 11th named storm of the 2019 Atlantic Hurricane Season and could cause flash flooding and mudslides.
Democrats plan to investigate why HUD has missed a 90-day deadline to begin allowing Puerto Rico to apply for more than $8 billion in allocated mitigation funds for natural disasters.
Dorian strengthened into a Category 1 hurricane on Wednesday shortly before it arrived at the U.S. and British Virgin Islands.
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, a New York Democrat of Puerto Rican heritage, swiped at President Donald Trump on Twitter over his boast.
"As we just reported, there's no new wall," Smith said, "only replacement for walls which were in need of repair or upgrade. Those are the facts."
These videos were taken on land and at sea, showing the strength that Dorian packs as a category 1 hurricane. It is expected to become a category 3 before making landfall.
Less than two years after Hurricane Maria struck the island and ravaged much of its infrastructure, reporters on the ground say Puerto Rico is vulnerable to the effects of Hurricane Dorian.
Trump reportedly decided to move millions from FEMA's disaster relief fund to boost resources to migrant detention at the southern border.
A hurricane watch is in effect for Puerto Rico and parts of the Dominican Republic with the storm expected to gradually strengthen.
The storm has increased wind strength, and it appears to be on a path to become a hurricane this week as it nears Puerto Rico.
The Saturday afternoon update by the National Hurricane Center stated that Dorian's center was approximately 725 miles east-southeast of Barbados and moving west at 12 mph.
President Trump has been talking in private about buying Greenland for over a year, according to a report by the New York Times.
"Puerto Rico is part of America. What's the big issue with us having our flag?"