hurricane maria

BOSTON | World Series champ Red Sox accept invitation to White House

BOSTON— The Boston Red Sox have accepted an invitation to the White House to celebrate their World Series championship. “We’ve accepted and we’re going to see if there’s a date that works,” team President Sam Kennedy said Monday night before the premiere of the ballclub’s 2018 highlight video. Once a standard, non-partisan perk of winning … Continue reading BOSTON | World Series champ Red Sox accept invitation to White House

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico | Puerto Rico approves laws for insurance holders post-Maria

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico  — The governor of Puerto Rico overhauled the U.S. territory’s insurance laws on Tuesday to help protect policy holders as thousands of claims remain unresolved more than a year after Hurricane Maria. Gov. Ricardo Rossello signed six laws into effect as he stressed that his administration was not pleased with how … Continue reading SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico | Puerto Rico approves laws for insurance holders post-Maria

EL YUNQUE, Puerto Rico | Scientists work to save wild Puerto Rican parrot after Maria

EL YUNQUE, Puerto Rico— Biologists are trying to save the last of the endangered Puerto Rican parrots after more than half the population of the bright green birds with turquoise-tipped wings disappeared when Hurricane Maria hit Puerto Rico and destroyed their habitat and food sources. In the tropical forest of El Yunque, only two of … Continue reading EL YUNQUE, Puerto Rico | Scientists work to save wild Puerto Rican parrot after Maria

SAVANNAH, Ga  | Report: Pilot error cause of deadly military plane crash

SAVANNAH, Ga.  — The cause of a military plane crash that left nine people dead outside Savannah, Georgia, was pilot error, according to a report by the U.S. Air Force Accident Investigation Board. Nine airmen from the Puerto Rico National Guard died May 2 when the plane plunged onto Georgia Highway 21 shortly after takeoff … Continue reading SAVANNAH, Ga  | Report: Pilot error cause of deadly military plane crash

BOSTON | Red Sox unsure on White House visit if invited by Trump

BOSTON— The Boston Red Sox say they haven’t decided whether they will visit the White House if invited by President Donald Trump. Manager Alex Cora said Thursday he wants to use the platform he has as a World Series champion in the right way. A native Puerto Rican, Cora has been outspoken about the need … Continue reading BOSTON | Red Sox unsure on White House visit if invited by Trump

PMI Puerto Rico Awarded Franchise of The Year After Overcoming Disaster Brought by Hurricane Maria to Achieve Business Growth

  SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico/ Oct. 31, 2018 (STL.News)– PMI Puerto Rico has been named 2018 Franchise of the Year by Property Management Inc. (PMI). Every year PMI grants this award to a franchise that shows leadership and innovation while magnifying the PMI franchise model and PMI Puerto Rico, led by owner Miguel Hernandez, is … Continue reading PMI Puerto Rico Awarded Franchise of The Year After Overcoming Disaster Brought by Hurricane Maria to Achieve Business Growth

US Pacific territory will need help to recover from typhoon

Residents of a U.S. territory in the Pacific ravaged by Super Typhoon Yutu are hopeful for help from the federal government as they dig out from damage including crumbled concrete houses, smashed cars and fallen utility poles. Used to riding out monster homes, about 50,000 people living in the U.S. Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana … Continue reading US Pacific territory will need help to recover from typhoon

U.S. Political News: Pelosi Statement on One Year Since Hurricane Maria

SAN FRANCISCO, CA – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi issued the following statement marking one year since Hurricane Maria struck Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands: “A full year after Hurricane Maria wreaked unprecedented devastation and suffering in Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands, our fellow Americans are still struggling to heal, rebuild and … Continue reading U.S. Political News: Pelosi Statement on One Year Since Hurricane Maria