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San Juan Mayor Says Puerto Rico Citizens Didn’t Get Stimulus Check

San Juan Mayor Says Puerto Rican Citizens Didn't Get Stimulus Check

Some people across the country have had the pleasure of getting their bank accounts stimulated, but citizens in Puerto Rico are still waiting for their money to be disbursed. The mayor of San Juan, Puerto Rico, Carmen Yulín Cruz, told MSNBC on Saturday the people in the United States territory are still waiting for the […]

Another Earthquake in the Caribbean… Puerto Rico Hit Again

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Another massive earthquake has hit the Caribbean paradise, Puerto Rico, and it has left islanders wondering “What is going on?” It has been a little under a month (Jan. 7th) since “La Isla Bonita” was hit with the devastating effects of the 6.4 magnitude temblor. So, people are still trying to recover. This newest quake, […]

Oprah Donates $2 Million to Puerto Rico Following 2017 Hurricane Maria

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Oprah Winfrey made a generous donation towards the Puerto Rico hurricane relief efforts. The island has yet to fully recover from Hurricane Maria which resulted in thousands of deaths and billions of dollars in damages in 2017. As a result, the legendary media maven has donated a total of $2 million dollars. $1 million to […]

Cardi B Blasts Jet Ski Company for Selling Pictures With Offset to TMZ

Cardi B Blasts Jet Ski Company for Selling Pictures With Offset to TMZ

Cardi B was trying to enjoy jet skiing with her husband, Offset, on the low, but apparently, the water sport company sold images of them to TMZ. Bardi was spotted in Puerto Rico over the weekend because she was set to take the stage at the Electric Holiday Festival. The Migos rapper was just there […]

Christina Milian’s Home Was Burglarized for the Second Time in 4 Days

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Christina Milian and her acclaimed French sweetheart, M. Pokora, may need to get ’round-the-time security at their cushion since it’s been broken into again for the second time in four days. Law enforcement sources tell TMZ the couple’s San Fernando Valley home was burglarized Tuesday night after evildoers advanced in at around 10 PM. The most […]

SOURCE LATINO: Puerto Rico Increases Hurricane Maria Death Toll to 2,975

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Officials in Puerto Rico now say 2,975 people died following Hurricane Maria – a devastating storm that struck the US island territory in September 2017. The revised death toll is nearly 50 times the previous estimate of 64. Governor Ricardo Rossello “accepted” the findings in a long-awaited independent investigation. REGISTER TO VOTE GET ELECTION REMINDERS […]

Puerto Rican Government Claims 1,400 Lives Were Lost as Result of Hurricane Maria

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Puerto Rico has continued to deal with the effects from a hurricane that happened last fall. Hurricane Maria devastated the island causing mass flooding, destruction of power grids and many deaths which new reports reveal are up significantly than the previously stated number. Puerto Rican officials on the island have determined that 1,427 deaths in […]

Puerto Ricans Celebrate Their Heritage but Problems Still Plague the Homeland

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The Puerto Rican Day Parade in New York City is ordinarily a happy occasion with music, food, floats, marching bands, dancers, all coming together to show pride and celebrate the culture that is Puerto Rico. This year was no different with thousands lined up on 5th Avenue in the heart of Manhattan watching the marchers, […]

Beyonce Brings J. Balvin to Peform “Mi Gente” for Part 2 of Beychella

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Beyonce snatched all of our edges last weekend during the first weekend of Coachella, Beychella. Week 2 was just as good as week 1, with a few special bonuses. For starters. Bey switched up the Beyonce Knowles University’s uniform colors from yellow to pink. Plus she brought out surprise guest, J. Balvin, to perform his hit […]

SOURCE LATINO: Puerto Rico Hit With Island-Wide Blackout

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Puerto Rico, suffering from an unstable power grid since Hurricane Maria, has been hit by an island-wide power outage, the Associated Press has reported, suffering unstable power grid following hurricane on Wednesday. The hurricane inflicted widespread damage to homes and infrastructure when it hit Puerto Rico in September, including wiping out power across the Caribbean […]

Akon Was Denied Contract to Restore Power to Puerto Rico

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TMZ caught up with singer and humanitarian, Akon on Saturday to ask him about the recovery situation in Puerto Rico after Hurricane Maria. In 2015, Akon became the center of attention for his work in Africa with his Akon Lighting Africa venture. To date, Akon has brought electricity to millions of homes in Africa with […]

Half Of Puerto Rico’s Electricity Customers Still Lack Power

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Almost half of the electricity customers in Puerto Rico lack power, according to officials on the island, 100 days after Hurricane Maria hit the island. Government officials on the island told The Associated Press on Friday that only 55 percent of Puerto Rico’s 1.5 million electricity customers have power. REGISTER TO VOTE GET ELECTION REMINDERS […]